From the early morning mountain mists, sparkling waterfalls, lush foliage including the rich vineyards and orchards ~ To the organized residential areas and thriving business, consumer and tourism oriented enterprises ...
Explore, discover for yourself the intense, natural beauty of the Upper Galilee!
Although it is only a tiny area on the map, North Israel is a very special place, and the Upper Galilee region has much to offer for both the Tourist and Resident.
is so much to see and experience, with each area bringing you to a new
level of appreciation for what The Land and The People represent.
Whether you're into sports, history, religion, archeology, food or just getting close to nature - there's something for everyone!
CITIES : Upper Galilee גליל עליון
KIBBUTZIM : Upper Galilee גליל עליון
MOSHAVIM : Upper Galilee גליל עליון
TOWNS : Upper Galilee גליל עליון
YESHUVIM : Upper Galilee גליל עליון
Upper Galilee : Galil HaElyon גליל עליון
Heading further north, you can relax in the hot springs in Tiberias or take a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinneret) - unforgettable!
Wander around the ancient alleyways in the mystical city of Safed (Zevat, Tzfat, Tsfat), or visit the Hula Valley Nature Reserve - a stopover for hundreds and thousands of migrating birds. Or have fun kayaking or rafting on the Jordan River.
Galilee Panhandle : Etzba HaGalil אצבע הגליל
Enjoy the spectacular, unspoiled beauty of the countryside in the northernmost point of Israel!
Looking for a good base for touring the area? Metulla has great views, country lodging, restaurants and Israel's only Olympic-size ice-skating rink in the Canada Centre. While you're in the area, don't miss the Manara Cliff adventure park with the longest cable car in the country and other attractions for all the family.
HELPFUL INFORMATION & RESOURCES
REGIONAL COUNCILS : Upper Galilee
UPPER GALILEE Website
Mo'atza Azorit HaGalil HaElyon (מוֹעָצָה אֲזוֹרִית הַגָּלִיל הַעֶלְיוֹן)
MA'ALE YOSEF Website
MEROM HAGALIL Website
Mo'atza Azorit Merom HaGalil (מועצה אזורית מרום הגליל)
MEVO'OT HAHERMON Website
Mo'atza Azorit Mevo'ot HaHermon (מועצה אזורית מבואות החרמון)
NOTES & DISCLAIMERS
The information presented is compiled from a variety of well known public accessible websites and those under the auspices of the Government of Israel; as well as the websites of the community and / or other enterprises themselves.