The Desert Ship Khan is a center for Bedouin lifestyle and desert tourism.
Twenty minutes south of Beersheba on Road 40 opposite Park Golda in the Negev, near Mashabim Junction, amidst an area full of various attractions including desert farms and hiking trails of Sde Boker, Nahal Habsor, the Large Makhtesh, Yeruham Lake, Nitzana and more.
In 1991 the Khan was founded by Farhan Shalibi, a Bedouin of the Azazmeh tribe, in order to sustain Bedouin culture and integrate the unique lifestyle into tours around the Negev.
The Khan has large authentic Bedouin tents which can host various activities and events.
Types of accommodation available: on mattresses in tents (which are heated in winter and cool in the summer); Bungalow huts; air conditioned units with a bathroom and shower.
The location has a bathroom and shower on site.
Catering is also available: Authentic Bedouin style feasts with low witting, breakfast, brunch, snacks and more.
We also offer fun days out for groups, including camel rides in Bir Asluj, desert tracking in the dunes, ODT activities, jeep rides, hikes, workshops and more.
We cater for office and family events with our unique desert atmosphere: weddings, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Women's Day, fire-juggling shows, world music sessions, drum circles, dancing and more.
For reservations please book in advance: 08-6557318 Sunday - Thursday from 09:00-16:00