The Petra day tour from Eilat is an amazing one, no doubt about it. Adding the overnight in Aqaba to it, is a fabulous upgrade.. No Early wakeup in needed, you just wake up at the Hotel in Aqaba, Calmly Eat Breakfast and begin your Magical Petra day tour with ease. Highly recommended..
18:30 Pick up from your accommodation and transfer from Eilat to Arava Border- crossing with the help of our professional crew.
19:00 Border passing includes: border control and customs. This process may take up to 2 hours, so your patience is appreciated.
19:30 Transfer from the border to the hotel in Aqaba.
08:00 Breakfast in the hotel.
08:30 Pick up from the hotel and transport from Aqaba to Petra.
11:00 Arraival to Petra.
11:30 The tour of Petra begins at the entrance to the site. Included in your package is an optional horseback riding for the first 200 meters of the route. The ride allows you to taste the unique atmosphere of the place (tipping the carrier is required, ranging from $2-$5 at your discretion).
15:30 Lunch at a local authentic restaurant.
16:30 We begin our return trip back towards Aqaba. This route includes a few stops along the way at certain observation points in order to give you the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful landscape that Wadi Rum has to offer.
18:30 Arriving in Aqaba for a short panoramic tour of the city.
19:00 Arrival to the border and return to Israeli territory with the assistance of our crew.
Transportation back to our primary destination in Eilat.
19:30The tour ends, until next time…
Petra -The Treasury
Petra - The Siq
INCLUDEDin the Tour
Transfer from Eilat airport / hotels to Aravah border with our professional team.
Transportation in our newest model air-conditioned vehicles.
Jordanian English-speaking tour guide in Petra.
3 Stars Hotel in Aqaba on B&B Pension.
Lunch at a local authentic restaurant.
Short scenic tour of Aqaba.
Return coach from the border to destination of departure.
NOTINCLUDED in the Tour
Riding on donkeys and carriages in Petra.
All types of drinks.
Border fees of US$65 which will be paid in cash at the border (USD or Euro are accepted), as well as Jordanian visa fee of $60 for those who have not pre-arranged a visa.
(this includes the border taxes for both Israel and Jordan and the transportation)
Description of Petra Tour
1. A walk from the main entrance to the Siq (a narrow canyon stretching 1200 meters long).
2. Obelisk – a homage to the kings
4. Treasury (Hazna Pharaoh) - a beautiful monument