The “Chapel of the Ascension” marks by Christian tradition the spot from where Jesus ascended to Heaven after his ressurection.
Although a highly important Christian site, it is held by the Muslims Religious authority (The Waqf), has a minaret, and the Muslims charge 5 NIS entrance fee from every visitor.
|Chapel of the Ascension on Wikipedia|
|Chapel of the Ascension on Tripadvisor|
|Mount of Olives on Google Maps|
Points of Interest in the Area
|Mount of Olives Viewpoint|