Masada most visited pay-to-enter tourist site in Israel

0
73

Masada, the rugged natural fortress overlooking the Dead Sea in the Judaean Desert, has climbed above the Biblical Zoo and the Ramat Gan Safari Park to become the most visited pay-to-enter tourist site in Israel in 2010, according to Dun & Bradstreet Israel.

Approximately 762,992 travellers visited Masada last year, compared with 718,902 visitors at Jerusalem’s Biblical Zoo, which fell to second place. The third most visited paid tourist site was the Caesarea Antiquities National Park with 698,808 visitors.