The Abu Haya family invites visitors to Beit Jann in the Upper Galilee. Beit Jann is located in the heart of the Mount Meron Nature Reserve at a stunning 3500' above sea level with incredible views. Beit Jann is the highest town in Israel, situated on top of Mount Tsafir. The Abu Haya family offers visitors guestrooms with incredible views of the surrounding countryside. Visitors get to experience authentic traditional Druze hospitality.
Havayat Harochvim is a huge leisure complex that includes, among other attractions, the largest horse farm in the country, tomcar (off-road vehicle)trips, a spa, mountain biking, a rope park, swimming-pool, workshops, fun days and team-building activities. The complex offers activities for both the private and institutional sectors.
The reconstructed area of Rosh pina is designed as an open museum. There are a lot of galleries in the area and it is a lovely place to wander around. It is possible to purchase a map of the area that highlights the main attractions in the area in the Professor Mar House where the administration of the site sits.
Manara Cliff is situated on Highway 90 between Rosh pina And Kiryat Shmona. Manara Cliff is home to Israel's longest cable car and is a highly popular attraction with activities for the whole family. The cable car has three stations and at each station there are attractions on offer.
Kfar Blum Kayaks is a well-established site that offers kayaking and rafting along the greenest, cleanest routes of the Hatzbani and Jordan rivers. There are two routes in offer; the standard route that is family-friendly and the longer, more adventurous route that combines fast and calm river sections with small waterfalls. You'll sail by thick vegetation before arriving at the magnificent waterfall that is unique to Kfar Blum Kayaks.
The gorgeous HaRishonim Street in Metula is a semi-European street that takes visitors back in time to when Metula was founded in 1896. The houses on the street have been reconstructed and preserved in way that reflects the past authentically. Among others, HaRishonim Street includes the Farmer's House (Beit HaIkar) which is a lovely nostalgic museum. In some of the stone houses lining the street are artist's galleries, excellent restaurants and charming cafes. HaRishonim Street is well worth a visit when touring Metula and the area.
Tel Hai was one of the first four Jewish settlements of the far north in the early years of the twentieth century, along with Metula, Hamra and Kfar Giladi. In 1920, the area was under French control and Arab gangs constantly attacked Jewish settlements in the area. Joseph Trumpeldor led Jewish volunteers to the site in order to help. Arab forces managed to enter Tel Hai and in the fierce shooting battle that ensued Trumpeldor was wounded. Before dying, Trumpeldor famously said to his doctor, "It is good to die for our country."
The Metzudat Koach Memorial commemorates the twenty-eight soldiers who died during the 1948 conquest of a strategically-important fort. The fort and observation point is situated in the Upper Galilee and its name, "Koach," has a double meaning: the numerical value of the Hebrew word is twenty-eight, corresponding to the twenty-eight fallen soldiers and "Koach" also means strength.
Merkaz Canada ("The Canada Center") in the beautiful town of Metula is one of the most popular attractions in northern Israel, with a large variety of activities for the whole family. The ice rink in Merkaz Canada is probably what it is most famous for and it really is something to be proud of with Olympic-size proportions, making it the largest ice rink in Israel. There are skating classes available with certified guides if desired.
The Circassian Museum in the Galilean village of Rehaniya is dedicated to preserving and promoting Circassian heritage. Circassians are a relatively unheard of minority who reached Israel at the end of the nineteenth century. The Museum provides a wonderful opportunity to learn about these fascinating people who originate from the Caucasus region.
The Circassian Museum in Kfar Kama, like its equivalent in Rehaniya provides visitors an interesting glimpse into the life of this intriguing group. Circassians originate in the Caucasus Mountains and today are settled around the world. They are known for their hospitality, warmth and integrity. They also have fascinating customs, a unique language, special cuisine and colorful traditional clothing.
HaGoshrim Kayaks-Ma'ayan Baruch provides kayaking experiences on the Hasbani River. On a sunny summer day there is nothing more refreshing than splashing your way through the hour-and-a-half route, surrounded by shady greenery.
The "Living Lake" (in Hebrew "Agam Hai") is a natural lake surrounded by fauna and flora on Kibbutz Yiron, near Mount Meron in the Upper Galilee. The lake can be explored in a paddle boat and one can fish on it’s banks. The lovely vegetation in the area make the place a perfect location for a picnic or just to sit back and relax. The beautiful lake is inhabited by black and white swans, mallards, geese and ducks.
Dagei Dafna (meaning "Dafna's Fish") is located near Kibbutz Dafna and offers, among other things, an overnight campground for visitors. The complex is also home to a famous fish restaurant and a water park where one can fish trout and carp and then eat them using the barbecue facilities offered on site. The lovely campgrounds are shady and green and include a brook, an extension of the nearby Dan stream. This is also a wonderful place to start an abundance of trails in the Galilee Panhandle area.
Shulman Sweets on Kibbutz HaGoshrim is the stuff sweet dreams are made of. The company is renowned for their high-quality chocolate products and for their indulgent chocolate workshops. All of their products are hand-made and made from the highest quality natural ingredients. Among their products are pralines, hot chocolate, chocolate cakes, and so much more. All the pralines are kosher. There is also a small café on site. If you are in the Galilee it is well worth visiting their visitor's center and to enjoy a chocolate-filled adventure!