Near Rehovot

Rehovot is situated in a great part of the country. Easy access to both Tel Aviv and Jerusalem as well as other sites within a short drive.

  • Ikea – About 20 minutes from Rehovot is Israel’s second Ikea store. Lots of parking, great deals and a fantastic kosher restaurant.
  • Hulda Forest
  • Beit Herzl
  • Mazkeret Batya – A picturesque town about 20 minutes from Rehovot. Enjoy the cafes.
  • The Weizmann House
  • Barkan Winery 08 944-7777 is scheduled to open in 2007
  • BILU Museum in Gedera
  • Mini Israel -Latrun
  • Tank Museum – Latrun
  • Palmahim Beach
  • Ramle Flea Market (Wednesday mornings)
  • Beit Rishonim Museum – Nes Tziona
  • Early Settlers’ House – Palmahim
  • City Museum – Ramle
  • Ayalon Institute – Just north of the city, tucked behind the shiny buildings that make up the new Science Park, is an important piece of modern Israeli history that has been hidden beneath the ground for many years. In 1946 the Haganah opened a secret underground bullet factory that produced over 2 million bullets between 1946-1948. call ahead for reservations. 08 940-6552.

Rehovot The City of Science and Culture