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Haluza

halutsa elusaHaluza was the last caravanserai along the Nabatean Incense route.

In the Roman and Byzantine periods it eveloved to a big city, yet following the Muslim conquest the site was eventually abandoned.

The remains of ancient Haluza were systematically looted in the 19th by the Ottomans to build Gaza, and so very little of the ancient city is visible today.

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wikipe Haluza on Wikipedia
tripadvisor The “Incense Route” on Tripadvisor
google-maps Haluza on Google Maps

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Points of Interest in the Area

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

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