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Al 'Araqa Destination Guide

Delve into Al 'Araqa in Palestinian Territory!

Al 'Araqa in the region of West Bank with it's 2,135 residents is a city in Palestinian Territory - some 274 mi (or 441 km) South-East of East Jerusalem, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Al 'Araqa in Palestinian Territory

Current time in Al 'Araqa is now 12:39 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Hebron" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Aleppo, Damascus, Amman, Tyre or Arab al Hamdun. While being here, make sure to check out 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

20°C / 68 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 94%
Air Pressure 1026.6 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 24th of April 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Tuesday, 25th of April 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 21°C (69 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)
Wednesday, 26th of April 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)

Videos

Jezreel Valley Eric's photos around Megi...

02:20 min ( December 08, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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02:59 min ( February 26, 2011 by Nikolay Khodosov)
Views: 1,460 - Rating: 5/5


Terra santa 1 parte

09:52 min ( February 05, 2010 by Alessandro Bacci)
Views: 846 - Rating: 4.66667/5

Il viaggio verso Gerusalemme

26 1 09 Israel - toward Elat - My Goldwi...

07:56 min ( January 27, 2009 by Haim Dror)
Views: 1,827 - Rating: 4/5

Goldwing trip north to Elat


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Interesting facts about this location

Sahl Arraba

Sahl Arraba, also Dothan Valley, is a fertile tectonic valley in the northern West Bank. Emek Dotan is mentioned in the Bible as the site where Joseph was sold by his brothers. The region is about eleven kilometers long and four kilometers wide. There are several Palestinian towns located near in and around the valley, including Arrabah, Bir al-Basha, Burqin, Yabad, Qabatiya and Kufeirit.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.47, 35.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Biblical places, Geography of Palestine, Geography of the West Bank

Dothan (ancient city)

Dothan (also, Dothaim) was a city located at north of Shechem, and about 100 km north of Hebron. Eusebius places it 12 miles to the north of Sebaste. It has been identified with Tel Dothan located ten kilometers (driving distance) southwest of Jenin, near Dotan Junction of Israel Route 60. It is first mentioned in connection with the history of Joseph where, at the suggestion of Judah, the brothers sold Joseph to the Ishmaelite merchants .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.47, 35.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Ancient cities, Archaeological sites in Samaria, Depopulated places in the Land of Israel, Hebrew Bible places, Torah places

Ram-On

Ram-On is a moshav ovdim located in the Ta'anakh region, south of the Jezreel Valley in Israel. It belongs to the Gilboa Regional Council. Ram-On was founded in 1953 by children of families from moshavim around Israel. They originally settled in Nurit on the Gilboa mountain. In 1961 the community moved from Gilboa mountain to the present-day location of Ram-On. There is a factory in the moshav that manufactures thermoplastic materials.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.47, 35.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Gilboa Regional Council, Moshavim

Ta'anakh

The Ta'anakh region, also known as Ta'anachim, is an area to the south of Israel's Jezreel Valley and east of the Wadi Ara region. The area is named after the biblical city, located just across the Green Line in the northwest West Bank. In the 1950s, the area was settled by immigrants from Morocco, Tunisia, Kurdistan, and Poland. Most or all of this region is located in the Gilboa Regional Council.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.47, 35.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Gilboa Regional Council, Regions of Israel

Merkaz Hever

Merkaz Hever is a communal settlement in the Ta'anakh region in northern Israel. It belongs to the Gilboa Regional Council. The community was founded originally in 1958 as a regional center for the three neighboring communities: Barak, Adirim, and Devorah. In 1982 it was converted to a communal settlement, and it was expanded. The name Merkaz Hever is connected to Yael, the wife of Hever the Kenite, after whom another communal settlement nearby is namend.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.47, 35.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Community settlements in Israel

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