Petra & Wadi Rum 2 Day Tour from Jerusalem

Petra & Wadi Rum 2 Day Tour from Jerusalem

Starts in: Jerusalem | Available: every day
Guided Tour
Air Conditioned Transport
Accommodation Included
Entrance Fees Included
Expert Tour Guide
2 day tour
$399/ person
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Our overnight Petra and Wadi Rum Tour from Jerusalem departs every day, offering two full days in Jordan, guaranteed departures, and allows you to visit two of Jordan’s most impressive gems in one easy package. It begins with a stunning drive through the Negev Desert to the Jordanian Border. From here, travel to Aqaba and explore Jordan’s only Red Sea city, before continuing to the Wadi Rum Desert and checking into your Bedouin glamping style accommodation. Before sunset, enjoy an exhilarating Jeep Safari tour with a local Bedouin and your guide, taking in the desert landscape and enjoying the best time to take photos, and the perfect afternoon temperature. In the evening at Wadi Rum, gaze at the starlit sky with an overnight stay in a Bedouin campsite. The next morning, enjoy optional morning activities at sunrise and after a leisurely breakfast, you will ride along the ‘desert’ highway leading to Petra, one of the greatest UNESCO recognized archaeological sites. With an experienced guide, you will explore the wonders of this ancient city. Later, you will enjoy free time to explore more of Petra at your own pace. From Petra, you’ll head back and pass through the border to Eilat before heading back to Jerusalem.

Our tour includes $ 70 worth of entry fees to Petra!


“The Petra and Wadi Rum tour from Jerusalem was exactly what I wanted. I would recommend the tour to others. I travel alone most times and this type of coordinated short tour works for me. But I do my homework, and read lots of others reviews before I book.”    -Patricia, USA


“Good atmosphere in the group, good guide, good food and great place. Everything was perfect. Congratulations and see you next time.”    -Jose, Spain


“We had an amazing experience, thank you so much for suggesting it and helping book it! The whole two day trip was really well organized and to a very high standard. We were particularly impressed by Elias, who was the perfect guide and host in Jordan.”    -Rob, UK


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Visa arrangement service included
Small groups of max 25 people
Includes $70 worth of entry fees

Petra & Wadi Rum 2 Day Tour from Jerusalem Highlights


Cross the border into Jordan with border assistance (we aim to arrive at the border early to beat the crowds)


Arrive in Aqaba and take some time to explore the city at your own pace. Optional: enjoy free time at a private beach and pool on the shores of the Red Sea.


Travel to Wadi Rum to check into Bedouin glamping style campsite. Enjoy optional activities such as hiking and camel rides, or relax


Explore Wadi Rum with a Jeep safari through this lunar desert landscape when the temperatures are cooler, this is the optimal time to take photos, at the magic hour


Overnight accommodation in a Bedouin campsite in Wadi Rum in Deluxe Tent with bed, electricity, private bathroom, heating and air conditioning


Enjoying the Bedouin hospitality and authentic meals including Zarb (Bedouin barbecue, salads, spreads, bread, and more)


After enjoying a leisurely breakfast, travel to Petra, stopping on the way for a view of Mt Haroun (Aaron's Tomb)


Enjoy a guided tour of Petra's highlights, al Siq, the Treasury, the Obelisk Tomb, the Calligraphy, Jabal Madbach (sacrificial palace), the Tombs, the Theater, and the Mountaintop Tombs


Take free time to explore the site further (there is enough time to hike to the Monastery). For those interested in eating at a local restaurant in Petra, this can be done during the free time on the tour, both inside or outside Petra


Return to Jerusalem having had a once-in-a-lifetime experience

Petra & Wadi Rum 2 Day Tour from Jerusalem Itinerary

Day 1 - Aqaba & Wadi Rum
  • 03:00 – Pickup in Jerusalem and transfer to Eilat
  • 08:00 – Border crossing into Jordan with assistance, be one of the first to arrive at the border crossing to avoid crowds
  • 09:15 – Head towards Aqaba from the border for free time to explore the market and have lunch
  • 12:15 – Transfer to Wadi Rum
  • 13:00 – Check in to Bedouin Camp in Wadi Rum. Enjoy free time to relax and unwind in Wadi Rum. Optional activities can be arranged on the spot such as hiking, camel rides, and more. Subject to availability
  • 15:00 – Jeep Safari tour in Wadi Rum led by a local Bedouin guide
  • 19:00 – Authentic Jordanian Dinner at the Bedouin Camp including traditional Zarb (Bedouin barbecue), spreads, salads, bread, and more
  • Optional stargazing experience in the desert and sunset camel ride
  • Overnight in Bedouin Camp, upgrades possible
Day 2 - Petra
  • Optional early morning camel ride at sunrise
  • 07:00 – Breakfast at leisure in the Bedouin campsite
  • 08:00 – Transfer to Petra (including a view of Mount Haroun en route)
  • 9:30 – Arrive in the lost city of Petra and begin a guided tour of the highlights
  • 12:00 – Free time to explore at leisure in Petra, including hiking to the Monastery and/or lunch
  • 16:30 – Meet at the exit of Petra
  • 16:45 – Return journey back to Eilat
  • 18:30 – Arrive at the border crossing
  • 19:30 – Return to Eilat side of the border, head back to Jerusalem, travel time back to Jerusalem is approximately 4 hours
NB - all timings on Petra & Wadi Rum 2 Day Tour from Jerusalem are approximate
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Important Details

Pick up and drop off from Jerusalem
Return transfer from Eilat to the border
Transportation to all sites in Jordan
Hand-picked expert tour guide
Accommodation in Bedouin campsite or hotel including dinner and breakfast
$70 worth of entry fees to Petra
Jeep safari tour in Wadi Rum led by a local Bedouin guide
Border assistance
Lunch in a local restaurant
Border fee of US$65 which should be paid by credit card on the Israeli side and visa fee of $60 which should be paid in cash on the Jordanian side
Personal travel insurance
What to Bring
Walking shoes
Hat and sunscreen
Essential Information
Maximum of 25 passengers per guided group (in Petra). Please note that while in transportation, groups may be larger. We find that larger buses are more comfortable and accommodating
If you choose to stay in the hotel instead of camp on day 1, please note dinner is not included
Our Petra tour aims to include approximately 4-6 hours in Petra, including 2-2.5 hours guided tour and free time. Also, our vehicle goes directly from Tel Aviv to the border and you will not have to drive through another city on the way
Guides that speak other languages (Russian, Italian, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Hebrew, Romanian, Bulgarian) is available. Please contact us for pricing
Please note, border fees and visa fees are NOT included in the tour price and are paid directly at the border, in cash. Border fee is for departure tax from Israel, the departure tax for operated groups from Jordan, arrangement, and preparation of Jordan visa, assistance service from border representative on departure from Israel, assistance service from border representative on arrival in Jordan and assistance service from border representative on departure from Jordan
Israeli passport holders (or holders of dual passports with an Israeli passport) must use their Israeli passport at every border crossing
Please note that religious items are not allowed in Jordan. Do not bring them with you to the tour as it may cause issues crossing the border.
We are able to arrange a visa for most nationalities (including USA, Canada, all European countries, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, Brazil, Singapore, Japan, China, India). Certain nationalities are required to arrange a visa in advance. Please contact us in case of questions
You can enhance your stay by adding a Camel ride and a Stargazing experience to your booking
Please note that during Ramadan the tour itinerary will change due to earlier closure of the border
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