Zippori National Park, Zippori

4.7
Encompassing an ancient city scattered with intricate mosaics, Zippori National Park allows you to access centuries worth of history. Dating back to the Hasmonean period of 2nd century BCE, the city remains a significant archaeological and historical site, including remnants of Roman, Byzantine, Islamic, and Crusader structures. Roam from excavated residential quarters to the ruins of churches, Roman theaters, and ancient water reservoirs. Take the guesswork out of planning a Zippori vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
Create an itinerary including Zippori National Park
map
Zippori National Park Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
119 reviews
Google
4.6
TripAdvisor
  • The main recommendation is: don't come at weekends. When the site is empty, it's unbelievable. The mosaics of the ancient synagogue should NOT be missed.  more »
  • As in most Israeli national parks there is a small entrance fee. The site dates from Roman era with a variety of sites within the park. There are some very well preserved mosaics including some in the...  more »
  • Zippori is such so many archaeological treasures from all the amazing mosaics to the Roman theater. It is also the place where the Sanhendrin met and the mishnah was created. There are so many beautif...  more »
Google
  • Quite a site. You can get a good feel to how the historic city thrived and also some really well preserved structures. Of note there are some fabulous mosaics in really good shape. We were there on a public holiday and the park had out on a set if activities that were reasonably well managed.
  • A luxorious city in its day. Various amounts of all culture packed into the mosaics. The mosaic which was in the synagogue is such a depiction of events from the Bible.
  • After two weeks in Israel, one of the highlights. Truely breathtaking mosaics.
  • Very impressive archaeological site with tons of mosaics, a great day out for kids and their parents.
  • The Mona Lisa of mosaic is famous, but the zodiac floor of the ancient synagogue is also beautiful. The view from the fortress is magnificent.

Plan your trip to Zippori

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Zippori

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor