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Historical tour of Gadara

Historical tour of Gadara

Duration:1.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

A local guide from Um Qais, Ahmad was born and briefly raised in what is now known as the Ottoman Village. Ahmad still reminisces to his childhood in the ruins, and remembers the day that Gadara emerged once more. Ahmad has worked within the ruins for some 20 years and is a wealth of information due to his work with visiting archaeologists. Ahmad is a multi-lingual guide who has taught himself…
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What we’ll do

Many different civilisations and religions have called this hill-top location home over the many hundreds of centuries that have passed. Gadara, the Greco-Roman Decapolis city, was of great significance and continued to be throughout the Umayyaid, Ottoman and Arab Nationalist eras. Even to this day, Gadara is home to the largest underground aqueduct of the Greco-Roman period. Join a local guide on…

What else you should know

Bring your camera, sun protection and comfortable shoes for some light walking.

What to bring

Sun protection
Camera
Walking shoes

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Where you'll be

Gadara was once a bustling Greco-Roman city, which first emerged around 220 BC and flourished until around 100 AD. This city once had beautiful fountains, busy streets, large temples, and impressive theatres. The now ruined city also has amazing views of the surrounding natural landscape, such as the Sea of Tiberias and the Golan Heights. Walk along the cobbled roads with your guide and try to imagine this ruined city some thousands of years ago.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Mon, 19th Aug    From 11:30 to 13:00.
$48 per person
10 of 10 spots left

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 5 and up can attend.

More tips

Bring your camera, sun protection and comfortable shoes for some light walking.
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history walk
Historical tour of Gadara
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From $48/person
2 reviews
From $48/person