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Registration for Jordan Trail’s Thru-Hike opens

17 Feb 2018

 The Jordan Trail Association has officially opened the registration for the 2018 Jordan Trail’s Thru-Hike, which will be launched from Umm Qais on March 2 and end in Aqaba on April 14, spreading across 650 kilometres, a statement by The Jordan Trail Association said.

Interested hikers can register through Jordan Trail’s website (, on which they can choose to book the one-day trip, the weekend, or the region hikes (three-seven days) and the full thru-hike.

The event is supported by the Tourism Ministry, which is subsidising the daily registration fees for Jordanian hikers through “Al Urdon Ahla” (“Jordan is prettier”) programme. Jordanian adventurers will be able to purchase their ticket for 18 JDs instead of 30, the statement said, noting that the registration fee covers the one-day trip including transportation from and to Amman, meals, water, and guiding fees.


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