In Fun Time's tour to Petra from Jerusalem we make sure you get only 'Pro Guides' so you'll have an unforgetable experience in understanding the historical importance of this place.
All that with the best price you can find - Guaranteed!
Arrive to Petra, and enjoy a tour of the unique UNESCO World Heritage Site, the city of Petra led by an experienced local English speaking guide.
Entrance fee to Petra site.
Authentic Jordanian lunch with a full selection of meat and salads, at a local restaurant.
Depart from Petra, heading south, and passing through and seeing the incredible landscape of Wadi Rum.
Panoramic city tour of Aqaba (If time permits) with a quick city tour.
Transfer back to the point of departure.
Border tax of 65 USD between Israel/Jordan isn't included (Pay in cash at the border)
08:30-09:00 - Arava Border Crossing with the help of our professional crew. Border passing includes: border control and customs. This process may take up to 2 hours - your patience is appreciated!
10:15 Transfer from the border to Petra in our newest model air-conditioned vehicles. Transport takes approximately 2 hours, passing through a vast and comfortable highway (the "desert way"), following through a scenic route on the mountain side, and arriving at Petra's historical site, known as one of the Seven Wonders Of The World.
12:15 The Petra tour begins at the entrance to the site - fully guided tour of the lost city of Petra including the Siq, Obelisk Tomb, Calligraphy, Treasury and the Theater. Optional in your package is a 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).
16:15 Lunch at a local authentic restaurant. We recommend having a snack before entering Petra site as sometimes lunch gets late
17:00 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.(if time permits)
19:00 Arrival to the border and return to Israeli territory with the assistance of our crew.
We then start heading back to our primary destination in Jerusalem.
Expected arrival time in Jerusalem, : Midnight - 00:30
* All times are approximate
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INCLUDED in the Tour
Transfer from Tel Aviv/Jerusalem to Aravah border with our professional team.
Transportation in our newest model air-conditioned vehicles.
Jordanian English-speaking tour guide in Petra.
Lunch at a local authentic restaurant.
Short scenic tour of Aqaba.
Return coach from the border to destination of departure.
Change of vehicles is required for transfers of pick-up /drop-off to destinations to save time and avoid traffic and delay.
When registering it is a good idea to make sure that you use the same email and phone number, so that you can be notified about updates and important notices regarding the trip.
Don't forget to bring:
* Hat and sunscreen
* Walking shoes
* Water, snacks and Passport.
NOT INCLUDED in the Tour
Riding on donkeys, horses, and carriages in Petra (available for an additional payment).
All types of drinks.
Foreign language tour guide (not English) cost additional $80 per order.
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