Ashdod is the sixth biggest city in Israel, located in the South District of Israel, on the Mediterranean coast. It is an important industrial center in the region. It is host to the Port of Ashdod, which is the largest port in Israel. From museums to beaches, streams and parks to war memorials, Ashdod has everything to offer all its visitors.
The best place to start off the tour to Ashdod is a visit to the awesome port city at Givat Yonah, which has a breathtaking view of Ashdod. It is the busiest cargo port of Israel, thru which more than 100,000 tourists enter the country. It is good idea to rent a car in Ashdod to get easy and quick access to this busy place. Givat Yonah is also a cultural and archaeological site in Israel.
Tourists can enjoy a tour of the city of Ashdod to find out what makes this city interesting and special. This city features Mediterranean-style apartment houses along with lush green parks. These are a testimony to the meticulous planning of this city, which makes it an inviting place to visit and to live in. Tourists are advised to look for tourist signs (Blue Route signs). These signs explain all the significant tourist highlights of Ashdod.
Use a car for rent in Ashdod to explore the northwestern part of Ashdod. This place has a zoo, housing rare Berber sheep, zebras, ostriches, deer, and other animals. You can also enjoy a relaxing and refreshing walk along the Lachish Stream promenade adjoining the zoo. Many couples stay at the point where the stream meets the sea in order to enjoy a view of the romantic sunset.
The southeastern part of Ashdod features Ad Halom Park, Ad Halom Bridge (which was built in Turkish times), and a war memorial, which was built to commemorate the Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty.
A car rental in Ashdod allows you to make the most of your tour to this vibrant city. You can spend quality time bathing at its beaches. The Marina Beach of Ashdod welcomes all types of tourists with its gender-separate facilities, which are also available for Orthodox bathers. You can have the feel of the diverse local population at the Keshatot Beach, which is lined with a number of eateries. After making a tour of Ashdod, you can also visit the neighboring towns of Ashdod, which include Yavne, Ramla, Azur, Lod, Gedera, Asheqelon, and Kefar Habad.
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