tourhq

Connecting travellers to guides around the world

tourhq

1 Day Archeology tour itinerary for jordan: Explore The Amazing Archaeological Site Of Jordan

Amman, Petra, Aqaba, Jerash, al Karak

Archeology
Archeology Tour
Sightseeing
Sightseeing Tour
Explore the Amazing Archaeological Site of Jordan

Petra

Petra-Jordan

Explore Petra via Arava Border, the southern crossing connecting Israel and Jordan. Enter the ancient city via a narrow gorge, and enjoy the impressing monuments like the Treasury, Street of Facades and the Royal Tombs which had been carved more than 2000 years ago in the red sandstone.

DAY 01

Program Itinerary

  • In the morning, the tour representative will welcome you with a sign inside the Jordan terminal of the Arava Border.

  • Passing by Wadi Rum desert and the Sharah, drive directly for about 2 hours to the breathtaking rock city of Petra, the impressing capital of the Nabatean Arabs. Due to its fantastic architecture and sophisticated water supply system, the archaeological park is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • From the Visitor's centre, start with your guide on horseback or on foot to the Siq, a narrow gorge, and continue to the beautiful Treasury, also called Al Khazneh.

  • Walk along the Street of Facades to the Royal Tombs, the Theatre and Qasr Al Bint.

  • Spend some free time on your own and return the same way to the entrance gate.

  • In the afternoon, meet your driver at the Visitor Centre and return to Arava Border to enter Israel again.

  • 259 USD Per Adult (* 4 Persons (Sharing Trip))
  • 285 USD Per Adult (* 3 Persons (Sharing Trip))
  • 323 USD Per Adult (* 2 Persons (Sharing Trip))
  • 464 USD Per Adult (* 1 Person)
  • Transfers in private, air-conditioned vehicle with English-speaking driver. 

  • English speaking spot guide in Petra (2.5 to 3 hours). 

  • Entrance fee Petra. 

  • Short horse ride in Petra (not mandatory, horse handler expects a tip). 

  • Lunch at local restaurant in Petra. 

  • Entry visa Jordan (non-restricted nationalities) 

  • Departure tax Jordan land border 10 JD = 14 USD per person.

  • Travel insurance. 

  • Departure tax Israel ca. 30 USD per person. 

  • Transfer Eilat - Arava Border - Eilat. 

  • Beverage. 

  • Tips and private expenses.

  • Trip Duration: Approximately 9hours

  • Trip Type: Private Tour by Air-conditioned Vehicle

  • Trip Runs: Everyday

  • Tour Starts/Ends: Arava Border

  • Pick up Time: 08:00 AM


General Notes:

  • The Arava Border is open 06:30-20:00 (Sun-Thu), 08:00-20:00 (Fri-Sat) and closed on Yom Kippur and Muslim New Year.

  • You walk several km in Petra and the terrain is uneven. Please bear in mind good walking shoes and a backpack for beverage, camera. etc.

Amman, Petra, Aqaba, Jerash, al Karak

Archeology
Archeology Tour
Sightseeing
Sightseeing Tour
petranights-amman-tour-operator

Contributed By

Petra Nights

starting from
USD 259
Other Tours by this guide
  • tourHQ

    From USD

    175

    Listen to the Lost City ...

    1 Day

    Explore the breathtaking rock city which was the impressive capital of the Nabatean Arabs, due to its fantastic architecture ...

  • tourHQ

    From USD

    190

    Explore the Best ...

    1 Day

    Visit the rose-red city of Petra, one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. After visiting this amazing site, the Siq, the ...

  • tourHQ

    From USD

    89

    Come Across Ancient ...

    1 Hour

    Visit the well-preserved remains of the Greco-Roman city Gerasa like the Forum and the Temple of Zeus. You will also ...

  • tourHQ

    From USD

    378

    Fill this Short Break ...

    2 Days

    Drive straight to see the famous Mosaic Map, to Mt Nebo offering view of the promised land, and enjoy floating at the famous ...

  • tourHQ

    From USD

    89

    Explore Jordan's ...

    1 Day

    This tour encompasses important religious sites around Jordan Valley. Visit Bethany beyond Jordan, where Jesus Christ was ...