28 March - 02 April 2017, Samaritan Walk

The Samaritan Walk offers travelers a rare opportunity to go beyond the headlines and the stereotypes, to get away from the ordinary Holy Land tours, and to explore for themselves the remarkable landscape, and ancient historical sites and hospitable people and culture of Palestine. Take that first step to walk the trail, and it is guaranteed that you will be rewarded with a life-enhancing experience. 

The Samaritan Walk begin in the northern West Bank city of Nablus and ends in south, in Bethlehem.

 

 

 

 

 

Day One:  

From Jerusalem transfer to Nablus - Samaritan community on Mt. Gerazim. Overnight in the Old City of Nablus.

Day Two:  

Awarta to Duma
Overnight with local families

Day Three:

Auja - Auja Springs 
Overnight at Bedouin camp

Day Four:

Jericho - Hisham's Palace - Mt. of Temptation - the Dead Sea
Overnight at a local hotel in Jericho


Day Five :

Wadi Qelt - Greek Orthodox Monastery of St. George Koziba - Jerusalem Wilderness
Overnight in Jericho

Day Six:

Nebi Musa - Mar Saba Greek Orthodox Monastery - transfer to Bethlehem - Nativity Church

Departure

 

  • Meet and engage with diverse range of people
  • Learn about history, culture and religious traditions during the Samaritan Walk
  • breathtaking landscape, valleys, groves, orchards, mountain springs
  • relax with a Turkish bath in the old city of Nablus
  • enjoy traditional homemade Palestinian meals and sweets
  • Be welcomed by authentic Palestinian hospitality and overnight in Bedouin tents and villagers' homes 

Route

  1. East Jerusalem