Caesarea Maritima

Posted By: AvaxTeam



Herzlia Marina, Israel


Aerial view of a legendary and historical place, called Caesarea
Maririma. Nowadays it's a national park on the Israeli coastline near
the town of Caesarea, which is open for visitors and attracts
tourists from over the world. The park has a promenade with cafes
and restaurants. The lovers of historical sites can see remains from
many periods: a Roman theatre, a complex of Crusader
fortifications, a temple dedicated to Caesar with Roman baths and
remains of mosaic, a hippodrome, a double aqueduct. The ancient
city Caesarea and harbor built by Herod the Great about 25-13 BC
and named in honor of Augustus Caesar has had the influence of
such different cultures as Roman, Byzantine, Islamic and Crusader.
It used to be the seat of the Roman prefect Pontius Pilate and the
administrative capital.


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