The Center

Tel Es Sultan, Jericho

At the heart of Ancient Jericho not far from the Dead Sea, Temptation Tourist Center is one of the top premier tourist destinations in the Palestinian and Israeli areas. Surrounded by historical sites with varied landscapes, orchards of citrus and palm trees, there’s no doubt that it is one of the most beautiful places in Jericho to visit and spend the day or night..

It is conveniently located at the entry of Tel Jericho “Tel Es Sultan”, steps away from Jericho Cable Car, a block away from Elisha Spring, short distance from Hisham Palace, Tree of Zacchaeus and fifteen minutes walk / hike To Mount of Temptation Monastery.

While you’re here…  
At “the oldest town in the world”
Enjoy onsite attractions, shopping, dining, outdoor recreational activities, camping and a variety of on-site lodging options! You also don’t want to miss exciting seasonal tours, events and entertainment sure to delight every member of the family.

B Beautiful Plantation

Located along the Walls of Ancient Jericho and across the Mount of Temptation, B Beautiful Plantation is certainly a place like no other. The landscape is designed around the archaeological site with a focus on the preservation of Jericho’s native palm trees. 

The addition of fragrant fruit trees, roses, wild plants and flowers is an extension of preservation efforts of local trees and plants.

 

Our Shop

Beautifully Crafted Gifts

Restaurant

Temptation Restaurants & Cafes

Elisha
Spring
Fountain

Outside, in front of the archaeological site of Tel Jericho “Tel Es Sultan”, take a moment to enjoy the cool shade under the avenue of palm trees leading to the magnificent Elisha Spring Fountain. Here you can wash your hands and put your feet in the water from Elisha Spring of Jericho

Onsite attractions

At the top, the 7th floor of the Center is a spectacular panoramic view of the entire city of Jericho, Jericho Old City “Tel Jericho”, Mount of Temptation, Elisha Spring, Dead Sea, Jordan Valley, Wadi Qelt. Contact us regarding reservations, parking and entry fees.

View of Jericho Cafe
coming soon

Yes, you will see peacocks walking around at Ancient Jericho! 

Witness these majestic creatures roaming around the ancient site and the gardens at Temptation Center.

Picnic Lunch at Ancient Jericho, Located throughout the property of Temptation Center our picnic areas provide the perfect spot for a quick lunchContact us regarding reservations, parking and entry fees.

Picnicking Ideas

Bringing ready-to-eat food with you? Enjoy the picnic-friendly spots:

  • Under shady Palm Trees 
  • Along the ancient site of Tel Jericho “Tel Es Sultan” and the  incredible views of Mount of Temptation

Looking for dine-in and take-out options? 

Check out food and beverage options at Temptation Restaurant operations

A must see! A replica of the sixth-century Byzantine map of the Holy Land, Madaba Map. This magnificent mosaic art of ornate tiles is the only one in Palestine and Israel. Contact us regarding reservations, parking and entry fees.

The Madaba Map is one of the world’s oldest biblical maps. The Mosaic Map features Greek inscriptions and Holy Land locations like Jerusalem, Jericho, the Dead Sea, Palestine, the Nile Delta, Karak.

Special care and gentle training of camels onsite, make it possible for guests to enjoy friendly, patient camels. The specially designed comfortable saddles, make camel rides suitable for all ages.

The plantation has an extensive variety of Jericho’s native palm trees. 

See Interesting palm tree climbing. Taste variety of local dates during harvest time. 

Contact us regarding reservations, parking and entry fees. 

Learn about the production of natural sweetener, Date Honey, Coming Soon

Experience the fragrance of Jericho’s on your tour of the plantation.  Walk or bike around the fruit tree groves of orange, lemon, banana, fig and so much more. Take stunning photographs of birds, flowers and fruits. Taste local Jericho’s fruits.

A walking trail along the side of the ancient site of Tel Jericho takes you on a journey into the home of beautiful birds in B beautiful  fruit and botanical gardens.

camping

Spirit of the Desert Camping

Coming soon

Camp overnight under the desert stars at B- Beautiful.Enjoy the sunrise of ancient Jericho and the sunset of Mount of Temptation. Enjoy open fire grilling at night, live music, camel rides and horse rides at scheduled events.

Amenities

  • Primitive tent sites
  • Wi-Fi  
  • Bathhouses, each including toilets & showers with hot water
  • On-site laundry washers & dryers
  • Community Pavilion for special events with seating for up to 100 guests
  • General Store with snacks, personal care items, firewood, ice, and supplies
  • Outdoor Grills
  • Beautiful Walking trail
  • Bike rentals 
  • Camel rides
  • Bird sanctuary  

Reservations are strongly recommended to ensure availability.

Check-in: 2 p.m. Check-out: 12 p.m. (noon)
4 people max per site
Pet fee of $10.00/day per dog
Parking $10 Cars and Vans
Cancellation fee and late departures $20

All rates subject to change.

Lodging

Coming soon

Bed and Breakfast -Adjacent to main building and in B Beautiful Plantation
Boutique hotel at the main Center building