4 - 5
FATMAP difficulty grade
Start: Khan Ein Gedi End: Khan Ein Gedi Variation: The route can be shorten by exiting in Nahal Arugot, the Kalkutian Temple ruins or Nahal David (basically there is an exit after every ascent) Advantages: A great vertical training.
One can dip in Nahal Arugot and Nahal David which are full of water year-round.
Ein Gedi is accessible with public transportation Disadvantages: Water is not available (only at the entrance to Nahal Arugot and Nahal David but these are off-route) Interest Point: Khan Badulina in Ein Gedi is a great place to stay if based a few days in the region