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Photo of Wadi Abadilah (swifah trail)- Beautiful and picturesque wadi hike with greenery and pools - Fujairah Photo of Wadi Wae'eb ul Hina, Dahir, Fujairah (Sulfur Pools) Photo of UAE 51: Highlander 2022 trail. 1 day hike. (12 hours )
  • near ‘Abādilah, Fujairah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    5.36mi
    Elevation +
    512f
    TrailRank
    96| Rating 4.33
    Photo ofWadi Abadilah (swifah trail)- Beautiful and picturesque wadi hike with greenery and pools - Fujairah Photo ofWadi Abadilah (swifah trail)- Beautiful and picturesque wadi hike with greenery and pools - Fujairah Photo ofWadi Abadilah (swifah trail)- Beautiful and picturesque wadi hike with greenery and pools - Fujairah

    A truly beautiful and special hike. Parking available by the side of the wadi (away from the road), which can be accessed in a saloon car. You can start this hike from anywhere at the bottom of the wadi basin. Our sta...

    Hi, this place looks great! Are there any restrictions on dogs? And is it better to avoid it after yesterday's rain?
    Stephanie Nour Prince
    Thank you for the info, very helpful I’m planning to check this trail. Just wondering if free camping is allowed in this...
    Rima Soliman
    Easy with small kids as you can turn back at any time and there are lots of small places to climb and explore on both sh...
    FitnessByMaria
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  • near Ḑāhir, Fujairah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    5.11mi
    Elevation +
    728f
    TrailRank
    95| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofWadi Wae'eb ul Hina, Dahir, Fujairah (Sulfur Pools) Photo ofWadi Wae'eb ul Hina, Dahir, Fujairah (Sulfur Pools) Photo ofWadi Wae'eb ul Hina, Dahir, Fujairah (Sulfur Pools)

    Sulfur Wadi Hike by Fujairah Adventures in Wadi Wae'eb ul Hina. Dahir area, Fujairah. Dear Fellow Hikers, If you followed my trail and the Wikiloc post details and enjoyed your hike, kindly leave comments / review s...

    Interesting, scenic and well marked trail.
    Vuk Kocic
    Lovely trail! Well worth it for the sulfur pools right at the end. For families with very small children or others who f...
    Namitha Jassem
    Decent route, marked, easy to follow.
    Mohammad Zahid Altaf
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  • near Shāh, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    22.86mi
    Elevation +
    7484f
    TrailRank
    90| Rating 4.95
    Photo ofUAE 51: Highlander 2022 trail. 1 day hike. (12 hours ) Photo ofUAE 51: Highlander 2022 trail. 1 day hike. (12 hours ) Photo ofUAE 51: Highlander 2022 trail. 1 day hike. (12 hours )

    If at all you followed my trail, referred my detailed text and if it helped you in achieving your goal or not, Kindly leave a comment / review after your hike. It will be helpful for fellow hikers. Highlander 2022...

    Thank you Patrick for recording the trail. We as team of 11 did it. The details text was very helping. Just one thing ...
    Husnain Ashfaq
    We followed your trail Patrick. Thank you for making our trip safe and easy 🫡💪🏼💪🏼💪🏼💪🏼
    Toor de mountain
    Followed this trail and completed successfully. Those who are planning to do this trail must read the trail description ...
    Sharath Ck
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  • near Wa‘bayn, Fujairah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    6.96mi
    Elevation +
    2520f
    TrailRank
    90| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofAin Shariya Ghub Mountains Exploration Hike. Photo ofAin Shariya Ghub Mountains Exploration Hike. Photo ofAin Shariya Ghub Mountains Exploration Hike.

    In my quest to connect Spectrum valley with Ain Alshariyah area by hiking, I ventured into an exploration hike with my hiking buddies Imran and Samu today. This terrain between both trails is not an easy one, with steep...

    We've been on that trail during the april end, daytime... That was killing, but apart from that it is amazing trail.
    voblacksmith
    Description is correct! Technical Great route!
    robertjjones
    Nice trail to check your endurance level
    agnal
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  • near ‘Abādilah, Fujairah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    4.23mi
    Elevation +
    410f
    TrailRank
    87| Rating 4.81
    Photo ofWadi Abadilah - Natural springs, Water pools, Farms etc. Photo ofWadi Abadilah - Natural springs, Water pools, Farms etc. Photo ofWadi Abadilah - Natural springs, Water pools, Farms etc.

