A Jewish cemetery on the slopes of the Mount of Olives in Easter Jerusalem - the Arabic name of this mount is Jabal az-Zaytun and al-Tur

A Jewish cemetery on the slopes of the Mount of Olives in Easter Jerusalem - the Arabic name of this mount is Jabal az-Zaytun and al-Tur

The Garden of Gethsemane (where Jesus prayed before his arrest by the Romans) is on RHS - behind the tree lines The Russian Orthodox Church can be seen

The Garden of Gethsemane (where Jesus prayed before his arrest by the Romans) is on RHS - behind the tree lines The Russian Orthodox Church can be seen

In this photo the Church of All Nations is on left while the Church of Mary Magdalene (Russian Orthodox) is in the background

In this photo the Church of All Nations is on left while the Church of Mary Magdalene (Russian Orthodox) is in the background

Exterior of the Church of All Nations which is beisde the Garden of Gethsemane

Exterior of the Church of All Nations which is beisde the Garden of Gethsemane

Slopes of the Mount of Olives - at the bottom of the slope, the Tomb of Absalom can be seen

Slopes of the Mount of Olives - at the bottom of the slope, the Tomb of Absalom can be seen

The Tomb of Zechariah and Benei Hezir are also located on the Mount of Olives - the Mount has been used as a Jewish cemetery for over 3,000 years

The Tomb of Zechariah and Benei Hezir are also located on the Mount of Olives - the Mount has been used as a Jewish cemetery for over 3,000 years

Here a path leads from the Mount of Olives through to the Kidron Valley and it brings the visitors beside the city walls on the Temple Mount

Here a path leads from the Mount of Olives through to the Kidron Valley and it brings the visitors beside the city walls on the Temple Mount

A view of the  the Ras al-Amoud in East Jerusalem with the Muhammad Al-Fatih Mosque on the left - there is an ongoing issue with this mosque because Israeli authorities want to demolish it

A view of the the Ras al-Amoud in East Jerusalem with the Muhammad Al-Fatih Mosque on the left - there is an ongoing issue with this mosque because Israeli authorities want to demolish it

Path of Cohen is located at the Mount of Olives and it connects the upper part of the mount with Jericho Road

Path of Cohen is located at the Mount of Olives and it connects the upper part of the mount with Jericho Road

A view of the Temple Mount and the cemetery of Bab al-Rahma from the Mount of Olives

A view of the Temple Mount and the cemetery of Bab al-Rahma from the Mount of Olives

The name of the mountain suggests that it was covered with the olive trees in the past

The name of the mountain suggests that it was covered with the olive trees in the past

Tourists on one of the viewing platform - this area provides the panoramic views of Jerusalem

Tourists on one of the viewing platform - this area provides the panoramic views of Jerusalem

The Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa Mosque can be seen in this photo

The Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa Mosque can be seen in this photo

It is estimated that more than 150,000 graves are located at the Mount of Olives

It is estimated that more than 150,000 graves are located at the Mount of Olives

Kidron Valley seen from the Mount of Olives - Roman soldiers from the 10th Legion camped on the Mount during the Siege of Jerusalem in the year 70 AD

Kidron Valley seen from the Mount of Olives - Roman soldiers from the 10th Legion camped on the Mount during the Siege of Jerusalem in the year 70 AD

It is believed that Jesus will appear on this hill and he will bring back all the dead, thus increase the holiness of this site

It is believed that Jesus will appear on this hill and he will bring back all the dead, thus increase the holiness of this site

The Mount of Olives provides breathtaking views of the Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa Mosque

The Mount of Olives provides breathtaking views of the Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa Mosque

This mount is 826m in height and it is part of the Judean Mountains

This mount is 826m in height and it is part of the Judean Mountains

Some of the monuments which are at the Mount of Olives are the Church of Maria Magdalene, Dominus Flevit Church, Chapel of the Ascension, Gethsemane, Mary's Tomb, Church of the Pater Noster, the Seven Arches Hotel and Augusta Victoria Hospital

Some of the monuments which are at the Mount of Olives are the Church of Maria Magdalene, Dominus Flevit Church, Chapel of the Ascension, Gethsemane, Mary's Tomb, Church of the Pater Noster, the Seven Arches Hotel and Augusta Victoria Hospital

A multi lingual sign informs visitors about the place of ascension but it doesn't show which way it was located

A multi lingual sign informs visitors about the place of ascension but it doesn't show which way it was located

The place (maqqam) or Rabia Basri is located beside the Mosque of Ascension - when she was in Jerusalem she stayed and prayed at this place

The place (maqqam) or Rabia Basri is located beside the Mosque of Ascension - when she was in Jerusalem she stayed and prayed at this place

The Mosque of Ascension - it is the place where Jesus ascended to heaven

The Mosque of Ascension - it is the place where Jesus ascended to heaven

This guy with his camel was close to the Seven Arches Hotel, looking for customer to photograph or ride his camel

This guy with his camel was close to the Seven Arches Hotel, looking for customer to photograph or ride his camel

As soon he saw a bus pulling in, he ran to it and he blocked the path and people were finding it hard to bypass him

As soon he saw a bus pulling in, he ran to it and he blocked the path and people were finding it hard to bypass him

A small bazar with the same name on the Mount of Olive

A small bazar with the same name on the Mount of Olive