Rosh Hanikra

In the very north, near the border with Lebanon and directly to the Mediterranean Sea, lies Rosh Hanikra. The caves, where the seawater shines turquoise, can be reached by foot, a small train or by the steepest cable car in the world. In addition to a cave route through the caves, there are the former…

bea shean nationalpark gilboapassion

Bet She’an

One of the largest Roman ruins in Israel are found in Bet She’an, on the edge of the Jordan Valley. The Beit She’an National Park has unique archaeological excavation and provides a good idea of what a city in the Roman Empire looked like. The national park should be visited from July to the end…

Masada Gilboa Passion

Masada / Mezada

In 70 AD the Romans had conquered Jerusalem. Almost 1000 resistance troops retreated to the fortress on the Table mountain. The Romans then laid siege to the mountain and the fortress. When the battering ramps finally broke through the walls, the besieged began suicide and only a handful of women and children survived. The fortress…

Medieval flair in Akko

Akko (n) lies on a peninsula stretching into the Mediterranean Sea. The city captivates its visitors with its medieval and oriental flair. High fortifications, narrow alleys, castle tombs, minarets, churches and underground vaults are the residual leftover of this unique city and offer a backdrop like a movie. Special highlights are the bazaar as well…

Jerusalem view

Jerusalem, Bethlehem and the Dead Sea

Those who travel to Israel, must visit Jerusalem. This town is one of the most visited pilgrim places in the world. Most notably is the old city with its many sacred buildings and historical sights. History becomes tangible and visible here. The narrow alleyways of the old town enchant and fascinate with their oriental sounds…

Mt. Shaul – Gilboa Passion

Only a few minutes from our village and house away, lies Gilboa, a 20 km long mountain range, which is at the highest point 520 m high and located at the Jezreel Valley, a few minutes from our hometown, Gan Ner away. Gilboa is a visitor magnet for nature friends from all over Israel, especially…

Panorama Arbel view over Sea of Galilee

Sea of Galilee

The Sea of Galilee is a very popular excursion- and holiday destination and it is definitely worth visit. Besides many sights, it offers beautiful campsites and beaches, during May-September it is great for swimming, surfing and fishing. A visit to the famous excavation site of the Capernaum village, with the House of Peter should be…

Tabor Mountain Church

Mount Tabor – Mount of Transfiguration

The Mount Tabor, or Mount of Transfiguration (Matthew 17: 1-9), is already visible from a great distance by its distinctive form, which stands out from the surrounding countryside. A serpentine road with viewpoints leads to a Franciscan monastery, a church and a small park. If the weather allow it you can see many kilometers in…

Kontrastreiches Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv

The city Tel Aviv is a true contrast program to Jerusalem. Tel Aviv is a cosmopolitan, modern city with wonderful beaches, artist neighborhoods with bars, cafes, clubs, museums, small shops combined with Israeli-international flair. Whether it is strolling on the famous Rothschild Boulevard, visiting the old city Tel Aviv-Jaffa or shopping in the many small…