PETRA & WADI RUM TOUR FROM TEL AVIV WITH FLIGHTS, 2 DAYS
Fly a short distance from Terminal 1 at Ben Gurion Airport Tel Aviv to Ramon Airport near Eilat for a 2-day tour of Petra and Wadi Rum. Experience exotic Middle Eastern landscapes, including the iconic city of Petra, one of the Seven New Wonders of the World, and an exhilarating jeep safari through Wadi Rum.
Upon arrival in Eilat, you will be picked up and quickly transported across the border into the Kingdom of Jordan. Walk through Aqaba’s scenic street passages to Mamluk Castle – an Ottoman fort overlooking Aqaba Bay’s border nexus.
Next, embark on an exciting jeep tour of Wadi Rum, a unique desert wilderness with a moon-like landscape that offers a perfect opportunity to capture some stunning photos. This is also the filming location for several Star Wars movies.
After a night’s stay in an authentic yet luxurious Bedouin camp, you will visit Petra, an extraordinary city that was carved out of the red-hued desert cliffs over 2,300 years ago. Begin by exploring the Royal Tombs, following in the footsteps of Indiana Jones, and then delve deep into Nabatean history. Don’t forget to take awe-inspiring photos of this UNESCO World Heritage site.
Embark on a brief flight from Ben Gurion Airport Tel Aviv (Terminal 1) to Ramon Airport near Eilat to begin your adventure.
Upon arrival, start your journey within the vibrant city of Aqaba, strolling through its charming and colorful alleys. Then, proceed to Mamluk Castle, a 16th-century fortress offering a breathtaking panorama where you can witness Israel, Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia in a single glance.
Continue your exploration with an exhilarating Jeep tour of Wadi Rum, a desert wilderness renowned as the “Valley of the Moon.” This exceptional tour will take you through the surreal landscape, where you can capture stunning photos that appear straight out of a Star Wars movie. Indeed, the films “The Rise of Skywalker” and “Rogue One,” as well as the classic “Lawrence of Arabia,” were all filmed here. Discover remarkable rock formations such as the Seven Pillars of Wisdom and the Um Furth arch while learning about the fascinating geology that surrounds you.
Conclude your day with an unforgettable Wadi Rum sunset before ending your Jeep Safari.
- Aqaba Fortress (Mamluk Castle)
- Seven Pillars of Wisdom, Jordan
- Gulf of Aqaba
- Um Fruth Rock Bridge
- Red and yellow Sand dunes
- Wadi Rum
Embark on a journey along the Desert Highway and witness breathtaking desert and mountain landscapes that will stay etched in your memory forever. Upon arrival in Petra, you have the option to enter the city on foot or horseback.
The Lost Nabatean capital, dating back around 2,300 years, is a spectacular archaeological site with remarkable structures carved into the red-hued rock cliffs. Traverse through the smooth and picturesque Siq gorge, leading you to the renowned Petra Treasury with its intricate decorations.
Witness the captivating Obelisk Tomb, explore the Petra Theater, and learn about the forgotten times as you take unique photos and marvel at the ornately decorated shrines along Petra’s ancient colonnaded street.
Conclude your once-in-a-lifetime experience by departing from Ramon Airport Eilat to Ben Gurion Airport Tel Aviv.
Sites during the Tour:
- Djinn Blocks
- Petra Theater (Nabatean Theatre)
- The Treasury of Petra (Al-Khazneh)
- Obelisk Tomb
- The Royal Tombs, Petra
- Petra Archaeological Park
- The Siq
- Guaranteed departure – makes your trip planning much easier and gives you complete peace of mind
- Combine your trip in Israel with Petra and Wadi Rum in Jordan
- Join the tour directly from your hotel in Eilat and enjoy a high-quality touring experience for a fair price
- Travel in comfort with an air-conditioned and well-equipped vehicle
- A Night of Glamping in an authentic Bedouin camp, that offers activities such as Stargazing and sunrise Camel Riding
- Explore the beautiful Wadi Rum and take an awesome Jeep Safari tour
- Visit the Fantastic Lost Nabataean City of Petra
- 2 fully guided tour days with a local, qualified, and licensed tour guide
- Authentic Lunch and Dinner
The tour includes:
- Round-trip flight from Ben Gurion Airport to Ramon Airport in Eilat
- Ramon Airport pick-up and drop-off service
- A fully qualified and licensed Jordanian tour guide
- Entrance fees to Petra
- Dinner on the first day, Lunch on the second
- Transport by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
- Overnight Glamping on a half-board basis
The tour doesn’t include:
- Visa issuing and border fees: $140 for visa issuing and fees; $75 for travelers with valid visa stamp
- Health insurance
- Transfers to/ from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport
- Overnight Glamping offers private tents and bathrooms, WiFi, and climate control. The accommodation can be upgraded to a futuristic Martian Bubble Tent.
- Tour operates in English. Other languages are available for an additional cost; contact us for details.
- Upon your arrival to Eilat, the driver will be waiting for you at Ramon airport holding a sign with your name.
- Border crossing includes border control and customs, a process that may take up to an hour. While flight arrivals will enjoy priority access, the tour won’t depart until other participants will complete the process.
- A valid passport is essential. Passport details are required for the tour reservation process.
- Holders of Israeli passports must use them at every border crossing during the tour.
- Travelers of certain nationalities will require visas in advance. See the complete list in the FAQ section.
- Border fees include departure tax from Israel, the departure tax for operated groups in Jordan, and assistance services on border crossings.
- Visa Issuing and Border fees will be paid on the spot in credit cards or the exact amount of cash (USD/EU/NIS)
- Clothing: Respect the Jordanian customs and culture; Men and Women are required to avoid wearing shorts or revealing clothes. We recommend that you wear warm clothing in winter, a hat in summer and comfortable walking shoes.
- The confirmation of the tour depends on flight availability. You will receive the booking confirmation once your flight is booked. In case you don’t receive it within 72 hours, please contact our Operations Office at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or +972-2-6727957 and +972-54-446226 (WhatsApp)
- Booking is subject to terms and conditions.
- Cancellation fee of 4% charged for notification up to 14 days in advance.
- Cancellation fee of 25% charged for notification up to 13 days in advance.
- Cancellation fee of 50% charged for notification up to 7 days in advance.
- Cancellation fee of 100% charged for notification less than 3 days.
- Non Show – 100% Cancellation fees