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Places to Visit in the Galilee

  • The beautiful sunset at Achziv. Image Uzi Yachin via Flickr

    Achziv

    Achziv is located in the Western Galilee region of northern Israel, on the Mediterranean coast about 15km north of Akko, south of Rosh HaNikra, and close to the city of Nahariya.... explore more
  • Pekiin

    Pekiin

    Pekiin is a quaint village in the Upper Galilee region of Israel with winding cobbled lanes, historic stone homes and picturesque plants and flowers in the many gardens. The historic village is... explore more
  • Tel Jezreel. Image: Israel MOT

    Tel Jezreel

    Tel Jezreel (the Jezreel Mound) is located on the southern ridge of the beautiful Jezreel Valley in the Lower Galilee region of northern Israel. The tel (which is an archaeological mound... explore more
  • The beautiful and strikingly flat Jezreel Valley. Image: Vad Levin

    Jezreel Valley

    The Jezreel Valley (also known as Emek Yisrael and the Plain of Megiddo) is a beautiful area of the Galilee in Northen Israel, a strikingly flat landscape with immense natural beauty... explore more
  • The amphitheater at Beit Shean. Credit: Vad Levin

    Beit Shean

    Beit Shean is one of the oldest cities in Israel. Often overlooked by tourists, it’s worth a visit. Like most places in Israel Beit Shean has several names – Scythopolis, Tel... explore more
  • Zippori and the Mona Lisa of the Galilee

    The ancient city of Zippori (aka Tzippori) in the Lower Galilee region of northern Israel, was described by the first century Jewish historian, Josephus Flavius, as ‘the ornament of all Galilee.’... explore more
  • Sea of Galilee (Ministry)

    Sea of Galilee Walking or Biking Trail

    Walking or biking around the shores of the Sea of Galilee (the Kinneret) has become increasingly simple in recent years with the development of the Kinneret Trail, a 60km trail for... explore more
  • The beautiful Mount Tabor by Vad Levin

    Mount Tabor

    Mount Tabor in the Lower Galilee region of Northern Israel rises with its distinctive shape from the flat and fertile Jezreel Valley. Mount Tabor is important as a Biblical site from both... explore more
  • Knight's Halls

    Akko (Acre)

    Akko (Acre) represents tumultuous the history of the Land of Israel possibly better than any other city in the country. Akko is a city that has been shaped by the Romans,... explore more
  • MountArbel (Lauzer Izhar)

    Mount Arbel

    Mount Arbel located in Israel’s Lower Galilee region stands sharply and prominently over the Sea of Galilee. Its graceful stature and steep slopes, particularly on the eastern side, provide magical views... explore more