20 May 2017, Saturday. Camping at Sea Level & Sunrise

A weekend full of adventure, we will start our walk from around the Sea level where we will walk through the Jerusalem Wilderness to reach the overlooking point where we will have the chance to camp, spend a wonderful and fun night time where you can watch sunrise while you overlook the Dead Sea. After sunrise we will ride the four-wheel drive jeeps through the Wilderness towards Mar Saba Monastery with a little walk before you go back home.

  • Length: 6 -7 km
  • Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Category: Moderate – Difficult
  • Jerusalem Meeting point: in front of The Jerusalem Hotel, 4 Anatara Ben Shaddad St., East Jerusalem, near the Damascus Gate
  • Direction: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Jerusalem+Hotel/@31.7843026,35.2258947,677m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x150329c458973183:0x496b59518afd3fa1!6m1!1e1
  • Beit Sahour Meeting point: in front of Beit Sahour Municipality
  • Meeting time: 16:00 on Saturday 20 May 2017
  • Approximate returning time: 09:00 on Sunday 21 May 2017
  • Length: 6 -7 km
  • Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Category: Moderate – Difficult


What to bring:

  • Personal items for the overnight stay
  • Lightweight walking boots
  • Walking poles
  • At least 2 liters of water and snacks for the walk
  • Sunscreen and a hat
  • Your camera


  • 300 NIS (or equivalent 85$)
  • Seats are limited to 12 Participants only

What is included:

  • An experienced local hiking guide
  • Traditional dinner and breakfast
  • Tents for one overnight at the Sea Level overlooking point
  • Transportation from Jerusalem/ Beit Sahour and back
  • Four-wheel drive jeeps from the overlooking point to Mar Saba


  1. East Jerusalem