in Northern District, Israel
- Kiryat Shmona Airport (2 mi)
- Ben Ya'akov Airport (16 mi)
- Haifa International Airport (41 mi)
- Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (43 mi)
- Damascus International Airport (56 mi)
- King Hussein Air College (71 mi)
- Sde Dov Airport (88 mi)
- Amman-Marka International Airport (89 mi)
- Ben Gurion International Airport (92 mi)
- Tyre (Unesco heritage, 22 mi)
- Old City of Acre (Unesco heritage, 34 mi)
- Anjar (Unesco heritage, 41 mi)
- Bahá’i Holy Places in Haifa and the Western Galilee (Unesco heritage, 43 mi)
- Ancient City of Damascus (Unesco heritage, 47 mi)
- Biblical Tels - Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba (Unesco heritage, 48 mi)
- Sites of Human Evolution at Mount Carmel: The Nahal Me’arot / Wadi el-Mughara Caves (Unesco heritage, 51 mi)
- Byblos (Unesco heritage, 63 mi)
- Baalbek (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Ouadi Qadisha (the Holy Valley) and the Forest of the Cedars of God (Horsh Arz el-Rab) (Unesco heritage, 77 mi)
- Miẕpé Hod (observation point, (22 mi)
- Miẕpé Yammim (observation point, (20 mi)
- Miẕpé Pe’er (observation point, (3 mi)
- Taẕpit Alam Raẖimov (observation point, (13 mi)
- Miẕpor Ẕipporim Ha’Ammud (observation point, (23 mi)
- Miẕpé H̱useyẕ (observation point, (3 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 33.207 and 35.572 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 33° 12' 26" and E 35° 34' 19"
- 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: 12:00 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:28 am and 7:45 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Israel.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Israel. Last Update: 2020-06-06 07:20:59
Delve into Kiryat Shmona
Kiryat Shmona in Northern District with it's 22,035 habitants is located in Israel about 102 mi (or 163 km) north of Jerusalem, the country's capital town.
Current time in Kiryat Shmona is now 12:00 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Kiryat Shmona, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Kiryat Shmona Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Tyre in Lebanon at a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km). The closest in Israel is Old City of Acre in a distance of 34 mi (or 36 km), West. We encountered 6 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Marjayoun, Bent Jbail, Mas`adah, Nabatiye et Tahta and Hasbaiya. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F
|Morning Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 76 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 20% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Sunday, 7th of June 2020
35°C (95 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Monday, 8th of June 2020
31°C (88 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 9th of June 2020
30°C (85 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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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.
Tel Hai is a name of a former Jewish settlement in northern Israel, the site of an early battle in the Arab–Israeli conflict, and of a noted monument, tourist attraction, and a college. It is currently part of kibbutz Kfar Giladi.
Kiryat Shmona Airport
Kiryat Shmona Airport is a public Israeli airport located 2 km east of the northern town of Kiryat Shmona. Its history, based on lack of economic viability and local political differences, has seen various closures and reopenings. Arkia handled domestic flights until end of 2003, when it closed down due to a lack of passenger traffic.
Kiryat Shmona Municipal Stadium
The Kiryat Shmona Municipal Stadium is a football stadium in Kiryat Shmona in northern Israel. It is home to Hapoel Ironi Kiryat Shmona Opened in 1989, the stadium has undergone extensive renovations as the club has climbed from the regional leagues to the Premier League. New plastic seats replaced concrete ones, the pitch was relaid, broadcast facilities built and floodlights erected.
The Galilee Panhandle (Hebrew: אצבע הגליל, Etzba HaGalil is a panhandle along the Hula Valley in northern Israel that incorporates five municipal authorities. Towns in the Galilee panhandle include Metula and Kiryat Shmona.
Tel-Hai Academic College
Tel-Hai Academic College is a college located in Tel Hai in northern Israel, near Kibbutz Kfar Giladi and north of Kiryat Shmona. The college offers academic and continuing education programs for approximately 4,500 students, 70 percent of whom come from outside the Galilee. Minorities comprise about 10 percent of the student body. The college offers degrees in life sciences, social sciences, computer science and the humanities.
This article is about the moshav. For the school of Jewish law, see House of Hillel. Beit Hillel is a moshav for a group of workers in the tower and stockade settlements in the Upper Galilee in northern Israel. It belongs to the Mevo'ot HaHermon Regional Council. It is located on the west bank of Nahal Snir, about 5 km from Kiryat Shmona. The moshav is named after Dr. Hillel Yaffe, a doctor who immigrated to Israel during the Second Aliyah.
Night of the Gliders
Night of the Gliders refers to an incident that took place on 25 November 1987, in which one Syrian soldier named (khaled Akar خالد آكر)infiltrated into Israel from South Lebanon using hang gliders to launch a surprise attack against Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers. Six Israeli soldiers were killed and eight others wounded. Khalid Akar was killed that night.
The Prehistoric Man Museum
The Prehistoric Man Museum is a museum of prehistory in Kibbutz Ma'ayan Baruch, Israel. The museum showcases historical artifacts found in and around the kibbutz and houses an extensive collection of prehistoric tools and vessels, including hand axes predating human settled in the Hulah Valley, about 780,000 BCE. The museum's collection includes the skeleton of a prehistoric woman, approximately 50 years old, buried with her dog.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kiryat Shmona.
- Bent Jbail
- Nabatiye et Tahta
- Al Qunaytirah
- Al Butayhah
- Al Khushniyah
- Khan Arnabah
- Mazra`at Bayt Jinn
- Rachaiya el Ouadi
- Joubb Jannine
- Beit ed Dine
- Ash Shajarah
- Ash Shunah ash Shamaliyah
- Samma ar Rawsan
- As Sanamayn
- Kafr Asad
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Al Khalisa, Halsa, El Khalisa, Halasa, Khalasah, Shemona Kiryat, Qiryat Shmona, Kiryat Shemoneh, Qiryat Shemonah, Qiryat Shemona, Kiryat Shmona, קרית שמונה, קריית שמונה, KSW, Кирьят-Шмона