This is one of the wonderful stages that everyone should try walking. It extends from Al-Rashayda, which is located 18.7km (Horizontal Distance) south-east of Bethlehem, to Bani N’eim which is 7 kilometers to the east of Hebron. It is a rocky and uneven road, but worth walking.
One of the amazing sports in Al-Rashayda is the archeological site called Al ‘Erishah area, which overlooks the Dead Sea from above. It is such a beautiful breathtaking scene.
Arab Al Rashayda village dates back to 1983, and its residents originate from the same region. The village name ‘Arab Al-Rashayda came in relation to Al-Rashayda tribe that exists in all parts of the Arab world, related to Rashid family.
Walking Distance: Approximately 22 km
Walking Time: Approximately 5 – 8 hours
- Lightweight walking boots
- Walking poles
- At least 3 – 4 liters of water and snacks for the hike
- Sunscreen and a hat
- Your camera
Accommodations in Bani N’eim:
- Mohamad Zeidat Home-Stay
- Manar Manasrah Home-Stay
- Ferial Abdullah Home-Stay
- Alia Khdour Home-Stay
- Sonia Khdour Home-Stay