Jericho is a Guinness record site by being the lowest city in the world (-250 m), and is nearly the oldest inhabited and built site in the world ((second only to Göbekli Tepe). Since 1994 Jericho and its vicinity is under the jursidiction of the Palestinain Authority.
( Jericho (/ˈ dʒ ɛ r ɪ k oʊ / ; Arabic: أريحا Arīḥā [ʔaˈriːħaː] listen ); Hebrew: יְרִיחוֹ Yeriḥo ) is a Palestinian city in the West Bank. It is located in the Jordan Valley, near Jordan River to the east and Jerusalem to the west.
|Jericho on Tripadvisor|
Points of Interest in the Area
|Baptism site (Qasr el-Yahud)|
Book a Private Tour to Jericho
Jeircho is in the West Bank and is under Palestinian Control.
Being so, I recommend to contact me for a proposal of a full day tour of Jericho and the area. with a Palestinian guide.