Free camping Israel
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Join in and discover the Beauty of Free camping in Israel

Free camping in Israel is legal and popular, throughout hundreds of free campsites across the country.
Are you a nature lover and an adventurous traveler? Look no further than freecamping in Israel, a popular way to explore the country’s stunning landscapes. With hundreds of free campsites scattered across the nation, you can pitch your tent, light a campfire, and enjoy the great outdoors without spending a shekel.

What are Freecamping sites in Israel?
Free camping in Israel refers to finding a nice campsite near hiking trails, forests, nature reserves, or other landmarks where you can set up camp for free. It’s the ancient and smart way to travel, allowing you to experience the beauty of nature without the constraints of traditional campgrounds. While not all free camping sites offer camping facilities like running water or shade, many do provide these amenities. You can use our icon facilities bar to choose a campsite that matches your camping standards. Green icons indicate resources available on-site, while red icons indicate resources not available at the site.

The Best Weather for Camping in Israel:
When planning your freecamping adventure in Israel, it’s essential to consider the weather conditions. Generally, the south is best explored during winter when temperatures are milder, while the north is ideal for summer camping. For each campsite listed, you’ll find a weather bar indicating the recommended seasons. For instance, if you come across a campsite in the south, you’ll learn that it’s advisable to avoid camping there during the scorching summer heat but consider it during the winter, depending on nighttime temperatures. Remember to always check the weather conditions before embarking on your camping trip.

Explore Diverse Landscapes:
Israel offers a range of landscapes for freecampers to discover, from the captivating deserts of the south to the breathtaking mountains of the north. Picture yourself camping under a starlit sky in the Negev Desert or waking up to panoramic views of the Golan Heights. With ifreecamp, we have handpicked some of the best free camping sites in Israel, ensuring you have memorable experiences in nature. Let’s take a look at one example:

Example- Masada Camping East:
Located near the iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site of Masada, Masada Camping East offers a picturesque setting for freecampers. Nestled in the heart of the Judean Desert, this campsite provides stunning views of the surrounding landscapes. Pitch your tent against the backdrop of rugged mountains and vast expanses of desert.

Facilities at Masada Camping East are minimal, but you can enjoy the basic necessities. The campsite has no running water, but you can refill your water containers in the Masada site, 1KM away. However, there is no shade available on-site, so it’s advisable to bring your own shade structures or plan your activities accordingly. Our best advice is to combine your camping experience with a visit to the ancient fortress. Witness the breathtaking sunrise or sunset from the top of Masada and explore the fascinating history of the site.
Search for Your Perfect Camping Spot:
Ready to embark on your freecamping adventure? Use our user-friendly search feature to find the ideal camping site in Israel that suits your preferences. Whether you seek tranquility in the desert, lush greenery in the mountains, or the coastal charm of the Mediterranean, we have options for every nature enthusiast.

Free camping in Israel allows you to embrace the beauty of nature while immersing yourself in the country’s rich landscapes. With the freedom to camp for free and explore diverse regions, you can create unforgettable memories in the great outdoors. Start planning your free camping journey today and experience the magic of Israel firsthand.

Here on ifreecamp we picked some of the best free camping sites in Israel.
If there is a camping site that you would like to know more about-contact us, and we will add it to the website.

