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Church of the Multiplication
Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites
Bahai Gardens  and Shrine
Sacred & Religious Sites
Magdala
Ancient Ruins, Historic Sites, Sacred & Religious Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Sea of Galilee
Sacred & Religious Sites, Bodies of Water
The Church of the Annunciation
Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites
Bet Alfa Synagogue - National Park
Ancient Ruins, Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites
Daoud Courtyard
Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites, Churches & Cathedrals
Moshavat HaRishonim
Architectural Buildings, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Magdala
Ancient Ruins, Historic Sites, Sacred & Religious Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
The House and Church of St. Peter
Ancient Ruins, Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites
Kfar Nahum (Capernaum) National Park
Ancient Ruins, National Parks, Churches & Cathedrals
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Magdala Migdal
#1 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Important site due to the Findings of the Jewish synagogue and houses dating from 1st century, complete with well preserved Jewish Temple altar stone, mikvaot, fish salting baths, mosaics and the modern church bui...
Aside from the archaeological site, the current owners have built a beautiful place for worship with a unique 'boat' altar and alcoves lined in stunning mosaics depicting scenes from the Bible.
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Nazareth Village Nazareth
#2 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
This site authentically recreates Nazareth at the time of Jesus, with farming demonstrations, carpentry shops, weaving demonstrations, and a synagogue replica.
Our group from Edmond, Oklahoma spent two weeks in various parts of Israel seeing amazing sites where Jesus had been, This one was unique because of the opportunity to see a portrayal of first century life and the...
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International Center Mary of Nazareth Nazareth
#3 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
The 20 icons depicting the mysteries of the rosary and the beautiful blue dome fresco were so lovely, and windows behind the altar open to a clear view of the Basilica of the Annunciation, making it a perfect spot...
Great value too, especially for students TIPS: visit the rooftop garden for great views of the city of Nazareth, and try the excellent home cooked meals in the cafe.
Nimrod's Lookout Rosh Pina
#4 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
A 'holy' place in remembrance of a much loved son, with a wonderful view of the Hula valley and Mt Hermon
Beautiful view Powerful monument we took a lovely walk up and around the monuments did some galleries.
Tel Dan Galilee
#5 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
It is absolutely beautiful with lots of nature trails and it also has some wonderful archaeological sites that help you get a sense of the history of the area.
Fantastic site of world's oldest arch and Jordon headwaters.
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Sea of Galilee Tiberias
#6 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Up in the north on the way to the golan heights , stop off at Tiberias and the sea of galilee ,very historical, and biblical cultural sites around here ,beautiful area along the sea of galilee and great for a swim...
A combination of ancient history, religious significance and proximity to major sites, fabulous panoramic views, nature, leisure activities, excellent authentic street food and more...
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The Church of the Annunciation Nazareth
#7 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Such a wonderful experience to visit this church which commemorates the site of Mary's house in Nazareth, A beautiful church inside - wonderful altar are, beautiful mosaics & icons and fabulous statues.
Built on 1964 at the Biblical Annunciation site, this modern church is one of the Must See sites in Israel for every Christian visitor of the Holy Land.
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Citadel of Acre Acre
#8 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
The Architecture of the Fortress is characteristic of all the other citadels and crusader sites in Israel and very well preserved, If you like the middle age Knights and "Chevalier" movies you'll adore visiting th...
We'd rank this after the important and impressive sites of the Old City of Jerusalem, Megiddo, Ceasaria, and the impressive views that one gets at Masada as among the must see sites in Israel for those loving hist...
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Kfar Nahum (Capernaum) National Park Tiberias
#9 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
- Sits right on Sea of Galilee - Archaeological site - Well preserved ancient synagogue - Fairly intact house of Saint Peter - Religious meaning - Jesus recruited apostles - Very modern Franciscan church built OVE...
Today you can visit the remains of a Jewish Synagogue from the time of Jesus and those of the 6th century and next to it the Haus of Petrus and the modern church above it with the beautiful view to the Sea of Gali...
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Mt. of Precipice Lookout Point Nazareth
#10 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
An AMAZING high mountain top view made for an awe inspiring moment during one of Jesus" most dangerous experiences while evangelizing the area.
The lookout point offers an amazing panoramic view of Jezreel Valley and Mount Tabor in the distance.
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Church of Mount of Beatitudes Capernaum
#11 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Surrounded by a beautiful garden and unlike many other churches in the Holy Land, this one doesn’t commemorate a site where Jesus performed a miracle or an important event in his life, but rather his teaching, the...
Beautiful gardens, meticulously clean, a true place for Reflection, with fantastic views of the Sea of Galilee.
Capharnaum the Town of Jesus Capernaum
#12 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Lots of ruins, including home of St. Peter, as well as site/ruins of an ancient synagogue, traditionally held to be one where Jesus taught!
I liked the monument of St Peter in Capharnaum as well as the nice promenade allowing for a walk with a view of the Sea of Galilee.
