Cities in Israel

"How goodly are your tents, O Jacob, your dwelling places, O Israel!"
(BaMidbar 24:5)


Herzliya, Герцлия. Photo:  Netzah.org (c)

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.

ha-Nadiv 2
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"):
Gerzog 8
Tel. 09-9604300

The Ministry of Interior ("Misrad ha-Pnim"):
Hadar 2
Tel. 09-9604525

Israel Ministry of Construction and Housing:
Tel. 03-763277, 03-7632823

Israel Ministry of Tourism:
Even Gvirol 69, Tel Aviv
Tel. 03-5218500

City streets and attractions near the city:

Apollonia National Park

Herzliya Marina

The distance
(in straight line):

to Jerusalem - 53 km
to Tel Aviv - 10 km
to Haifa - 75 km
to Beer Sheva - 100 km


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