Deluxe Villas in northern Israel, in the Upper Galilee, on the settlement of Birya: Birya is a community settlement in the Upper Galilee, near Zfat. Deluxe B&B vacaton rentals in Birya look out over Wadi Amud and Mt. Meron, and are surrounded by thick, intriguing forests. The settlement was named for a village on the site in the days of the Old Testament. Rabbi Joseph Karo, author of the Code of Jewish Law, lived in Birya. The settlement is also home to a grave attributed to Benayahu Ben Yehoyada, head of King David's armies. The deluxe Villas in Birya are right next to the Birya Forest, for a completely loving, romantic atmosphere.