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Sea of Galilee

sussita view of the sea of galileeThe 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  .

capernaum church of the apostlesAround 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 .

tomb of maimonides tiberiasOther points of interest around the Sea of Galilee include Tiberias Ancient Tiberias Hamat Tiberias Kinneret Cemetery Kinneret Farm Majrasa Nebi Shu’ayb , and Degania .

ATV Jordan riverOne 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 .

Sea of Galilee

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.

Book a Private Tour to the Sea of Galilee

The Sea of Galilee is in northern Israel. It is about 2 hours drive from Tel-Aviv.

Contact me for a proposal of a tour of sites around the Sea of Galilee.