Beaver Travel specialise in holidays to Caesarea which is famous for its City being a National Park. Our Israel specialist Susie will take care of all travel plans removing the stress that booking a multi centre holiday can entail, letting you enjoy every part of your experience. Please call our dedicated and well-travelled team to take advantage of our 50 years of travel knowledge and let us create an inspirational journey, individually hand made for you.
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Caesarea is a city which effortlessly combines both the past and the present, the new Caesarea is graced with magnificent modern homes, and ancient Caesarea offers tourists the ruins of old, impressive buildings and a glimpse into the historical past of this wonderful city.
Caesarea’s neighbourhoods are quiet and serene with a wealth of contemporary architecture, ancient Caesarea is bustling with tourists who come to see the wonders of the past that were built by one of the greatest builders of the ancient world – King Herod. In 90 BCE, the Hasmonean King Alexander Jannaeus conquered the city to expand the borders of his kingdom and develop its shipping industry.
The population of Straton’s Tower remained Jewish until the Romans conquest in 63 BCE, when the granted the city its freedom. King Herod the Great transformed the city beginning in 22 BCE with the construction of its sophisticated port, markets, warehouses, great streets, temples, bathhouses and magnificent public buildings, naming it Caesarea.
Every five years the city hosted gladiatorial games, sports competitions and performances the city is now a National Park. Caesarea is also very popular for its Ralli Museuma beautiful building which shows paintings of artists both new and old and has a gallery that is specifically devoted to Salvador Dali. Accommodation is both plentiful and excellent and the city’s restaurants, cafes and bars serve top quality food to suit all tastes.
To find out the best time to visit Israel and to speak to someone that knows the area please call Susie our Israelian luxury holiday specialist:
01923 289 100