Battir Vacation Packages
Staying in this popular part of the State of Palestine should be an adventure, so be sure to rent a vehicle and visit a few of the other fabulous cities, towns and villages around Battir. If you've enough time, head 12 miles (19 kilometers) to get to Ramallah. Here you can check out the Ramallah Park and Ramallah Palace of Culture.
A good way to develop an understanding for a destination is by getting an understanding of its history. While in the State of Palestine, be sure to visit the area's ruins. The best places for travelers to visit when they discover a place they have never been are the spots that offer a window into the culture. Don't miss the State of Palestine's nature museums, indoor markets and history museums.
No getaway is complete without some down time. Cycling is one of the activities they do to relax in this region and bird watching is another.
World travelers know that trying popular local dishes is one of the most rewarding ways to taste a region's character. Lentils and fish are just two prized ingredients. Taboon bread (flatbread wrap) and maqluba (meat, rice and vegetables) are just two interesting options to sample. Palestine desserts such as kunafeh (sweetened cheese pastry) are also a good thing to try. To wrap up your dining experience, order tamar hindi ( tamarind juice). It is a popular drink here.
For those who plan on traveling by air, take into account that the most convenient major airport is Ben Gurion Airport, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest of Battir.
Accommodation in Battir
Bethlehem is 4 miles (6 kilometers) away from Battir and is the closest place where to find accommodation options that feature on Expedia's booking website. The higher ranking options here are the Jacir Palace Hotel Bethlehem and the Ararat Hotel If you are after lodgings that are a little more affordable, the Manger Square Hotel and the Grand Park Hotel Bethlehem are also worth checking out.