30 April 2017, Sunday. Ein Fara to Ein Qelt

A new, exciting and a challenging hike – you will have the chance to see the three main springs of the valley, starting from the springs of Fara, passing through the Fawwar Spring to finally reach the Qelt Spring.

While walking through Wadi, you will enjoy the silence of nature, the beauty of its flora and fauna. 

This hike will require little climbing’s to reach the springs; you will also enjoy walking through the refreshing water of the springs.

  • Walking distance: 13 km
  • Walking time: 5-6 hours
  • Difficulty: Difficult


  • Lightweight walking boots
  • Walking poles
  • At least 4 liters of water
  • Your own lunch and snacks for the hike
  • Sunscreen and hat
  • Your camera


  • From Jerusalem: 55$
  • From Beit Sahour 35$


  • an experienced local hiking guide
  • transportation from the Jerusalem/ Beit Sahour and back


Jerusalem Meeting point: in front of the Jerusalem Hotel, 4 Anatara Ben Shaddad St., East Jerusalem, near the Damascus Gate

Beit Sahour meeting point: in front of Beit Sahour Municipality

Meeting time:    07:30

Approximate returning time:  16:00

  • See the main three springs, Ein Fara, Ein Fawwar, Ein Qelt
  • Walk in Nature
  • Climb up and down the rocks
  • Walk through the springs water


  1. East Jerusalem