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Dayr Hajlah in the region of Palestinian Territory (general) is a town in Palestinian Territory - some 319 mi (or 514 km) South-East of East Jerusalem, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Dayr Hajlah is now 12:11 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Hebron" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Latakia, Tall ar Ramah, Tall al Mistah or Ayn ad Duyuk at Tahta. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Nahal Kalya, Makhfar Kaliyah, Khirbat al Mafjir, Khan al 'Askar, Jericho and Dayr Hajlah. 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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Travel Palestine - Jericho

02:04 min ( December 15, 2011 by TravelPalestine)
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Jericho - 'Ariha' in arabic, known as the city of palms or the city of the moon, is the oldest continuously inhabited city in the world dating back years. It is also the lowest city in the world lyin...

Tourism in Jericho West Bank Palestine...

03:46 min ( April 30, 2011 by parkimedes)
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See the video on a map here for the exact location, This was mid-January 2011. We summarize our experience at the border crossing (King Hussein/Allenby), meet the our taxi driver, visit A...


03:53 min ( November 01, 2008 by juanignaciomoreno)
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Almog holiday village-Dead sea

04:50 min ( February 28, 2010 by 1chetbaker)
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Interesting facts about this location


Ænon is a Greek word coming from a Hebrew term "ay-yin". It means "spring" or "natural fountain", and was a place near Salem where John the Baptist baptized. Its probable location was near the upper source of the Wadi Far'ah, an open valley extending from Mount Ebal to the Jordan River which is full of springs. There is a now place called Ainun four miles north of the springs. It is found only once in the Bible, and in reference to baptism.

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Located at 31.82, 35.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Jordan, Baptism, New Testament places


This entry incorporates text from the International Standard Bible Encyclopedia with some modernisation. Bethabara, in modern-day Jordan: According to the King James Version (following Textus Receptus of the New Testament the place where John the Baptist baptized those who came to him . The Revised Version reads "Bethany. " It is distinguished from the Bethany of Lazarus and his sisters as being beyond the Jordan. The reading Bethabara became current owing to the advocacy of both Origen.

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Located at 31.82, 35.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Jordan, Hebrew Bible places, History of Jordan, New Testament Aramaic words and phrases, New Testament places

Allenby Bridge

The Allenby Bridge, also known as the King Hussein Bridge, is a bridge that crosses the Jordan River, and connects the West Bank with Jordan. Other than through the West Bank, the bridge is currently the sole designated exit/entry point for Palestinians residing in the West Bank traveling in and out of the West Bank.

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Located at 31.82, 35.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Bridges completed in 1968, Bridges in Jordan, Bridges over the Jordan River, Jordan–West Bank border crossings

Hisham's Palace

Hisham's Palace is an important early Islamic archaeological site five km north of the town of Jericho in the West Bank. It consists of three main parts: a palace, an ornate bath complex, and an agricultural estate. Also associated with the site is a large park or agricultural enclosure (hayr) which extends east of the palace. An elaborate irrigation system provided the complex with water from nearby springs.

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Located at 31.82, 35.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:History of Islam, History of the Middle East, Umayyad palaces


Qumran is an archaeological site in the West Bank. It is located on a dry plateau about a mile inland from the northwestern shore of the Dead Sea, near the Israeli settlement and kibbutz of Kalia. The Hellenistic period settlement was constructed during the reign of John Hyrcanus, 134-104 BCE or somewhat later, and was occupied most of the time until it was destroyed by the Romans in 68 CE or shortly after.

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Located at 31.82, 35.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Israel, Archaeological sites in the West Bank, Dead Sea scrolls, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Jews and Judaism in the Roman Empire, National parks of Israel, Qumran, Visitor attractions in Israeli-occupied territories