Mar Elias (“St. Elijah”) Monastery

Holy Places

The sixth-century Mar Elias (St. Elijah) Monastery, on the road from Jerusalem to Bethlehem, marks the traditional site where Elijah rested on his flight from the vengeance of Jezebel (1 kings 19). From the monastery is a beautiful view of Bethlehem, the Judean Desert, Herodium, and sometimes the Dead Sea and the Mountains of Moab.

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Region
Jerusalem Area
Address
Hebron Rd, Jerusalem

Opening hours
By appointment
Parking
Parking
Suitable for children
Suitable for children

Phone
+972-54-2341469
Website
bit.ly

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