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At an altitude of some 600 meters above sea level, overlooking the Sea of Galilee
(the Kinneret), lies the city of Tiberias one of the largest cities in the north
of Israel and one of its most popular resort places.
Tiberias has been the cultural and religious center of the Jewish community in
the Roman days, and is considered one of the holiest cities in Israel.
Alongside its historical monuments Tiberias is a lively place, especially during
the hot summer months with many attractions for tourists and families with kids.
Hammat Tverya National Park is a recommended way to pass a relaxing
afternoon while visiting the city. Situated next to the Hamei Tverya spa
(another great option for spa lovers),the Hammat Tverya National Park includes
few old synagogues and a public bath house, including few ancient natural
warm water spas. Many of Tiberias landmarks of ancient history are located
The Tiberias beaches are mostly clean and well kept, though admission fee is
required. To enjoy the scenic view of the Sea of Galilee from above mixed with
a nice walk, visit the Emek Hayarden boardwalk between Zemach beach and
the Dganya Aleph Kibbutz. The River Jordan (Yarden River), stretching to the North
and South of the Sea of Galilee,
has a wide selection of rafting and kayaking spots for water sports lovers.
Along the Alon boardwalk, next to the beach, you can fine three centers offering
equipment and water activities such as boats hiring, water skiing and more.
When getting tired of these activities, you might want to visit one of the fine
seafood and fresh fish restaurants of Tiberias.
On top of the promenades many sea food restaurants, you can try Shimshon steak
house (behind the Tiberias market) or Dex steak house, both offer great meat at
sea level with cool atmosphere.
The Guy restaurant (next to Panorama hotel) is another off-the-beaten-track
restaurant, serving kosher Jewish food from around the globe.
There are many hotels in Tiberias, some of which are luxurious and some are less
pricey and more common. The best hotels in Tiberias include Caesar Resort Hotel,
the Scots Hotel, the Sheraton and Rimonim Galei Kinnereth, all located next to the
shore and offer 5 star facilities. Other good options while searching for hotels
in Tiberias are the Holiday Inn, the Golden Tulip and Golan hotel, which is a
simpler yet clean option and offers great views of the Sea of Galilee.