- Acre (/ˈɑːkər/ or /ˈeɪkər/, Hebrew: עַכּוֹ, ʻAkko, most commonly spelled as Akko; Arabic: عكّا, ʻAkkā, Ancient Greek,Akre,
Ἄκρη) is a city in the northern coastal plain region of northern Israel at the northern extremity of Haifa Bay. The city occupies
an important location, as it sits on the coast of the Mediterranean, traditionally linking the waterways and commercial activity
with the Levant. Acre is one of the oldest continuously inhabited sites in the world.