The Israel Nature and Parks Authority offers a special tourist passes that afford you entry to a fixed number of national parks. The passes are valid for two weeks and come in three versions:
Blue (3 entries)
Green (6 entries)
Orange (all parks)
The passes do not include the Masada cable car. Cards may be purchased at any of the parks or reserves. There are 65 National Parks and Reserves in Israel.
Most park and reserve hours are as follows, winter 8 AM - 4 PM (Friday until 3 PM). Summer hours: 8 AM - 5 PM (Friday until 4 PM).
Some locations are open until 6 PM during the summer. Check for holiday hours. For recorded information, you may call a toll free number in Israel, 1-800-546-666, or visit the Israel Nature and