14 Hours History tour itinerary for Amman, Petra & Wadi Rum: Tour This Ancient Archaeological Site
Amman, Petra, Wadi Rum
Tour the Rose City, also known as the capital city of the Nabataean Kingdom. See plenty of monuments carved out from red sandstone here. Travel to the Wadi Rum and see a Nabatean Temple, Lawrence Spring and the Khazali Canyon.
Pick up at Amman Hotel or residence and drive for 3 hours to the red rose city of Petra, one of the New Seven Wonders of the world, and since 1985 a UNESCO World Heritage Site. More than 2,000 years ago the Nabatean Arabs carved here amazing monuments in the sandstone. The Nabateans gained wealth by dominating the trade routes of ancient Arabia but came under Roman rule in 106 AD. Visitors enter Petra via the Siq, an impressively narrow path, flanked by 80 meters high cliffs, till the Treasury. Other monuments you will see are the Street of Façades and the Royal Tombs. The Jordanian guide says farewell to you. Lunch at a local restaurant.
Continue driving southwards to Wadi Rum for a 2 hrs jeep ride to visit the Nabatean Temple, Rum Village, Lawrence Spring & Khazali Canyon.
Transfer for around 4 hrs to your hotel or residence in Amman.
Transport in private, air-conditioned, new vehicle with English speaking, assisting (Jordanian) driver.
Private English speaking spot (Jordanian) guide in Petra (about 2.5 hours, the main gate to restaurant area).
Entrance fees to Petra & Wadi Rum.
Lunch at a local restaurant.
2 hours jeep ride in Wadi Rum with Bedouin driver.
700 meters horse ride in Petra (not mandatory, horse handler expects a tip).
Mineral water on board the vehicle.
Horse drawn carriage or camel ride in Petra.
Meals and beverages not stated.
Tips and private expenses.
Amman, Petra, Wadi Rum
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Type of Tour
This tour is offered throughout the year.
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