St. George’s Monastery "is located in Wadi Qelt, in West Bank not far from Jericho. The monastery was started in the 6th century, and is of Greek Orthodox religion. Approaching the monastery, you must first descend the deep gorge, cross a small bridge, then climb the steps to the monastery." | HOME SWEET WORLD
St. George Orthodox Monastery, or Monastery of St. George of Koziba is a monastery located in Wadi Qelt, in the eastern West Bank, . The sixth-century cliff-hanging complex, with its ancient chapel and gardens, is active and inhabited by Greek Orthodox monks. It is reached by a pedestrian bridge across the Wadi Qelt, which many imagine to be Psalm 23's Valley of the Shadow.