Jordan Site List

  • Aqaba/ Petra:

    • The ancient mountain city referred to in Obadiah where the Edomites took refuge and believed themselves to be untouchable

  • Mt Nebo:

    • Where Moses was buried after God showed him the land of Israel

  • Bethany Beyond the Jordan:

    • General location of Jesus Baptism

  • Dead Sea:

    • The lowest body of water on the planet and a place where there is a concentration of about 33% minerals in the water.

  • Madaba:

    • A mosaic map of Israel and Jerusalem dating back to about 500 AD is located there. This map helped in locating several points of interest in the Holy Land and Jerusalem.

  • Jerash:

    • A recovered city from the time of Christ in the “Decapolis” or the ten hellenistic cities.

  • Macherus:

    • The Palace of Herod where John the Baptist was beheaded