Mount Karkom Jeep Tour
What is interesting in this tour?
Many adventurers are still searching for the real Mount Sinai! Despite the fact that Mount Sinai location was "forgotten" and the quest continues vigorously. The last theory about Mount Sinai is that it was found in Israel Negev Desert and its name is Mount Karkom. The identification of Mount Karkom as Mount Sinai is based on research by jsf. Emmanuel Anati www.harkarkom.com. Archeological evidence found here suggests that Mount Karkom was a cult center and a sacred mountain. The signs of worship here includes: Rock Art ,Pillars, Stone Circles, Geoglyphs , Tumuli and Altars.
Tours to Mount Karkom
Our jeep tours to Mount Karkom are leaving from Mitzpe Ramon ( Mount Karkom is situated about 60 km south of Mitzpe Ramon). The tour deals with 3 main subjects.
1. Theory of Mount Karkom is Mount Sinai - we will answer this question.
2. Mount Karkom rockart which we will try to decipher.
3. Desert ritual we will retrace it to understand the religious belief of the time.
The basic tour is of 1 day that includes a jeep ride to the mountain in unexplored areas of the Negev Desert and about 4 hour walking tour . To comply with military restriction the jeep tours are running only on weekends and Holidays.