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Address: Tiberias, Israel
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US$121.43*
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Private Tour: Nazareth, Tiberias and Sea of Galilee Day Trip from Jerusalem
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Nazareth, Tiberias and the Sea of Galilee Day Trip from Jerusalem
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Sacred Jewish Sites Tour from Jerusalem: Tiberias, Safed and Mount Meron

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old city

This is two thousand years old city, with original mix of white limestone and black basalt for buildings. The ruins of old fortress remained from Arabian epoch, but they based on... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Alexander N
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice town, but a bit tourist resorty. I was there in December 2016 and it was very much like an out of season holiday resort. Glad not to be there in high season. It has a really good tourist office with staff who are very knowledgable about the history and geography of the area and who are able to advise... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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186 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is two thousand years old city, with original mix of white limestone and black basalt for buildings. The ruins of old fortress remained from Arabian epoch, but they based on crusaders foundations. It is impossible miss Tiberias due trip to Kineret lake (Sea of Galilee) and Holy places , there are a lot of hotels and beaches, but town... More 

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Tel Aviv
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

נוף והסטוריה מדהימים אבל תשתיות מוזנחות.נוף והסטוריה מדהימים אבל תשתיות מוזנחות. יש לה אגם יפה עם נוף של רמת הגולן ממול. אבל בתי המלון מיושנים ומוזנחים, וכך גם הכבישים, מסעדות וחניויות. העיר תקועה בשנות השמונים של המאה ה20. Stunning scenery and history but neglected infrastructure Stunning scenery and history but neglected infrastructure. It has a beautiful lake with a view... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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107 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tiberias is a perfect base from which to explore the Galilee area. Nowhere is far. We found a small apartment and stayed 4 nights which gave us chance to walk around Tiberias, which is just full of historical sites, as well as travel further afield. There is also a little souk to buy fresh fruit and veggies and plenty of... More 

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kerala
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92 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I had stayed here for a couple of days on the tour of the holyland. The place seems to be nice. Visited some shops for souverins. But the cost was too much and they demand to be paid in american dollars and the prices were more than like 500 percentage dor tourists.

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Ardsley on Hudson, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

especially the Sea of Galilee, suggest the Scots Hotel overnight or two to really take in the sights properly

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Vancouver, Canada
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We disliked this town. It's very run down and traffic can be chaotic. We recommend that you stay elsewhere along the Sea of Galillee shores.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

‫this place is really good... ‫you have to try this place grl ‫graet prices good food ♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡♡ come here

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Copenhagen
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234 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

I was looking forward to see this town but I have to say i did disappoint. I am sure years ago it was a fine place but no development has accused in the last many years. Location is perfect but Town need a big shape up

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Cranbrook, Canada
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165 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

A historical town right on the edge of Sea of Galilee. It has maintained its small town character but modernized.

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