in Central District, Israel
- Ben Gurion International Airport (9 mi)
- Sde Dov Airport (11 mi)
- Haifa International Airport (48 mi)
- Be'er Sheva (Teyman) Airport (59 mi)
- Bar Yehuda Airfield (59 mi)
- Amman-Marka International Airport (60 mi)
- Queen Alia International Airport (65 mi)
- Ben Ya'akov Airport (69 mi)
- Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (122 mi)
- Damascus International Airport (127 mi)
- Ovda International Airport (150 mi)
- White City of Tel-Aviv -- the Modern Movement (Unesco heritage, 12 mi)
- Palestine: Land of Olives and Vines – Cultural Landscape of Southern Jerusalem, Battir (Unesco heritage, 29 mi)
- Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, Bethlehem (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Biblical Tels - Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba (Unesco heritage, 35 mi)
- Caves of Maresha and Bet-Guvrin in the Judean Lowlands as a Microcosm of the Land of the Caves (Unesco heritage, 36 mi)
- Sites of Human Evolution at Mount Carmel: The Nahal Me’arot / Wadi el-Mughara Caves (Unesco heritage, 38 mi)
- Bahá’i Holy Places in Haifa and the Western Galilee (Unesco heritage, 49 mi)
- Old City of Acre (Unesco heritage, 57 mi)
- Masada (Unesco heritage, 60 mi)
- Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (Unesco heritage, 70 mi)
- Tel Aviv Luna Park (amusement park, (10 mi)
- Miẕpé Beqoa‘ (observation point, (19 mi)
- Miẕpé Har’el (observation point, (21 mi)
- Miẕpé Neftoaẖ (observation point, (25 mi)
- Miẕpé Kerem (observation point, (26 mi)
- Miẕpé Nof (observation point, (26 mi)
- Miẕpé Modi‘im (observation point, (11 mi)
- Miẕpé Yona (observation point, (28 mi)
- Miẕpé Eshta‘ol (observation point, (22 mi)
- Ma‘agana (Marina) (marina, (12 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 32.114 and 34.976 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 32° 6' 50" and E 34° 58' 34"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Shekel - ILS
- Spoken languages:
- Hebrew, Arabic, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 10:17 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:35 am and 7:50 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Israel.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Israel. Last Update: 2019-06-25 07:23:48
Discover Kafr Qāsim
Kafr Qāsim in Central District with it's 17,303 citizens is a place in Israel about 28 mi (or 45 km) north-west of Jerusalem, the country's capital city.
Current time in Kafr Qāsim is now 10:17 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 11 airports near Kafr Qāsim, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Ben Gurion International Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Israel is White City of Tel-Aviv -- the Modern Movement in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), West. We encountered 10 points of interest in the vicinity of this place.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Karney Shomron, Tel Aviv, Ramla, Jerusalem and Jericho. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F
|Morning Temperature||26°C / 80 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Night Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Thursday, 27th of June 2019
27°C (80 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 28th of June 2019
26°C (79 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 29th of June 2019
26°C (79 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
קליטת תלמידי כיתה א' בבית ספר ממד צורים ברהע תשסח
קליטת תלמידי כיתה א' בבית ספר ממ"ד צורים ברה"ע the first day at the first grade on atelementary school "zorim" in ros hain city.
אביב עולה לתורה Aviv's Torah reading
בבית הכנסת "בבת עין", ראש העין http://www.bavat-ayin.org.il/ קהילה ליהדות מתקדמת בראש העין. פרשת "בהעלותך"
הרב גודלבסקי - פורים תשעד. להעריך את מעשינו הטובים - חלק 1
החלק הראשון (מתוך שניים) בהרצאתו המרתקת של הרב אליהו גודלבסקי שניתנה בבית הכנסת אבן העזר בראש העין (20/03/2014)...
קינזיולוגי טייפ - חבישה להורדת נפיחות לאחר פציעת ברך - KNEE KINESIO TAPE
http://physiocall.co.il/kt-tape/ 03-9013883 מחיר טייפ באורך 5 מטרים ובמגוון צבעים: 50 ש"ח, משלוח בדואר רשום יתרונות הטייפ: • נבחר...
A tour in my DIY Patch of heaven סיור קצר בפיסת גן העדן הקטנה שלי
אחרי שנים ספורות של עבודה בשעות הפנאי סוף כל סוף יש תוצאות האהבה ליצירה בכלל ויצירה בעץ בפרט, הניבה תוצאות...
Raz Diamond's roof to roof jump
Watch 14.5 year old Raz Diamond jumps the gap between two buildings on his bicycle רז דיימונד קופץ מגג לגג עם אופניים.
