The Sea of Galilee (Hebrew – “Kinneret”) is the biggest freshwater lake in Israel, as well as the lowest freshwater lake on earth (its average height 700 Feet BELOW Sea level). It is located between the Galilee and the Golan Heights , and its main water source is the Jordan River .
Around the Sea of Galilee are several points of Interest, and especially to the Christian world, such as: Capernaum , Mount of Beatitudes , Bethsaida , Church of the Multiplication of Loaves and Fishes , Church of the Primacy of Peter , Chorazin , “Domus Galilaeae” , Site of the “Swine miracle” (Kursi ), Magdala , Sussita , Sea of Galilee Boat . and the Baptism site – Yardenit .
One can also reserve activities like a Sail on the Sea of Galilee , ATV by the Sea of Galilee , Powered Parachute flight above the Sea of Galilee, Chocolate workshop (Galita ), Swim at the Sea of Galilee, the Hidden Waterfall , or Majrasa .
The Sea of Galilee ( Hebrew: יָם כִּנֶּרֶת, Judeo-Aramaic: יַמּא דטבריא, גִּנֵּיסַר, Arabic: بحيرة طبريا), Lake Tiberias, or Kinnereth, is a freshwater lake in Israel. It is the lowest freshwater lake on Earth and the second-lowest lake in the world (after the Dead Sea, a saltwater lake), at levels between 215 metres (705 ft) and 209 metres (686 ft) below sea level.
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The Sea of Galilee is in northern Israel. It is about 2 hours drive from Tel-Aviv.
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