Caesarea National Park, Caesarea

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Swim, dine, shop, and explore layers of civilizations built, destroyed, and rebuilt over thousands of years at Caesarea National Park, an archeological treasure of the Mediterranean. The park, harbor, and beach offer many points of interest, including spectacular excavation sites surrounded by impressive crusader walls and a multimedia performance show. Explore the mosaics, marble sculptures, and balustrades of this ancient prosperous port built more than 2,000 years ago. Other attractions here include an aqueduct, golf club, public and private beach, amphitheater, and hippodrome. Located on the Tel Aviv-Haifa highway near Kibbutz Sdot Yam, the park provides wheelchair access to some of its main highlights. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Caesarea holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Caesarea National Park and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Walk around the National Archaeological Park Caesarea begins with either a northern entrance or from the South, I prefer South, it is convenient to begin a walk through the ancient Roman Theatre, which erroneously called amphitheatre. After the heel pad where archaeologists have positioned columns and other architectural fragments, then walk past the sarcophagus and exit to the palace complex. Of course from the Palace here, only the Foundation, the sea beszhalostno all devoured. But had there been obnaruzhina plate with reference to Pontius Pilate, the one who washed his hands. And on through the Racetrack/Theater to the Pope ", and then of course to the walls of the Crusader, now build a track that will go on this most walls from the East Gate of the Crusaders to the southern gate. After passing through the southern gate is worth to travel to port, there is a small museum and interactive film about Caesarea, journey back in time, there is an excellent model of the city and port, but still displayed the gold coins of the period the Fatimids, who found the divers at the time of immersion in the waters of the ancient port. By the way the breakwater there is a dive Club, where you can do a trial dive or if you are a certified diver that rent equipment. More about dive Club has wooden steps which climb to the balcony with stunning views over the port.
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  • Cesaria National Park! Beautiful location on the shores of the sea, ruins and sea... is paid entry. Beautiful place to go and visit!
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  • The ruins are fine but not worth going out of your way to see them. I personally did not like them much and did not think they are well preserved. The tourist area they have built around it is very fa...  more »

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