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The view is worth the hike!

The day that we went, we saw a lady who is 81 years old climbing to the top with her hiking sticks... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Jennett H
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Zimmerman, Minnesota
Beautiful view after a moderate hike

I would rank this hike as easy or moderate. We were a group mostly of teens and parents but the... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
gptaylor1
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

The day that we went, we saw a lady who is 81 years old climbing to the top with her hiking sticks. It is so beautiful that we stayed at the top for awhile. Two cities, Magdala and Capernaum are in the Ginnosar Valley near...More

Thank Jennett H
Reviewed 27 June 2018

I would rank this hike as easy or moderate. We were a group mostly of teens and parents but the few grandparents on the trip also made the hike. Granted, we started at the parking lot, not the bottom of mountain and spent about an...More

Thank gptaylor1
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Walk up here from Magdala, down at the main road to Tiberias for a really nice experience. Visit the caves were Jewish Zealots once hid from the Romans. Fantastic fortifications in the Rock surface. From the top you have an impressive view towards the Lake...More

Thank M V
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Mount Arbel is spectacular. The high cliffs offer such amazing views over all of the Sea of Galilee. The area is so serene and peaceful. If time allows spend a couple hours exploring the trails.

Thank deamole
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to Mount Ariel National Park. The mountain too park protects caves once used by Jews who were escaping from the Romans. There is a trail to the summit, and a longer trail down the cliff face where the Jewish people. Views...More

Thank Basinman
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The sun escapes us at Mount Arbel where we find another ancient synagogue. It is so quiet here, and the view is like a window to the Sea. You can see why Jesus came up here to pray. Although we are at the heights, we...More

Thank TexasCorkie
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We did the hike, as Christ most likely did a couple of times when he stayed in this area. It is high, so you need to be in good fit and not suffer vertigo. It is worthwhile because when you arrive to a certain point...More

Thank Ana María P
Reviewed 21 November 2017

You can see where most of the Gospel stories occurred from the top of Mt. Arbel. It's a place to relax, reflect and explore. Don't miss this site.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

This site is my favorite in northern Israel. I am on in Israel tour with a church. This is a great place to overlook the sea(lake) of Galilee and imagine Jesus going up there to pray. It is nearly certain Jesus would have gone there...More

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