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Remaliah Cisterns

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A set of Cisterns carved in the marl rock, set to collect water of flash floods along Wadi Zin for the city of Avdat  and its agricultural hinterland.

The cisterns were probably created in the Byzantine period, some 1500 years ago, and some still function (!).

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“Danny the Digger” rating:    

Christian Interest:    

Jewish Interest:  

Children Interest:   

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Points of Interest in the Area

avdat theodoros church Avdat
 shivta northern church Shivta
 incense route The “Incense Route” 

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