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North District, Israel

How do you get to Hurfeish?

Head to Montfort Castle and Yehi'am Fortress National Park—just two of the sights around Hurfeish.

Things to do in Hurfeish

Go swimming and canoeing near the beaches and hiking trails of Israel’s largest freshwater lake, where Jesus is said to have performed his most iconic miracles. 

Ancient walls, a mosque and the clock tower of an old inn create a spectacular background to this busy and historic port.

Visit a monastery and a chapel on the spot where Christ is thought to have delivered the Sermon on the Mount.

Statues of visitors and spirits of former bath attendants tell the story of this grandiose bathhouse through multimedia presentations. 

This fortress played a key role in Acre’s history and was used as a prison by Ottomans and British. The clinking of chains reminds you of its past.