One of the newest and most popular outdoor hiking experience in and around the village of Battir. In the proximity of Bethlehem lies the small village of Battir with its unforgettable landscape featuring olive groves and vineyards. This half day walking tour leads visitors across the ancient terraces and water systems that have been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. With a community-based approach to developing tourism, Battir is quickly gaining its rightful place among visitors and locals favorite destinations in Palestine, as it offers enriching experiences while hiking in one of Palestine’s hidden treasures. Hiking in Battir can easily be added to any day visit to Bethlehem. Depending on your pace, the overall hike takes 2-3 hours.
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