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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

 
The quiet cove of Tabgha on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee is the scene of ma...
On the shores of the Sea of Galilee (Kinneret), Tiberias offers water sports, Jewish an...
A water tunnel extending 280 m out of Mei Kedem, which was built more than 2,000 years ...
Located on the grounds of Kibbutz Ginnosar on the Sea of Galilee, the museum is named a...
Industrial park including Israel's only photography museum with changing exhibits. Ther...
An archaeological museum with items dating from the Neolithic period and up to the earl...
 

 Accommodations

 
Hotel overlooking the beautiful landscape of the Galilee mountains -- especially from t...
An old hotel with rooms of various standards. Facilities include a swimming pool, sauna...
There are rooms in two-story buildings and rooms for families with a balcony and privat...
This small hotel offers a relaxed atmosphere in which guests can enjoy a spa, health fa...
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