The Dead Sea is the only place on earth where you can sunbathe for
extended periods with little or no sunburn. Harmful ultraviolet rays are
filtered through natural layers of atmosphere: an evaporation layer that
exists above the Dead Sea, and a rather thick ozone layer.
We always recommended that visitors maintain careful
and progressive exposure to the sun.
Soaking in the many heated sulphur pools found along the shores
stimulates the circulatory system, encouraging an increase in the oxygen
supply to the blood.
A signature element of the Dead Sea, black mud is a homogeneous mixture of
the Dead Sea minerals, important organic elements from the shoreline as
well as mud. Indulging in a black mud body wrap has both cosmetic and
therapeutic benefits ó known to cleanse and stimulate the skin, relieve
muscle and emotional tensions, improve blood circulation and ease
Take a deep breath and enjoy the regionís miraculous dry,
unpolluted, pollen-free air. Due to the constant evaporation caused by
high temperatures the air contains high concentrations of several minerals
such as bromide that provides a genuinely relaxing effect.
Because of the high barometric pressure associated with
the area, by comparison the atmosphere the Dead Sea contains around
approximately 8% more oxygen than anywhere else on earth. This, together
with a low humidity makes breathing easier and more comfortable.
Natural Mineral Springs
Drink the purified spring water or bathe in many of the cool
waterfalls and streams that flow from the foothills of the Judean hills.