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2 Days Tour to Petra and Wadi Rum
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Our two day Petra and Wadi Rum Tour from Tel Aviv (or Jerusalem) is a great value way to enjoy the highlights of Jordan, offering a full two days in Jordan and available every day. Departing from Tel Aviv and transferring to Eilat, you’ll cross into Jordan, explore the city of Aqaba, and head to Wadi Rum, staying overnight in a Bedouin campsite and enjoying the authentic famous hospitality that the desert nomads have to offer. While in Wadi Rum, enjoy a breathtaking sunset Jeep Safari tour in the cooler hours of the day, the best possible time to take photos at magic hour. The following morning, the sunrise will breathe light onto this amazing desert landscape, before heading to Petra. You’ll be blown away and transferred into a different world as you tour the city of Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, a place that time has forgotten and the feats of mankind have been proven by. After reflecting on this incredible site enjoy free time to explore at your own pace. During your free time, hike to the Monastery or visit other sites in Petra. Later, head back south, towards Eilat to cross the border before traveling back to Tel Aviv. You’ll arrive back in Tel Aviv having had a two-day experience in Petra and Wadi Rum that you’ll never forget.
03:00 – Pickup from Tel Aviv, and drive through the Negev Desert to Eilat.
08:00 – Border crossing into Jordan with assistance, cross early to avoid the crowds.
09:15 – Head towards Aqaba from the border for Aqaba city tour and free time in the market, lunch
12:15 – Transfer to Wadi Rum.
13:00 – Check in to Bedouin Camp in Wadi Rum. Enjoy free time in Wadi Rum. Optional activities can be arranged on the spot include camel rides, hiking and more.
15:00 – Jeep Safari tour in Wadi Rum at sunset, led by a local Bedouin and your tour guide. By enjoying the Jeep tour at this time, the temperatures are cooler, more comfortable and allow for the best photos.
19:00 – Authentic Jordanian Dinner at the Bedouin Camp including traditional Zarb (Bedouin barbeque), spreads, salads, bread and more.
Overnight in Bedouin Camp, upgrades possible.
Optional early morning hike at sunrise or hot air balloon (To be arranged locally during the tour, subject to weather conditions)
07:00 – Breakfast at leisure in the Bedouin campsite
08:00 – Transfer to Petra (pickup snack boxes en route, including a view of Mount Haroun)
9:30 – Arrive in Petra and begin a guided tour of the famous sites
12:00 – Free time in Petra including time to explore the Monastery
16:30 – Meet at the exit of Petra
16:45 – Return journey back to border Eilat, transport back from the border crossing
18:30 – Arrive at the border crossing
19:30 – Return to Eilat side of the border, head back to Tel Aviv. Travel time back to Tel Aviv is approximately 4 hours.
NB: All times are approximate, although we strive to stay on schedule. However, small delays can sometimes occur at the border, or other points on the tour.
Tour language is English every day. Guiding in other languages (Russian, Italian, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Hebrew, Romanian, Bulgarian) is available. Please contact us for pricing.
Payment for the trip will be in cash, credit card, or wire transfer. Credit card and wire transfer payments must be made before the day of the tour.
Payment by cash in dollars or New Israeli Shekels (at the high-rate) can be made on the day of the tour.
Note: If you decide to pay in credit card, then you will be charged in a commission rate of 2.8%.