Jordan will allow the Israelis who own a plot of land to enter the area after receiving a visa from the Jordanian embassy in Tel Aviv and entry will be through the official border crossings. A 1997 incident saw a Jordanian soldier open fire on a group of Israeli schoolgirls visiting the farm land, killing seven and prompting the king to issue an apology.
He added that this utilises the openness of the Kingdom to Western countries, especially the USA, and leans on the respect His Majesty has garnered at worldwide platforms to allow the government to face any violations or attempts to prolong the agreement, cornering Israel to commit to what was agreed upon in the legal framework of the 1994 Wadi Araba Peace Treaty. In October previous year however, Jordan's King Abdullah said his country had notified Israel that it wants them back. Even amid mistrust and a looming deadline, Israel was hoping a solution could be found.
However King Abdullah announced previous year that he planned to end the lease - in what was seen as a sign of worsening ties between Jordan and Israel.
The king had announced on Sunday in parliament that Jordan was "imposing full sovereignty on every inch" of the enclave, to loud applause from lawmakers.
An AFP journalist in northern Israel on Sunday said the yellow gate to a bridge over the river dividing the two countries, long the portal for Israeli farmers to access Baqura, was locked.
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Baqura, known in Hebrew as Naharayim, lines on a spit of land where the Jordan and Yarmuk rivers meet. Ghumar, deep in the Negev desert south of the Dead Sea, is known in Hebrew as Tzofar.
It was only the second peace deal between Israel and an Arab country, following Egypt.
Israelis whose livelihood stemmed from the enclaves braced for losses, with the failure to renew a clause on the two territories as part of a 25-year-old landmark peace agreement between the two countries indicative of a souring of bilateral ties.
When asked whether he had knowledge as to why Jordan chose to end its territorial arrangement with the Jewish State, Minister Ariel claimed that growing anti-Israeli sentiments in Jordan, where more than 70 percent of the population is of Palestinian origin, triggered the King's decision. Israel's colonialist policies in occupied east Jerusalem, where Jordan has custodial rights over Muslim holy sites, have also raised tensions.
He said the visitors would see the remains of a hydroelectric power plant and train station and learn about the history of the Island of Peace. As part of the arrangement, Israel says Jordan will return its ambassador to Israel. The incident prompted protests and infuriated the Jordanian public. The ambassador returned after the two were released.