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Newly Discovered Galilee Stalactite Cave Photo by Shai Koren, Israel Nature and Parks Authority
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Newly Discovered Galilee Stalactite Cave

29 January 2017 Israel Nature and Parks Authority

Newly Discovered Galilee Stalactite Cave

The cave is thousands of years old, and includes a great diversity of stalactites, stalagmites, elephant earsand a rare deposit of cave coral.Its stalactites are actively dripping; a factor which should contribute to its preservation

Stalactites and stalagmites are protected are protected by law. Due to the cave's characteristics and its dangerous nature, the exact location cannot be revealed to the public. At this point, the cave is undergoing documentation, mapping and investigation while a plan for its conservation is being prepared.