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Har Nahum, Capernaum, Israel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh the beauty and reverence! To be in the area where Jesus preached the Beatitudes, about the “Blessed are they...” This is such a beautiful and peaceful place! Grounds are breathtaking and the church is beautiful. And we got a reminder of the Beatitudes, as...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is beautiful and so meaningful to be where Jesus gave his sermon on the mount. The views are spectacular and so serene. We ate at the Franciscan Convent and the fish was fried to a crisp. Order the chicken instead. The dining room and...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is truly worth coming for, it's location is stunning, the gardens are awesome and just to sit there and remember the sermon on the Mount that Jesus preached. You have to remember that the church is only open from 2 pm onwards till 5...More

Thank Marianna H
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We visited as part of an organised pilgrimage and toured the area as well as had lunch in the nearby Convent with fish typically from the Sea of Galilee.

Thank WidleyTraveller
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

One more in a string of 5-Star stops, one after another. Here one must stop in order to pay homage to the spot where Jesus went up the mountain, sat down, and spoke to his disciples about the “Blessed”. Such a feeling to be here...More

Thank MaltaBound
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Overlooking the water this is a convent and monastery with church apparently in the vicinity of where Christ gave the Sermon on the Mount. Worth a visit but don't take the location as gospel.

Thank Eddie O
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Jesus gave his Sermon on the Mount at the location where this Roman Catholic Church now stands. Great location to walk around and take pictures. The sites closed for lunch time, between 11am & 2pm if I recall. My suggestion is to go right opening...More

Thank FDWorldtraveler
Reviewed 18 July 2018

The octaginal church here was build in the 1930s, and is of interesting construction. The garden is beautiful and it would have been peaceful if there was not a bus load of tourists talking selfies everywhere and talking loudly. I understand the significance of the...More

Thank Ono O
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We spent three full days in Israel off a cruise ship. Of all the places we visited this is my most memorable. There is no other way to describe my feelings other than say it was truly 'peaceful'. The View was amazing clear, the sweet...More

Thank wstripech
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We enjoyed walking thru the grounds and looking out over the Sea of Galilee. Very peaceful visit with beautiful scenery

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26 January 2018|
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Response from Marf13669 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, usually
18 November 2017|
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Response from Giovanni G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Israel is usually super-safe. Just consider that January can be cold, especially in the north. The distance you intend to cover is quite short and there are plenty of people doing same. So eventually you do not feel safe... More
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15 October 2017|
Response from Wayne S | Reviewed this property |
No you drive right up to the top and park at the top. No climbing