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Address: Mount of Olives Road | East Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
Phone Number: +972 54-574-1511
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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Located east of Jerusalem, this holy spot is associated with many events in...

Located east of Jerusalem, this holy spot is associated with many events in Jesus’ life including ascending to Heaven (Chapel of Ascension) and teaching his disciples the Lord’s prayer (Pater Noster).

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Gandhi Overlook - best experience

From Gandhi Overlook atop Mount of Olives (LK 19:37 and LK 22:39; JN 5:1), take in the panoramic view of Jewish burial grounds , Valley of Judgment and walled city with the golden... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From Gandhi Overlook atop Mount of Olives (LK 19:37 and LK 22:39; JN 5:1), take in the panoramic view of Jewish burial grounds , Valley of Judgment and walled city with the golden Dome of the Rock and Al-Aqsa Mosque. Expect street hawkers with donkeys, camels, people selling rosaries.

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Lahad Datu, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The mount of Olives is situated across from the old Jerusalem city separated by the Kidron valley. It's also the site for the second coming of Jesus Christ. The Jewish people believe Jesus will descent on Mount Olives when came back but the Christian community believe it to be the second coming. This place is a strategic position to take... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sit down and look at where you are. On top the the Mount of Olives! Ascension! Return! Eastern Gate. Read Zech 14:4

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We decided to walk up the hill although most people take taxis. If you are not in a really bad shape, then I do not see a problem with hiking there, it only took us for about 10-15 minutes from the bottom of the hill. The hill offers a really nice view on the city, a nice start or finish... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Impressing view over jerusalem. Feeling sorrounded by history in ghetsemane gardens looking the 8 ancient olive trees.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I like to stop first at the bottom at the Garden of Gethsemane for a moment of reflection before climbing up the hill. At the top is a great view of the old Jewish cemetery as well as the Old City.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Be sure to walk the path that Jesus and his followers took on what we now call Palm Sunday from the top of the mount down to the Kidron Valley. There are several churches to visit on the way down.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Possibly the most moving place on earth, we were lucky to be here with not to large number of tourists, all religions are so respected and peace reigned

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a view of Old Jerusalem - go here to where Jesus wept. You'll see everything and if you've got a telephoto camera - even better!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No words can express the mind blowing views of Jerusalem and the history attached to it. We started at the top in the Chapel of the Ascension a marvellous place to remember my bible, then the Chapel where Jesus wept for the Destruction of the Temple, beautiful Orthodox Russian Church. Great viewpoint of the city all the walls and the... More 

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