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Mount Tabor

Kfar Tavor, Israel
+972 4-662-0720
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Kfar Tavor, Israel
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+972 4-662-0720
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"beautiful church"
in 13 reviews
"small souvenir shop"
in 2 reviews
"rental car"
in 3 reviews
"greek orthodox"
in 5 reviews
"lower galilee"
in 2 reviews
"galilee region"
in 2 reviews
"two hours"
in 2 reviews
"religious significance"
in 2 reviews
"tour group"
in 3 reviews
"shuttle bus"
in 3 reviews
"hairpin bends"
in 3 reviews
"breakfast and dinner"
in 2 reviews
"chapels dedicated"
in 2 reviews
"sea of galilee"
in 2 reviews
"moses"
in 20 reviews
"tavor"
in 8 reviews
"franciscan"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is the possible location of where Jesus underwent the Transfiguration ( where he changed form to shine with bright ray of light). To commemorate this site a church designed by Antonio Barluzzi was built. This is not the original church as this has been...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bible states that Jesus transfigured before his disciples - Peter, James, and John his brother, on a high mountain. Catholic tradition believes this mountain could be Mt. Tabor. I had the opportunity to visit this majestic church while I was on a pilgrimage tour to...More

Thank Ramal C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Historical place that located on thd top of the mountain. The main church on the mount is " Church of the transfiguration ". And its also the place that Jesus arrived after he run away from the Roman at Nazereth. There is Estern Orthodox sanctuary....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To get to Mount Tabor, the manager of this venue provides a mini bus for 8 people. The Mini Bus drove me and the team to stop poin at Mount Tabor and then we can reach the church by walking about 250 meters distance. This...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing view to the entire Galilee, great gardens, beautiful scenery. The short hike around the monetary is just a delight.

Thank Sarit B
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I you intend to visit Kefar Tavor, you must plan to climb (by car or by foot) to the pick of the mount to visit the church. However, please check the opening hours, since it is closed by noon for 2-3 hours.

Thank Mori_9
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is a Franciscan church located on Mount Tabor in Israel. It is traditionally believed to be the site where the Transfiguration of Christ took place, an event in the Gospels in which Jesus is transfigured upon an unnamed mountain and speaks with Moses and...More

Thank Orchid Z
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

We visited this church in the morning. Our group has 30 people, we paid for the minivan that took us to the church in 10 minutes. We have to queued since there were two group in front of us. But there is another option if...More

Thank Christian L
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Visited last Saturday. There are several lookouts on the way up which are worth the stop, especially one before the peak with beautiful view of Jezreel Valley. We barely found a parking spot just at the entrance gate. In case there are no parking spots...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Make sure to go with a car that is in perfect conditions (good breaks and all) it is high up and the road is very steep. People go walking too, you should be in very good shape :-) Once up there you will immediately feel...More

Thank Hanysch
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Kawika C
2 January 2018|
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Response from davidheysham | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they are but check first and with the church as it is all closed down before dusk
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