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We visited Akko in the western Galilee region and toured the old city.

We visited Akko (Acre) as a day trip from Haifa.  Here we are just outside the old city walls. Old City Walls outside Akko. It is on a peninsula in the Meditterean Sea. Mosque of al-Jazzar, the third largest mosque in Israel, built in 1781. Inside the al-Jazaar mosque Looking up at the Minaret of the al-Jazaar Mosque. Inside the Citadel, in the Knight's Halls. The Knight's Halls Tunnel underneath the old city leading to a tombstone of the last bishop of Nazareth. The Templars Tunnel, or the Templar Crusader Tunnel.  The tunnel was found by accident in 1994 when a woman complained about a blocked sewer. The Templars Tunnel, or the Templar Crusader Tunnel. On the walls of the old city. The Khan al-Umdan (Inn of Pillars) with its pillars the citadel of Akko. It is an old caravanserai. Walking through the streets of the old city of Akko. Outside the Citadel in Akko.