סנונית ראש העין מופע סיום 2014
http://physiocall.co.il פיזיוקול פיזיותרפיה - קליניקה לשיקום אורטופדי ופציעות ספורט שיקום לאחר ניתוחים אורטופדיים...
ראש העיר ראש העין שלום בן משה בחגיגות פורים 2014
ראש העיר ראש העין, שלום בן משה, חוגג עם תושבי ראש העין בקרנבל פורים בטיילת המוזיקה בעיר, תשע"ד 2014.
Customer Work Area in Priority - Eshbel's ERP Solution
Priority's CRM module provides a variety of powerful tools to assist you in identifying and targeting potential customers, tracking sales opportunities and managing relations with existing...
Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.
Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Antipatris, one of two places known as Tel Afek, was a city built by Herod the Great, and named in honour of his father, Antipater II of Judea. It lay between Caesarea Maritima and Lydda, two miles inland, on the great Roman road from Caesarea to Jerusalem. Tel Afek had earlier served as a fortress and major strategic points in battles between the Egyptians, Israelites and Philistines in the Bronze and Iron Age, until it fell into ruin prior to Herod's rebuilding.
Kafr Qasim massacre
The Kafr Qasim massacre took place in the Israeli Arab village of Kafr Qasim situated on the Green Line, at that time, the de facto border between Israel and the West Bank on October 29, 1956. It was carried out by the Israel Border Police (Magav) and resulted in 48 Arab civilians dead, including 6 women and 23 children aged 8–17. Arab sources usually give the death toll as 49, as they include the unborn child of one of the women.
Sha'arei Mishpat College
Sha'arei Mishpat College is a private law school in Hod HaSharon, Israel. It was established in 1995.
Highway 5 (Israel)
Highway 5, or the Trans-Samaria Highway, is one of Israel's main highways, connecting the Mediterranean coast immediately north of Tel Aviv with the central Sharon plain and eastwards to Ariel and other Israeli settlements in the northern West Bank, known under the biblical name Samaria. The name Highway 5 is commonly used to describe a section of the highway running from the road's western end at the Glilot Interchange until where it crosses the Green Line near Elkana.
Drom HaSharon Regional Council
The Drom HaSharon Regional Council is a regional council in the Sharon region in central Israel. Its offices are located on Highway 40 near Neve Yarak.
Mossensohn Youth Village
The Mossensohn Youth Village is a youth village in Hod HaSharon, Israel. It also runs special programs for Jewish high school students from overseas, under the name Alexander Muss High School. The youth village was named after Ben Zion Mossensohn, a teacher, public figure and one of the founders of Tel Aviv. Alexander Muss High School is a non-denominational, 8-week, English-language high school that offers college credits for Jewish American students looking to explore Israel.
The Levita Stadium is a football stadium in Kfar Saba, Israel. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Hapoel Kfar Saba and Beitar Kfar Saba. Initial plans for building this stadium were drawn in the late 1960s, and construction began in 1972. However, financial difficulties caused the construction to stop mid-way in 1973 after the Yom Kippur War. The stadium was eventually completed in 1986 and is capacity of 5,800.
Yarkon Sports Complex
The Yarkon Sports Complex, is located in the Baptist Village in Petah Tikva, just outside of Tel Aviv.
Migdal Afek (also Migdal Tsedek is a national park near Rosh HaAyin, Israel. On the site are the ruins of Mirabel, a Crusader castle. Before the establishment of the state, the Palestinian Arab village of Majdal Yaba was located in this area.
Yarkona is a moshav in central Israel. Located in the Sharon plain near Hod HaSharon and Petah Tikva, it falls under the jurisdiction of Drom HaSharon Regional Council. In 2006 it had a population of 355. The moshav was founded in 1932 and was named after the nearby Yarkon River.
Elishama is a moshav in central Israel. Located in the Sharon plain near Hod HaSharon and Kfar Saba, it falls under the jurisdiction of Drom HaSharon Regional Council. In 2006 it had a population of 938. The moshav was founded in 1950 by immigrants from Tripoli in Libya, and it was named after Biblical Elishama Ben Ammihud, a leader of the Tribe of Ephraim .
Matan is a communal settlement in central Israel. Located near Yarhiv and Nirit, it falls under the jurisdiction of Drom HaSharon Regional Council. In 2007 it had a population of 3,300. The village was founded in 1995, and took its name from the Bible, specifically Proverbs 18:16; A man's gift maketh room for him, and bringeth him before great men.
