Herzliya is located on the Mediterranean coast, between Tel Aviv and Netanya. She received her name in honor of Theodor Herzl.
Herzliya was founded by American Jews in 1924. Its first inhabitants were engaged in agriculture.
In 1960, Herzliya received the status of a city.
The city hosts high-tech enterprises.
Herzliya has a harbor and a local airport.
The city is located on the site of the Greek port city of Apollonia, which existed here in the 10th-13th centuries.
Herzliya is a resort town and tourist center with hotels and beautiful beaches.
Herzliya is famous for its yacht club, located in the resort area of ??the city. There are also restaurants and tennis courts.
There are many beautiful yachts in Herzliya harbor. It is the largest marina in the Middle East.
Herzliya marina is located next to the hotel "Daniel Herzliya." There is a large luxury shopping center and many cafes and restaurants.
The maritime zone in Herzliya stretches for six kilometers.
On the beach are diving clubs, where they teach scuba divers.
In the summer of the Herzliya marina concerts, fairs, sports competitions and dancing evenings are held.
Tel. 09-9591515, 09-9591520, 09-9591500
The National Insurance Institute of Israel ("Bituah Leumi"):
Sderot Ben Gurion 22
Tel. *6050, 12226050
Israeli Employment Service ("Lishkat Taasuka"):
The Ministry of Interior ("Misrad ha-Pnim"):
Israel Ministry of Construction and Housing:
Tel. 03-763277, 03-7632823
Israel Ministry of Tourism:
Even Gvirol 69, Tel Aviv
City streets and attractions near the city:Apollonia National ParkHerzliya Marina
(in straight line):
|to Jerusalem - ||53 km|
|to Tel Aviv - ||10 km|
|to Haifa - ||75 km|
|to Beer Sheva - ||100 km|