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Madaba, Mount Nebo, Umm er-Rasas

Michele Piccirillo

Madaba, Mount Nebo, Umm er-Rasas

a brief guide to the antiquities

by Michele Piccirillo

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Published by Al Kutba in Amman .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Michele Piccirillo.
SeriesAl Kutba Jordan guides
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20154049M


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Madaba, Mount Nebo, Umm er-Rasas by Michele Piccirillo Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Visit Madaba, a city known for Madaba mosaics, then head to Mount Nebo where Prophet Moses is said to have died. Proceed to Um Rasas, an archaeological site that contains ruins from the Roman, Byzantine, and early Mount Nebo civilizations. Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a): um er Rasas - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Madaba, Jordan, at Tripadvisor.

Book In Umm er-Rasas book. Private Day Tour to Madaba Mount Nebo and Umm er-Rasas from Amman. Cultural Tours. From $* More Info.5/5().

According to Tripadvisor travelers, these are the best ways to Madaba Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Umm er-Rasas book Private Day Tour to Madaba Mount Nebo and Umm er-Rasas from Amman (From $) Private Tour: Full-Day Mosaic Tour with Mosaic Workshop Experience from Amman (From $)4/5().

According to Tripadvisor travellers, these are the best ways to experience Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a): Private Day Tour to Madaba Mount Nebo and Umm er-Rasas from Amman (From US$) Private Tour: Full-Day Mosaic Tour with Mosaic Workshop Experience from Amman (From US$)4/5(). We later visited Mount Nebo and Madaba on a morning from the Dead Sea.

It is however perfectly possible to visit everything in one day too. The King’s Highway has also some amazing views when Umm er-Rasas book pass through for example the Wadi Mujib. Mount Nebo. Mount Nebo is the mountain ridge where Moses supposedly had a view over the Promised Land.

Umm ar-Rasas (Arabic: أم الرّصاص ‎) (Kastrom Mefa'a, Kastron Mefa'a) is located 30 km southeast of Madaba, which is the capital city of the Madaba Governorate in central Jordan. It was once accessible by branches of the King's Highway, and is situated in the semi-arid steppe region of the Jordanian site has been allied to the Madaba settlement of Mephaat mentioned in Designated: (28th session).

Umm ar-Rasas, Madaba. #3 of 8 in Historic Sites in Madaba. Private Day Tour to Madaba Mount Nebo and Umm er-Rasas from Amman BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $ Duration: 8 hours. Buy tours from $ Private Full Day Tour Madaba Mount Nebo and Um Umm er-Rasas book from Dead Sea BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $ Book your tickets online for Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a), Madaba: See reviews, articles, and photos of Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a), ranked No.5 on Tripadvisor among Umm er-Rasas book attractions in Madaba.4/5().

Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a): Um Ar Rasas mosaics - See traveller reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Madaba, Mount Nebo, at Tripadvisor. Book In Umm er-Rasas book. Private Day Umm er-Rasas book to Madaba Mount Nebo and Umm er-Rasas from Amman.

Cultural Tours. From US$* More Info.5/5(). Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Umm er-Rasas book Spectacular 7th -8th century mosaics - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Madaba, Jordan, at Tripadvisor.5/5().

Things to do near Mount Nebo on Tripadvisor: See 4, reviews and 7, candid photos of things to do near Mount Nebo in Madaba, Madaba Governorate. Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a): Some of the Best Mosaics in Jordan - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Madaba, Jordan, at Tripadvisor.4/5().

A continental breakfast is served in the breakfast room or on the rooftop terrace with its sofas. The surrounding of Madaba Hotel are also filled with small eateries and bars. A shuttle service is available to the region’s most important sites, including the Dead Sea, Petra and Wadi Rum.

It takes a minute car drive to reach Mount Nebo/10(K). Madaba name Umm er-Rasas [also: ar-Rasas] is related to the Arabic root Rass, Rassas, indicating the action of Madaba something on Umm er-Rasas book of something else in perfect alignment. Thus is a term which indicates a well-built wall, and it is a good indication of the antiquity of the locality.

Restaurants near Mount Nebo, Madaba on Tripadvisor: Find traveller reviews and candid photos of dining near Mount Nebo in Madaba, Madaba Governorate.

In 【Madaba】, the renovated Madaba Hotel features air-conditioned rooms. There is a rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the city.

Al rooms come with either private or shared bathroom facilities. A continental breakfast is served in the breakfast room or on the rooftop terrace with its s: 3. Located in Madaba, miles from The Greek Orthodox Basilica of Saint George and 6 miles from Mount Nebo, Comfy Homestay has accommodations with free.

Madaba (Arabic مادبا) is one of the governorates of is located southwest of Amman, the capital of Jordan, and its capital is governorate is ranked 8th (of 12 governorates) by population and by area. It is bordered by Balqa Governorate to the north, The Capital Governorate to the east, Karak Governorate to the south and the Dead Sea to the : km² ( sq mi).

Pilgrim's Guest House have simple décor, a TV, a wardrobe and a private bathroom with a shower. Some rooms have air conditioning. A free buffet breakfast is served daily. There are many restaurants within a 5-minute walk of the property. The tour desk offers information on the map of /10(3).

In the south row appear seven cities east of the Jordan river (today's Jordan): beginning with the double plan of Kastron Mefaa (Umm er-Rasas); followed by Philadelphia (Amman), Madaba, Esbounta (Hesban), Belemounta (Ma'in), Areopolis (Rabbah), and Charach Mouba (Kerak).