Hevel Modi'in Regional Council
Hevel Modi'in Regional Council is a regional council in central Israel. It was founded in 1950 and covers an area from Petah Tikva to Modi'in. The council borders Drom HaSharon Regional Council, El'ad and Rosh HaAyin in the north Mateh Binyamin Regional Council in the east Gezer Regional Council and Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut in the south Drom HaSharon, Lod Valley Regional Council, Lod and Ramle in the west.
Mazor is a moshav in central Israel. Located in the Sharon plain around three kilometres south-east of Petah Tikva and covering 2,300 dunams, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hevel Modi'in Regional Council. In 2007, it had a population of 1,100. The moshav was established in 1949 by immigrants from Czechoslovakia and Hungary and by native-born Israelis.
Route 531 (Israel)
Route 531, is a suburban freeway in the southern Sharon region of Israel, just north of the Tel Aviv Metropolitan Area.
Petah Tikva Sgula Railway Station
The Petah Tikva Segula Railway Station is a suburban passenger railway station in Israel, operated by Israel Railways. It is located in northeast Petah Tikva at the Yarkonim shopping district across the Segula industrial zone and is separated from the rest of the city.
Etz Efraim is a mixed (religious and nonreligious) urban Israeli settlement in the West Bank. Located between Ariel and Rosh HaAyin, it falls under the jurisdiction of Shomron Regional Council. As of 2013 the official number of families who live there is about 250. Yet, the numbers are about to increase with the populating of the two new neighborhoods, "Ramat Elkana", and the "Hrchava". The name “Etz Ephraim” symbolizes the location of the inheritance of the tribe of Ephraim.
Magen Dan is a village and an Israeli settlement in the West Bank. Located around 750 metres west of Elkana, it falls under the jurisdiction of Shomron Regional Council. Established in May 1999, it is today home to around 20 families.
Rosh HaAyin North Railway Station
The Rosh HaAyin North Railway Station is a suburban passenger railway station in Israel, operated by Israel Railways. It is located in north Rosh HaAyin next to Kesem Interchange which connects Highway 5 with the Cross-Israel Highway.
Kfar Saba – Nordau Railway Station
Kfar Saba – Nordau Railway Station (also known as Kostyuk and previously known as Hod Hasharon Station until March 2010) is a passenger railway station in Kfar Saba, Israel. It is the second stop of the suburban line from Hod HaSharon to Rishon LeZion. The station was opened in 13 April 2003.
The Qesem Cave is an archeological site 12 km east of Tel Aviv in Israel that is dated during the Lower Paleolithic as having been occupied by early humans from before 382,000 BP to around 200,000 BP. Israeli and Spanish archaeologists reported on December 27, 2010 that they may have found the earliest evidence yet for the existence of modern man.
Qalqilya Zoo is a small 2-hectare zoo in the Palestinian city of Qalqilya on the western edge of the West Bank. Established in 1986, it is the only municipal zoo in the Palestinian territories. The zoo houses 170 animals, a Natural History Museum, a children's entertainment park, and an on-site restaurant.
Eastern Railway (Israel)
The Eastern Railway refers to a railroad in central Israel stretching from Lod to Hadera. As of 2011, the section between Kfar Saba and Lod, as well as a short section just north of Hadera are in use, while the rest of the railway has not been operative since 1969, though there are plans to rebuild and upgrade the railway along the entire route.
Nahal Qana is an intermittent stream in Israel, the northernmost tributary of the Yarkon River.
Rosh HaAyin springs
Rosh HaAyin springs, also called the Yarkon springs are springs located at the foot of Tel Afek, in the Yarkon National Park which was established in the region that surrounds the springs. These springs are one of the water resources of the Yarkon River. Until the 20th century, the water of the Rosh HaAyin springs flew into the Yarkon River, but nowadays most of the water of the Rosh HaAyin springs is used in various irrigation projects and do not reach the Yarkon River.
These districts belong to Kafr Qāsim.Other districts
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Kafr Qāsim.Popular in vicinity
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kafr Qāsim.
- Karney Shomron
- Tel Aviv
- Dayr `Alla
- Ash Shunah al Janubiyah
- As Subayhi
- As Salt
- Dayr Abi Sa`id
- Al Fuhays
- Ash Shunah ash Shamaliyah
- `Ayn al Basha
- Wadi as Sir
- At Tayyibah
- Al Faysaliyah
- Al `Arid
- Kafr Asad
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kufr Qāsim, Kasim, Kefar Qesem, Kafer-Kassim, Kafar Qāsem, Kafr Qāsim, כפר קסם