Samaritan Walks (private tour)
Samaritan Walks Itinerary –
Arrival to Jerusalem in the morning, transfer to Nablus. After touring the old city and visiting the Olive Oil soap factory, meet with the Samaritan community at the top of Mount Gerazim. Afterwards, walk towards Tel Balata where first Abraham arrived to the Canaanite city of Shkem. From there walk towards Jacob’s well where Jesus met the Samaritan woman by the well. Turkish Path. Overnight in Al Yasmeen hotel in the old city of Nablus.
Day Two: Duma
After breakfast walk towards the village of Awarta, and visit the Maqqams. Walk from Awarta towards Duma, on the way enjoy visiting Jabal Awurma and the villages of Aqrab, Majdal Bani Fadil. Arriving to Duma, in time for dinner. After dinner with local families, enjoy gathering around the fire and participate in music and cultural dance party. Overnight with local families.
Day Three: Auja
In the morning, start the walk towards the Auja area in the Jordan valley. Arrive to the Auja springs, dinner and overnight with local Bedouin families.
Day Four: Jericho
Start the day by walking towards Jericho. Arrive to the site of Ancient Jericho, visit Hisham’s Palace, Mount of Temptation and the dead Sea. Dinner and overnight in a local hotel in Jericho.
Day Five :- Wadi Qelt
Up the spectacular canyon of Wadi Qelt to St. George Koziba monastery, then over the arid mountains of the Bethlehem wilderness to the remote and dramatically situated Nabi Musa. Overnight in Jericho
Day SIX : Mar Saba – Bethlehem
Start walking from Nabi Musa towards Mar Saba greek orthodox Monastery right outside of Bethlehem one of the desert monasteries in the Jerusalem wilderness. Arrive to Mar Saba, then drive to Bethlehem, visit the Church of the Nativity and have dinner with local families. Departure to Airport.