Bible Walks

Hike at the places where those great stories occurred 3000 year ago. Blend your love for nature with your love for the bible stories.

We selected for you great hikes any hiker will enjoy, that also pass through (or view onto) famous areas and landmarks associated with the greatest stories of the bible (Old and new Testament)


Judean Plains hiking scenery

Elah Valley Hike – (Battle of David and Goliath)

The hike is centered around the battle of David and Goliath (1 Samuel 17). We will walk on the ridges and hills above Elah valley. (where this battle took place) Visit the sites of the biblical towns Azekah and Shaaraim and enjoy pastoral views of the Judean plains and mountains.

Hike Metrics
Hike Description
Distance10.0 Km
Short versions5.0 Km
Climb300 m (Short 150 m)
LevelModearte
BestDec - April
PossibleNov - May
(Short Version All year)
LocationGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
Start PointGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
Start PointGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
Hiking the Galilee and the Golan Heights

Mount Tabor Hike – (The Story of Deborah the prophet)

Climb on the famous Mount Tabor (Mountain of Transfiguration).  Mount tabor is mentioned 7 times in the old testament and was the setting for the biblical story of Deborah the prophet. Years later it was the location where Jesus transfigured with bright rays of light to his apostles.

Hike Metrics
Hike Description
Distance6.0 Km
Short versions3.0 Km
Climb300 m
(Short version almost Flat)
LevelModearte
BestDec - April
PossibleAll Year
LocationGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
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View of the Dead Sea from Mount Sdom

Mount Sodom Hike – (The story of Sodom and Gomorrah)

Unique landscape on a white Salt Mountain. Mount Sodom’s soil containing 80% Slat, creates a unique landscape that cannot  be found anywhere else. It is also the setting of the Biblical story of Sodom and Gomorrah that is mentioned more than 20 times in both the old and new Testament.

Hike Metrics
Hike Description
Distance10.5 Km
Short versions7.5 Km
Climb300 m
LevelModerate
BestDec - Mar
PossibleNov - Apr
LocationGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
Start PointGoogle-Maps-icon-2020