Al Forn – Gbour Al Whaidat

Distance: 18 km Altitude: From 1,210 above sea level to 1,240 above sea level (ascent 100 m, descent 100 m). Grade: Moderate Starting from Al Forn: Waking up to panoramic views, you will see mushroom shaped rock formations and juniper trees cover the landscape. For two hours the trail snakes up to the peak of […]

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Ras Al Faid (Al Matal Trail)

Distance: 14 km Altitude: From 1,360m above sea level to 1,210 m above sea level Grade: Easy From Shobak Castle: This easier hike starts from the old village of Sihan, which was inhabited by Shobaki locals up until the nineteenth century. Only ruins of the old stone houses now stand witness to a once lively […]

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Ad-Deir Back Routs

Duration: 4-5 hours Level: Hard Guided only This trail takes you off the main track to reach Ad-Deir, or the Monastery, via a back road route. The trail begins at Kharrubat al-Fajja, which is 50 meters west of the main road to Beidha, and ends at Ad-Deir. The beginning of this trail is easy, allowing […]

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