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Ben Shemen Forest Free Camping -יער בן שמן
Jerusalem & Judea, Latitude: 31.771872, Longitude: 35.223881, Asia/Jerusalem 23.15 km
Ben Shemen Forest is an ideal place for free camping in Israel: Great access, many spots […]
Tzova- Belmont campsite
Jerusalem & Judea, Latitude: 31.771872, Longitude: 35.223881, Asia/Jerusalem 23.15 km
On the slopes of a green hill, surrounded with grapevines, Tzova (AKA Zuba)night camp  is […]
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Nes Harim KKL campsite
Jerusalem & Judea, Latitude: 31.771872, Longitude: 35.223881, Asia/Jerusalem 23.15 km
Nes Harim in hebrew means: A flag on the top of the mountains. this area between Jerusale […]
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Srigim Campsite in Britannia Park- חניון שריגים
Jerusalem & Judea, Latitude: 31.771872, Longitude: 35.223881, Asia/Jerusalem 23.15 km
Britannia Park is a large forest in the "Shfela"- the Judean foothills. 'Shfela' is a heb […]
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Shoresh- שורש
Jerusalem & Judea, Latitude: 31.771872, Longitude: 35.223881, Asia/Jerusalem 23.15 km
Shoresh is a small village surrounded by woods on the Judean hills. The campsite is on th […]
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Yad Vashem - יד ושם
Jerusalem & Judea, Latitude: 31.771872, Longitude: 35.223881, Asia/Jerusalem 23.15 km
One would not think he might camp near a Holocaust museum. But this is actually the best […]
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Shoham forest park - יער שהם
Israel Coastline, Latitude: 32.084233, Longitude: 34.799502, Asia/Jerusalem 41.49 km
Shoham forest park is a very surprising camping site in the middle of Israel. Just a few […]
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Yarkon Park Tel Aviv Camping site
Israel Coastline, Latitude: 32.084233, Longitude: 34.799502, Asia/Jerusalem 41.49 km
Free camping in the heart of Tel Aviv? This is real! Yarkon Park is a real magic in the T […]
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Nahal Mishmar Camping - חניון נחל משמר
The Dead Sea, Latitude: 31.559029, Longitude: 35.47319, Asia/Hebron 50.93 km
200 meter from the 90 road - only 3 Km - from Masada - an open place in nature
Wadi Ze'elim- חניון לילה נחל צאלים
The Dead Sea, Latitude: 31.559029, Longitude: 35.47319, Asia/Hebron 50.93 km
Wadi Ze'elim campsite (also pronounced Tze'elim Stream) is a mgical spot in the heart of […]
Shaharut Ascent Campsite- Arava Valley
Southern Israel, Latitude: 31.26122, Longitude: 35.214581, Asia/Jerusalem 58.11 km
In the amazing valley of Arava, 50 KM northern to Eilat, lays this untouched peace of nat […]
Mount Gilboa- Eshchar campsite
Northern Israel, Latitude: 32.694441, Longitude: 35.384759, Asia/Jerusalem 112.25 km
Mount Gilboa is a very surprising mountain. It reaches the height of 550m above sea level […]
Harod River Qantara Camping - נחל חרוד חניון קנטרה
Northern Israel, Latitude: 32.694441, Longitude: 35.384759, Asia/Jerusalem 112.25 km
Harod river qantara campsite is a peaceful and beautiful place with surprising views of I […]
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Dugit Beach Camping - חוף דוגית
Northern Israel, Latitude: 32.838971, Longitude: 35.371174, Asia/Jerusalem 127.11 km
Dugit is the perfect beach for free campers. At the East-North of Sea of Galilee, on the […]
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Susita Beach camping in Israel קמפינג חוף סוסיתא
Northern Israel, Latitude: 32.838971, Longitude: 35.371174, Asia/Jerusalem 127.11 km
Susita Beach on the estern shores of lake kinneret the Sea Of Galilee. The slopes of Gola […]
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Rotem Shizaf camping - חניון רותם/שיזף
Northern Israel, Latitude: 32.838971, Longitude: 35.371174, Asia/Jerusalem 127.11 km
Free Camping on the Kinneret Lake!
Kiryat Shmona Camping - חניון קריית שמונה
Northern Israel, Latitude: 32.838971, Longitude: 35.371174, Asia/Jerusalem 127.11 km
In the middle of a small town - Kiryat Shmona there is a nice place called - Kiryat Shmon […]
Nahal Kadesh Camping - חניון נחל קדש
Northern Israel, Latitude: 32.838971, Longitude: 35.371174, Asia/Jerusalem, Israel 127.11 km
The area is perfect for 10 groups at distances of 10-50 meters with a picnic table, barbe […]
Dalyot Forest Camping - חניון יער דליות
Northern Israel, Latitude: 32.838971, Longitude: 35.371174, Asia/Jerusalem 127.11 km
Dalyot forest campground is, one big campground in the Golan Heights - it is so big, that […]
Yiftach Camping - חניון יפתח
Northern Israel, Latitude: 32.838971, Longitude: 35.371174, Asia/Jerusalem, Israel 127.11 km
On Road 886 between Kibbutz Menara and Kibbutz Yiftach, there is a magical and tidy place […]