Floating on the Dead Sea

The lowest point on Earth lies at 1,200 feet below sea level, where the Jordan River empties into the Dead Sea.

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Key Stats

Flight from London London

5:45 hrs

Time Difference

GMT +3 hrs

Because of the extreme salinity of the water (which means nothing can live here - hence the name) it is possible to experience the peculiar sensation of floating on the surface.

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Original Highlight

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Where to stay

Kempinski Ishtar Dead Sea

Kempinski Ishtar Dead Sea

All rooms and suites face the Dead Sea and have a spacious outdoor balcony, terrace or veranda.

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