Safed
in Northern District, Israel

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.965 and 35.496 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 57' 52" and E 35° 29' 45"
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: 03:44 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:46 am and 5:59 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: 2,7 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: 2019-10-20 07:22:34

Explore Safed

Safed in Northern District with it's 27,816 inhabitants is located in Israel about 84 mi (or 136 km) north of Jerusalem, the country's capital.

Local time in Safed is now 03:44 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 10 airports in the wider vicinity of Safed, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Ben Ya'akov Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 7 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 in Israel is Old City of Acre in a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km), West. We found 8 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: Al Butayhah, Bent Jbail, Fiq, Al Khushniyah and Nazareth. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1017.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 73% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Monday, 21st of October 2019

26°C (79 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Tuesday, 22nd of October 2019

26°C (78 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 23rd of October 2019

23°C (74 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Shulamit Yard Serenity Lodge

Address
2,5 mi
33 Halutzim
12000 Rosh Pinna
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 20:00
Weekend: closed


Vered Hagalil Guest Farm

Address
5,2 mi
Corazim Intersection
12385 Vered Hagalil
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 8:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 21:00


Karo Mansion

Address
0,4 mi
Tarpat 40
1324915 Safed
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Eretz Hagalil

Address
3,0 mi
Ha-Oranim 90
2011500 Amirim
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Atara Lodge

Address
0,1 mi
Ha- aliyah 8B
13805 Safed
Israel

Time Information

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


Old City Inn

Address
0,1 mi
Arlozorov 107
13110 Safed
Israel

Time Information

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


Amiad Kibbutz Country Lodging

Address
3,7 mi
Kibbutz Amiad
12335 Safed
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


La Marquise

Address
2,2 mi
Kfar Shamai
13233 Kfar Shamai
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Kibbutz Inbar Country Lodging

Address
5,7 mi
Kibbutz Inbar, Amirim
20107 Maghār
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00
Weekend: closed


Amirey Hagalil Boutique Hotel

Address
3,8 mi
Near Amirim Village
20115 Amirim
Israel

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Legendary Safed, bird's eye view, Israel

Published: June 07, 2014
Length: 23:13 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Israel from the sky

The highest city in Israel, scenic views, one of Judaism's Four Holy Cities along with Jerusalem, world center of Kabbalah, popular tourist attraction, famous for its artists colony in Old...


North Trip 1

Published: April 12, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Roman Rozanov


North Trip 2

Published: April 12, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Roman Rozanov


BML26090821066 Messiah's alley, Zefat

Published: September 26, 2008
Length: 41:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: avi rosen

BML26090821066 Messiah's alley, Zefat.


Abuhav Synagogue in Safad - The World's Oldest Kosher Torah at the mystical city of Safed, Israel

Published: July 26, 2014
Length: 07:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


צפת - יקב אבוהב, אחד המקומות היפים ביותר בצפת. Safed, Israel - Abuhav Winery

Published: February 19, 2015
Length: 10:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com +972-54-6905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


הסיפור המלא של בית הכנסת הארי האשכנזי (שדה התפוחים הקדושים), צפת

Published: July 28, 2014
Length: 10:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


Abuhav Synagogue in Safad Israel with Bein Harim Tourism Services

Published: July 27, 2014
Length: 04:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


A tour of Yosef Caro Synagogue, Safed with Bein Harim Tourism Services

Published: July 27, 2014
Length: 47:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


צפת - רחוב ציורי ברובע האומנים. מורה דרך וצלם קבוצות: צחי שקד

Published: June 14, 2014
Length: 32:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


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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.

Ein al-Zeitun massacre

The Ein al Zeitun massacre occurred on May 1, 1948 at the Arab village of Ein al-Zeitun just north of Safed, then part of the British Mandate for Palestine. Between 30 and 70 Arab prisoners were killed by the Palmach. Ein al Zeitun at this time was an Arab village of about 800 inhabitants. It was believed by local Jews that Arabs from the village had taken part in a 1929 massacre of Jews in Safed and the massacre is assumed to be as a point of revenge.

Located at 32.9872, 35.4916 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mass murder in 1948, 1948 Arab–Israeli War, History of Palestine, Massacres in Palestine

Ari Ashkenazi Synagogue

The Ari Ashkenazi Synagogue, located in Safed, Israel, was built in memory of Rabbi Isaac Luria, (1534 - 1572), who was known as the "Ari". It dates from the late 16th-century, it being constructed several years after the death of Luria, a great kabbalist who arrived in Safed in 1570. A Hebrew inscription above the entrance lintel reads: "How awe-inspiring is this place, the synagogue of the Ari of blessed memory. ” The synagogue is known for its colorful and ornate Holy Ark.

Located at 32.9686, 35.4867 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Synagogues in Safed, 16th-century synagogues, Orthodox synagogues in Israel, Isaac Luria

Tzahar

The Tzahar region is part of Galilee, in Israel. Its name is an acronym for the three cities it contains: Safed (Tzfat), Hazor HaGelilit and Rosh Pinna. The population of the region is almost entirely Jewish and numbers 40,000. It is twinned with West Palm Beach, Florida,

Located at 32.9699, 35.5257 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Regions of Israel

Galilee earthquake of 1837

The Galilee earthquake of 1837, often called the Safed earthquake, was a devastating earthquake that shook the Galilee on January 1 and is one of a number of moderate to large events that have occurred along the Dead Sea Transform (DST) fault system that marks the boundary of two tectonic plates; the African Plate on the west and the Arabian Plate on the east.

Located at 33, 35.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Earthquakes in the Levant, 1837 earthquakes, History of Safed

Birya Fortress

Birya Fortress is a fortress built during the British Mandate, near the modern town of Birya. In 1946 the Birya affair took place here, and now it is a museum. Birya was founded by the Palmach on January 8, 1945 and the fortress built thereafter. In addition to its civilian purpose, the settlement was intended to serve as a base for the defense of Jews in nearby Safed, which at the time had an Arab majority, and as a waystation for Jewish immigrants arriving from Syria.

Located at 32.9904, 35.5079 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History museums in Israel, North District (Israel)

Ein Zeitim

Ein Zeitim was a kibbutz near Safed established in 1891. It was founded by members of the Dorshei Zion (Seekers of Zion) society, a Zionist pioneer group from Minsk. Despite strong opposition by the Turkish government, the settlers managed to create farms with olive groves, orchards and dairy and poultry. Ein Zeitim was built 800m north of the Arab village Ein al-Zeitun, which had commonly been called Ein Zeitim in Hebrew and had been a mixed Arab-Jewish village during the Middle Ages.

Located at 32.9972, 35.4859 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former kibbutzim, Populated places established in 1891, Jewish villages in the Ottoman Empire, Jewish villages in the Mandate for Palestine

Abuhav synagogue

The Abuhav Synagogue is a 15th-century synagogue in Safed, Israel, named after 15th-century Spanish rabbi and kabbalist, Isaac Abuhav. Its design is said to be based upon kabbalistic teachings.

Located at 32.9691, 35.4914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Synagogues in Safed, 16th-century synagogues

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22 Oct
2019

D.BE David Blu Experience In The Galil ד.בי דייויד בלו חוזר לישראל לגליל
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Safad, Safet, صفد, Сафед, Sfat, Tsefat, Ẕefat, Safed, Tsfat, צפת, ツファット, ცფათი, 제파트, Цфат, Cfat, சேப்பாத், 采法特