About Jericho Cable Car
Jericho Cable Car is one of the most visited recreational sites in Palestine and has been part of our Palestinian memory and life since 1999. It is famous for its unique location, in the oldest city in the world, and for its spectacular views, and connection to the Christian Religion. It provides visitors from all over the world access to the Monastery on the Mount of Temptation.
Jericho Cable Car is comprised of a state of the art cable car linking Tel Jericho to the Mount of Temptation in less than five minutes. The cable is 1330 meters long from the base station to the top station in the mountain. There are 12 cabins and each cabin takes 8 persons with a carrying capacity of 625 persons per hour. Cabin number two takes the wheel chair.