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Explore Hebron in Palestinian Territory.

Hebron in the region of West Bank with it's 160,470 inhabitants is a town in Palestinian Territory - some 320 mi (or 515 km) South-East of East Jerusalem, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Hebron in Palestinian Territory

Current time in Hebron is now 05:18 PM (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: Damascus, Amman, Tyre, Beirut, Gaza or Khallat ad Dar. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . 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

15°C / 59 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 12%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 999.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Wednesday, 22nd of November 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)
Thursday, 23rd of November 2017
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 9°C (49 °F)
Friday, 24th of November 2017
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)


Cave of the Patriarchs (Merat Hamachpela...

03:07 min ( March 30, 2012 by blackhat2005)
Views: 284 - Rating: 5/5

Israel Vlog Mearat Hamakhpela or better known in English as the Cave of the Patriarchs in Chevron Israel located in the West Bank. Mearat Hamakhpela is known to be the burial place of the biblical cou...

Driving from Jenin to Hebron in the West...

01:23 min ( July 12, 2012 by realitysnippets)
Views: 56 - Rating: 4/5

Comment at this link: Dr. Jad Isaac reports that Palestinians cannot drive WITHIN THE WEST BANK more than 15 miles before they confront an Israeli created obstacle. As D...

Restoring the Karaite Presence in Hebron

08:55 min ( September 01, 2012 by KaraiteInsights)
Views: 252 - Rating: 4/5

On 18 August 2012, Hakham Melech ben Ya'aqov and Hakham Gershom Qiprisci, of the World Alliance of Qara'im, spent the Shabbath in the city of Hebron. There, they visited the ancient Karaite synagogue ...

Direkt am Brennpunkt Brisko's photos aro...

01:53 min ( February 18, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 78 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Brisko's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos...

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Interesting facts about this location

Palestine Polytechnic University

Palestine Polytechnic University (PPU) is a university located in Hebron, West Bank, Palestinian National Authority. The school was founded in 1978 by the University Graduates Union (UGU), a non-profit organization in Hebron. Enrolment in 2007 was greater than 5000 students.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.53, 35.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1990, Hebron, Universities and colleges in the Palestinian territories

Beit HaShalom

Beit HaShalom, (Hebrew: בית השלום‎, lit. the House of Peace, or, otherwise, Beit HaMeriva, or the Al Rajabi House settlement is a four-story structure that housed a local Hebron Jewish community of 25 families, youth and yeshiva students. The structure is located on the main road linking Kiryat Arba to the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron. The site was reportedly purchased by a descendant of the earlier Hebron community.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.53, 35.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Hebron, Jewish communities, West Bank

Hebron University

The Hebron University is an independent Palestinian institution of higher education, with over 7,800 students, around 75% of whom are female. Hebron University was established in 1971 by a group of notable Palestinians led by the late mayor of Hebron, Sheikh Mohammed Ali Al-Ja’bari. The University has an open registration policy that encourages students from every segment of Palestinian society to apply to the different Faculties.

More reading: Hebron University homepage
Located at 31.53, 35.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1971, Hebron, Universities and colleges in the Palestinian territories

Abraham Avinu Synagogue

The Abraham Avinu Synagogue was built by Hakham Malkiel Ashkenazi in the Jewish Quarter of Hebron in 1540. The domed structure represented the physical center of the Jewish Quarter of Hebron, and became the spiritual center of the Jewish Community there and a major center for the study of Kabalah. It was restored in 1738 and enlarged in 1864.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.53, 35.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:16th-century synagogues, Hebron, Orthodox synagogues, Synagogues in the West Bank

Hebron Governorate

The Hebron Governorate is an administrative district of the Palestinian National Authority in the southern West Bank. It extends south to, and includes most of, the Dead Sea. The governorate's land area is 1,060 square kilometers and its population according to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics in mid-year 2010 was 600,364. This makes the Hebron Governorate the largest of 16 governorates in both population and land area in the Palestinian territories.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.53, 35.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Geography of the West Bank, Hebron Governorate

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