Our Petra from Jerusalem one day tour offers the perfect solution for those who want experience the charm of a world wonder, but have limited time available. Our tour will take you from
Our Petra from Jerusalem one day tour offers the perfect solution for those who want experience the charm of a world wonder, but have limited time available. Our tour will take you from Jerusalem to Petra and back, in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle, for an unforgettable day to explore this incredible site, unique in the world.
You will leave Jerusalem in the early morning and drive to Eilat, across the spectacular landscape of the Israeli Negev desert, catching sunrise on the way. After border crossing aided by our assistant, you will travel across the Jordanian desert to Petra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the legendary Seven Wonders. Enjoy a guided tour in English by our licensed guide and discover the Nabatean city with its highlights, such as the Treasury, the Siq, Obelisk Tomb, Calligraphy, Tombs and Theater. Before heading back, experience a traditional Jordanian lunch in Wadi Musa and return to your city of departure. The tour is guided and includes transportation, entrance fees and lunch.
This tour operates in 2018 with no need to pre-arrange a visa!
This tour includes $ 130 worth of entry fees to Petra!
Petra Tour from jerusalem Highlights
Petra tour from Jerusalem including car transfer from Jerusalem to Eilat
Drive through the Israel’s Negev Desert including the Ramon Crater, seeing the sunrise on the way
Cross the border into Jordan, and head north towards Petra, on the Jordanian Desert Highway
Arrive to Petra, and enjoy a tour of archaeological site by our licensed and experienced local guide
The tour will include highlights of Petra such as the Siq, Obelisk Tomb, Calligraphy, Treasury, Jabal Madbach (sacrificial palace), Tombs, Theater, Mountaintop Tombs
Included is an authentic Jordanian style lunch, also suitable for vegetarians at a local restaurant
Leave Petra to return to Eilat, glimpsing from the road the incredible landscape of Wadi Rum
Stop in the city of Aqaba, on the Red Sea (time permitting)
Return to Jerusalem
04:00 – Collection from Jerusalem and transfer to Eilat through the Negev Desert (breakfast stop, time permitting).
07:45 – Arrive in Eilat
08:00 – Cross the border into Jordan fully aided by our assistants
09:00 – Transfer to Petra through the Jordanian desert
11:30 – Arrive at Petra, guided tour of the site (including optional short horse ride)
15:30 – Authentic Jordanian lunch at local restaurant
17:30 – Drive back to Eilat with a short stop to take in the view of Wadi Rum from the road
18:30 – Short tour of the city of Aqaba famous for its market (if time permits)
19:00 – Return to Eilat.
24:00 – Arrive back to Jerusalem
Please note all time is approximate. The itinerary is always subject to change, although we strive to stay on schedule. However, small delays can sometimes occur at the border, or other points on the tour.
Petra one day tour from Jerusalem includes: all transportation from Jerusalem, entrance fees to Petra, lunch (excl. drinks), guiding, border assistance
Price does not include border taxes of US$65 which should be paid in USD cash at the border, Jordanian visa fee of $60 for those who have not pre-arranged a visa. Price does not include drinks.
Tour departs from Jerusalem every day
Tour language is English every day.
Spanish, Russian or French guide is available daily for $90 per guide.