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4-Hour Backway Hike In Petra
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Nature, Trekking, History

  • Duration

    4 Hours

  • Activity Level


  • Language



Embark on a unique tour of the beautiful city of Petra from a different entrance, often called the "Backway". Experience the charming nature of Petra as you hike through the spectacular sandstone mountains to reach your final destination, the wonderful monastery. 

  • Marvel at the sandstone mountains at the rear side of Petra
  • Hike amongst the charming big rocks
  • Take in the western views of the Jordanian valley and border
  • Learn about the history and archaeology of the monastery and its surroundings
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    • Check entrance tickets and proceed for the back entrance by a short ride of 20 minutes.
    • Walk into the desert of little Petra for 30 minutes, and hike the backdoor steps for one hour.
    • Explore the monastery and surroundings.
    • Walk down another 900 steps on the other side.
    • End the tour at the temples area, the old market of Petra.

    Guests can walk back and explore more on the other side of the city on their own.

What's Included
  • Guiding fees
What's Excluded
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Animal ride
  • Shopping
What to bring
  • Proper hiking shoes and camera
Know before you go
  • Good physical condition for a moderate hike, but with no need for experience!
  • A tour of the beautiful city of Petra. It takes you from a different entrance, not traditional tours. This trail is called the backway tour as it takes you from the city's back door.
Meeting Point

Petra, Jordan

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
The group size and price
1 To 2USD 190 Per Group
3 To 5USD 230 Per Group
6 To 15USD 290 Per Group

This is a private tour

Starting From


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USD 190 / group

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