Eilat (Municipality of Eilat) The city's official website.
Links provide the tourist with information on virtually any
subject of interest. Most links include pictures as well.
Region: Southern Gateway of Israel (Israel MFA) Gives a
detailed history of the site and descriptions of several of the
important archaeological features relating to cult, military, and
domestic activity in the area. Copy of this page at Jewish
Encyclopedia, ChristianAnswers.Net) Briefly describes the origin
of the word, in addition to the basic biblical facts about the site.
Israel Experience) Harmonizes the spirit of this tourist spot with
a glimpse into the surrounding area and the history of the region.
Links to articles within the Jewish Virtual Library allow for further
(Department for Jewish Zionist Education) Approaches the region
from a mainly historical perspective, giving a concise summary of the
Israeli Mosaic) Contains informative sections on history,
the Coral Reef, other attractions in Eilat, and getting there.
Links throughout the broad history section allow for in-depth
Travel Study Program) Offers a brief summary of location,
significance and tourist attractions.
Town (All the Largest Cities of the World) An article,
taken from the Encyclopedia Encarta, tells a brief history of the city
from ancient times to modern. Visitors are, however,
bombarded with "pop-ups."
Eilat Guide (Israel-Guide.com)
This well-designed tourist guide offers a wealth of information, including a
page identifying the fish, the history of Eilat, maps and general
Welcome to Eilat (Eilat.com)
Welcomes tourists with a flood of information, from real estate to
tours. An "About Eilat" link provides information on
weather, border crossings, history, and more. Surprisingly
About Dolphin Reef Eilat (Dolphin
Reef Eilat) Offers more in-depth information about the famous
Dolphin Reef, straight from the source.
& Research Centre - Eilat (IBRCE) Eilat is home
to more than marine wildlife! This site contains an
impressive photo gallery.
Eilat Port (Israel
Ports and Railway Authority) Details the important
commercial aspect of the city with a brief overview of the port.