Bet Shean
in Northern District, Israel

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.497 and 35.496 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 29' 50" and E 35° 29' 46"
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: 12:49 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:39 am and 7:47 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: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Israel.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Israel. Last Update: 2020-07-09 07:21:54

Delve into Bet Shean

Bet Shean in Northern District with it's 16,800 habitants is located in Israel about 53 mi (or 85 km) north of Jerusalem, the country's capital town.

Current time in Bet Shean is now 12:49 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Bet Shean, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Ben Ya'akov Airport in a distance of 34 mi (or 54 km), North. 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 Biblical Tels - Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba in a distance of 20 mi (or 31 km), West. We encountered 2 points of interest near this location.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ash Shunah ash Shamaliyah, Dayr Abi Sa`id, At Tayyibah, Kafr Asad and `Irjan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 40% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Friday, 10th of July 2020

34°C (93 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Saturday, 11th of July 2020

35°C (95 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Sunday, 12th of July 2020

37°C (98 °F)
23°C (73 °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.

The full story of Beit (Bet, Beth) She'an- A Magnificent Decapolis City (Roman & Byzantine)

Published: March 19, 2013
Length: 05:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522.


Ancient Beit She'an, Israel: a public restrooms in the Ancient Roman world

Published: January 29, 2014
Length: 16:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


Beit She'an Israel: a Corinthian capital of a pillar, bearing the head of the Greek god Dionysus

Published: January 28, 2014
Length: 42:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


Beit She'an National Park: the ancient Roman theater

Published: January 29, 2014
Length: 17:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


[Israel 3D] Lower Galilee (5-1) Beit Shean National Park Part2

Published: September 15, 2013
Length: 53:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: privacyprotection

Beit She'an national park is one of the most beautiful archaeological site of Israel, which is located on Lower Galilee near Jordan River border. See this movie on 3D format. Part1 http://youtu.b...


[Israel 3D] Lower Galilee (5-1) Beit Shean National Park Part3

Published: September 17, 2013
Length: 43:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: privacyprotection

Beit She'an national park is one of the most beautiful archaeological site of Israel, which is located on Lower Galilee near Jordan River border. See this movie on 3D format. Part1 http://youtu.b...


Beit She'an Ruins, Israel -Pastor Brian Stivale

Published: July 20, 2013
Length: 46:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: stivaleministries

Brian Stivale shares from the historic and awe-inspiring Beit She'an Archeological Park in Israel. He teaches briefly on the grim history of the decapitation and public exhibitiion of Saul...


The full story of Tel (Tell) Beit She'an, Israel. Photographer: Cecil

Published: March 19, 2013
Length: 53:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com +972-54-6905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522.


[Israel 3D] Lower Galilee (5-1) Beit Shean National Park Part1

Published: September 15, 2013
Length: 14:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: privacyprotection

Beit She'an national park is one of the most beautiful archaeological site of Israel, which is located on Lower Galilee near Jordan River border. See this movie on 3D format. Part1 1. Theater...


IFL Israel Tour 2014 - Beth-Shan

Published: March 23, 2014
Length: 42:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Linda Burns

Saturday, March 15 - We had a service in the theater of Beth Shan, the first instrument is the Shofar. It was used in ancient Israel to announce events and to call people together. Researchers...


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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.

Shluhot

Shluhot is an Orthodox kibbutz in the Beit She'an Valley in northern Israel. Located about three kilometres south of the city of Beit She'an, it falls under the jurisdiction of Valley of Springs Regional Council.

Located at 32.4719, 35.4812 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kibbutzim, Religious Kibbutz Movement, Populated places established in 1948

Valley of Springs Regional Council

Valley of Springs Regional Council, known until 2008 as the Beit She'an Valley Regional Council is a regional council in northern Israel that encompasses most of the settlements in the Beit She'an Valley. The territory of the regional council is bounded by the Jezreel Valley in the west, in the north by the Lower Galilee, to the east by the Jordan River, and the south by the Jordan Valley and Samarian hills.

Located at 32.4942, 35.5199 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Valley of Springs Regional Council, Regional councils in Israel

Ein HaNatziv

Ein HaNatziv is a kibbutz in the Bet She'an Valley in Israel. Located about three kilometers south of the ancient city of Beit She'an, it is 130 meters below sea level. The kibbutz, a member of the Religious Kibbutz Movement, has a population of 700. It falls under the jurisdiction of Valley of Springs Regional Council.

Located at 32.4702, 35.5024 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Kibbutzim, Religious Kibbutz Movement, Populated places established in 1946

Nir David

Nir David is a kibbutz in the Beit She'an Valley in northern Israel. Founded on 10 December 1936 as Tel Amal, the first of the tower and stockade settlements, it is under the jurisdiction of Valley of Springs Regional Council.

Located at 32.5036, 35.4572 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Kibbutzim, Kibbutz Movement, Populated places established in 1936

Ein Hoga

Ein Hoga is a spring situated 4 km north-east of Bet She'an, and to the east of the Kibbutz at Hamadia. It is one of the most important sources of water in the Bet She'an valley. To the east of the spring there are the remains of a neolithic village.

Located at 32.5178, 35.5375 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Springs of Israel

Sde Nahum

Sde Nahum is a kibbutz in the Beit She'an Valley in northern Israel. Located around 4 km northwest of Beit She'an, it falls under the jurisdiction of Valley of Springs Regional Council. As of 2005, the kibbutz had a population of about 50 families and 550 people.

Located at 32.5253, 35.4818 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Kibbutzim, Kibbutz Movement, Populated places established in 1937, Archaeological sites in Israel

Umm 'Ajra

Umm 'Ajra was a Palestinian Arab village in the District of Baysan. It was depopulated by the Israel Defence Force during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War on May 31, 1948 as part of Operation Gideon. It was located 4 km south of Baysan and the 'Ayn Umm 'Ajra provided the village with water. The village had three khirbas: Tall al-Shaykh al-Simad, Hajj Makka, and Sursuq. In 1945 the village had a population of 260.

Located at 32.4656, 35.5225 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Arab villages depopulated during the 1948 Arab–Israeli War


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Scythopolis, Skythopolis, Beisān, Beith Sheān, بيسان, Bet Sche’an, Beit Shean, Beth Shan, Besan, Bet She'an, Bet She’an, Beth Shean, Bet Shean, Beit She'an, Beït Shéan, Beït-Shéan, בית שאן, Bet Sze’an, Bete-Seã, Бейт-Шеан