    Wadi Abadilah is one of the trail that became very popular recently. Mainly due to its beautiful nature and the difficulty level is somewhat easy to moderate. The trail is located in Abadilah, Fujairah emirate nearby ...

    Thanks for the clear instructions about the stairs
    Miss Guided
    Fabulous place!
    Namitha Jassem
    Hello! Can I please have an advice on whether this trek is shaded in the afternoon in November? I’m thinking of doing t...
    Hened Choueiry
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  • near Far‘ah, Fujairah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    4.28mi
    Elevation +
    1480f
    TrailRank
    86| Rating 4.75
    Photo ofWadi Saham - Jebel Raham Summit. Fujairah. Photo ofWadi Saham - Jebel Raham Summit. Fujairah. Photo ofWadi Saham - Jebel Raham Summit. Fujairah.

    If my wikiloc post, the details and pictures have been helpful to you to achieve your goal, please leave a comment or a review here. It helps other fellow hikers. Thank you. Wadi Saham is located to the West of Fujaira...

    I have followed this trail, It was a fantastic trail, but it's better to go early before sunrise and bring more water.
    Sharaf - hkng
    The perfect hike - not too long, not too short, beautiful scenery, clean, a peak to summit, a tiny bit technical in plac...
    Sammy Nanneh
    Did this today with family (2 kids 2 adults). Trail is super easy to follow, views are great. Lots of elevation gain and...
    Hain Shameer
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  • near Shāh, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    3.26mi
    Elevation +
    1119f
    TrailRank
    86| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofGhaf Trail. Puro 1484 Summit. (Jebel Jais) (Wellube) Photo ofGhaf Trail. Puro 1484 Summit. (Jebel Jais) (Wellube) Photo ofGhaf Trail. Puro 1484 Summit. (Jebel Jais) (Wellube)

    Unique Wellube team Hike. Beginners grade hike. We, a group of few WELLUBE colleagues went on an early morning hike on Ghaf Summit trail on upper segment of Jebel Jais mountain of Ras al Khaimah. Ghaf Summit of ...

    Well explained, thanks a lot, enjoyed it!
    sivasamboos
    👏👏👏👏👏
    amirhasan hosseini
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  • near Yinas, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    4.68mi
    Elevation +
    1913f
    TrailRank
    86| Rating 4.55
    Photo ofSheri Village Hike, Wadi Naqab, RAK. (Nela) Photo ofSheri Village Hike, Wadi Naqab, RAK. (Nela) Photo ofSheri Village Hike, Wadi Naqab, RAK. (Nela)

    Sheri Village Hike, Wadi Naqab, RAK. (Nela Birthday Special ) My personal FB Page dedicated to UAE Hiking. https://www.facebook.com/Patricks-Hikes-101251445547970 It is a well marked trail with stone markers Cairn...

    Hi Patrick, Thank you for marking of another nice trail with detailed information.
    chandanau
    We did this trail.Thanks for the sharing
    manish thakare
    Very well recorded. But you cany rely on GPS it's Narrow valley / dried water way so GPS act crazy. But stone markings c...
    Husnain Ashfaq
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  • Ain Alsheria

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    near Şidaqah, Fujairah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    5.04mi
    Elevation +
    1470f
    TrailRank
    85| Rating 4.74
    Photo ofAin Alsheria Photo ofAin Alsheria Photo ofAin Alsheria

    Another hidden gem in UAE! Well, first of all i have to mention Fujairah adventures once again for renovating the historic places and making adventurous activities related to them.. There are a number of trails they m...

    This is my fourth trail and the best one by far, for mountain views. My advice to future hikers - go up the peak near t...
    cyberb
    Easy most places, moderate in some areas only
    Sherzod Nurmetov
    It was a great hike, the place was beautiful. I followed your trail mine took 7.45km 😁
    Ann_22
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  • near Baqal, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    4.57mi
    Elevation +
    863f
    TrailRank
    83| Rating 4.33
    Photo ofBaqal Caves (Wadi Nahela) Hike. RAK. Photo ofBaqal Caves (Wadi Nahela) Hike. RAK. Photo ofBaqal Caves (Wadi Nahela) Hike. RAK.

