Kafir Yasif
in Northern District, Israel

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.955 and 35.162 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 57' 16" and E 35° 9' 44"
Currency and Currency Code:
Shekel - ILS
Spoken languages:
Hebrew, Arabic, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:30 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:24 am and 6:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Israel in Western Asia

Safety Score: 2,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Israel.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Israel. Last Update: 2019-09-17 07:22:30

Explore Kafir Yasif

Kafir Yasif in Northern District with it's 8,308 inhabitants is located in Israel about 82 mi (or 132 km) north of Jerusalem, the country's capital.

Local time in Kafir Yasif is now 08:30 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Kafir Yasif, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Haifa International Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Israel is Old City of Acre in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), West. We found 5 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Haifa, Nazareth, Bent Jbail, Tyre and Al Butayhah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1012.1 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

27°C (81 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

27°C (81 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

27°C (80 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Elisheva Western Galilee Hotel

Address
1,7 mi
Moshav Amka
2525300 Amka
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Olive Boutique Hotel Nahariya

Address
5,0 mi
1 HaNassi Ben Tsvi Avenue
2210001 Nahariya
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Guanacaste Lodge Hotel

Address
4,8 mi
200 S Cruse of Potrero
Flamingo
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


NEA Resort & People

Address
5,0 mi
3 Haela
2280600 Shavei Zion
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


O-LIVE Dolphin Village

Address
5,0 mi
Moshav Shavei Tzion
Shavei Zion
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Chateau Prestige

Address
5,6 mi
Hagefen 119
25135 Ein Yaakov
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ga'aton Motel

Address
5,5 mi
Sderot HaGa'aton 50
18924 Nahariya
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Shtarkman Erna Hotel

Address
5,7 mi
29 Jabotinsky St
22383 Nahariyya
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Madison Hotel Nahariya

Address
5,7 mi
haliya st' 17
22101 Nahariya
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sea Life

Address
6,0 mi
Haaliya 75
Nahariya
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Owl in the Hops Nes Ammim 10 Feb 2012

Published: February 11, 2012
Length: 22:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tjitte Dijkstra

A white owl flew into the Hops (House of Prayer and Study) in Nes Ammim, Israel / The owl could not find a way out and flew even to the Prayer room. / On Febraury 10 2012, we found the owl...


Israel boxing national championship - 2013 Yahnovich - Shada

Published: April 28, 2013
Length: 36:21 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Vadim Shimenkov

Oleg Yahnovich the blue corner vs Shada from Kfar Yasif SF of Israel amateur boxing national championship 2013 The boxer represents Maccabi Nesher Azariya Weight 81 kg ...


Alex Shestakov vs. Ziad Sabih

Published: March 04, 2012
Length: 06:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: israboxing

Alex Shestakov (blue) vs. Ziad Sabih (red) February 2007. Boxing Tournament in Kfar Yasif (Israel). www.israboxing.com "Nesher" - Martial Arts Club. Nesher, Israel.


GOING UP NORTH - TO KARMIEL

Published: February 26, 2010
Length: 43:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Yozma Modiin

YOZMA - Reform Judaism in Modiin. ______ Phone #: 08-9753461. yozma@yozma.org.il. YOZMA led the Mission force of the city of Modiin...


חקמת מולא זל - כפר ירכא 2015\01\16

Published: January 20, 2015
Length: 32:09 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Ameer Zayan

חקמת מולא ז"ל 2015\01\16 יהיה זכרו ברוך.


Стоял весенний месяц март. Часть 2. Цветы Кармеля

Published: May 03, 2014
Length: 28:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: pani.zosya haifainfo

Фотографии весенних дикорастущих цветов на горе Кармель(Север Израиля): тюльпаны, цикламены, анемоны, ноготки, ромашки, васильки и др. Виды горы Кармель и до...


סרט על בית ספר תיכון אחווה ירכא 2014 مدرسة الثانوية يركا.

Published: April 23, 2014
Length: 48:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ענאן מולא

סרט תיעודי אשר מציג את המגמות הנלמדים בבית הספר, הפעילות והחוגים השונים. فيلم وثائقي الذي يعرض من خلالة جميع...


