Join our Petra 2 day tour from Aqaba for the perfect Petra experience, featuring a guided introduction to Petra on day one, followed by a night in a Petra hotel or Bedouin Camp,
Join our Petra 2 day tour from Aqaba for the perfect Petra experience, featuring a guided introduction to Petra on day one, followed by a night in a Petra hotel or Bedouin Camp, and then a free day to explore Petra at your leisure in more depth. The Petra 2 day tour from Aqaba is available daily with guaranteed departures, and provides a well curated option for those wishing to explore Petra’s highlights as well as the Monastery and the more hidden corners of the ‘rose red city’ which visitors are often not privileged enough to experience. The tour begins daily from hotels in Aqaba and is available year-round.
Petra 2 day tour from Aqaba – Highlights
Pickup from your hotel in Aqaba
Drive north to Petra, the Nabatean city which was lost for thousands of years
Enjoy a guided tour and introduction to Petra including the Siq, Treasury, Obelisk Tomb, Jabal Madbach (the sacrificial palace),Calligraphy, Theater, and Mountaintop Tombs
Take an optional horse-back ride at the entrance to the site
Taste authentic Jordanian food at lunch on day one
Sleep overnight in a Petra hotel or Bedouin Campsite (your choice)
Experience the Petra at Night Experience (not included, extra $25, available on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday) in which a huge part of the site of Petra is candle-lit and beautiful
Take advantage of an open entry ticket to Petra on the second day, allowing you to explore at leisure, visit the Monastery, photograph the site at dawn, or take an extra guide for the day to get more historical depth.
Return to Aqaba stopping en route for a view of Wadi Rum
Petra 2 day tour from Aqaba itinerary
09:00 – Pickup from your hotel in Aqaba
11:30 – Arrival in Petra, guided tour of the site
15:30 – Lunch at a local restaurant
16:30 – Check-in to the hotel or Bedouin Campsite
Evening – optional Petra by Night experience
08:00 – Breakfast in the hotel or camp. Free day at Petra
16:30 – Transfer back to Aqaba
18:30 – Arrival in Aqaba
NB all timings are approximate
Petra 2 day tour from Aqaba includes – entrance fee to Petra, two days of transportation, guided tour of Petra, horseback ride in Petra, overnight in 3-star hotel or Bedouin Campsite, breakfast, lunch on day 1.
Price excludes – personal travel insurance, drinks, tips and gratuities
Upgrade to 4 or 5-star hotels are available, pricing depends on the season.