SECTION 302: IRAQ AL-AMIR TO HUSBAN

  • HIKES IN THE REGION

  • DAY 2: IRAQ AL-AMIR TO HUSBAN

  • Distance: 19.5 km

  • Time: 5 - 6 hours

  • Physical Challenge: Easy

  • Trail Challenge: Easy

  • Waymarked: No

  • Route Map
  • Google Map
  • GPS
  • Elevation Chart

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The Jordan Trail is a newly established trail, and is not marked. It is therefore our strong recommendation that you hire a local guide for your safety as many sections are remote with limited water sources and at times no connectivity.
By downloading these maps/GPX you take full responsibility for their use and accuracy; Jordan Trail Association does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, materials or the reliability of any maps as they provided AS IS without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement ;You acknowledge that any reliance on any such maps, shall be at your sole risk and responsibility as Hiking, backpacking, and other outdoor activities all have potential hazards involving risk of injury or death. Outdoor activities have inherent risks and you should ensure you have the skill level and abilities suitable for the activities in Jordan to partake in them and to take all precaution measures.  Check the data on Google Earth or other Apps or Programs before using them.  The Jordan Trail Association shall not be held responsible for any incidents that may occur during your participation in any activity and/or by using any of the maps/GPX.
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The Jordan Trail is a newly established trail, and is not marked. It is therefore our strong recommendation that you hire a local guide for your safety as many sections are remote with limited water sources and at times no connectivity.
By downloading these maps/GPX you take full responsibility for their use and accuracy; Jordan Trail Association does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, materials or the reliability of any maps as they provided AS IS without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement ;You acknowledge that any reliance on any such maps, shall be at your sole risk and responsibility as Hiking, backpacking, and other outdoor activities all have potential hazards involving risk of injury or death. Outdoor activities have inherent risks and you should ensure you have the skill level and abilities suitable for the activities in Jordan to partake in them and to take all precaution measures.  Check the data on Google Earth or other Apps or Programs before using them.  The Jordan Trail Association shall not be held responsible for any incidents that may occur during your participation in any activity and/or by using any of the maps/GPX.
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IMPORTANT NUMBERS

Tourism Police:

Hotline: 117777
What’s App: +962 7 7099 1814

* When contacting Tourism Police for emergency identify that you are hiking the Jordan Trail, state your nationality, location and map name & number.

JTA:
Bashir +962 7 7844 2200

BASIC INFO

Head south over the hills with good views across the Jordan Valley to Palestine then cross the main road, passing tombs to reach the Husban area.

TRANSPORTATION
Closest bus station is at the 8th circle, from there take a bus, private taxi (yellow), or shared taxi “service” (white) to Iraq Al-Amir. There is no schedule for buses; they leave as soon as they are full.
ACCOMMODATIONS

Primitive camping near Husban

THINGS TO SEE

Views of Jordan Valley

FOOD & WATER
  • Water sources: Iraq Al-Amir village.
  • Toilets available in Iraq Al-Amir at Qasr Al-Abd and Iraq Al-Amir Women Cooperative Society.
  • Contact JTA for more details
TIPS & SAFETY

Contact JTA for more details

LOCAL CONTACTS
Ghalib Abbadi (Taxi Driver from Iraq Al-Amir) – 0772193218
 
Iraq Al-Amir Women Cooperative Society:
  • Land Phone: 06 548 1385
  • Ina’am Al-Sakarne: 0777351620
  • Yusra: 077 593 1563

Ghaleb Abbadi (Taxi Driver form Iraq Al-Amir) –  0772193218

Abu Omar (Iraq Al-Amir Village, Qasr Al-Abd Guard) – 0777780115