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Length: 41:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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يركا: البنك العربي يقيم محاضرة تحت عنوان التخطيط للتقاعد

Published: March 22, 2015
Length: 32:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ameer Zayan

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איאס חטיב זל - כפר ירכא 2014\11\22

Published: November 22, 2014
Length: 52:58 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Ameer Zayan

איאס חטיב ז"ל 2014\11\22 יהיה זכרו ברוך.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Achshaph

Achshaph - "fascination", a royal city of the Canaanites, in the north of Canaan . It was in the eastern boundary of the tribe of Asher, and is identified with the modern ruined village of Kesaf or Yasif, northeast of Acre.

Located at 32.9518, 35.1738 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canaanite cities, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Hebrew Bible places, Amarna letters locations

Qiblih

Bahá'í Faith 80px Central figures Bahá'u'lláh The Báb `Abdu'l-Bahá Key scripture Kitáb-i-Aqdas Kitáb-i-Íqán The Hidden Words The Seven Valleys Institutions Administrative Order The Guardianship Universal House of Justice Spiritual Assemblies History Timeline Bábís Shaykh Ahmad Persecution People Shoghi Effendi Martha Root Táhirih Badí‘ Apostles Hands of the Cause Other topics Symbols Laws Teachings Texts Calendar Divisions Pilgrimage Prayer Category Portal vte In the Bahá'í Faith the Qiblih is the location that Bahá'ís should face when saying their daily obligatory prayers, and is fixed at the Shrine of Bahá'u'lláh, near 'Akká, in present day Israel; approximately at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:32|56|37|N|35|5|30.5|E| | |name= }}.

Located at 32.9436, 35.0918 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bahá'í prayer

Al-Kabri incident

The al-Kabri incident refers to a military operation carried out by the Israeli army during the 1948 Arab–Israeli War in retaliation for the ambush of the Yehiam convoy. On May 20, 1948, the Israeli Carmeli Brigade captured al-Kabri, an Arab village in the northwest corner of the region of the British Mandate of Palestine that was later incorporated into the State of Israel.

Located at 33.0155, 35.1509 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1948 Arab–Israeli War, Mass murder in 1948, Massacres in Israel during the Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Sanjak of Acre

The Sanjak of Acre was a prefecture of the Ottoman Empire, located in modern-day northern Israel. The city of Acre was the sanjak's capital. Acre was captured by the Ottoman Sultan Selim I in 1517, but the city fell into disuse soon thereafter. Acre was the center of a major economic boom under the leadership of Dahar al-Omar during the late 18th century. The sanjak of Acre was created c. early 19th century as a prefecture of the Sidon Eyalet.

Located at 32.9317, 35.0831 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sanjaks of the Ottoman Empire, Palestine, District of Acre, States and territories established in the 19th century

Shrine of Bahá'u'lláh

The Shrine of Bahá'u'lláh, located in Bahjí near Acre, Israel, is the most holy place for Bahá'ís and represents their Qiblih, or direction of prayer. It contains the remains of Bahá'u'lláh and is near the spot where he died in the Mansion of Bahjí. The Shrine of Bahá'u'lláh is composed of a central area that contains a small, tree-filled garden surrounded by paths covered with Persian rugs. A glass roof was constructed by Qulám-‘Alíy-i-Najjár after the death of Bahá'u'lláh.

Located at 32.9433, 35.0922 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Bahá'í pilgrimages, Bahá'í shrines in Israel, Gardens in Israel, Bahá'u'lláh, Bahá'í gardens, Shrines

Mansion of Bahjí

The Mansion of Bahjí is a summer house in Acre, Israel where Bahá'u'lláh, the founder of the Bahá'í Faith, died in 1892. His shrine is located next to this house. The whole area was called Al-Bahjá (Place of Delight). The area was originally a garden planted by Suleiman Pasha, who was the ruler of Acre, for his daughter Fatimih, and he named it Bahji. Later the area was further beautified by `Abdu'llah Pasha, and in 1831 when Ibrahim Pasha besieged Acre he used the property as his headquarters.

Located at 32.9433, 35.0922 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bahá'í pilgrimages, Bahá'í Faith in Israel, Acre, Israel, Bahá'u'lláh, Persian gardens in Israel, Bahá'í gardens

Armistice of Saint Jean d'Acre

The Armistice of Saint Jean d'Acre (also known as the Convention of Acre) concluded the Syria-Lebanon Campaign of World War II. It was an armistice signed between Allied forces in the Middle East under the command of British General Henry Maitland Wilson, and Vichy France forces in Syria and Lebanon, under the command of General Henri Dentz, Commander in Chief of the Army of the Levant and as High Commissioner of the Levant. The Armistice of Saint Jean d'Acre was signed on 14 July 1941.

