Topography of Jerusalem



This map shows the topography of Jerusalem. The Mount of Olives is located to the east of the Kedron Valley. Ancient Jerusalem, from Melchizedek up to the time of King Hezekiah, was located on the Eastern Hill, between the Kedron and Central (Tyropoeon) Valleys. The Western Hill, located between the Central, Hinnom and Transversal Valleys, was included within the city boundaries for the first time during the time of King Hezekiah.