General

Karnei Hittin National Park

Photos

Map

Street view

Karnei Hittin National Park rating : 0 No votes yet

Karnei Hittin (meaning Horns of Hittin) National Park is an extinct volcano and the twin peaks which represent horns are the source of the name of the park. in 1187 the army of Saladin, the Muslim leader, defeated the Crusaders here. The National Park spreads over 2,740 dunams and offers views of Basalt rock, the Arbel Valley, remains of fortifications from various historical periods and communication trenches from the time of the Israeli War of Independence. At the edge of the National Park is the Tomb of the Prophet Jethro, a sacred site for the Druze. How to get there: Road 77, between Tiberias and Golani Junction

Information

Categories : Nature Parks

Reviews by travelers

Add your review about Karnei Hittin National Park


Type the letters . Letters are not case-sensitive.


No results found.

Places nearby Karnei Hittin National Park

Attractions
http://israeltripplanner.com/images/items/1502/thumb100_111.png
9.18 km / 5.7 mile

http://israeltripplanner.com/images/items/1504/thumb100_111.png
http://israeltripplanner.com/images/site/stars/v1/stars 5.png
11.29 km / 7.02 mile

Nature Parks
http://israeltripplanner.com/images/items/645/thumb100__1.jpg
14.18 km / 8.81 mile

http://israeltripplanner.com/images/items/643/thumb100__.jpg
15.52 km / 9.64 mile

Zodiac Wheel Mosaic in the great synagogue of Tzippori, 5th century CE
http://israeltripplanner.com/images/site/stars/v1/stars40.png
20.49 km / 12.73 mile

Restaurants
http://israeltripplanner.com/images/items/651/thumb100_yehuda_veroza.jpg
8.61 km / 5.35 mile

http://israeltripplanner.com/images/items/655/thumb100_bordo_2.jpg
13.23 km / 8.22 mile

http://israeltripplanner.com/images/items/1691/thumb100__1.jpg
13.24 km / 8.23 mile



More things to do in Galilee

Close

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required