Zawiya, Jenin


The small village of Zawiya is tucked away unassumingly amid farmland and olive groves. With just a smattering of small shops, Zawiya is a quiet place with an attractive central street lined with a stone wall. It is located in Jenin governorate.

Population: 770 (2007)

What To Do

The governorate capital, Jenin is a buzzing city which is surprisingly big on culture and adventure. Nearby Burqin is a beautiful spot also not to be missed.

Where To Eat

Jenin is home to a range of sit-down restaurants, as well as some of the tastiest shawarma joints in Palestine.

Where To Stay

There are several hotels in Jenin, as well as a hostel which is popular with travellers called Cinema Jenin Guesthouse.