"Madaba" Madaba Tip by Rodan44

Madaba, Jordan: 41 reviews and 76 photos

  Mosaic Map in Madaba
by Rodan44

Madaba is an important site along the old King's Highway, and the city is famous for its numerous ancient mosacis from the 5th to 7th centuries. St. George Greek Orthodox Church houses the most impressive of the mosaics, a 6th century map of the Holy Land that shows great detail of the important cities and villages of the time.

Directions: King's Highway south of Amman
Website: http://visitjordan.com

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  • Written Jun 12, 2004
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