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Boasting a rich historical heritage, stunning natural landscapes, and warm hospitality, Jordan offers a diverse tourism experience that ranges from exploring ancient archaeological sites like Petra and Jerash, to experiencing the tranquility of the desert in Wadi Rum, and rejuvenating in the therapeutic waters of the Dead Sea. Petra and Wadi Rum

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Petra, a historical and archaeological city, is a testament to the grandeur of the Nabatean civilization. Its intricate rock-cut architecture and ingenious water management system are a sight to behold. The city’s most elaborate ruin, Al-Khazneh (The Treasury), appears dramatically at the end of a dim, narrow gorge called the Siq. The towering facade of the Treasury carved out of the sheer, dusky pink rock face, brings to life the city’s former prosperity and grandeur.

On the other hand, Wadi Rum offers a stark contrast to its vast desert landscapes. Known as the ‘Valley of the Moon‘, it is famed for its natural arches, towering cliffs, and dramatic Martian-like landscapes. The desert’s ever-changing hues, from sunrise to sunset, offer a spectacle of colors that is a feast for the eyes. The silence and vastness of the place have a mesmerizing effect, offering a sense of peace and tranquility. The desert is also home to the Bedouin tribes who maintain their traditional nomadic lifestyle, offering visitors a glimpse into their culture and way of life.

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An Adventure Under the Stars

Embark on a 2-day trip from Tel Aviv to discover the wonders of Petra and Wadi Rum. This journey offers a unique opportunity to see Aqaba city and the Red Sea, spend a night under the stars in a comfortable Bedouin tent and explore the lost city of Petra.

Highlights of the Trip

The tour offers a comprehensive experience with two full days in Jordan, making it one of the best ways to visit two of Jordan’s most exciting sites. The tour begins with a scenic drive through the Negev Desert en route to the Jordanian Border. After crossing the border, the journey continues to Aqaba city, overlooking the Red Sea. Here, you’ll have some spare time for lunch, coffee, and shopping before heading into the Wadi Rum Desert to the Bedouin Camp accommodation.

In the afternoon, enjoy a memorable Jeep Safari tour adventure and gain insight into Bedouin culture. Once back at the Bedouin Camp in Wadi Rum, take in the starry night sky and enjoy an authentic Jordanian dinner.

Exploring the Lost City of Petra

The following morning, after a leisurely breakfast at the campsite, the tour heads to the lost city of Petra, a UNESCO-recognized archaeological site and one of the Seven Wonders of the World. With a knowledgeable, English-speaking guide, you’ll explore the hidden gems of this ancient city. There will also be time to explore Petra at your own pace, taking in the beauty and magnificence of the historic site. From Petra, the journey takes you back to the border to Eilat before returning to Tel Aviv.

What’s Included and What’s Not

The tour package includes pick up and drop off from Tel Aviv, transportation to all sites in Jordan, accommodation in a Bedouin campsite or hotel including dinner and breakfast, a hand-picked expert tour guide, $70 worth of entry fees to Petra, and a Jeep safari tour in Wadi Rum led by a local Bedouin guide.

Please note that the border fee of US$65, which should be paid by credit card on the Israeli side, and the visa fee of $60, which should be paid in cash on the Jordanian side, are not included. Lunch, drinks, personal travel insurance, and gratuities are also not included in the package.

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