Deir Muqallik

Monastery of St. Theoctistus

Useful Information

Location: Wadi Og, Judea, Israel.
(31.780213, 31.780213)
Open: no restriction.
Fee: free.
Classification: SubterraneaCave Church
Light: bring torch
Guided tours: self guided
Photography: allowed
Accessibility: no
Bibliography: H. Goldfus, B. Arubas, E. Alliata (1996): The Monastery of St. Theoctistus (Deir Muqallik), Liber Annus. 15. 247-292; Pls.5. researchgate
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NOV-1873 visit of the site by Conder and Kitchener.


Deir Muqallik is a monastery and cave church complex, founded by St. Teoctistus.