Nimrod’s Fortress

04.02.2013                      24.Schwat. 5773

Entdecke Israel:

Nimrod’s Fortress

Your reward for a fairly strenuous climb to the top of the fortified tower is a gorgeous view of the Hula Valley, the Golan and the mountains of Lebanon and the Galilee.

Nimrod’s Fortress towers dizzyingly high in the Mount Hermon foothills above the Hula Valley with a commanding view of the entire region from the Golan to the Galilee and beyond. The ancient biblical king the fortress was named after would likely approve – according to legend, he was among the monarchs responsible for constructing the notorious Tower of Babel….