Sea of Galilee region

The Sea of Galilee (Hebrew: Yam Kinneret) is the largest freshwater lake of Israel.

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About Sea of Galilee region

The Sea of Galilee is a picturesque lake located in the east of the Galilee region (the Golan Heights are on the other side of the lake). The area is best known for its Gospel associations with the life and ministry of Jesus. As such, it forms a natural destination for pilgrimage among all varieties of Christians. Its beaches are also a prime recreational spot for Israelis and foreigners alike.

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