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 Kalia has to offer by arranging your trip with our Kalia trip itinerary website.
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  • Yes, the history here is incredible but so much more can be done to explain it to you and immerse you in it. The only thing I felt immersed in was the gigantic tourist shop hawking everything under...  more »
  • This was a spectacular place to visit. Learn about the history of the Dead Sea Scrolls and see the caves where they were discovered. We were able to hike to one of the caves and go inside.  more »
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