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Dead Sea Traveler Tips


In addition to being the lowest place on Earth (at 430 meters below sea level), the Dead Sea is known for its rich minerals and restorative properties. Its hypersaline water is 9.6 times saltier than the ocean, allowing visitors to lay back, float, and relax.

While it is, without a doubt, one of the most famous attractions in Israel, there are a few key pieces of advice we always give travelers before they dive in.

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Bring water shoes

The rocks and salt at the bottom of the sea can be sharp.