Jabaa to Battir


You can start your walk at the old center of Jab’a towards the town of Wadi Fuqin a beautiful traditional agricultural community. From there walk to the town of Hussan (World Heritage Site) through Al Oyoun Valley towards to Ein Al Haweyah site, (a water spring).
From there continue to Battir village crossing the archeological site of Battir arriving at the historical center of the village that is recognized as a UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE.

Distance: 13.00 Km
Time: 4-5 Hours
Challenge: Easy
Food And Water

For the hike take:

  • at least 3 liters of water
  • snack
Notes And Tips

Check the weather before you go. Always remember about sun protection (sunscreen, hat, sunglasses). During the summer season wear light but modest clothes. During the winter season remember about a warmer jacket – mornings and evenings are usually cold.

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