Access : 5-hour flying range from Europe; 1/2-hour flight from Tel Aviv or Jerusalem; regular bus service from all parts of Israel; self-drive cars.
Accommodation : popular-priced hotels to luxury resorts, apartment hotels, campgrounds and holiday villages.
Weather : Number of rainy days (=0.1 mm) - 8.4.
Average daily maximum temperature from 21 C (70 F) in January to 39 C (102 F) in July.
Average daily minimum temperature from 9 C (48 F) in January to 25 C (77 F) in July.
Water Temperatures : From 21 C - 22 C (70 F - 72 F) in winter to 24.5 C - 25.5 C (76 F - 78 F) in summer.