From: Eilat and Tel-Aviv * Jerusalem * Aqaba * Taba
Tour No. 601
Schedule: 7:00 AM – 19:30 PM
Departure: Every day
$ 195.00 / per person
07:00 Our tour to petra from eilat starts with a Pick up from your accommodation and transfer from Eilat to Arava Border- crossing with the help of our professional crew.
08:00 Border passing includes: border control and customs.
This process may take up to 2 hours, so your patience is appreciated.
09:30 Transfer from the border to Petra in our newest model air-conditioned vehicles. Transport takes approximately 2-3 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.
11:30 The tour of Petra 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).
15:30 Lunch at a local authentic restaurant.
We recommend having a snack before entering Petra site as sometimes lunch gets late
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.
18:00 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.
Transportation back to our primary destination in Eilat.
* All times are approximate
19:30 The tour ends, until next time…
⦁ Health insurance.
⦁ Riding on donkeys, horses, and carriages in Petra (available for an additional payment).
⦁ All types of drinks.
⦁ Israeli side $31 (USD)
⦁ Jordan side $15 (USD)
⦁ Transportation & Assistant in the border $20 (USD)
⦁ Visa Issue $60 (USD)
The assistant will collect a total of 65$ (this includes the border taxes for both Israel and Jordan and the transportation)
Money should be given in CASH at the border crossing.
Payment and Registration
Payment for the trip will be in cash, credit card, or wire transfer.
Credit card and wire transfer payments must be made before the day of 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.
⦁ Entrance fees.
⦁ 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.
If you decide to pay in credit card, then you will be charged in a commission rate of 2.8%.