Today in : Israel
First trace of activity : ca. 10th century B.C.E
Last trace of activity : ca. 4th century B.C.E
Recorded names :Cadesh, Cydessa, Tel Qadesh
The ruins of the ancient Canaanite city of Kedesh (alternate spellings: Cadesh, Cydessa) are located 3 km northeast of the modern Kibbutz Malkiya in Israel on the Israeli-Lebanese border.