Qumran Caves, Dead Sea Region

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Visit the archaeological complex of Qumran Caves, a series of caverns where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered. The caves, some of them natural and some manmade, were the location where the ancient scrolls, some of the oldest manuscripts of the Hebrew Bible, were found in 1947. Bring plenty of water and suitable footwear to explore the historic caves and the surrounding ruins of the Qumran settlement. See Qumran Caves and all Dead Sea Region has to offer by arranging your trip with our Dead Sea Region trip itinerary website .
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  • A moving place in a setting conducive to meditation and wild. Time is stopped, we can imagine the copyists looked at their scrolls with near them their inkwells. The days go by, serenaded by the ritual ablutions, frugal meals and prayer time. They are the smugglers of the words and the antediluvian stories. These stories that we find in the bible older than the bible stories.
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  • A rewarding experience to see and learn from all this is here. Make sure to wear comfortable walking shoes and a cap if you go in warm weather. I know you will want to plan to have enough time to expl...  more »
  • National Park which contains the compound where they lived the Essenes and the caves where the writings of the dead sea were found. It tells the story of the Essenes community includes audiovisual
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