This is Madaba
Madaba is a pleasant, relaxed, tolerant and easy-going little town well known for its Byzantine mosaics. They are proud of the tolerance between both Christians and Muslims in the city. The city is the perfect location for exploring the holy sites...

Things to do in Madaba

King's Way Portrait
The "The King's Way" mosaic portrait is the largest mosaic portrait in the world which displays the King's Way starting from Aqaba through the cities...
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Since the days of Rome, people have come to the thermal mineral springs of Hammamat Ma'in or Zarqa Ma'in for thermal treatments - or simply to enjoy...
Bethany Beyond Jordan
Bethany Beyond the Jordan – where Jesus Christ was baptized by John the Baptist and the new era of Christianity began.   The Jordan River is the...
Um er Rasas
Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) is located south-east of Madaba on the edge of the semi-arid steppe. Um er-Rasas was nominated as a World Heritage Site...
The local name for this hilltop al-mishnaqa, the gallows carries resonances of its early notoriety, for the fort that crowns it is traditionally...
The Dolmens
  The Dolmen of Wadi Jideid in al Fayhaa; which is located 10 kilometers away from the city center of Madaba, is one of the most impressive in...
Wadi al Mujeb
Beyond the center of Madaba, where famous churches and mosaics can be found, lies another world, off the beaten track, that is waiting to be...
The Dead Sea
The Dead Sea also called the Salt Sea, is a salt lake bordering Jordan to the east and Israel and the West Bank to the west, it is 30 kilometeres...
Shrine of the Beheading of Saint John the Baptist
  Patron of Madaba and Jordan   On December 7, 1967, the Vatican recognized the historic Catholic Church in Madaba, belonging to the...
Mount Nebo
  Less than 10 kilometers west of Madaba is Mount Nebo, known as Pisgah in the Bible. Mt. Nebo offers a fantastic view westward, with a vista...

Madaba Map
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This publication has produced with the assistance of the European Union in cooperation with Jordan Enterprise Development Corporation. The contents of this publication are the sole responsibility of Madaba Tourism Development & Heritage Preservation Association and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union & Jordan Enterprise Development Corporation. ,