    We a small group of friends hiked the Baqal Caves and its summit from Nahela Dam of Al Fahlain village in Wadi Naqab ,Ras al Khaimah. My friend Hakim had hiked this trail and suggested to do this hike. It proved to be ...

    Finsihed the hike today. Hike was great however, I would like to add that we took the suggestion of climbing from where ...
    Sanket Jain
    Many thanks for sharing this location and also the by chance meet up before start. We went in hotter weather so we decid...
    Sarju Malekudy
    Thank you for the trail. We followed it up to the first set of caves.
    chandanau
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  • near Ḩārat ‘Awālī, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    15.84mi
    Elevation +
    8406f
    TrailRank
    81| Rating 4.67
    Photo ofHighest Point in UAE: Galilah Dam-Wadi Lithbah-STH RB- Village-Jebel Jais True Summit (1930m)-Ghaf Summit-Galilah Trail Photo ofHighest Point in UAE: Galilah Dam-Wadi Lithbah-STH RB- Village-Jebel Jais True Summit (1930m)-Ghaf Summit-Galilah Trail Photo ofHighest Point in UAE: Galilah Dam-Wadi Lithbah-STH RB- Village-Jebel Jais True Summit (1930m)-Ghaf Summit-Galilah Trail

    This is the second time i went to the Highest point in UAE - Oman border. First one was a one way trail which starts from Wadi Lithbah and ends at Jebel Jais observation deck :-https://www.wikiloc.com/hiking-trails/highe...

    the way up is good, but way down now in poor condition. anyway very nice track, most probably will repeat
    mike51
    Followed the trail today . Thanks
    Nithin Gopi
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  • near Rafā‘, Sharjah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    3.13mi
    Elevation +
    1115f
    TrailRank
    81| Rating 4.42
    Photo ofAl Rabi Al Shehhs Peak Khorfakkan Hike Photo ofAl Rabi Al Shehhs Peak Khorfakkan Hike Photo ofAl Rabi Al Shehhs Peak Khorfakkan Hike

    My personal FB Page dedicated to UAE Hiking. https://www.facebook.com/Patricks-Hikes-101251445547970 Al Rabi Al Shehhs Peak Khorfakkan Hike The twin summits of Al Shehhs and Al Rabi at 395 meters height. The view...

    Very nice easy hike with beautiful views. As said, best time is either for Sunrise or Sunset. Try to avoid Fridays or we...
    Giacomo Filippini 1
    Great trail
    Sharaf - hkng
    Did this trek last week and it was a blast. We started our trek at around 5:30 AM and came back down at around 8 (includ...
    Aarib Zaidi
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  • near Shāh, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    8.68mi
    Elevation +
    2510f
    TrailRank
    81| Rating 4.44
    Photo ofHidden Oasis - Wadi Shah Full Loop Photo ofHidden Oasis - Wadi Shah Full Loop Photo ofHidden Oasis - Wadi Shah Full Loop

    Exploring the Hidden Oasis after the rainy days in UAE and linking the trail with Wadi Shah This is a Moderate Plus level hike, there are areas where bouldering is required. The trail has a lot of boulders, loose rock...

    I love the hike but fairly difficult. I also recommend start with the difficult part and do NOT do this hike alone.
    Michal D. 1
    I failed to pass photo 5 (I tried), but we were fortunate to find a better one on our left side. By the way, the bull...
    Btwok
    We did this one in reverse...and I think was a good choice as we left the easy part at the end. The crazy super technica...
    elida ilinoiu
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  • near Shāh, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    5.52mi
    Elevation +
    2986f
    TrailRank
    81| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofHidden Oasis - Wadi Shah to Jebel Jais, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE Photo ofHidden Oasis - Wadi Shah to Jebel Jais, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE Photo ofHidden Oasis - Wadi Shah to Jebel Jais, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

    It is a beautiful intermediate trail. You start from Wadi Shah, reach Hidden Oasis and climb Jebel Jais. I mark it as intermediate mainly because of 900m+ elevation, but the hike is well defined, properly marked, and doe...

