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Capharnaum the Town of Jesus, Capernaum

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Historic Site
Visit Capharnaum the Town of Jesus, an ancient village that Jesus visited after he left his hometown of Nazareth. A number of apostles lived near the village, which gets a mention in all four of the New Testament gospels, and it was supposedly the place where Jesus established his base for preaching and performed healings. Admire the fourth-century synagogue, one of the world’s oldest, as well as a variety of ruins and artifacts from the Roman period. To visit Capharnaum the Town of Jesus and get the most from your holiday in Capernaum, create itinerary details personal to you using our Capernaum family vacation planner.
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  • Although the coach loads of pilgrims at times seemed to add a little too much noise, there remains a serene and tranquil air to this beautiful spot on the shore of the Sea of Galilee. It was lovely to...  more »
  • This is a very historic place, but it is mainly ruined. You need a bit of imagination when looking at the ruins.  more »
  • To have walked on the same place that Jesus did most of His miracles in was so amazing. we were able to take a picture o standing under the sign, Cahparnaum, the town of Jesus  more »