Elkana has a long history of development, an exciting level of activity for the benefit of all of its residents and an ambiance as a beautiful, comfortable and well-situated community in the center of Israel. Location! Location! Location! Elkana is centrally located. Highway #5 connects Elkana to Tel Aviv in just 30 minutes. Jerusalem is accessible from Elkana in about 45 minutes. Elkana is 10 minutes away from Route 6 and the Rosh Ha’ayin Train Station. There is also regular bus transportation to Tel-Aviv, Petach-Tikva and Jerusalem. Elkana has an active English-speaking community in Elkana. Most of our residents can speak English and are always ready to be of assistance. There is a longstanding weekly Tanach shiur in English, a number tiyulim for English speakers during the year. Most importantly, the English speakers are highly involved in everything happening within the general Elkana community.