Bi’r Şabşab

Bi’r Şabşab is a well in and has an elevation of 539 metres. Bi’r Şabşab is situated nearby to , and south of .

Notable Places in the Area

The Holy Lavra of Saint Sabbas, known in Syriac as Mar Saba, is a Greek Orthodox monastery overlooking the at a point halfway between the Jerusalem and the , within the of the . is situated 3 km southeast of Bi’r Şabşab. Photo: Deror avi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , Deir Dosi and Deir Ibn Ubeid in Arabic, is the monastery founded around 476 by Saint Theodosius the Cenobiarch and contains his tomb. is situated 1½ km west of Bi’r Şabşab. Photo: someone10x, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Al-Ubeidiya is a Palestinian town located 6 kilometers east of .

is a Palestinian village located 6 km east of . is situated 3½ km west of Bi’r Şabşab.

or Al-Sawahreh al-Sharqiyeh is a Palestinian town in the Jerusalem Governorate, located 6 kilometers south-east of in the . is situated 4 km northwest of Bi’r Şabşab.

Bi’r Şabşab

31.7167° or 31° 43' north
35.3° or 35° 18' east
Open Location Code
539 metres (1,768 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Bi'r Sabsab

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