Keidar

Kedar is a religiously observant, rural Israeli settlement in the . Located to the south of and organised as a community settlement, it falls under the jurisdiction of Gush Etzion Regional Council.

Landmarks in the Area

Archaeological site
The Laura of Euthymius was a laura in the present-day founded by Saint Euthymius the Great in 420. is situated 5 km northeast of Keidar.

Tourism location
The Tomb of Lazarus is a traditional spot of pilgrimage located in the town of , traditionally identified as the biblical village of Bethany, on the southeast slope of the , some 2.4 km east of . is situated 6 km west of Keidar. Photo: Marion Doss, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Tourist attraction
The Holy Lavra of Saint Sabbas, known in Syriac as Mar Saba, is a monastery… is situated 6 km south of Keidar. Photo: Deror avi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Archaeological site
Hyrcania was an ancient fortress in the Judean Desert. is situated 7 km southeast of Keidar. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
as-Sawahira ash Sharqiya 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 west of Keidar.

Village
Al-Eizariya or al-Azariya, also referred to by its classical name of Bethany, is a town in the . is situated 5 km northwest of Keidar. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Village
az-Za'ayyem is a Palestinian village in the Jerusalem Governorate, located 3 kilometers east of in the central . is situated 6 km northwest of Keidar. Photo: Mary Madigan, CC BY 2.0.

Suburb
Jabel Mukaber is a predominantly Palestinian neighborhood in southern . is situated 6 km west of Keidar. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

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