Herzliya Marina is the largest and most innovative marina in the Middle East. Since 1995, hundreds of vessels from all over the world have docked, or are currently docked, at the Marina. Every year the Marina hosts tens of thousands of visitors from Israel and the world over, and provides the needs of all who enjoy shopping, entertainment, music, culture, events, sports activities, and a magical and romantic atmosphere.
Herzliya municipality established the Herzliya Municipal Tourism Development Corporation Ltd. which prepared, together with the Israel Land Authority (the owners of the land) a tender for the Herzliya Marina. The Herzliya Municipal Tourism Development Corporation Ltd.is a municipal corporation owned and controlled by the Herzliya municipality. The corporation was established in 1985 and began its operation in 1988. It operates as an independent financial entity and does not rely on budgets and financial support.