Golan Heights

The Golan Heights is a rocky plateau at the southern end of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains, and straddles the borders of and . Israel holds about two-thirds of the territory, which it captured in the 1967 Six-Day War and annexed in 1981, while Syria holds the remaining one-third.
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Popular Destinations

or Qatzrin is the largest Jewish town in the Golan Heights, with a population of approximately 7,000. Photo: Gilabrand, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Pond
Lake Ram is a crater lake in the northeastern Golan Heights, near , in Israel. is situated 3 km northwest of Golan Heights. Photo: אסף.צ, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
is situated 1¼ km northwest of Golan Heights. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Summit
is situated 3 km south of Golan Heights. Photo: Idobi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Scenic viewpoint
is situated 3½ km southwest of Golan Heights. Photo: Shayshal2, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
Buq'ata is a Druze town in the northern section of the -occupied portion of the Golan Heights. is situated 1½ km southwest of Golan Heights. Photo: Chaver83, Public domain.

Village
Mas'ade is a Druze village in the northern Golan Heights. is situated 3½ km northwest of Golan Heights. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is an Israeli settlement and moshav shitufi in the northern part of the Golan Heights. is situated 4 km southwest of Golan Heights.

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