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Hisham's Palace, Jericho

(4.2/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web)
Walk among the remains of Hisham's Palace, a palace from the first half of the 8th century as you magine it in its full glory. The complex has three main parts: the palace, the bath complex, and the agricultural estate. Learn about the Umayyad period art from the palace's decorative elements, and visit the remains of two mosques. You will see many mosaics, but the most famous one is the exquisite mosaic featuring the Tree of Life in the bath complex of the audience room. Use our Jericho vacation trip planner to visit Hisham's Palace on your trip to Jericho, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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TripAdvisor
  • This is a stunning palace that is definitely worth seeing. The mosaic is beautiful. We were in Jericho for the day and our driver brought us here - definitely work the stop. 
  • Very interesting visit to a characteristic of the ommayadi Caliphs, beautiful period mosaic anchebse, enjoyable little rose window. characterizing the site. Worth the visit
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  • In General, the territory of the complex is huge and in the presence of a guide, you can learn a lot about the history of these places. But what can be seen and without a guide is beautifully preserved mosaics. The main of them opened recently!
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  • One of 'must see' in Palestine..... amazing place
  • Wonderful.
  • Very nice
  • Amazing history
  • In Israel? NOPE.