Petra and Wadi Rum: Southern Jordan Private Tour from Amman
If you have a short time in Jordan, the Southern Jordan Tour is you answer. Experience a day tour of the Wonder of the World- Petra and Hollywood’s preferred movie backdrop- Wadi Rum. The tour starts early at 630 am with a pick up from Amman and head to Petra for a tour in the morning, before moving on to Wadi Rum to experience the breathtaking landscape of Jordan’ stunning desert terrain. Your day ends with a transfer back to Amman. We suggest a 630 am departure from your hotel
Your friendly and professional driver will meet you at 06.30am in your hotel lobby in Amman to transfer you to Petra and then Wadi Rum. You will start off on a pleasant trip on the Desert highway to Petra, where you will have the chance to stop for a coffee break or stretch. The drive will take approximately 2.5 to 3 hours.
Once in Petra, your driver will assist to arrange your entrance fee (included) at the Petra Visitors Center. At the center you also have the option to hire a local Petra guide (additional cost) in multiple languages to enhance the Petra experience.. You are able to enjoy lunch during your time in Petra with an array of cafes and snacks to choose from (not included). Once you are done with Petra, you will meet your driver at your agreed upon location and time to continue to Wadi Rum. The ride from Petra to Wadi Rum is about 1.5 hour driving time.
In Wadi Rum, your driver will take you to the Wadi Rum Village which includes a gift shop, restaurant, washrooms, small museum and the option to hire a Bedouin Jeep ride to explore Wadi Rum further (not included). A Bedouin Jeep ride deep into the desert is highly recommended and the friendly Wadi Rum residence are very hospitable to share their country with you. The most popular tour is a 2 hour jeep ride which is the ideal route to explore Jordan’s beautiful terrain and answer the question’ Why Hollywood chooses Jordan’s Natural Wonder of the World as their movie back drop’,
After you Wadi Rum experience, your driver will be waiting at the Village to take you back to Amman approx. arrival between 9pm.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions"
"We advice to bring a sunhat and sunscreen"
"We advice comfortable walking shoes and clothing such as light weight cotton."
"In the winter months, you will need a jacket."
"Suggest no short shorts, or tight tank tops"
"Airport pick up are available for $40 US dollars paid to the driver direct"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Duration: 10 Hours
Traveler pickup is offered
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.