Mount Tabor is located in Lower Galilee, Israel, at the eastern end of the Jezreel Valley, 11 miles west of the Sea of Galilee.
It's a compact region of hills in Israel extending westwards from the Central Hill country to the Mediterranean Sea. Dividing the Coastal Plain fr...
Also known historically to Arabs as Akka and Westerners as Acre, lies on the northern edge of the Bay of Acre in northern Israel. On its present site,...
Arad is a city in the South District of Israel. It is located on the border of the Negev and Judean Deserts, 25 kilometers (15.5 mi) west of the Dead...
Avdat is an archaeological location in the Negev region of southern Israel, now preserved as a National Park and host to thousands of visitors each ye...
A desert city of approximately 200,000 inhabitants in southern Israel. It is the sixth largest city in the country and is very much the gateway to the...
The city of Maresha, mentioned several times in the Bible, was located here. Later on, in the Roman period, the neighboring town of Beit Guvrin grew t...
The modern day city was founded in 1950, although settlement has been on the site since pre-Biblical periods. It is characterized by many fertile hill...
A large town in the Galilee region of northern Israel. Located in the Beth Shean Valley, part of the northern Jordan Valley, Beth Shean lies completel...
Beth Shearim was a Jewish town and necropolis in ancient times. Most of the remains date from the 2nd to 4th century CE. Among those buried in the cav...
A Biblical town in the tribal area of Judah. In Hebrew the name means "house of bread". Today it is a Palestinian city, 7 km. south of Jerus...
A small, very well-to-do town and extensive archaeological site on the Mediterranean coast of Israel, located some 50 km north of Tel Aviv and several...
The saltiest body of water in the world at the lowest spot on earth (400m below sea level). Its main sources are the Jordan River, the Zarka and Arnon...
An oddity in Israel, because it has so many tourists and relatively few Israelis. Located at the southern-most tip of the country, within its small &q...
Ein Avdat is a spring and nature reserve in the Negev desert of Israel. As a water source in the middle of the desert, Ein Avdat has always attracted...
The Galilee is a northern region of Israel, generally a forested highland area with relatively sparse population. Its landscape and historical associa...
the third largest city in Israel and the major city in the north of the country. It is a seaport located on Israel's Mediterranean shoreline, belo...
Jaffa, in Hebrew Yafo and in Arabic Yafa and also called Japho or Joppa, the southern and oldest part of Tel Aviv–Yafo, is an ancient port city...
Jericho is a Palestinian city in the West Bank. It is located in the Jordan Valley, with the Jordan River to the east and Jerusalem to the west. It is...
A holy city to three religions (Judaism, Christianity, and Islam), it is the capital of Israel and the country`s largest city. The City of Gold, as it...
The Jordan River or River Jordan is a river in Southwest Asia flowing to the Dead Sea. In Judaism, the river serves as the eastern border of the "...
Lod is a city 15 km southeast of Tel Aviv in the Central District of Israel. In 2018 it had a population of 75,726. The name is derived from the Bibli...
Is a magnificently located fortress site in Israel's stark Judean Desert, close to the Dead Sea. The last Jewish holdout to fall to Rome in 73 CE,...
Megiddo is an archaeological site and National Park in northern Israel and a popular destination for travellers interested in the history and archaeol...
Mitzpe Ramon is a small town in the Negev region of Israel, some 85 km south of Beer Sheva, overlooking the mighty Ramon Crater.
Nahariyya Boasts the Montfort Castle, a crusader castle located in a beautiful forested area east of town
Arab city in the Lower Galilee, holy to Christians. Here Jesus grew to manhood. Archeological findings indicate that Nazareth was populated already in...
Qumran is an archaeological site in the West Bank managed by Israel's Qumran National Park. It is located on a dry marl plateau about 1.5 km from...
A city in the Galilee region of Israel, and is one of the oldest centers for Jewish learning and spirituality, home to the Kabbalah movement which is...
Sea of Galilee
A sweet-water lake in the eastern Lower Galilee. On its shores are three fertile valleys: the Ginossar, the Bethsaida, and the Jordan Valleys. During...
Stella Maris Carmelite
The Stella Maris Monastery or Monastery of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Haifa is a 19th-century Discalced Carmelite monastery...
Tel Aviv-Yafo usually referred to as Tel Aviv, is the second most populous city in Israel, with a population of 404,400. The city is situated on the I...
Tel Dan is the largest water spring in the Middle East with a beautiful nature reserve and the remains of a Canaanite town. It includes the Gate of Ab...
Built in the 1st century AD on the shores of the Sea of Galilee, and named for Tiberius Caesar, the city became the seat of the Sanhedrin, the Jewish...
The Upper Galilee is a geographical-political term in use since the end of the Second Temple period, originally referring to a mountainous area overla...