Jordan Trail | 302- Iraq Al Ameer to Husban
The Jordan Trail is a continuous route crossing the entire country of Jordan, offering over 600 kilometers of trail and 36 days of beautiful hiking through diverse
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REGION 3: SALT TO WADI ZARQA MA’IN


Hikes in the Region

 

1: Salt to Iraq Al-Amir

 

Side Trail:

1.1: Fuheis to Iraq Al-Amir

 

2: Iraq Al-Amir to Husban

 

3: Husban to Oyoun Al-Theeb

 

4: Oyoun Al-Theeb to Wadi Zarqa Ma’in

DAY 2: IRAQ AL-AMIR TO HUSBAN

  • Distance: 19.5 km
  • Time:   5 – 6 hours
  • Physical Challenge: Easy
  • Trail Difficulty: Easy
  • Waymarked: No

To download the GPS track,

Important Numbers

Tourist Police:

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

 

JTA:

  • George: +962 7 9916 6072
  • Abdullah: +962 7 9061 8417
  • 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