10 Hours Backpacking tour itinerary for Amman & Petra: Behold This Historical & Archaeological City In Southern Jordan
Walk along the Street of Facades to see the Royal Tombs, the Theatre and Qasr Al Bint at this ancient site. Plenty of tombs can be seen from the massive Theatre. View the Treasury (Al-Khazneh) as well - a vast temple of the ancient Nabatean Kingdom.
In the morning, pick up from any hotel or residence in Amman, and transfer via the Desert Highway for 2.5 hours to the astonishing rock city of Petra. This fascinating ancient Nabatean capital dominated long time the Arabian trade routes and is a must see in the Middle East. Meet your Jordanian guide at the Visitor's Centre and start to explore the mystic site. You pass the Siq, a narrow gorge where you get the first close up views of the colorful sandstone, ending at the beautiful Treasury.
Walk along the Street of Facades to the Royal Tombs, the Theatre and Qasr Al Bint.
Spend some free time on your own. Then walk the same way back to the entrance gate. In the afternoon, return to your Amman hotel or residence.
Transfers in private, A/C, new vehicle with English speaking, assisting Petra (Jordanian) driver.
English speaking (Jordanian) guide in Petra until the restaurant area (about 2.5 hours).
Entrance fee to Petra.
700 meters horse ride in Petra from the main gate(not mandatory, horse handler expects a tip).
Mineral water on board of the vehicle.
Meals and beverage.
Horse drawn carriage or camel ride in Petra.
Tips and private expenses.
Petra Day Tour from Amman:
Trip Duration: Approximately 10 hours
Trip Type: Private Tour by air-conditioned vehicle
Trip Runs: Every day
Starting from: Any Hotel or Residence in Amman
Return to: Any Hotel or Residence in Amman
Pick up time: 07:00 am
Type of Tour
This tour is offered throughout the year.
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