Explore the Countryside
Marj Sanur is located in the northern part of West Bank within Jenin governorate area. Marj Sanour watershed forms a unique closed watershed in the West Bank. The catchment area of Marj Sanur covers about 59 Km2, among this are, sixteen thousand donums form the Marj lake area that considers one of the most fertile agricultural areas in the Palestine, while
other areas are hilly areas. The watershed has nearly a rectangular shape with northwest southeast
elongation; length of Marj Lake from northwest to southeast reaches 5-8 Km of 2-4 Km width.
Length of Hike: 12 km
Duration: 6 hours
7:00 Ride to Sanur from Ramallah
9:00 Arrive to Sanur
Start the walk from the village of Sanur
during Summer and Autumn, we walk in the middle of the plain
In winter and spring, we walk the northern edge of the plain since it becomes flooded for several months.
arrive to Sir village and visit the old Irshaid family meeting house
The walk to Kfair village for another 1 hour.
3:00 depart to Ramallah
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: Al Manara Square or Qalandia Checkpoint
Duration: 9 hours
Private vehicle and walking.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 USD - Food and Drinks
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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