The Laura of Gerasimus is Byzantine period Hermits monastery which was founded by Gersimus in the 5th Century CE between the Jordan River and Jericho . Today, the remains of this laura are the best preserved of their kind, and are located in unique and beautiful site, near Deir Hajla monastery.
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The Laura of Gerasimus is located about 2 km east of Deir Hajla monastery.
Points of Interest in the Area
|Deir Hajla /Gerasimus Monastery|
|Baptism site (qasr el-Yahud)|
|Historical Beit HaAravah site and King Abdullah bridge|
|Day Tour of the Dead Sea|