The hotel is 20 m from the Greek Orthodox Basilica of Saint George, km from Mount Nebo and m from Madaba Bus Stop. Queen Alia International Airport is 18 km away. Just 30km fromandnbsp; Amman, along the 5,year-old Kingsandacute; Highway, is one of Reviews: 3.

Mosaic City Hotel is a small and friendly hotel in the heart of Madaba, within easy walking distance of the Church of St George and the famous mosaic map of the Holy 3-star hotel has 51 spacious and neatly decorated guest rooms, all of which have en suite facilities.

Rooms are furnished with one double orReviews: 3. Madaba to the airport. 14JD. by day and night. Dead Sea and Mount Nebo. 30JD. one hour at each site. At the Dead Sea the driver will take you to Amman Beach. Mount Nebo, Dead Sea, and Bethany.

36JD. one hour at each site. At the Dead Sea the driver will take you to Amman Beach. Mount Nebo, Dead sea, Bethany, Panorama and Hammamat Ma'in Springs.

Mariam hotel is located in Madaba. The 2-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with a private bathroom and free WiFi. Staff on site can arrange airport rooms in the hotel are equipped with a TV.

All units feature a desk.A buffet breakfast is served daily at the hotel offers a /10(13). Salome Hotel is a minute walk from the city center and the Church of San Jorge, where many of the famous mosaics are found.

Mount Nebo is a short distance away and the historic city of Amman is a minute drive away. The Salome is a 2 star hotel located in /10(). Book now. Top Destinations. Jordan. Jordan has many secrets that are waiting to be discovered and all before you. So take the journey into a land full of mystery and unearth these wonders for yourself.

United Arab Emirates. Beyond Abu Dhabi’s skyline and in between Dubai’s shopping malls, a whole range of real world adventures await. Start in Amman and travel the length of the country from the hills of Umm Qais down to Aqaba on the Red Sea.

Along the way, you'll discover the ancient city of Petra, camp in Wadi Rum, and float in the Dead Sea. You'll also tour Crusader-era castles, hike in the Dana Biosphere Reserve, and visit the Byzantine mosaics of Madaba. Grand Hotel Madaba is an elegant hotel in the heart of Madaba, within easy walking distance from the Church of Apostles and 2 minutes' drive to the famous mosaic map of the Holy Land and the ST.

George 4 Stars hotel has 84 Spacious and neat rooms all of which have en-suite s: 3. Located in Madaba, Delilah Hotel offers simply furnished accommodations. It features free Wi-Fi in all areas.

Mount Nebo is 15 minutes' drive from the hotel. All air-conditioned accommodations are fitted with tiled floors. The suite offers a living room with a flat-screen TV and a s: 3. Delilah Hotel Located in Madaba, Delilah Hotel offers simply furnished accommodations.

It features free Wi-Fi in all areas. Mount Nebo is 15 minutes' drive from the hotel. All air-conditioned accommodations are fitted with tiled floors. The suite offers a living room with a flat-screen TV and a minibar.8/10(40).

Tours and things to do in Amman. The best offers for Amman - recommended by locals and tourists Visit the modern and old parts of the Capital of Jordan and the Biblical Sites of Madaba & Mount Nebo, overlooking the Holy Land and the Jordan River.

Duration: 6 h Mount Nebo, Umm er-Rasas, Machaerus Castle and more. As in its sister town of Um Er-Rasas, the Madabans continued to build churches and lay mosaic floors at least until the 8th century. A mosaic inscription found in Um Er-Rasas mentions a bishop of Madaba as late as The town appears to have been abandoned at some point during the Mameluke period ().

It lay in ruins, which hid the. Rumman Hotel is a cozy, family-run business. It is quietly located only a minute walk from the historical centre of Madaba, also known as the City of Rumman has 22 nice and simple guest rooms, all with a private bathroom.

The hotel has an inviting outdoor restaurant where you can enjoy your included TheReviews: 3. Several of the churches have been found to have unique and remarkable floor mosaics, making Kastron Mefaa one more locality in the Madaba area—including Madaba and Nebo—for viewing this art form.

The mosaics of Umm al-Rasas are later than those of Madaba. Fatima. since Amman is centrally located in the country it is ideal for making day trips. most tourists do it like this from Amman. Day trip North Jerash,Ajlon and Um Qais. East Desert castles and Azraq west land.

West Dead Sea Nebo,and Madaba. after 3 days to travel south along the Kings way and stop visit along the route,Wadi Mujib,Kerak,DANA,Shobak and Little Petra. and end in Map of Madaba area hotels: Locate Madaba hotels on a map based on popularity, price, or availability, and see Tripadvisor reviews, photos, and deals.

Mariam Hotel is located in Madaba. The 2-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with a private bathroom and free WiFi. Staff on site can arrange airport transfers. The rooms in the hotel are equipped with a TV. All units feature a desk. A buffet breakfast is served daily at the property.

Mariam Hotel offers a terrace/10(1). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color), color maps ; 22 cm: Contents: 1.

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Ten Kilometers west of Madaba is the hilly district of Mount Nebo, pdf the: Madaba Mosaic. Church of St. Stephen mosaic at Umm er Rasas: western edge of the plateau with a spectacular view across the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea.Mount Nebo.

Download pdf Nebo is an elevated ridge in Jordan, approximately meters ( feet) above sea level, mentioned in the Bible as the place where Moses was granted a view of the Promised Land that he would never enter. The view from the summit provides a panorama of the Holy Land and, to the north, a more limited one of the valley of the.