Located at 32.9483, 35.0778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Armistices, Syria–Lebanon Campaign

Ghetto Fighters' House

The Ghetto Fighters' House, full name, Itzhak Katzenelson Holocaust and Jewish Resistance Heritage Museum, Documentation and Study Center, was founded in 1949 by members of Kibbutz Lohamei Hagetaot, a community of Holocaust survivors, among them fighters of the ghetto undergrounds and partisan units. The museum is name after Itzhak Katzenelson, a Jewish poet who died at Auschwitz. The museum is located in the Western Galilee, Israel, on the Coastal Highway between Acre (Akko) and Nahariya.

Located at 32.9606, 35.0953 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums established in 1949, Holocaust commemoration, Holocaust museums, Monuments and memorials in Israel, Jewish resistance during the Holocaust, Museums in Israel, History museums in Israel, Archives in Israel, North District (Israel)

Ga'aton River

The Ga'aton River is a small river in the North District of Israel. It passes through the town of Nahariya before emptying into the Mediterranean Sea. The river runs through the main street of Nahariya, a city that takes its name from the river (nahar means river in Hebrew).

Located at 33.0065, 35.0943 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Israel

Nahariya Railway Station

Nahariya Railway Station is a railway station serving the city of Nahariya and the surrounding towns and villages of the Western Galilee region. It is the northern-most passenger station in Israel and is currently the terminus of the North-South coastal line. The station is located on Ga'aton Boulevard, Nahariya's main street along the Ga'aton River, near the main entrance to the city from the coastal highway and across the street from the city's central bus station.

Located at 33.0053, 35.0989 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Israel, Nahariya

Acre Railway Station

Acre Railway Station is an Israel Railways passenger station serving the city of Acre (Akko) and the surrounding towns and villages.

Located at 32.9281, 35.0828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Israel, Acre, Israel

Mateh Asher Regional Council

The Mateh Asher Regional Council is a regional council in the western Galilee of northern Israel. It is named after the Tribe of Asher which had been allotted the region in antiquity according to the Book of Joshua . It was founded in 1982 as a merger of three regional councils: Ga'aton, Na'aman and Sulam Tzur. The council's offices are located on Highway 4, between Regba and Lohamei HaGeta'ot.

Located at 32.9703, 35.0937 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Regional councils in Israel, Mateh Asher Regional Council

Nes Ammim

Nes Ammim is a Christian community in the northern district of Israel. Close to the towns of Acre and Nahariya, in the western Galilee region, the community is under the jurisdiction of Matte Asher Regional Council. It was founded by European Christians as a sign of solidarity with the Jewish People after the Holocaust. Its theology emphasises the need for dialogue with Jews and also with adherents of other religions.

Located at 32.9667, 35.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Villages in Israel, Christianity in Israel, Mateh Asher Regional Council

Pelekh

Pelekh is a kibbutz in northern Israel. Located in the Lower Galilee near Karmiel, it falls under the jurisdiction of Misgav Regional Council. Named after the Bible together with the nearby kibbutz Kishor, whose name is the corresponding word of the same sentence. The village was founded in 1982 by a gar'in of Hashomer Hatzair members.

Located at 32.934, 35.2337 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kibbutzim, Kibbutz Movement, Populated places established in 1982

Gilon

Gilon is a communal settlement in northern Israel. Located in the Lower Galilee on Mount Gilon seven kilometres west of Karmiel, it falls under the jurisdiction of Misgav Regional Council. In 2007 it had a population of 1,000. The village was established in 1980 by the Mishkei Herut Beitar movement as part of the Lookouts in the Galilee plan to increase Jewish settlement in the area.

Located at 32.9031, 35.2357 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Community settlements in Israel, Populated places established in 1980

Tal-El

Tal El is a communal settlement in northern Israel. Located in the Galilee between Acre and Karmiel, it falls under the jurisdiction of Misgav Regional Council. In 2006 it had a population of 929. The village was established in 1980 by ten families from the Soviet Union and two from Israel.

Located at 32.927, 35.1792 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Community settlements in Israel, Populated places established in 1980

1979 Nahariya attack

The 1979 Nahariya attack (codenamed by its perpetrators as the Nasser Operation) was a raid by four Palestine Liberation Front (PLF) militants in Nahariya, Israel on April 22, 1979. The group, consisting of Abdel Majeed Asslan, Mhanna Salim al-Muayed, and Ahmed al-Abras, and led by 16-year-old Samir Kuntar, used a small, 55 horsepower boat to travel from Tyre, Lebanon to Israel.

