18 - 19 November 2017, Tuqu’ to Bani Na’im, Thru Hike 2017

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Begin your journey from encountering the Bedouin hospitality. Your hosts will make sure to take you to the best lookout on the Dead Sea in the area. After a picturesque hike through the rough surfaces of the desert landscape, you will arrive to a spot that may prove hard to forget.

After leaving the desert, you will head towards Beni Na’im, tranquille village famous for the grape groves surrounding the area.

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Day 1: Tuqu’ to Arab Ar-Rashaiyda

After a picturesque hike through the rough surfaces of the desert landscape, you will arrive at a spot

that may prove hard to forget. The brown and yellow rocks of the steep cliffs contrast with the turquoise surface of the Dead Sea and the gray and purple peaks of the Jordanian mountains on the distant horizon.

You will have the chance to share an evening meal with your Bedouin hosts. Let them spoil you with an enjoyable evening featuring traditional Rababa music. The sounds of music and traditional songs will drift into the darkness of the surrounding desert while you and your friends enjoy the warm atmosphere and comfort of the Bedouin tent.

  • Length:       24.30 km
  • Duration:   4 - 5 hours
  • Category:   Easy to Moderate
  • Dinner and Overnight in Rashadydeh

Day 2: Arab Ar-Rashaiyda to Beni Na’im

After leaving the desert, you will head towards Beni Na’im, a tranquil village famous for the grape groves surrounding the area. There, your hosts will treat you with freshly made grapes molasses called dibis for breakfast or serve a platter of savory Palestinian grape leaves stuffed with a mixture of meat and spiced rice for lunch.

  • Length:      22 km
  • Duration:   6- 7 hours
  • Category:   Difficult

The price include:

  • Transfer from Tequa to Wadi Jihar
  • Two Lunches
  • One-Overnight at local Bedouin family
  • One Dinner and one breakfast

Not included:

  • All transportations from/to the start and the ending point
  • Optional Vehicles ride to the overlooking point (18$)
  • Dinner and Cooking class in Bani Naim (15$)
  • Any Other extra expenses
  • Encounter the Bedouin hospitality. Your hosts will make sure to take you to the best lookout on the Dead Sea in the area.
  • After leaving the desert, you will head towards Beni Na’im, a tranquil village famous for the grape groves surrounding the area

Route

  1. East Jerusalem