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“sea of galilee”(26 reviews)
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Highway 87, Tabgha, Israel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped to see the church of St Peter then walked down to the shore of the Sea of Galilee and paddled and collected stones to bring back to give to friends.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank janice538
Reviewed 4 November 2018

This holy site for us Christians reflects the place where our Lord appeared to his followers after his resurrection.Church of the Primacy is also the site where Jesus fed his followers and the stone inside the church is described as the table of Christ. Here...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ronstagehand
Reviewed 30 October 2018

This site, when first visited was " heaving" with vistors but after an hour they all moved on and left the beach area and the gardens lovely and peaceful so that the biblical importance of Jesus reinstating Peter after his denials at Jesus's trial could...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alan P
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

This is a very well kept site and has great significance. Have a good guide to explain it if you don’t know. Nice grounds and church. Won’t take long to visit - about an hour or so.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JimW551
Reviewed 19 October 2018

This is a modern church given it was built in 1933 but the site has been a religious one for generations with the first building dating back to 4th C. It's on the edge of the Sea of Gailee. Its a special place due to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BenYorkie
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is the site where Jesus appeared for the third time after he had risen. The church is simple and small with pretty brick work. Inside the church, is a rock with the sign ‘Mensa Christi’ which means the table of Christ. Several of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Visited by the pope this is an oasis or sanctuary recalling where Peter made his confession of faith. Beautiful green park and gardens and small church on the banks of the Sea of Galilee maker this a must for visitors.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AfricaEddie
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This is a must see church on the Sea of Galilee. It’s peaceful and serene and leads directly to the sea. Absolutely visit here.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank CGin23
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We visited this beautiful church in Tabgha while we were on a pilgrimage tour of Holy Land. According to the Catholic tradition, it is the place where Jesus reinstate St. Peter as chief among the apostles. A must visit place

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ramal C
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This is a Roman Catholic church which commemorates the site where Jesus reinstates Peter as leader of the apostles laying ground for him to be the first Pope of the Catholic church. Inside the church is a rock in front of the altar which according...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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