St George’s Church & Mosaic Map
This rather modest 19th-century Greek Orthodox church houses a treasure of early Christianity. Imagine the excitement in 1884 when...
New Orthodox School
For those who like Madaba well enough to stay, there’s an opportunity to teach English at this boys school that makes for an excellent...
Archaeological Park II (Burnt Palace)
Walkways lead around the ruins of this late-6th-century luxury private mansion, destroyed by fire and earthquake around AD 749. From...
Ayola Coffeeshop & Bar
If you want a toasted sandwich, Turkish coffee, glass of arak with the locals, or simply a comfortable perch on which to while away some...
Talal St · interesting places nearby
Bowabit Restaurant information
With two tables overhanging the road opposite St George’s Church, photographs of old Madaba on the wall and excellent Italian-style coffee, this is a number-one place to relax after strolling round town. Alternatively, make a night of it over a dish of Madaba chicken and a beer (JD4).