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Mount Tabor is located in Lower Galilee, at the eastern end of the Jezreel Valley, 11 miles (17 km) west of the Sea of Galilee. Its elevation at the summit is 1,843 feet (575 m) above sea level. It is believed by many to be the site of the Transfiguration of Christ.

It is also known as Har Tavor, Itabyrium, Jebel et-Tur, and the Mount of Transfiguration.On the peak is The Church of the Transfiguration seen here.

Three Arab villages are at the bottom of the mount - Shibli (east), Umm Al-Ghanam (south east) and Daburiyya (west).

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