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An important pilgrimage site for the Christians, Tabgha is believed to be the actual location from which Jesus called out to his disciples Peter and Andrew to follow him. The area has been a popular fishing spot for thousands of years and is commonly mistaken for the location of the miracle of the feeding of the 5,000. Another hint that leads to this false conclusion is the Byzantine floor mosaic depicting fish and loaves, seen inside the church. Plan your visit to Tabgha and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Tiberias road trip planning website .
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  • Another of Israel's "must see" places but, how many "Feeding of the Multitude" actually happened? Mathew and Mark record two in different places, whilst Luke and John combine the two events into one; ...  more »
  • The place where Jesus multiplied his bread and all hungry food could. The area is full of biblical references.
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