What is the Jesus Trail?

The Jesus Trail™ is a 65-kilometer hiking trail in the Galilee region of Israel which connects important sites from the life of Jesus as well as other historical and religious sites. The Jesus Trail™ offers an alternative for travelers and pilgrims to experience the steps of Jesus in a way that is authentic, adventurous and educational by hiking through the rugged and beautiful landscape of the Galilee in Israel.

The main Jesus Trail™ hiking route is 65km and begins in Nazareth and passes through Zippori National Park, Cana, Ilaniya, Kibbutz Lavi, the Horns of Hattin, Nebi Shu’eib, Arbel National Park, Migdal, the Jesus Boat at Kibbutz Ginosar, Tabgha, the Mount of Beatitudes, and Capernaum.

Jesus Trail Points of Interest

Mt. Precipice Nazareth Zippori National Park Cana Ilaniya Kibbutz Lavi Horns of Hattin Nebi Shu'eib Arbel National Park Tabgha St. Peter's Primacy Mt. of Beatitudes Capernaum Tiberias Jordan River Jordan River Mt. Tabor Migdal Sea of Galilee Jesus Boat - Ginosar

Our Philosophy

Learn about the goals of the Jesus Trail and the ethos behind its creation.

Get Involved

If you resonate with the goals of the Jesus Trail, learn how you can get involved as a goodwill ambassador, volunteer or donor.

Sustainable Ecotourism

Learn how the Jesus Trail is working to improve the environment of the Galilee, support local businesses and foster mutual respect between travelers and the local community.

Cleaning the Jesus Trail

Partner with us in tackling the growing litter and illegal dumping problem along the Jesus Trail.  Help to safeguard the environment for future generations.