Kafr Qāsim
in Central District, Israel

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Location Summary
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:
Area
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Israel in Western Asia

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 Humidity 66%
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

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קליטת תלמידי כיתה א' בבית ספר ממד צורים ברהע תשסח

Published: September 12, 2008
Length: 48:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Menachem Fisch

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.


McBadir's Channel

Published: November 10, 2012
Length: 58:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sawsan Badir


אביב עולה לתורה Aviv's Torah reading

Published: May 26, 2013
Length: 01:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Uri Zackhem

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

Published: March 21, 2014
Length: 10:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nir Shiloni

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

Published: May 02, 2014
Length: 27:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: פיזיוקול פיזיותרפיה ודיקור מערבי יבש בקליניקה

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

Published: August 03, 2012
Length: 38:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dov Zelinger

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

Published: October 25, 2014
Length: 32:17 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Raz Diamond

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

Published: June 24, 2014
Length: 50:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: פיזיוקול פיזיותרפיה ודיקור מערבי יבש בקליניקה

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

Published: March 31, 2014
Length: 10:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: מקום בלב | מרכזים קהילתיים • תרבות ופנאי

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

Published: November 25, 2013
Length: 26:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Priority-Software - ERP Software

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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

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.

Located at 32.105, 34.9304 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Jews and Judaism in the Roman Empire, Classical sites in Israel, Medieval sites in Israel, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Arab villages depopulated prior to the 1948 Arab–Israeli War

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.

Located at 32.1142, 34.9715 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1956, Mass murder in 1956, Massacres in Israel during the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, 1956 in Israel, Massacres committed by Israel, Massacres in Israel

Sha'arei Mishpat College

Sha'arei Mishpat College is a private law school in Hod HaSharon, Israel. It was established in 1995.

Located at 32.1557, 34.9007 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Colleges in Israel, Law schools in Israel, Educational institutions 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.

Located at 32.1044, 34.9903 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Limited-access roads in Israel, Roads in Israel, Roads in Israeli-occupied territories

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.

Located at 32.1335, 34.911 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Drom HaSharon Regional Council, Regional councils in Israel, Central District (Israel), Sharon plain

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.

Located at 32.156, 34.8998 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Boarding schools in Israel, High schools in Israel, Educational institutions established in 1972

Levita Stadium

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.

Located at 32.1811, 34.9271 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hapoel Kfar Saba F.C., Football venues in Israel, Sports venues completed in 1986

Yarkon Sports Complex

The Yarkon Sports Complex, is located in the Baptist Village in Petah Tikva, just outside of Tel Aviv.

Located at 32.1133, 34.9127 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sports venues in Israel, Baseball in Israel

Migdal Afek

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.

Located at 32.0808, 34.9569 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National parks of Israel, Crusader castles

Yarkona

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.

Located at 32.1452, 34.9004 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Moshavim, Populated places established in 1932

Elishama, Israel

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 .

Located at 32.1527, 34.929 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Moshavim, Populated places established in 1950

Matan, Israel

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.

Located at 32.1576, 34.9735 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Community settlements in Israel, Populated places established in 1995

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.

Located at 32.05, 34.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hevel Modi'in Regional Council, Regional councils in Israel

Mazor

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.

Located at 32.0525, 34.9261 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Moshavim, Populated places established in 1949

Route 531 (Israel)

Route 531, is a suburban freeway in the southern Sharon region of Israel, just north of the Tel Aviv Metropolitan Area.

Located at 32.1684, 34.9099 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in Israel, Limited-access roads in Israel

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.

Located at 32.1119, 34.9013 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Israel, Railway stations opened in 2000, Petah Tikva

Etz Efraim

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.

Located at 32.1189, 35.0466 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Israeli settlements, Populated places established in 1985

Magen Dan

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.

Located at 32.1, 35.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Unauthorized Israeli settlements, Populated places established in 1999

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.

Located at 32.1207, 34.9346 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Israel, Railway stations opened in 2003

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.

Located at 32.1676, 34.9165 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Israel, Railway stations opened in 2003

Qesem Cave

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.

Located at 32.11, 34.98 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Israel, Caves of Israel, Prehistoric sites in Israel, Paleolithic, Paleoanthropological sites

Qalqilya Zoo

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.

Located at 32.1954, 34.9708 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Zoos in the Palestinian territories, Qalqilya

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.

Located at 32.15, 34.9355 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway lines in Israel, Metre gauge railways, Standard gauge railways in Israel

Nahal Qana

Nahal Qana is an intermittent stream in Israel, the northernmost tributary of the Yarkon River.

Located at 32.127, 34.8954 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Israel, Archaeological sites in Israel

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.

Located at 32.1044, 34.9268 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Springs of Israel

Districts of the same city

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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