The Old City of Safed Safed
#13 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
I highly suggest this city for anyone seeking themselves and spirituality along with the highest altitude of any city in Israel and the most beautiful panoramic views of mountains and nature that you can imagine.
An artist colony with loads of inspiring art to view, be astonished and purchase for small budgets (our favorite: David Friedman and his Kabbala inspired art).
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Megiddo National Park Nazareth
#14 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
The site is wonderfully presented, with a series of well marked paths guiding the visitor between the various eras of occupation, with handy seats and shelters from the sun.
Future site of the Battle of Armageddon! and UNESCO World Heritage Site - is for archaeologists, perhaps one of the most important sites in Israel dating from Biblical times.
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Bahai Gardens and Shrine Acre
#15 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
The gardens surrounding the Shrine of the Bab, the burial place of the founder, are exceptionally beautiful and meticulously maintained and offer splendid views of Haifa Bay and the Mediterranean.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site,also known as the Hanging Gardens of Haifa are a stunning complex of beauty and peace.The gardens frame panoramic views of the city and Mediterranean Sea.No charge, dress modestly and...
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St. Gabriel's Church Nazareth
#16 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
The site itself is lovely, but the sense of peace and calm that results from a visit is a real bonus.
Domus Galilaeae Tiberias
#17 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Built as a special gesture for the year 2000 visit of Pope John Paul, Excelent architecture,one of the nicest views of the sea of Galillee, Dont miss the beautiful lecture hall
a huge statue of Pope John on the grounds and an excellent view of the apostles on top of the cell like structures.
Mount of Beatitudes Capernaum
#18 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
We came with our tour group,such a beautiful little chapel in lovely grounds the views are over the Sea of Galilee,some of our group sang in the cahapel and it was lovely it is worth coming here it was so peaceful
Amazing view to sea of ​​Galilee and good overlooking on all holy places at the north part of the sea of Galilee
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Akko Old Town Acre
#19 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Akko Old Town is a wonderful combination of underground history (like Templars Tunnel and the Crusader Fortress), delicious food (I'm looking at you, Hummus Said), and excellent views (say, from Akko Lighthouse).
condensed aroma of history in every corner, from ancient times of the history, you rarely find such a site, where every corner tells you an enchanting story, it is a real fantasy , the tiny alleys, the Bazaar, the...
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Abuhav Synagogue Safed
#20 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Lots of history and tradition, but also an unusual site.
I am giving this synagogue a five rating based on the wonderful photos others have uploaded onto this site and the very limited view I had of the interior of the synagogue through the front window.
Jordan River Village Tiberias
#21 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
At the north end of the Jordan River is this lovely stop to view the banks, the flowers and watch people of all nations be baptized.
Clean, safe and even if more commercial than the other holy sites, it is a fun and moving site to see people taking the plunge to be baptized in white gowns or self baptizing them selves with a wet towel.
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Church of the Primacy of Peter Tabgha
#22 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
This is a Roman Catholic church which commemorates the site where Jesus reinstates Peter as leader of the apostles laying ground for him to be the first Pope of the Catholic church.
This holy site for us Christians reflects the place where our Lord appeared to his followers after his resurrection.Church of the Primacy is also the site where Jesus fed his followers and the stone inside the chu...
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Cana Nazareth
#23 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Great little historic site in the middle of Nazareth region.
Interesting place to visit for both religious point of view or not.
Church of the Multiplication Capernaum
#24 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Highly recommend a guided tour as the mostly phd tour guides can really fill you in on the history of the site from biblical times through the various occupations.
Whatever the case, I view this church as another exceptional example of an ancient Christian church that has preserved layers of churches destroyed over the centuries.
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St. Joseph Church Nazareth
#25 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Today there is church built on site of his workshop and the church is very impressive and interesting to wander around.
One of the must visit sites in Nazareth.
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The House and Church of St. Peter Capernaum
#26 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
It was amazing to see the historical site - remains of the church and then very nearby to see the historic site of St Peter’s home with a modern church built above it.
The engineering of the modern church is interesting in that it is "suspended" over the ancient church, and you can view the ancient structures below.
Yardenit Kinneret
#27 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
With lush greenery all around, and plenty of water coming off the Sea of Galilee, Yardenit makes for a fantastic and peaceful baptism site.
Yardenit (Hebrew: ירדנית) Baptismal Site located along the beginning Jordan River, at the southern end of Sea of Galilee (a vast freshwater lake), in northern Israel.
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The Ashkenazi HaAri Synagogue Safed
#28 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Amazing historic site, fully functional today, you feel centuries of history on this cobblestones.
Holy site
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The Or Torah Synagogue Acre
#29 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Of all the sites we visited in Acre--or Akko--this is the most memorable.
It was a real honour and privilege to be allowed to enter the synagogue itself, as well as view the teaching room on the floor below (both with head covered).
The Church of the Twelve Apostles Capernaum
#30 of 104 Sights & Landmarks in Northern District
Lovely orthodox church, with lovely grounds and views over the sea of Galilee.
The view from the church garden to the Sea is well worth taking time to experience.