Universes in Universe

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Dead Sea, Moab, Edom - inscriptions

1 - Waters of Callirhoe
(Herod) went over Jordan, and made use of the hot waters of Callirrhoe, which run into the lake Asphaltitis, but are themselves sweet enough to be drunk.

2 - The Salt Lake, or Lake of Asphalt, also called Dead Sea

3 - Charachmoba (Karak)

© Photo: Haupt & Binder

Madaba Map

Extensive information and photos of the world famous mosaic map of the Holy Land from the 2nd half of the 6th century.

Recommendations for cultural travellers: Contemporary art, art history, architecture, design, cultural heritage

Web guide, including informative photo tours with interactive maps and special presentations of venues, sites, events

Jordan Tourism BoardIn cooperation with the
Jordan Tourism Board

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