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Capharnaum the Town of Jesus

Capernaum, Israel
+972 4-672-1059
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Where Jesus lived with his friends...

Historically our Bible tells us this is the town where Jesus and his disciples lived. Today the... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Historically our Bible tells us this is the town where Jesus and his disciples lived. Today the ruins are owned by two churches: the Franciscans control the western portion with the synagogue and the Greek Orthodox’s property is marked by the white church with red...More

Thank annebeth2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three villages wehre next to the Lac of Galilee in the times of Jesus: Magdala Capharnaum and Bethsaida. The First Ministry happened in this places where in Caphernaum Jewish and Christian history are interwoven until the 8th century (749) when the village was completely destroyed...More

Thank Judithneisse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ruins at Capernaum, overlooking the Sea of Galilee, are in relatively good condition and the area teems with biblical references. The ruins can be visited easily in an hour but worth two. Of note, an old octagonal church that sits on what some believe...More

Thank JE and JA D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

History, archaeological wonders, a deep religious vibe, definitely a place to see. Part of the overall original set of places where Jesus lived, preached, a must see.

Thank Eugen
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is worth coming here to get some perspective on the village at the time of Jesus. The Church is pretty and worth a quick visit.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The town is cited in all four gospels and has been near the hometown of a few apostles. It´s also the town were Jesus has healed the cervant of a Roman centurion. It´s a beautiful archaeologic site which contains - the house of Saint peter....More

Thank DjangoDjango
Reviewed 8 August 2017

North of Galilee River where Jesus used to visit often. Rich Jews residence was the place. Jesus did many wonders here.

4  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Loved spending the day in this amazing place. Appreciated the ruins that are preserved and truly the authentic experience. You can walk around the place, rather than a church built over it like other towns. Beautiful views.

1  Thank Bleucrayon
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Capernaum was the hometown of Jesus. He lived here, and here he cured many people and did miracles. Capernaum is now well excavated so we can get a really good impression of a town from the first centuries after the birth of Jesus. There are...More

Thank Lars M
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Ancient synagogue at the Sea of Galilee. What could be more authentic? Pull out your bible and start reading.

Thank rjaffelieb
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ashley c
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Capharnaum - "Town of Jesus" Tel: 04-6721059 Entrance fee: 10 NIS 8.00 - 17.00 every day