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Kfar Tavor, Israel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We took the short hike circling the top of the mountain, which is about 1.6 km. View was beautiful, and autumn flowers blooming.

Thank ns0404
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got there 5 minutes after closing time, and the caregiver was a volunteer from Russia. We asked if he could let us in for a few minutes but he refused. He was adamant that that was the rules. No lenient at all. We saw...More

Thank Marianna H
Reviewed 15 June 2018

I ascended Mount Tavor on foot. I did the whole walk up and down, so 22 kilometers. It took le 5 hours. It was very challenging, especially due to the heat and also to the fact that there was no restaurant open because of the...More

1  Thank Isabelle E
Reviewed 24 May 2018

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

2  Thank BunburyTim61
Reviewed 18 May 2018

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
Reviewed 9 May 2018 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

1  Thank aibek1977
Reviewed 2 May 2018

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

1  Thank tppas2000
Reviewed 30 April 2018

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

Thank Sarit B
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
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

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Beth R
19 July 2018|
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Response from Giora_I_L | Reviewed this property |
You can get a taxi from Tiberias. As long as you are fit is feasible to climb along the road from Daburia (about 3KM uphill). You might find a ride down the hill
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