Qir Moav Destination Guide
Delve into Qir Moav in Jordan!
Qir Moav in the region of Ma’an with it's 22,581 residents is a city in Jordan - some 55 mi (or 89 km) South of Amman, the country's capital.
Current time in Qir Moav is now 10:24 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Khirbat Abu Hamid, Az Zutt, At Tayyibah or Beersheba. While being here, make sure to check out Zahum, Umm ad Dajaj, Samra, Sakka, Izra and Karak as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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The Crusaders Castle of Karak
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Miriam & me visiting Kibbuz Ein gadi the botanical garden the Dead Sea - the lowest place on eart To my friend Miriam
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Interesting facts about this location
Karak (also Kerak) is a city in Jordan that is known for the famous crusader castle Kerak. The castle is one of the three largest castles in the region, the other two being in Syria. Karak is the capital city of Karak Governorate. Karak, once a Kingdom, lies 140 km to the south of Amman on the King's Highway. An ancient Crusader stronghold, it is situated on a hilltop about 1000 meters above sea level and is surrounded on three sides by a valley. Karak has a view of the Dead Sea.
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Rabba is a town in Jordan in the governorate of Al Karak. It is about 15 kilometers away from the city of Karak itself. It has a population of about 9,000.
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Bab edh-Dhra (bāb al-dhrā') is the site of an Early Bronze Age city located near the Dead Sea, on the south bank of Wadi Kerak. Artifacts from Bab edh-Dhra are on display at Karak Archaeological Museum in Jordan; and the Kelso Bible Lands Museum housed at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Zoara, the biblical Zoar, previously called Bela, was one of the five cities of the plain of Jordan in Genesis in the Tanakh or Old Testament, which escaped the "brimstone and fire" which destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, for having sheltered Lot and his daughters. It is mentioned by Josephus; Ptolemy (V, xvi, 4); and by Eusebius and Saint Jerome in the Onomasticon. Zoara is also a Roman Catholic titular see of Palestina Tertia.
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
The Wadi Zered is a wadi in western Jordan. Also known in Jordan as Wadi-Hasa. In ancient times it was the boundary between Moab and Edom. Mentioned in the Torah. The wadi is very big and long and ends in the Dead Sea in the town Safe (Al-Safi). The Wadi area is full of farmers which use the water for mostly vegetables like tomatoes and melons.
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
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