    Good hike!
    Ann_22
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  • near Adh Dhayd, Sharjah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    4.07mi
    Elevation +
    856f
    TrailRank
    80| Rating 4.67
    Photo ofFossil Rock Maleha Hike (RIDGE TRAIL) Photo ofFossil Rock Maleha Hike (RIDGE TRAIL) Photo ofFossil Rock Maleha Hike (RIDGE TRAIL)

    Safety Disclaimer: In March 2023, there was a fatal incident on this section of Ridge Ascent trail and the young hiker lost his life. The geology of the fossil rock is thin and hollow from the inside while it looks sol...

    😍 What a stunning trail in #UAE! 📍 Located in Wadi Shawka, Ras Al Khaimah (just a 1 hour drive from #Dubai). 👣 Plen...
    Christian Forstner
    thank you for the trail, it was easy to follow.
    Nithin Gopi
    Thanks. If caught then punishable. I haven’t seen and hikes recent time in Wikiloc.
    AshPrash
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  • near Ḩārat ‘Awālī, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    8.21mi
    Elevation +
    5932f
    TrailRank
    80| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofWadi Ghalilah Dam to Jebel Jais 1935 Mtrs True Summit Photo ofWadi Ghalilah Dam to Jebel Jais 1935 Mtrs True Summit Photo ofWadi Ghalilah Dam to Jebel Jais 1935 Mtrs True Summit

    Last Hike of 2020. Hiked my Best yet Hike of my 2 years old Hiking Life. Almost 2100 meters Elevation gain in a Day. Started from Ghalilah Dam and climbed all the way to the True summit of Jebel Jais at 1935 meter...

    Done this trail.
    Satheesh
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  • Jebel Hamri 6K loop, Fujairah.

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    near Wa‘bayn, Fujairah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    4.04mi
    Elevation +
    797f
    TrailRank
    80| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofJebel Hamri 6K loop, Fujairah. Photo ofJebel Hamri 6K loop, Fujairah. Photo ofJebel Hamri 6K loop, Fujairah.

    This trail is newly laid on Jebel Hamri plateau in Fujairah. From the summit point of Survey post, you can see both Arabian sea and the Arabian Gulf. I had come across part of this trail during my exploration hike co...

    A nice easy hike, straightforward with clear path all the way. Good one for the hot periods. Thanks for sharing Patrik!
    elida ilinoiu
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  • Wadi Shah to Musaibat vilage Loop

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    near Shāh, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    6.19mi
    Elevation +
    3058f
    TrailRank
    79| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofWadi Shah to Musaibat vilage Loop Photo ofWadi Shah to Musaibat vilage Loop Photo ofWadi Shah to Musaibat vilage Loop

    Wadi Khamed (Shah) to Musaibat Village Loop This is definitely a moderate trail due to terrain and challenges. We hiked on a very hot, humid and a sunny morning of July summer. Due care is needed. Due care, dedica...

    👏👏👏
    amirhasan hosseini
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  • near Baqal, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    3.61mi
    Elevation +
    2129f
    TrailRank
    79| Rating 4.84
    Photo ofWadi Naqab to Yanas Green Gate, RAK. Photo ofWadi Naqab to Yanas Green Gate, RAK. Photo ofWadi Naqab to Yanas Green Gate, RAK.

    Wadi Naqab to Yanas Green Gate, Ras al Khaimah. It is a short distance but high elevation gain hike. Within 3 Kms you gain maximum of 600 meters of elevation, which is a moderate plus grade. My personal FB Page dedi...

    This was a beautiful hike with a steep beginning but the ridge section was the best and even the top climbing was pretty...
    elida ilinoiu
    Well explained
    Rob_Gill
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  • near Sharīyah, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    5.12mi
    Elevation +
    1220f
    TrailRank
    78| Rating 4.63
    Photo ofWadi Shawka Full Loop with three summits, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE Photo ofWadi Shawka Full Loop with three summits, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE Photo ofWadi Shawka Full Loop with three summits, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

    It is a classic wadi Shawka full loop route with a small deviation. It is a clean route since you can see a well-defined trail the whole way. There are many trails and intersections around, but this GPS track is absolute...

