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Meet Gamla Nature Reserve

​The Gamla nature reserve has a rare combination, both nature and scenery and a fascinating historical human story.

Main points of interest

  • Observation terrace
  • Touring the ruins of the ancient town
  • Lookout point
  • The head of the Gamla Stream waterfall
  • Dolmens

details:

  • The observation terrace – a view from above of the ancient town of Gamla and the remains of the early synagogue. From the terrace, a steep path leads down to the old town, accessible to good walkers.
  • Touring the ruins of the ancient town of Gamla – a narrow road has recently been inaugurated, making it possible to reach the ruins of the ancient town by bus.
  • Lookout point – looking out over the cliffs of the Gamla Stream canyon and the nesting colony of birds of prey.
  • The head of the Gamla Stream waterfall – the highest waterfall in Israel (51 m) flowing all year round. An easy path leads to the lookout terrace, from which the waterfall can be seen in all its glory.
  • Dolmens – a collection of Bronze Age burial mounds made of huge boulders.
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Gamla Nature Reserve

Useful Information
Opening Hours

                                        Reserve entrance closes one hour before cited closing time                                    
Summer hours: Sunday–Thursday and Saturday: 17:00 - 08:00 Friday and holiday eves: 16:00 - 08:00 Winter hours: Sunday–Thursday and Saturday: 16:00 - 08:00 Friday and holiday eves: 15:00 - 08:00 Holiday eves: 13:00 - 08:00 Yom Kippur eve: 13:00 - 08:00
Contact us
Phone: ‎04-6822282 Email: 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655li.gr1553303655o.apn1553303655@alma1553303655g.ts 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 1553303655 Fax: ‎04-9120295
Access

  • Parking

  • restroom

  • asphalt path and vulture observation station

  • 3D models



Other attractions

Kiosk, binoculars for hire, observation terraces, picnic tables, partial access for visitors with wheelchairs.


Getting there
How to get here

Turn off the Sea of Galilee perimeter road (92) at the Ma’ale Gamla junction, onto road 869. Pass Moshav Ma’ale Gamla and Moshav Kanaf and continue to Daliyot junction. From here, turn left onto road 808, and after approximately 3 km, turn left following the sign to Gamla Nature Reserve.


The nature reserve is about a 15 minute drive from the Sea of Galilee, and 15 minutes from the Yehudiya – Meshushim reserve.


In Waze, type: Gamla Nature Reserve
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Tickets will be available for purchase online soon.

Money Saving Tickets
Entrance fees
Type Fee
Adult ₪ 28.00
Child ₪ 14.00
Adult in group ₪ 23.00
Child in group ₪ 12.00
Student ₪ 24.00
Israeli senior citizen ₪ 14.00
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Map of Gamla

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