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Madaba, Jordan
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Reviewed today via mobile

The mosaic Madaba Map is indeed beholding to see..... Steeped in so much history just to see it was an honour and pleasure. The church itself although well presented was not as captivating..... perhaps if we had a guide it may have been different. (I...More

Thank ianx17489
Reviewed yesterday

St George's Greek Orthodox Church itself is impressive and well-looked after, with some lovely and striking icons and pictures - but the big draw of course is the huge floor mosaic.The Madaba Map is a map of the Middle East. Part of it contains the...More

Thank amdgriggs
Reviewed 2 days ago

A small yet beautiful church which has history going back to the 5th century. Typically Greek Orthodox inside with several beautiful wall icons depicting St George and also Joseph and Mother Mary, The awesome feature is the Madaba Mosaic Map - a 6th century mosaic(said...More

Thank BenYorkie
Reviewed 4 days ago

A typical Orthodox church till one looks at the floor. Fantastic but why do the church guardians blow out the votive candles which tourists have paid for in honour of their departed when said tourists have left the church. I witnessed this several times. It...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A rebuilt old early Christian church known for the beautiful Mosaic floor map. Today it's a simple church mostly to preserve the Mosaic.

Thank Perry H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A quaint and beautiful church in Madaba. It has the map of the Holy Land depicted in mosaic on its floor. There is a detailed description of the same in the courtyard. The church chapel has captivating beauty in gold and vivid colors. There is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am not complaining the church it self but I did not feel comfortable with the people who are at the gate selling tickets

Thank Waill N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is worth a detour. On top of Mount Nebo, a modern church is carefully built above the original Byzantine foundation with magnificent mosaic floors. Truely a place of God.

Thank evanses5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Greek Orthodox church is famed for the Madaba map --- what is left of a mosaic map of the Middle East. The church is pretty small, but that doesn’t mean there’s little to see --- besides the mosaic map, the interior is adorned with...More

Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The mosaics are stunning in this Greek orthodox church. Many make us really touched by the expression of faces. A mosaic map inside the church is identified from the outside on a photographic reproduction. Hebron, Jerusalem ‘s Cardio, and Jericho appear on the map. We...More

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Yes. Across blvd..also place to eat & drink. At night fantastic Roof top terrase bar with view.