VIP –Day tour to Petra
Places we visit: Petra.
Number of days: 1, 10 am – 7 pm.
Language: English (a supplement for a different language.
Comprised meals: Degustation meal in Aqaba, lunch.
The tour includes: A Jordanian tour guide who speaks English or any other required language (for a supplement), and will accompany us at all times. Transportation from the hotel to Arabah border crossing and return, in a luxurious, air conditioned coach throughout the tour (not including walking tours), a short horse ride inside the reservation (optional), a tour of Aqaba (pending on our timetable), a degustation meal in Aqaba, soft beveragess and water throughout the trip, a fruit basket upon arrival in Petra, lunch at a 5* hotel, a memento of a colored sand bottle bearing your personal name, a short horse ride, entrance fees to all the sites in Petra, a visit to the Spring of Moses and Little Petra (pending on our timetable).
The tour does not include: Border taxes, personal expenses, and insurance.
Tour description: Coach ride to the Yitzhak Rabin border crossing at Arabah, assisted by representative. Meeting our Jordanian tour guide. Traveling to Petra via Wadi Yatam, driving through some enchanted landscapes. A short stop to freshen up. Two hours from the beginning of the trip we will arrive to Petra, enter the Petra nature reserve and take a short horse ride for those who wish to do so. Petra, the Nabatean capital, is carved into the rock, and is situated in the far end of Wadi Musa. The road leading there meanders through the narrow deep winding and breathtaking Siq (the shaft) at the end of which the striking splendor of the burial shrine Al Khazneh (the treasury) is revealed to us. We will stop to take pictures and then will arrive at our ultimate destination, the ancient and picturesque city of Petra. We will visit the theater, the façade, the
Winged Lions Temple which is still under excavation and more… At noon we will have lunch at a 5* hotel restaurant. In the afternoon we leave Petra and travel back to Aqaba, and time permitting, we will tour the city. At about 7 pm we will cross the border into Israel.
Those who have difficulty walking can hire a donkey drawn buggy for an extra fee to the local people.
It is prohibited to carry food or beverages across the Jordanian border.
Make sure you have your passport and that it is valid for at least 3 months.
When making reservations you must fill in the following data:
- Full name in English, as spelled in your
- Passport number.
- Date of issue and date of expiry.
- Date of birth.
The tour will operate with a minimum of two travelers.
There may be some itinerary and timetable changes, due to factors beyond our control, such as weather, etc.