Red Rock Petra 28-31/12/2020

Red Rock Petra 3-6/3/2021

Jordan, the perfect combination of startling landscapes, action-filled desert adventures, and cities both ancient and modern. Drawn by its mysterious desert, ancient architecture – compared to its neighbors it’s relatively untouched. 

Soak up the colors, culture, and history of a country that’s small in size, but big in adventure,  experience it for yourself on this 3-day adventure. Stay amidst the dramatic desert scenery of Wadi Rum, and its endless stretches of red sand, take in Petra’s fascinating history and marvel at its thrilling beauty, and see the winding Siq as you make your way to the famous Treasury, spend a night in a comfortable Bedouin camp, and take a thrilling 4×4 drive into the desert. 

This adventure is guaranteed to be a vivid and unforgettable experience for everyone! 

 

Highlights:

  •  Create memorable experiences for an unforgettable family holiday
  •  Exploring Petra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  •  Hear wonderful stories from the  local Beduins
  •  Soak up in the mineral-rich mud and water of Dead Sea
  •  Discover the deserts of Wadi Rum on a 4 X 4 tour.
  •  Camp in the desert at Wadi Rum

 

Jordan, the perfect combination of startling landscapes, action-filled desert adventures, and cities both ancient and modern. Drawn by its mysterious desert, ancient architecture- compared with its neighbors it’s relatively untouched. 

Soak up the colors, culture, and history of a country that’s small in size, but big in adventure, experience it for yourself on this 3-day adventure. Amidst the dramatic desert scenery of Wadi Rum, and its endless stretches of red sand, take in Petra’s fascinating history and marvel at its thrilling beauty. Walk through the winding Siq as you make your way to the famous Treasury, spend a night in a comfortable Bedouin camp, and take a thrilling 4×4 drive into the desert. 

This adventure is guaranteed to be a vivid and unforgettable experience for everyone! 

Day 1: Welcome to Jordan

Arrive in Jordan, and drive to Wadi Rum nature reserve and board 4×4 jeeps. Enjoy the wilderness adventure of a 4 Hour Jeep Safari of Wadi Rum which covers all the most beautiful sites in this protected area. Follow in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia, climbing sand dunes and rock bridges. Stop for a picnic lunch, then continue to the rock bridge of Um Fruth. Then choose to hike, horseback ride, camel ride or ATV into the desert and meet the local Bedouins. Arrive at your Luxury Desert Camp and check in. Enjoy a magical night activity of stargazing.

Day 2: The Majestic Red Rock City Of Petra

Get in the van and drive along the way known as ‘’The King’s Highway’’ to the town of Wadi Musa. Arrive at Petra’s entrance/visitors center and walk to the Siq Canyon. Tour the Red Rose city of Petra, exploring its many caves and tombs. Walk through the Siq and be astounded at the magnificent Treasury, the entrance guarding the ancient Nabatean city, now one of the Modern 7 Wonders of the World. Admire the Royal Tomb. Have lunch in a cave, enjoying a one-of-a-kind picnic at the ancient city of Petra! Continue to the Byzantine Church and then to the Temple of the Winged Lions. Hike up to ‘The Monastery’ on Jebel A-Deir, or visit the High Place of Sacrifice. Make your way back to Petra’s entrance by hike or camel\horse ride. Enjoy an evening cooking class and learn from locals how to prepare Jordanian mezze, soup, and main dishes.

Day 3: Farewell Jordan, Ma’ hasalame

Tour ‘Little Petra’, then head over to a stunning mountain trail that leads us to the Monastery along a rarely trodden but fabulous mountain route. Return to Petra and board a local Bedouin 4×4 pick-up for the off-road drive to Mount Aaron. Leave the vehicle where the jeep trail ends and begin the half-hour ascent to its summit on foot. On the mountain peak find Aaron’s shrine and enjoy the astonishing panoramic views from the summit (additional option for a jeep to climb Mt. Aaron -Aaron’s tomb). 

Head down and make your way to Petra’s entrance, and drive back to Wadi Arava to cross back to Israel through the Israeli border. Or depart Jordan via flight from Amman.

Jordan, the perfect combination of startling landscapes, action-filled desert adventures, and cities both ancient and modern. Drawn by its mysterious desert, ancient architecture- compared with its neighbors it’s relatively untouched. 

Soak up the colors, culture, and history of a country that’s small in size, but big in adventure, experience it for yourself on this 3-day adventure. Amidst the dramatic desert scenery of Wadi Rum, and its endless stretches of red sand, take in Petra’s fascinating history and marvel at its thrilling beauty. Walk through the winding Siq as you make your way to the famous Treasury, spend a night in a comfortable Bedouin camp, and take a thrilling 4×4 drive into the desert. 

This adventure is guaranteed to be a vivid and unforgettable experience for everyone! 

Day 1: Welcome to Jordan

Arrive in Jordan, and drive to Wadi Rum nature reserve and board 4×4 jeeps. Enjoy the wilderness adventure of a 4 Hour Jeep Safari of Wadi Rum which covers all the most beautiful sites in this protected area. Follow in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia, climbing sand dunes and rock bridges. Stop for a picnic lunch, then continue to the rock bridge of Um Fruth. Then choose to hike, horseback ride, camel ride or ATV into the desert and meet the local Bedouins. Arrive at your Luxury Desert Camp and check in. Enjoy a magical night activity of stargazing.

Day 2: The Majestic Red Rock City Of Petra

Get in the van and drive along the way known as ‘’The King’s Highway’’ to the town of Wadi Musa. Arrive at Petra’s entrance/visitors center and walk to the Siq Canyon. Tour the Red Rose city of Petra, exploring its many caves and tombs. Walk through the Siq and be astounded at the magnificent Treasury, the entrance guarding the ancient Nabatean city, now one of the Modern 7 Wonders of the World. Admire the Royal Tomb. Have lunch in a cave, enjoying a one-of-a-kind picnic at the ancient city of Petra! Continue to the Byzantine Church and then to the Temple of the Winged Lions. Hike up to ‘The Monastery’ on Jebel A-Deir, or visit the High Place of Sacrifice. Make your way back to Petra’s entrance by hike or camel\horse ride. Enjoy an evening cooking class and learn from locals how to prepare Jordanian mezze, soup, and main dishes.

Day 3: Farewell Jordan, Ma’ hasalame

Tour ‘Little Petra’, then head over to a stunning mountain trail that leads us to the Monastery along a rarely trodden but fabulous mountain route. Return to Petra and board a local Bedouin 4×4 pick-up for the off-road drive to Mount Aaron. Leave the vehicle where the jeep trail ends and begin the half-hour ascent to its summit on foot. On the mountain peak find Aaron’s shrine and enjoy the astonishing panoramic views from the summit (additional option for a jeep to climb Mt. Aaron -Aaron’s tomb). 

Head down and make your way to Petra’s entrance, and drive back to Wadi Arava to cross back to Israel through the Israeli border. Or depart Jordan via flight from Amman.