We’ve left the urban greenery of Jerusalem and ventured off into the Judean hillside. The terrain begins to shift to rugged rocky desert and we are just beginning to feel the expansiveness that only a desert view can afford.
That’s part of the beauty of Israel. You can wake up in the morning in the city of Jerusalem and a short while later be in the desert. The terrain is just as diverse if you travel north, south, east or west, but the trip down to the Dead Sea has its special charms.
Browse below for some of the highlights this trail might include.