Tag: Kinneret

Tiberias Fun in and around Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee)

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Tiberias Fun in and around Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee)

Beaches, Promenade, Sailing, Dining by the Sea Lake Kinneret, the harp-shaped lake (kinnor is Hebrew for a harp) is one of Israel’s greatest attractions. It is surrounded by attractive beaches, many of which provide parking space, snack bars, picnic spots and camping facilities. Some even have boats and sports equipment rentals for water skiing, kite […]

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5 Great Tiberias Attractions

| August 6, 2013 | 2 Comments
5 Great Tiberias Attractions

5 Great Tiberias Attractions You May Not Know About! Modern Tiberias is Israel’s lowest city, situated 200 meters below sea level and, although it becomes very hot and humid in the summer, people flock there to cool off in the beautiful harp-shaped fresh water Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee). Its mild climate also makes […]

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Tiberias Hot Springs, Spa and More!

| July 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
Tiberias Hot Springs, Spa and More!

Tiberias Hot Springs, Spa and Archaeological National Park Tiberias (Tiverya), is one of Israel’s 4 holy cities that also includes Jerusalem, Safed (Tzfat), and Hebron. Built on the shores of the beautiful Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee,) the lowest altitude freshwater lake in the world, Tiberias was originally constructed by Antipater to cull favor with […]

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Family Horseback Riding in Israel

| May 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Family Horseback Riding in Israel

Family Horseback Riding The nice thing about touring Israel in a saddle is the ability to view the country from up close and smell the scents of the forests and flowers. Wildflowers are invitingly close as compared to a view from the window of a tour bus. Approaching that cold mountain stream to run a hand […]

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Sea of Galilee Map

| December 2, 2012 | 0 Comments
Sea of Galilee Map

North Shore Sea of Galilee: Korazim, Tabgha, Capernaum, Mount of Beatitudes and Beit Saida If you look at a map of the Sea of Galilee you will find many sites around the northern lake shore of the Sea of Galilee, Lake Kinneret, that are the archaeological remains of several towns and places where many important events […]

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Hike Israel

| July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments
Hike Israel

The Israel National Trail This is a series of five articles to introduce you to the Israel National Trail which stretches over 950 km from the north to the south of Israel. The very first section of the Israel National Trail begins in Dan, one of the northernmost points in Israel, reached via route 99. […]

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