This wetland is home to tens of thousands of aquatic birds. Storks, cranes, pelicans and flamingos are a familiar sight at the Hula Nature Reserve. Most of them are migrating, however, more and more birds are staying at the reserve year-round.
The Oforia Visitors Center
The Oforia provides authentic dioramas, 3D movie and interactive quiz – perfect activities for a family visit the the Hula.
The nutria is also known as the river rat.
How to get there: On the Rosh Pina-Kiryat Shmona road (no. 90), turn east 3 km after the Yesud Hama‘ala junction
Length of tour: 1-1.5 hours
Best season: Year-round, each season with its special attractions
Other facilities: Souvenir and book store, picnic area
Hours: Year-round: 8 A.M.-4 P.M; exit by 5 P.M. Fridays and holiday eves: 8 A.M.
- 04-686-0114 (reservations for Oforia)
Level of difficulty: Easy, Wheelchair-users and Walkers. All trails and lookouts, including the prime attraction–the swamp trail–are wheelchair-accessible.
Pets: No entrance to dogs