The Swiss-made red cable cars that ply the route between Tel Al Sultan and the Mount of Temptation are visible throughout Jericho. The cable cars look dated, but the 20-minute ride is a great way to see the city and the farms that dominate its outskirts. Even when the site is quiet, cars leave fairly regularly.

Look out for the network of irrigation ditches that intersect the groves growing bananas and oranges, a technique used in this city for thousands of years.