Two Days, 1 night

October 12, 2008 · Filed Under Tour and Prices · Comment 

The majestic Wadi Rum will tame your soul & Petra is full of wonder – believe in the impossible. Aqaba, the jewel of the Red Sea.

Tour name: The Golden Triangle

1-Day Araba, Aqaba,  Wadi Rum, Petra O/N hotel or W.Rum camping

10:00 meet assist at Araba transfer to Aqaba
10:30 city tour of Aqaba & free time
12:00 transfer to Wadi Rum
13:00 2 hours jeep tour of the highlights of Wadi Rum desert
16:00 depart to Petra
17:30 arrive Petra check in hotel dinner & O/N

2- Day Petra – Araba

07:00 breakfast at hotel
08:00 full day tour of Petra with the best sun light
13:00 lunch inside Petra
16:00 depart Petra
18:00 arrive to Araba end of service

Two Days 1 Night Prices

Pax 2-3 4-6 7-9 10-19 20-30 30+
Price 3*$ 675 484 385 365 335 295

Price Includes:
* All transportation in an air conditioned car, van & bus
* Up to 6 pax Local English guide in Petra
* 7 pax+ English speaking guide throughout
* 2 hours jeep tour in Wadi Rum
* Wadi Rum & Petra entrance fees
* One night 3*hotel H.B

Note:

4 and 5 stars hotels available for an additional fee.

Departure possible from Allenby Bridge (Jerusalem), Arava-Eilat.

4 Days, 3 Nights

October 10, 2008 · Filed Under Tour and Prices · Comment 

Dead Sea – the Haven Comes Alive, Mount Nebo the legend of Mousa , Madaba the mosaics church , Jarash the Roman city , Petra , Wadi Rum & Aqaba

Tour name : Jordan Experience

Day 1 Araba – Dead Sea . Nebo , Amman O/N

07:00 meet at Araba & transfer via Araba to Dead Sea
11:00 arrive at Dead Sea for swim
13:00 lunch at Dead Sea Spa hotel
15:00 visit & sun set at Mount Nebo
17:00 arrive Amman hotel dinner & O/N

Day 2 Amman – Jerash – Madaba Petra O/N

07:00 breakfast at hotel
08:00 depart to Jarash
09:00 arrive Jerash & tour of the city
12:00 depart Jerash
13:00 city tour of Amman
14:00 arrive Madaba visit the church
15:00 depart Madaba
20:00 arrive Petra via Desert road dinner & O/N hotel

Day 3 Petra – Wadi Rum O/N

07:00 breakfast at hotel
08:00 tour of the high light of Petra
14:00 lunch inside Petra
15:00 depart Petra
16:30 arrive Wadi Rum tourist camp for sun set walk
20:00 dinner & party at Bedouin tent (Arabian night) & O/N

Day 4 Wadi Rum – Aqaba – Araba

08:00 breakfast at camp
09:00 2 hour jeep tour of Wadi Rum
12:00 arrive Aqaba city tour & free time
14:00 arrive Araba end of service.

4 Days 3 Nights Prices

Pax 2-3 4-6 7-9 10-19 20-30 30+
Price in us 1550 990 750 720 605 595

Price Includes:
* all transportation on A/C car , van & bus
* Up to 6 pax Local English guide in Petra
* 7 pax+ English speaking guide throughout
* 2 hours jeep tour Wadi Rum
* all entrance fees Nebo , Madaba , Jerash , Petra , Wadi Rum
* Two nights at 3* hotel H/B & one night Wadi Rum tourist camp
* Lunch at Dead Sea day 1

Note:

4 and 5 stars hotels available for an additional fee.

Departure possible from Allenby Bridge (Jerusalem), Arava-Eilat.

General Information

April 16, 2008 · Filed Under General Information · Comment 

Here you can get general information about Petra, Jordan and Israel.

Petra is located in the Edom mountains of south-western Jordan, 160 miles (257km) south-southwest from the capital of Amman, and about 50 miles (80km) north-northeast of Aqaba. Petra site it’s open daily from 6 AM till 6 PM The closest airports are Eilat (Israel) and Amman (Jordan). The airport of Ben Gurion in Tel Aviv, Israel, is situated nine miles (14km) southeast of Tel Aviv, 30 miles (50km) west of Jerusalem.

