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Moshav Hazeva
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Daily 10:00 – 14:00. The last tour departs at 13:00. 

June-August 1.6.23-31.8.23 The center is temporarily closed for individuals due to sanitation.

For groups over 20 it is possible to coordinate arrival without greenhouses, movie + interactive space

Auditorium/classroom/center rental -  at 052-8666114

From 1.9 the center returns to full activity tour every round hour (film, greenhouses, exhibition space)

 hours of operation - 10:00-14:00 (last tour at 13:00)

Vidor Center  - View Arava Agriculture At Its Best

We adhere to Green Label guidelines.

The new Visitor Center in the Arava.

The inspiring story of settlement in the Arava! A story of determination, perseverance, and ongoing struggle of the first settlers and the way they faced the feeling of isolation, dealt with the forces of nature, the heat, diseases, and more.

The ideological passion and the challenges of those who came to live here, since then to this day.

Enjoy an interactive journey along the various areas that make up life in the Arava, get acquainted with the wonders of the Arava in a fun an exciting way. The journey displays the essence of life in the Arava, while allowing participants to take a real part in the extensive activities that take place in the area.

The tour includes:

  • A close look at desert agriculture, evolving aquaculture, technological innovations, new varieties of vegetables, fruits and flowers.
  • Getting to know this magical and remote region of the country and a glimpse of the lifestyle in the Arava.
  • See how residents cope with water and land challenges.
  • Learn about desert flora and fauna.

The tour includes a 3D movie and riddles in a multi-sensory experiential complex.

The Vidor Center offers training and lectures on the Arava, on a wide variety of topics. We will be happy to assist in organizing combined activities for groups, workers' committees, educational trips and youth movements. We offer combined tickets that include the Arava Greenhouse, Among the Shitin, Arava Makers and the Visitors Center. You can consult with us about trips and itineraries throughout the Arava.

The Visitor Center can be opened for groups and events at any time by prior arrangement.

Cost: 25 NIS for a child, 32 NIS for an adult

Visit our Farmers’ Market every Saturday from 10:00 to 16:00

On your way to Eilat or on your way to the north, stop at the Vidor Center. Every Saturday we hold a Farmers’ Market, selling fresh agricultural produce, crafts, wine and beers.

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