Tour Type: Tour Package
Duration: 2 Days
Departure days: Every Day
Languages: English

Overview

This Petra and Wadi Rum tour from Eilat includes exotic Middle Eastern landscapes, the iconic city of Petra and an exhilarating jeep safari through Wadi Rum. You’ll be picked up in Eilat and taken swiftly across the border into the Kingdom of Jordan. Visit Petra, a city carved out of the red-hued desert cliffs about 2,300 years ago and tour Petra’s temples and tombs. On day two take a jeep tour of Wadi Rum, a desert wilderness with rock formations and a moon-like landscape. On the return journey to Eilat there may be time for a panoramic tour of Aqaba. 

Tour Schedule

The tour starts with a transfer from Eilat to the Arava border, where our representatives will meet you and assist with the visa requisition and border crossing. Our local tour guide will meet you on the Jordanian side of the border and you will start the two hour drive to Petra.
Traveling along the Desert Highway we pass breathtaking desert and mountain scenery. When we arrive in Petra you can choose to enter the city on foot or horseback. We’ll tour Petra, a magnificent archaeological site dating back about 2,300 years to when the Nabataean people carved their city out of red-hued rock cliffs. See intricately decorated tombs and grand temples as you walk down Petra’s ancient colonnaded street. Some of the rock facades will tower above you like the Treasury and the 40 meter high Deir Monastery. On the return journey we’ll stop at several observation points overlooking Wadi Rum, a desert wilderness known as the “Valley of the Moon.” We may have time for a brief panoramic tour of Aqaba, Jordan’s Red Sea port before ending this amazing tour day.

Sites During the Tour
Overnight stay: Wadi Rum

The second day of the tour starts with breakfast as you watch the sunrise over the desert. The day is spent exploring Wadi Rum, sometimes called the Valley of the Moon because of its unique landscape. Wadi Rum is where you’ll see incredible rock formations, high cliffs and naturally formed rock arches. Take an exhilarating jeep tour through Wadi Rum’s impressive desert wilderness before making the return journey. We head towards Aqaba and time permitting we may be able to make a brief panoramic tour of Jordan’s only Red Sea port city.

Sites During the Tour

Highlights

Guaranteed departure - makes your trip planning much easier and gives you complete peace of mind
Combine your trip in Israel with Petra and Wadi Rum in Jordan
Join the tour directly from your hotel in Eilat and enjoy a high-quality touring experience for a fair price
Travel in comfort with an air-conditioned and well-equipped vehicle
Explore the beautiful Wadi Rum and take a Jeep Safari tour
Visit the Nabataean Lost City of Petra
2 fully guided tour days with a local qualified and licensed tour guide

Language Schedule

M T W T F S S
English

Accommodations Classes and Prices

Wadi Rum
1 Nights
Bait Ali Hotel
Address: Wadi Rum
  • The price shown is per person in double room.
  • A single supplement of 0 will apply for choosing 1 adult.
  • High Season supplement will apply in Holidays and Summer Time.
  • The hotels might be replaced with similar ones due to lack of availability.
$369
PER PERSON

Additional Information

The tour includes:

  • A fully qualified and licensed Jordanian tour guide
  • Entrance fees to Petra
  • Lunch in an authentic local restaurant
  • Transport by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
  • Overnight accommodation on bed & breakfast basis in Petra

The tour does not include:

  • Visa issuing and border fees: $125 for visa issuing and fees; $65 for travelers with valid visa stamp
  • Health insurance

Notes:

  • Tour operates in English. Other languages available for extra cost with advanced notice
  • Valid passport is essential. Passport details are required for tour reservation process
  • Travelers of certain nationalities require advance issue of visa. For more information please contact us
  • Border crossing includes border control and customs, this process may take up to an hour
  • We recommend that you wear very warm clothing in winter; a hat in summer and comfortable walking shoes
  • Lunch will be late so we recommend that you have breakfast before departure
  • Booking is subject to terms and conditions

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellation fee of 20% charged for notification up to 14 days in advance.
  • Cancellation fee of 50% charged for notification up to 7 days in advance.
  • Cancellation fee of 100% charged for notification less then 3 days.
  • Non Show - 100% Cancellation fees

FAQ

Petra tours are guided in English. There is an option for other languages at an additional fee.

Tourists crossing the border into Jordan from Israel are required to have a visa. The tour company will assist you in the border crossing process. Please note: not all nationalities are eligible to receive a Jordanian visa at the border! Certain nationalities require an entry visa to be obtained prior to travel. Please check with the Jordanian diplomatic mission in your country well in advance to ensure that you have all the necessary documents. Visa is each traveler's personal responsibility, and it is recommended that plenty of time is allowed for visas to be applied for.  No refund will be given for nationals of the countries requiring prior visa clearance who do not have their visas pre-arranged at Jordanian embassy or consulate abroad before arrival.

Countries requiring prior visa clearance:

Europe:
Albania, Macedonia, Moldavia.

Africa:
Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameron, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Djibouti, Equatorial Ghana, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea -Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zaire, Zambia.

Asia:
Afghanistan, Bangaldesh, Cambodia, Iran, Iraq, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Uzbekistan, Vietnam.

South America:
Belize, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic. 

Yes. The Jordanian authorities charge $60 border tax and $65 for the visa

The tour includes pick-up/drop-off service; entrance to Petra; lunch and a guided tour by a local guide.

Absolutely, we can store your suitcase in the luggage compartment of the vehicle.

You should be at the airport 1.5hrs before the fight departure time. The exact fight details can be found in the voucher which is sent to you immediately after making the booking.

For tours to Petra from Eilat, one of our representatives will pick you up from your hotel or from one of our pick-up points.

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