Rehovot is situated 20 km south-east of Tel Aviv and 50 km north-west of Jerusalem. The city is easily reached from Ben-Gurion Airport by train (via Tel-Aviv, NIS 25) or by cab (25-30 min, NIS 120-150). Weather in Rehovot is mild. Temperatures during October are around 22-28oC day and 18oC at night, with very little rainfall.
The Faculty of Agriculture is located in the northern part of the city, near the railway station, and across the street from the Weizmann Institute of Science. Restaurants, shopping malls and entertainment sites are available within walking distance from the campus.
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