Eilat is located at the southernmost point of Israel, on the shores of the Red Sea. This is a duty free zone. Today Eilat is not only a prestigious winter resort, but also a wonderful summer destination. Among the attractions offered to tourists are: a visit to the underwater observatory, yachting, jeep and camel riding, diving in well-equipped scuba diving centers. Those interested can go from Eilat on excursions to Egypt and Jordan.