An elaborate system of water supply to Caesarea in Roman and Byzantine times is mostly famous for the last part of “Aquaduct A” and “Aquaduct B” built parallel to the coast line, on a set of arches. About 500 m of these aquaducts were uncovered in the 1960’s and are a popular tourists attraction.
Aqueduct B bears 11 inscriptions attesting to maintanaince work in the time of Emperror Hadrian (117-138 CE). Aqueduct A was constructed sometime earlier.
Points of Interest in the Area
|The “Birds Mosaic”|