Don Sausa Studios -- Capturing the globe one photo at a time. : Photo Keywords : jordan river : Yardenit is situated at the southern end of the Sea of Galilee, at the place where the Jordan River flows out of the Sea on its way down to the Dead Sea. Along with Capernaum and the Mount of the Beatitudes, and it is one of the most important sites in this area. Many speculate this is the likely area where Jesus was baptized. Christians around the world make a pilgrimage to this site to get baptized.