Sunday, 5th of November 2017 Burqin To Arraba - Masar Ibrahim Thru Walk

Begin hiking from Burquin, a small agricultural village in the northern West Bank. Walkers will have the chance to purchase fresh fruit, olive oil and other local organic produce from local farmers. Burquin is home to the Church of St. George, said to be one of the oldest in the world. 

 

We will continue walking to Arraba, where you will find beautiful antiquities from the Ottoman era and captivating views of the surrounding mountains, plains and valleys. In Arraba you will be welcomed, given a tour of the old city and hosted by the village consulate.

 

Masar Ibrahim Hikers stamp location: Arraba

  • Walking distance: 14.17 km
  • Walking time: 4-5 hours
  • Difficulty: Moderate

Recommendations:

  • Lightweight walking boots
  • Walking poles
  • At least 4-5 liters of water and snacks for the hike
  • Sunscreen and hat
  • Your camera

Included:

  • An experienced local hiking guide
  • Lunch en route arranged by local families

Excluded:

  • Transportation from/to the starting point and from the ending point 

Meeting Point: at the Municipality of Burqin

Meeting Time: 08:30 

 

To get direction please contact: Zaid Azhari 0569155116

 

  • Walk through an agricultural village
  • Purchase fresh fruit, olive oil and other locally produced organic products    
  • Visit the Church of St. George, said to be one of the oldest in the world. 
  • Meet with local people and their village counsel

More information: http://masaribrahim.ps/en/masar-the-path/jenin/burqin-to-arraba

 

Route

  1. East Jerusalem