100 Tours in Israel 
 Most Visited 
 Jerusalem and Judea Mountains 
 Between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem 
 Tel Aviv and the Surroundings 
 Between Haifa and Tel Aviv 
 Haifa and the Surroundings 
 Golan and Galilee 
 Samaria and Jezreel Valley 
 Jordan Valley and Judea Desert 
 The Negev Desert and Arabah 
 Archeology 
 Food and Wine 
 Panoramic Tours 
 Walking City Tour 
 In-depth Tours 
 Pilgrimage 
 Religions 
 Judaism and Jews 
 Christianity 
 The Old Testament 
 Roman-Byzantine Era 
 Crusaders 
 19th Century 
 Modern Times 
 Nature and views 
 Beaches and Thermal Baths 
 Gardens and Parks 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Golan and Galilee

Tours in the Golan Heights and the mountains of Galilee. A volcanic plateau on the Syrian border with breathtaking views and a ski resort, with the sea of Galilee below and Galilee in front of it, with the city of Nazareth and events of Jesus' activity, the rebirth of Judaism after the destruction of the Second Temple, crusaders castles, tombs of Jewish figures, places of Jewish struggle for independence and the amazing grottos of Rosh Hanikra. 

  • Nazareth is the city where Mary the Virgin received the annunciation of the forthcoming birth of Jesus Christ, and where he has spent his childhood and one of the most beautiful and important churches of Israel is located here.

  • The 20th century in Galilee was marked by the revival of Jewish presence in the land of Israel, and the struggle which led to Israel's independence. Neighborhoods and cities, sites and museums show us the events which were part of this fascinating history. 

  • Due to the destruction of the Second Temple, Judaism faced the challenge of adaptation of the religion and its cult to the new circumstances.

  • Safed area played an important role in Jewish history 1800 years ago, and during the golden age of Judaism in the days of Kabbalah in the 16th century.

  • Safed, one of the four holy cities of Judaism, is known as a spiritual and Kaballic center, with beautiful views and remains of a big Crusader center of the Templars. The story of battles over Safed during the War of Independence is one of the most interesting stories of that war.  

  • The Druze religion is represented in several towns in the north of Israel, and several are worth visiting: Daliyat Al Carmel near Haifa, with a popular market and great views of the green Carmel mountain; Pki'in, with an authentic olive press, a synagogue which continues a history of Je

  • Spectacular views of Sea of Galilee and the Galilee mountains, springs and streams in between valleys and canyons in the volcanic mountains, and the hot springs of Hamat Gader, located on the tripoint of Israel, Syria and Jordan, where besides the pleasant springs next to the scenic vie

  • In the city on the shore of the Sea of Galilee, we'll find a promenade near the water, remains of Roman times, natural hot springs, an amazing mosaic in an ancient synagogue, remains of city walls and towers from the 18th century, made of black volcanic stone, tombs of many i

  • Kineret is the most important body of water in the inland of Israel, providing water to many of the houses of Israel, being a natural wonder 200 meters below sea level, and having a great spiritual significance in the Christian tradition, as a place where Jesus had walked on water and p

  • Hula Lake, a part of Jordan valley, is a natural spot with unique flowers and plants, where you can observe migrating birds and buffalos.

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