(Year-round), guided only Grade: Easy to moderate Distance on foot: 5 km Distance by bus: 40 km From the Azraq Lodge, our shuttle bus will take you to a desert entrance to begin your hike to Wadi Usaykhim, where you will view inscriptions written by humans thousands of years ago. Continue hiking two kilometers to the top of […]
(Year-round), guided only Grade: Easy Distance on foot: 2 km Distance by bus: 7 km This is an easy way to explore the desert castles around the Azraq Reserve. From the Azraq Lodge, will take you to the nearby Azraq Castle, which was used as a military base by T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) during the Arab Revolt. […]
Azraq Lodge The Druze community played an important role in shaping the history of the Levant. The Druze number only around one million around the world and are a minority in the Levant; a small community of Druze live in Jordan. They are known for their eclectic and esoteric spirituality and close knit community. At […]
(Year-round, except during Ramadan), guided only Grade: Easy to Moderate Distance: 22 km This tour gives visitors a glimpse into the history and culture of Azraq. Starting at the Azraq Lodge, the trail passes through the Wetlands, the mudflats of al Qa’a and al Madbaa’a, the Old Druze Village, Qasr al- Shaér, the modern Azraq village, and […]
(Year-round, except during Ramadan), guided only Grade: Easy to Moderate Distance: 12 km The tour starts from the Azraq Lodge, takes the visitors around Azraq Wetland Reserve, passing by huge Qa’a mudflat in the Eastern Desert., visitors will learn about the nature, the history and the people living in the area.
Guided only Altitude: 520 meters above sea level Oryx Safari Trail brings you close to one of the region’s most magnificent (and endangered) wild animals: the Arabian Oryx. This large white antelope, with its long, pointed horns, is an icon of Arabia and is thought to be the origin of the mythical unicorn. While touring […]
Guided only Distance: Round trail 3 Km Level of Difficulty: Easy Required Gear: comfortable shoes, bottle of water, a hat in the summer Season: Spring, summer, fall, and late winter The circular trail starts off at the Visitor Center then passes by the picnic and children play areas. As you reach the Wadi’s entrance gate, RSCN’s tour guide […]