This sole road brings visitors to the Rosh HaNikra grottoes - in the distance covered area has banana plantation

This sole road brings visitors to the Rosh HaNikra grottoes - in the distance covered area has banana plantation

Parking area for public at the bottom of the hill - Rosh HaNikra grottoes in Arabic are known as Ras al-Nakura

Parking area for public at the bottom of the hill - Rosh HaNikra grottoes in Arabic are known as Ras al-Nakura

A tower with radar on a hill on Israeli side - Rosh HaNikra grottoes located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, in the Western Galilee

A tower with radar on a hill on Israeli side - Rosh HaNikra grottoes located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, in the Western Galilee

Now, I am inside the cable car, looking at the white chalk cliff face

Now, I am inside the cable car, looking at the white chalk cliff face

A small bridge seen on the site from the cable car

A small bridge seen on the site from the cable car

Sea water inside the grottoes - the total length of this cliff is around 200 metres

Sea water inside the grottoes - the total length of this cliff is around 200 metres

A beautiful view of the grottoes - in other words it can be called a sea cave

A beautiful view of the grottoes - in other words it can be called a sea cave

These caves are formed by the rain water and the ocean waves over the centuries

These caves are formed by the rain water and the ocean waves over the centuries

Inside the grottoes, lit by the luminescent blue of the Mediterranean, waves crash with awesome power against the bone-white walls

Inside the grottoes, lit by the luminescent blue of the Mediterranean, waves crash with awesome power against the bone-white walls

Here water looks so calm because one of the waves has just retreated after crashing into the wall

Here water looks so calm because one of the waves has just retreated after crashing into the wall

Looking directly into the path of the waves - the area was wet and slippery and sound of the waves was amazing

Looking directly into the path of the waves - the area was wet and slippery and sound of the waves was amazing

In this photo, water channels to the left of the cave with great speed

In this photo, water channels to the left of the cave with great speed

Beautiful clouds in the evening over the Mediterranean Sea

Beautiful clouds in the evening over the Mediterranean Sea

Bottom of the white chalk cliff

Bottom of the white chalk cliff

The front of the cliff resembles to a elephent's trunk

The front of the cliff resembles to a elephent's trunk

A spectacular view of white chalk cliff face - the grottoes are located on the left side of the cliff

A spectacular view of white chalk cliff face - the grottoes are located on the left side of the cliff

One of the fisherman lands his catch on the rock

One of the fisherman lands his catch on the rock

In the middle of this photo, an Israeli naval patrol boat can be seen

In the middle of this photo, an Israeli naval patrol boat can be seen

Beyond this cliff lies Lebanon - the waterways on the left belong to Lebanon

Beyond this cliff lies Lebanon - the waterways on the left belong to Lebanon

Zaighum Abbas Ranjha - Rosh HaNikra

Zaighum Abbas Ranjha - Rosh HaNikra

In no time, the fisherman lands another one on the rock - it must be one of his good days

In no time, the fisherman lands another one on the rock - it must be one of his good days

A sign warning visitors not to climb the rock - it is littered with sharp and pointy stones

A sign warning visitors not to climb the rock - it is littered with sharp and pointy stones

Clouds hanging around, over the Mediterranean while sun is almost gone down

Clouds hanging around, over the Mediterranean while sun is almost gone down

The cable car station on top of the rock - it is one of the steepest cable car in the world (some claim it is the steepest)

The cable car station on top of the rock - it is one of the steepest cable car in the world (some claim it is the steepest)

The lower station is located at the base and to reach this one ascends at a gradient of 60 degrees

The lower station is located at the base and to reach this one ascends at a gradient of 60 degrees

Now sun has already set, creating a beautiful evening

Now sun has already set, creating a beautiful evening

A view of the clouds and the Mediterranean Sea

A view of the clouds and the Mediterranean Sea

An old railway bridge was located here but it was destroyed by the Jewish underground organisation in 1948

An old railway bridge was located here but it was destroyed by the Jewish underground organisation in 1948

These tunnels were excavated by British army engineering units from New Zealand and South Africa in 1941 and 1942 to establish a rail link

These tunnels were excavated by British army engineering units from New Zealand and South Africa in 1941 and 1942 to establish a rail link

The trade caravans and armies between Lebanon, Syria, Palestine, Egypt, and Africa would use this area to cross

The trade caravans and armies between Lebanon, Syria, Palestine, Egypt, and Africa would use this area to cross

The tunnel in the distance connect to Lebanon but it is blocked since 1948

The tunnel in the distance connect to Lebanon but it is blocked since 1948

A cable car leaving the base station

A cable car leaving the base station

If weather is stormy this cable car stops operating due to safety fears

If weather is stormy this cable car stops operating due to safety fears

Looking back at the sea from inside of the cable car

Looking back at the sea from inside of the cable car

A view from the top

A view from the top

This sign shows the distance from Beirut and Jerusalem - the Lebanese border gate is loacted on right but photography was prohibited

This sign shows the distance from Beirut and Jerusalem - the Lebanese border gate is loacted on right but photography was prohibited