Biriya Fortress Overnight Camping Site

A large overnight camping site at the Biriya Forest, next to Safed.

On the site: picnic tables (some accessible), toilet, drinking water, accessible trails.

On the site: the Biriya Fortress heritage site, historical burial and religious sites, the 37th Division Memorial Site, walking and cycling trails.

Location: in front of the main access to Safed (road 8900) a road leads to the forest. Drive around 1.6 kilometers, and reach the fortress.

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Biriya Fortress Overnight Camping Site. Photograph: Yaakov Shkolnik, KKL-JNF Photo Archive