Fodor's Expert Review Ayun Stream Nature Reserve

Metulla Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

In summer, the stream that gives this nature reserve its name slows to a trickle because the water is channeled away to irrigate crops. In winter, though, the water gushes, becoming a beautiful backdrop for hiking trips. Two trails meander through the reserve; the shorter one, taking about half an hour, begins and ends in the lower parking lot and goes to Tanur (Oven) Falls, the most famous of the reserve's four waterfalls. The longer one, taking 1½ hours, begins in the upper parking lot and leads downstream.

Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

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East of Rte. 90
Metulla, Northern District  1029200, Israel


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Rate Includes: NIS 29

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