UN flag in the military trench at Mt. Bental.
Mount Bental is one of Israel’s favorite mountain peaks with the great panoramic views of the Golan Heights, Golan, Mt. Hermon and Syria. Mount Bental was the site of a of bloodshed battle during Israel’s war for the Golan, and one of the largest tank battles in history..
Mt Bental is an old, but functioning military outpost, as well as a network of old bunkers and trenches.
It is a key strategic point due to its advantageous observation point. Mt. Bentall located on the edge of the Golan Heights on the Israel-Syria border and serves as a observation outpost for UN peacekeeping forces.