Does Jericho still exist today?
Jericho is still an inhabited city today, making it one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world.
Was Jericho in Canaan?
Conquest of Canaan. Map by Marc Hinds. One can see that from their location in Shittim (Acacia Grove, NKJV, CSB) that the first city that must be taken in the Conquest was Jericho, believed to be the world’s most ancient city. It was a fortress city and guarded entrance into Canaan from the east.
Where is Canaan today?
The land known as Canaan was situated in the territory of the southern Levant, which today encompasses Israel, the West Bank and Gaza, Jordan, and the southern portions of Syria and Lebanon.