Israel & the Palestinian Territories - Haifa & the North Coast (PDF Chapter)
This is the Haifa & the North Coast chapter from Lonely Planet’s Israel & the Palestinian Territories guidebook.
On Israel’s north coast, sandy beaches run parallel to the cobalt-blue Mediterranean, luring surfers and sunbathers to their breezy shores. The largest city is Haifa, a spirited port with a mixed Jewish and Arab population – home to the region’s star sight, the Baha’i Gardens.
- marvel at perfectly groomed Baha’i Gardens, which tumble down towards the Mediterra-nean
- explore vaulted halls and hidden tunnels left by the Crusaders in the walled seaside city of Akko
- feel lulled by the rise and fall of the sea within gleaming limestone grottoes at Rosh HaNi-kra
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Haifa, Daliyat Al Karmel, Carmelite Monastery of St Elijah, Ein Hod & Ayn Hawd, Atlit, Zichron Ya’akov, Mey Kedem, Caesarea, Akko (Acre), Kibbutz Lohamei HaGeta’ot, Nahariya & Around.
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