    Great trail, take more water
    Sharaf - hkng
    As mentioned easy to follow trail, nice scenery 👍🏽
    Abdulla J
    Hey Anton - Is it a marked trail?
    vibhav_prabhud
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  • near Şidaqah, Fujairah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    4.56mi
    Elevation +
    1388f
    TrailRank
    78| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofAin Alsheriya Taween Fujairah.(Repeat) Photo ofAin Alsheriya Taween Fujairah.(Repeat) Photo ofAin Alsheriya Taween Fujairah.(Repeat)

    Sharing with you another Beginner Plus Trail of Ayn Alshariyah in Taween Wadi, Fujairah area. My Non Commercial and Non Profit Hiking Community friendly personal FB Page dedicated to UAE Hiking information and Trails....

    👏👏👏
    amirhasan hosseini
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  • near Al Fara‘, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    6.47mi
    Elevation +
    305f
    TrailRank
    77| Rating 4.95
    Photo ofWadi Ar'ar - Al Ghail, RAK - Another Beautiful Picturesque Wadi Photo ofWadi Ar'ar - Al Ghail, RAK - Another Beautiful Picturesque Wadi Photo ofWadi Ar'ar - Al Ghail, RAK - Another Beautiful Picturesque Wadi

    An Easy Beginner level Family Friendly Hike Videos: https://www.instagram.com/reel/Cld4S-_JKia/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= More Pictures: https://www.instagram.com/p/ClleA7zJxZK/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= Wadi Ar'ar is located i...

    Did this trail with my 10 yr old, last few kilometers in car add to extra time due to off road. Overall a good trail mos...
    jasvirsingh7
    Thank you Muhasin for the trail. It was easy and amazing. I went with my family and all of us enjoyed. There are still p...
    Tul Gurung
    Very nice trail. Quite easy. As per 6th of Feb there still were lots of small ponds and running water. Thanks Muhasin fo...
    Valery Rybak
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  • near Shāh, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    8.63mi
    Elevation +
    2346f
    TrailRank
    77| Rating 3.47
    Photo ofHidden Oasis - Wadi Shah Loop (RAK) Photo ofHidden Oasis - Wadi Shah Loop (RAK) Photo ofHidden Oasis - Wadi Shah Loop (RAK)

    PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT THIS HIKE UNLESS YOU READ ALL THE DESCRIPTION & COMMENTS BY FELLOW HIKERS ALONG WITH ALL PICTURES POSTED HERE TO UNDERSTAND THE CHALLENGES. I have realised that some hikers have simply followed t...

    After the first 2 hours where everything was fine, the trail was easy to follow and the hike was easy/moderate, the trai...
    Chiara Furfari
    Don’t follow the intermediate guidance in this review. There is a lot of technical parts and majority of the track is of...
    Andres vargas 26
    It's beautiful hike especially with the hidden oasis. Going for the peak i certainly recomend to go off track and follow...
    ralitsa_jivanova
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  • Wadi Tawian to Wadi Naqab Pass

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    near Şidaqah, Al Fujayrah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    16.47mi
    Elevation +
    5712f
    TrailRank
    77| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofWadi Tawian to Wadi Naqab Pass Photo ofWadi Tawian to Wadi Naqab Pass Photo ofWadi Tawian to Wadi Naqab Pass

    Many routes go from these two large wadi's, but I had never until this point linked the two together. Many peaks are sprinkled across a large plateaued area, which sits above 1000m/3,300', and this expands over an area s...

    Already posted as a comment. Great Trail and Great factful detailed description.
    'Rainbow Hiker' Patrick Vijay D'Silva
    Hi, how do you find starting point on the map? Thanke
    Muhammad Azeem
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  • near Shāh, Raʼs al Khaymah (United Arab Emirates)
    Distance
    10.48mi
    Elevation +
    3589f
    TrailRank
    76| Rating 4.89
    Photo ofShahha 7 Seven Villages Loop Hike. Photo ofShahha 7 Seven Villages Loop Hike. Photo ofShahha 7 Seven Villages Loop Hike.

    If at all you followed my trail, referred my detailed text and if it helped you in achieving your goal or not, Kindly leave a comment / review after your hike. It will be helpful for fellow hikers. My personal non...

    Thanks Patrick for the information. Really amazing hike.
    vbhandavat
    A long hike that one can see all kinds of old and active settlements. Good cultural experience 👍 and a great hike.Thank...
    elida ilinoiu
    Overall a great experience.
    Toor de mountain
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