Ajloun Castle Trail

(year-round, except during Ramadan) Guided (donkey assisted) Grade: Difficult with steep Inclines  Once you have reached MarElias , you have the option of continuing on this challenging trail, which takes you by small farm house and their adjacent orchards on your way to Ajloun Castle,built between AD 1184-1188 by Salahadin’s nephew. In the first section […]

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Orjan Village Trail

(year-round) Guided only Grade: Moderate Distance: 12 km Continuing from the Soap House, this tour takes you through wooded valleys to A poplar-lined spring provides a wonderful contrast to the arid mountains of the previous stages of the trail. As you hike, note the dramatic rock walls, old water mills once used by local people […]

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Soap House Trail

(year-round) Guided or self-guided Grade: Moderate Distance: 6-7 km This trail begins at the Reserve’s Visitor Center and takes you to the Soap House in the neighboring village of Orjan. On the way, you will hike through thick, healthy woodlands filled with oak, pistachio, and oriental strawberry trees. Take a short detour to view a […]

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