Jericho tourist city
Jericho is one of the oldest cities in the world, which has a rich history and full of various archaeological sites, as it is near the Dead Sea, which added to it an advantage as an attractive tourist destination, as Jericho is one of the tourist places in the state of Palestine, nicknamed (Tel Sultan) Or (Tel Elisha), and scientists have indicated that this city contains many remains of stairs, towers and various ancient structures, which date back to 7000 years, and we will mention in this article some of the tourist places in this wonderful city.
Many traces of buildings, including Herod’s Palace, were discovered in the period between (1950-1951), which extends over a magnificent façade along the valley of Gail, and it has become the center of the Roman and New Testaments in the city of Jericho.
The old synagogue
An attractive tourist attraction was discovered in the city of Jericho, which is the ancient synagogue, which is represented by two historical temples, the Shalom Israelite Synagogue and the Synagogue Synagogue, and what distinguishes them is that they contain mosaic land decorated with a mixture of Jewish symbols rooted in the foot.
The Bridge of the Prophet
One of the tourist places in Jericho is the Prophet Bridge, which tourists must visit. It is located on the eastern side of Jericho, about four miles away.
Greek Orthodox Monastery
One of the tourist places in Jericho is the Greek Orthodox Monastery, which is one of the ancient monasteries dating back to the nineteenth century, and inside it has a distinctive cave.
The climate in Jericho
Jericho is a desert climate characterized by degrees of high temperature. Nevertheless, Jericho is a place where it can be cultivated because of its proximity to the Jordan River and its filling of many springs.