Cranes soar through the Hula Valley Cranes soar through the Hula Valley Cranes soar through the Hula Valley. (Photo: Yuval Shoshan / Flickr)

Don’t you wish you could fly somewhere warm?

A scenic view of Israel’s bird superhighway.

This time of year in Israel 500 million birds representing 530 species fly overhead. Take a look at the merry migration. No binoculars necessary.

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Gray cranes over the Hula Lakes

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And from afar

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Great White Pelicans flock over northern Israel

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And the Hula Reserve

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Cranes soar through the Hula Valley

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Ben Nusabum-Kiserman and Ariella Reichel

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This time of year in Israel 500 million birds representing 530 species fly overhead. Take a look at the merry migration. No binoculars necessary.