Located at 33, 35.09 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Terrorist incidents in 1979, Nahariya, Mass murder in 1979, Israeli–Palestinian conflict, Israeli–Lebanese conflict, Massacres in Israel during the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, 1979 in Israel, Murdered Israeli children

Western Galilee College

Western Galilee College is a college in northern Israel within the jurisdiction of the city of Akko. It was founded in 1994 on the basis of its predecessor, the Western Galilee Regional College, which was founded in 1972.

Located at 32.9367, 35.0864 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Colleges in Israel

Napoleon Stadium

Napoleon Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Acre, Israel. It was mostly used for football matches and hosted the home games of Hapoel Acre. The capacity of the stadium was 5,000 spectators at its peak. The stadium is now used for Hapoel Acre training. The stadium was have a named of the famous general Napoleon Bonaparte.

Located at 32.9225, 35.0847 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Israel

RAF St Jean

RAF St Jean is a former military airfield in Israel, which is located approximately 4 km east-northeast of Acre and 100 km north-northeast of Tel Aviv. When located in the British Mandate of Palestine during World War II the airfield was used as a military airfield by the British Royal Air Force and the United States Army Air Forces during the North African Campaign against Axis forces.

Located at 32.9424, 35.1085 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Royal Air Force stations in the Middle East, Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces, Airports in Israel, World War II sites in Israel

Tel Kabri

Tel Kabri is an archaeological site on the grounds of Kibbutz Kabri, near the city of Nahariya, Israel. Tel Kabri is notable for its Minoan-style frescoes, the only such frescoes ever discovered in Israel. The area of Kabri was first settled 16,000 years ago, during the Neolithic period. Permanent structures appeared around the year 10000 BCE. The tel contains the remains of a Canaanite city from the Middle Bronze Age (2000-1550 B.C.).

Located at 33.0084, 35.1391 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Israel, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Prehistoric sites in Israel, Bronze Age sites in Israel, Minoan archaeology

Yeshivat Nahariya

Yeshivat Hesder of Nahariya known as Yeshivat Nahar Deiah, was founded in 1995 by the Chief Rabbi of Nahariya, Rabbi Yeshayahu Meitlis with 15 students. In 2010, the Yeshiva has over 100 students. The students combine intensive Torah study, service in the army, and community service. In 2001 the yeshiva founded a Relief Center to provide food and clothing to residents Nahariya and the surrounding area.

Located at 33.0008, 35.1014 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Orthodox yeshivas in Israel

HaYonim Cave

HaYonim Cave is a cave located in a limestone bluff about 250 meters above modern sea level, in the Upper Galilee, Israel. The site had substantial occupation during the Middle Paleolithic Mousterian period, from 250,000 years ago to 100,000 years ago, and later, during the Natufian period around 12,000 years ago. The Mousterian occupation of the cave included Levallois debitage and early Middle Paleolithic blade technology, as well as a series of hearths.

Located at 32.9201, 35.2183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Natufian sites, , Caves of Israel, Prehistoric sites in Israel

1974 Nahariya attack

The 1974 Nahariya attack was a raid by three Palestinian militants, belonging to the Fatah militant organization, which took place during the night between 24 and 25 June 1974. The Palestinian militant squad infiltrated the coastal city of Nahariya in Israel by sea from Lebanon. Three civilians and one Israeli soldier were killed during the event. The attack was the first time in which militants infiltrated into Israel from Lebanon by sea.

Located at 33, 35.09 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Terrorist incidents in 1974, Mass murder in 1974, Terrorist attacks attributed to Palestinian militant groups, Nahariya, Israeli–Palestinian conflict, Palestinian terrorism, Israeli–Lebanese conflict, 1974 in Israel

Acre Municipal Stadium

Acre Municipal Stadium, also known as the Toto Acre Stadium for sponsorship reasons. is a football stadium in Acre, Israel. It is the home ground of Hapoel Acre who is playing in the Israeli Premier League. The stadium is located at the southern entrance of town, near the Ein HaMifratz intersection. The stadium has 5,000 seats in two covered balconies, four dressing rooms, service rooms, and over 1,000 sqm of commercial space.

Located at 32.9079, 35.0861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Israel, Sports venues completed in 2011


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kefar-Yasif, Kfar Yasif, Kafr Yāsīf, Kafir Yasif, כפר יסיף