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Full-Day Petra City Tour From Arava Border
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Archeology, Sightseeing

  • Duration

    1 Day

  • Language

    English, Filipino, French, German, Italian, Spanish

  • Activity Level

    Easy

Description

Explore Petra on a full-day tour 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.

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    • In the morning, meet the tour representative at the Jordan terminal of the Arava Border.

    • Pass by Wadi Rum desert and the Sharah, and 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.

    • Ride a horse or go 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 and return the same way to the entrance gate.

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

What's Included
  • 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.

What's Excluded
  • Travel insurance. 

  • Departure tax Israel ca. 30 USD per person. 

  • Transfer Eilat - Arava Border - Eilat. 

  • Beverage. 

  • Tips and private expenses.

Know before you go
  • 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.

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • harlene
    Thank you Petra Nights Tours for the unforgettable experience! Very organized and professional tour operator in Jordan. The company provided a comfortable private vehicle with unlimited water which is not offered by many other tour companies. They also offered Jordanian mobile phone, so we could contact them during the tour for any unforeseen incidents. Over all, based on our experience, we highly recommend Petra Nights Tours to everyone who want to visit Jordan.
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USD 464.00 / adult

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