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A Boat Ride on the Sea of Galilee , Israel

As you head out to sail on the Sea of Galilee from the pier Tiberias, Genesaret, Capernaum National Park or Ein Gev, the spray refreshes you, gulls wheel overhead, and other “sailors” call out greetings.

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Surise on the Sea of Galilee

As you head out to sail on the Sea of Galilee from the pier Tiberias, Genesaret, Capernaum National Park or Ein Gev, the spray refreshes you, gulls wheel overhead, and other “sailors” call out greetings.
But the highlight is when your captain cuts the motor and you’re surrounded by landscapes sacred for thousands of years. In your wooden boat, resembling ancient ones, you feel you’ve gone back to a time when people depended on wind and waves for their livelihood and their miracles.
Here, Jesus walked on the water (John 6:19-21), calmed a storm (Matt. 8:23-26), and showed the disciples miraculous catches of fish (Luke 5:1-8; John 21:1-6). Many Jewish visitors also take the lake trip, heading out to where tradition says Miriam the Prophetess caused a miraculous spring to appear. Ask your travel planner or hotel staff to make your boat-ride reservation during your Galilee stay.

 

 

 Sites & Attractions

 
A water tunnel extending 280 m out of Mei Kedem, which was built more than 2,000 years ...
On the shores of the Sea of Galilee (Kinneret), Tiberias offers water sports, Jewish an...
The quiet cove of Tabgha on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee is the scene of ma...
A permanent exhibit of Circassian traditions, clothing, musical instruments, weapons an...
The Sephardic Synagogue of the Ari is Safed's oldest house of prayer, built almost 300 ...
Guided tours include views of the region with an emphasis on battle history. There is a...
 

 Accommodations

 
Safed Inn is located on top of Mt.Canaan, on the outskirts of Safed , a perfect base fr...
Overlooking the Sea of Galilee , Kadarim Galilee B&B, is a guest house with 17 holi...
The Fauzi Azar Inn is a 200 year-old Arab mansion turned guest house, in the heart of...
. The Colony Hotel Haifa is situated in the German Colony, the restored historic cente...
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