The sea of Galilee seen from the south direction

Menachamiya

Ascend to a fantastic View-Point of the Kineret & the Jordan Valley

Hike up through an interesting Wadi to the view-point.
Look at the Sea of Galilee from an unusual direction & also get a good views to the Jordan valley and the Gilad mountains.

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Region – Sea of Galilee
Distance – 8 Km
Accumulated Climb – 330 m
Difficulty – moderate
For Private or Public transport directions, use Google Maps – Above Menachamiya

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Track description:

  • Starting point –  At the end of the road just above Menachamiya (1).
  • Menachamiya is an historic Israeli settelemnt from 1901. There are still some nice historic buildings and and intersting museum to visit.
  • Pictures of historic Menachamiya.
  • Follow the ‡Blue‡ markers along Wadi El Jorum for about 1.8 Km. (2)
  • At this point the path meets a dirt road. Continue on the dirt road with the  ‡Blue‡ markers for about 300 m (3).
  • The  ‡Blue‡ markers continue now on a foot path climbing steeply.
  • At the end of the climb (4), Turn right with the ‡Blue‡ markers.
  • Continue on it with another steep section until you reach the junction with the dirt road with ‡Black‡ markers (Part of the INT). (5)
  • Turn left on the ‡Black‡ marker and follow it for 200 m to reach the view-point under the lonley tree.  The perfect spot for an extended break.
  • Retrace your steps to (5) and continue on the ‡Black‡ markers (Also INT) for about 1.5 Km, until you reach the junction with the dirt road (‡Red‡ markers). (6)
  • Follow the ‡Red‡ markers on the dirt road for about 4 Km to the starting point.

Topographic map with english lables and legend

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Bonus Tip:
We recommend to attach to this hike a visit to the nearby town of Beit She’an. You will be surprised by the variety of amazing thing you can do there!!

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