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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Al Bustan (Al Qala’a Trail)

Distance: 15km Altitude: From 800m to 1,360m above sea level Grade: Moderate Starting from Al Bustan: Leaving Al Bustaan behind you will see more of the stunning geology of this region. The trail will lead you from out of the mountain wilderness and into the countryside, where you will be welcomed into old but still […]

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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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