Off the beaten track: An explosive history

Mount Bental, which has been an inactive volcano for 50,000 years, offers stunning views of the north of the country.  By JOE YUDIN

Joe Yudin owns Touring Israel, a company that specializes in “Lifestyle” tours of Israel.

We make our way up the winding road climbing Mount Bental, an extinct volcano on the northern Golan Heights, which last erupted over 50,000 years ago. I open the windows of my van and as we climb the temperature drastically drops, which is quite welcoming in the August summer heat.

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