Sea of Galilee

Local nameימת הכנרת
LocationNorthern District, Israel

The Sea of Galilee, Lake Tiberias, Kinneret or Kinnereth, is a freshwater lake in Israel. It is the lowest freshwater lake on Earth and the second-lowest lake in the world, at levels between 215 metres and 209 metres below sea level. It is approximately 53 km in circumference, about 21 km long, and 13 km wide. Its area is 166.7 km2 at its fullest, and its maximum depth is approximately 43 m. The lake is fed partly by underground springs, although its main source is the Jordan River, which flows through it from north to south.

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Safed, Tiberius & Mount Meron from Tel Aviv from 169 USD

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Address Israel

Coordinates 32°48'28.59" N 35°35'23.612" E

Tours and activities: Sea of Galilee

Safed, Tiberius & Mount Meron from Tel Aviv

from 169 USD

Private Tour: Nazareth, Tiberias and Sea of Galilee Day Trip from Jerusalem

from 122 USD

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