Leaving Africa 1.8 million years ago,
they were the first humans in this country. Fossilised remains of the Homo erectus were found in Tel Ubeidiya, near the Sea of Galilee.
These humans evolved inside and outside of Africa.
Fossilised remains have been found in Nahal Amud, near the Sea of Galilee.
Flourishing community of Neanderthal lived in the Middle East and Europe.
There are many sites in Israel where proof of habitation and fossilised remains
of Neanderthal were found, like Nahal Me'arot, in the Carmel Mountains.
Homo sapiens left Africa around 60.000 years ago,
they followed the Nile and arrived in the Middle East. Nahal Me'arot is one of the sites where fossilised remains of Homo sapiens were found.
Samaria and Judea