Northern Fortress - Masada

Highway №90 - view to the south, in Masada directions

#1 - 76 kb next photo - 101 kb

This is ancient important highway along the western shore of the Dead Sea. The picture was taken on the territory of the Western Bank near Qumran. There are many caves in these mountains, and in one of them near wadis Murabba'at famous Qumran manuscripts were found, so called Dead Sea scrolls - the documents of the Second Temple. Masada fortress is about fifty kilometers from here ...

Next photo ->
Masada: Main Photo Where is it? Layout Links
manufactured by Goss.Ru
Hosted by:

Alex Goss Photography - Фотографии городов и стран, битв и сражений, разного и прочего...