Ancient Gadara Umm Qais, Jordan

Ancient Gadara
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The ancient Greco-Roman city of Gadara, a member of the Decapolis, is located in modern Umm Qais, Jordan. Gadara is mentioned in the Bible as the site where Jesus cast out demons and sent them into pigs.

Go Historic ID
249164
Best Known As
Ancient Gadara
Full Name
Ancient Gadara
Also Known As
Gadara
Umm Qais
Umm Qays
Coordinates
32.655780° N, 35.678680° E  (map)
Address
Umm Qais, Jordan