Kiryat Gat is a modern city in southern Israel named after the ancient Philistine city of Gath. In 1948 a crucial battle between Israel and Egypt took place in that area.
Near the site are the ruins of Tell el-Erani, once beleived to be ancient Gath.
|Kiryat Gat on Wikipedia|
|Kiryat Gat on Tripadvisor|
|Kiryat Gat on Google Maps|
|Kiryat Gat Municipality Website|
Points of Interest in the Area
|Bar Kokhba caves|