Tour Type: Tour Package
Duration: 2 Days
Departure days: Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed
Languages: English

Overview

Take a short flight from Ben Gurion Airport Tel Aviv (Terminal 1) to Ramon Airport near Eilat.

This Petra and Wadi Rum tour 2-day tour from the Eilat includes exotic Middle Eastern landscapes, the iconic city of Petra - one of the Seven New Wonders of the World - 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. Start with an exciting jeep tour of Wadi Rum, a unique desert wilderness with a moon-like landscape and an opportunity to snap some amazing photos.

After an authentic, yet pampering night in a real Bedouin camp, You'll head for Petra. This extraordinary city was carved out of the red-hued desert cliffs about 2,300 years ago, and its temples and tombs await you. On the return journey to Eilat, there may be time for a panoramic tour of Aqaba.

Enjoy a Worry-Free Vacation: 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 expert local tour guide will meet you on the Jordanian side of the border and your adventure will begin

Tour Overview

Explore the fantastic Wadi Rum – a desert wilderness known as the "Valley of the Moon" – from the back of a powerful Jeep. 

This exceptional tour will take you through the unique landscape, which is out of this world: The photos you'll snap will look like they were taken on a Star Wars set - both "The Rise of Skywalker" and "Rogue One" were filmed here (And for lovers of classics: "Lawrence of Arabia"). 

See famous rock formations such as the "Seven Pillars of Wisdom" and learn about the exciting geology around you.

Finish the Jeep Safari at daylight's end, not before experiencing the unforgettable Wadi Rum sunset.

Sites During the Tour
Overnight stay: Wadi Rum

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 on 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, you'll enjoy even more amazing views of this special Jordanian wilderness, pristine and untouched. 

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
A Night of Glamping in an authentic Bedouin camp
Explore the beautiful Wadi Rum and take an awesome Jeep Safari tour
Visit the Incredible Lost Nabataean City of Petra
2 fully guided tour days with a local, qualified and licensed tour guide
Authentic Lunch and Dinner, including special Bedouin Grill

Availability

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Accommodations and Prices

Wadi Rum
1 Nights
Address: -
  • The price shown is per person in double room.
  • A single supplement of 45 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.
$335
PER PERSON
Wadi Rum
1 Nights
  • The price shown is per person in double room.
  • A single supplement of 45 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.
$445
PER PERSON

Additional Information

The tour includes:

  • Round-trip flight from Ben Gurion Airport to Ramon Airport in Eilat
  • Ramon Airport pick-up and drop-off service
  • Transport by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
  • A fully qualified and licensed Jordanian tour guide
  • Entrance fees to Petra
  • Lunch in an authentic local restaurant

The tour does not include:

  • Visa issuing and border fees: $140 for visa issuing and fees; $75 for travelers with valid visa stamp
  • Health insurance
  • Transfers to/ from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport
  • Beverages

Notes:

  • Overnight Glamping offers private tents and bathrooms, WiFi, and climate control. The accommodation can be upgraded to a futuristic Martian Bubble Tent for an additional cost; contact us for details. 
  • Tour operates in English. Other languages are available for an additional cost; contact us for details.
  • Upon your arrival to Eilat, the driver will be waiting for you at Ramon airport holding a sign with your name.
  • Border crossing includes border control and customs, a process that may take up to an hour. While flight arrivals will enjoy priority access, the tour won't depart until other participants will complete the process. 
  • A valid passport is essential. Passport details are required for the tour reservation process.
  • Holders of Israeli passports must use them at every border crossing during the tour.
  • Travelers of certain nationalities will require visas in advance. See the complete list in the FAQ section.
  • Border fees include departure tax from Israel, the departure tax for operated groups in Jordan, and assistance services on border crossings.
  • Visa Issuing and Border fees will be paid on the spot in credit or exact cash (USD/EU/NIS)
  • Clothing: Respect the Jordanian customs and culture; Men and Women are required to avoid wearing shorts or revealing clothes. We recommend that you wear warm clothing in winter, a hat in summer and comfortable walking shoes.
  • This tour will have a late Lunch, so we recommend that you have breakfast before departure.
  • The confirmation of the tour depends on flight availability. You will receive the booking confirmation once your flight is booked. In case you don’t receive it within 72 hours, please contact our Operations Office at info@beinharimtours.com or reservations@beinharimtours.com  or +972-3-5422000 and  +972-52-6588834/37 (WhatsApp)
  • Booking is subject to terms and conditions

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellation fee of 50% charged for notification up to 2 days in advance.
  • Cancellation fee of 75% charged for notification up to 1 days in advance.
  • Cancellation fee of 100% charged for notification on the day of the tour.
  • Non Show - 100% Cancellation fees

FAQ

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

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, which could take over an hour. While making its best to speed up the procedure, the company isn't responsible for rare, unexpected delays.  

Please note: not all nationalities are eligible to receive a Jordanian visa at the border! Some nationalities require an entry visa to be obtained before travel. Make sure to contact the Jordanian diplomatic mission in your country well in advance to receive the necessary approvals, if you are of the following nationalities:

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, Libya, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zaire, and Zambia.

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

South and Central America:
Belize and Cuba. 

For more details: Ministry of Interior, Kingdom of Jordan

Yes. The Jordanian authorities charge visa issuing and border fees: $140 for visa issuing and fees; $75 for travelers with valid visa stamps. It can be paid by cash or credit (USD/EU/NIS). Our expert guides will assist you with the border crossing process. 

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.

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.