15 of Israel's environmental wonders
Israel's varied climate and intriguing geology has shaped breathtaking formations across the country.
(Photo: David Scaduto / Flickr)
Located at the bottom of a canyon not far from the Sea of Galilee, intriguing basalt formations give Israel's Hexagon Pool its name.
Formed by water flowing over slowly cooling igneous rock, these peculiar columns almost look like a stairway at the water's edge.