Eilat Airport (ETH) is right in the middle of the city. Flights to Tel Aviv are frequent and take only 50 minutes, but expect to pay around NIS 250 for a one-way trip. However, tourists can arrive in Eilat on charter flights via the Ovda International Airport (VDA), also known as Uvda, 65 km (40 miles) and nearly a 50 min drive from town.

What to Wear

Sportswear, baggy pants, and walking shoes are advisable. Keep in mind the relative conservatism of Middle Eastern societies. Summer evenings can be quite cool, so one should be prepared to wear a shawl or sweater. Winters are cold, windy and rainy.

Cost of entry Prices

Adults: 1 Day JD 11 (US$ 16) – 2 Days JD 13.5 (US$ 20) – 3 Days JD 16 (US$ 23) – Students and Children under 12 years: 1 Day JD 6 (US$ 8.5) – 2 Days JD 7.25 (US$ 10.25) – 3 Days JD 8.5 (US$ 12) Museums Petra Archeological Museum is located inside the site (see Petra Map & Monuments), which houses a wide variety of finds from Petra (Hours 8 AM- 4 PM). Another small, but interesting museum is to be found in an unusual Nabataean structure set into the hillside of Al-Habees (Hours 8 AM- 4 PM).

Restaurants

Local Restaurants and American Style Restaurants like Pizza Hut are to be found nearby the entrance and in Wadi Mosa town. Petra also boasts a number of hotels to suit every taste and budget where you can enjoy delicious food (e.g. Al-Iwan in Movenpick Resort and Taybet Zaman).

Our private tours itineraries

April 15, 2008 · Filed Under Petra/Jordan Tours · Comment 

Below are our private tours in Petra. Our travel experts can also plan other options for you. Feel free to contact us at info@tour-petra.com if you have any question or if you want a special quotation for a tour in Petra, anywhere in Jordan or in Israel. We also provide private tours.

Program No. 1- One day Petra (Araba – Araba)

Meet and assist at Araba border, transfer to Petra, visit of Petra, back to Araba at your convenience.

Price includes:

transportation in A/C car/van

English-speaking guide throughout

Entrance fees

Ask for Supplement for lunch in Petra

Program No. 2- two days/ one night: Petra (Shiekh Hussien/ Alenby – Sheikh Hussein/ Allenby)

Day 1: Meet and assist, transfer to Petra, visit of Madaba & Mt. Nebo, O/N Petra.

Day 2: Visit of Petra, afternoon transfer at their convenience

Price includes:

Transportation in A/C car/van

English-speaking guide throughout

Entrance fees: Petra, Madaba, and Nebo

One night hotel, HB of their choice

Not included:

Consult for Supplement for lunch in Petra

Program 3- Two days / one night: Petra (Araba – Araba)

Day 1: Meet assist at Arab, transfer to Wadi Rum for jeep tour, O/N Petra

Day 2: Visit of Petra, afternoon transfer to Araba at their convenience

Price includes:

Transportation in A/C car/van

English-speaking guide throughout

Entrance fees: Wadi Rum & Petra

2 hour jeep tour Wadi Rum

One night hotel, HB of their choice

Not included:

Consult for Supplement for lunch in Petra

Program No. 4- Three days/ 2 nights: Petra (Sheikh Hussein/ Allenby – Sheikh Hussein/ Allenby )

Day 1: Meet assist, transfer to Petra visit of Madaba Nebo, O/N Petra

Day 2: Visit of Petra, afternoon transfer to Amman. O/N

Day 3: Visit of Jerash- Ajlun; drop off, at their convenience

Price includes:

Transportation in A/C car/van

English-speaking guide throughout

Entrance fees: Madaba, Nebo, Petra, Jerash & Ajlun
2 night’s hotel, HB of their choice

Not included:
Consult for Supplement for lunch in Petra

Program No. 5-Four days/ 3 nights: Petra (Sheikh Hussein/ Allenby – Sheikh Hussein/ Allenby)

Day 1: Meet assist, transfer to Petra visit of Dead Sea & Dana, O/N Petra

Day 2: Full day visit of Petra, O/N Petra

Day 3: King’s highway, visit of Karak, Madaba, Nebo, O/N Amman

Day 4: Jerash- Ajlun, drop of , at their convenience

Price includes:

Transportation in A/C car/van

English-speaking guide throughout

Entrance fees: Madaba, Nebo, Petra, Karak, Jerash & Ajlun

3 Nights hotel, HB of their choice

Not included:

Consult for Supplement for lunch in Petra

Petra Mövenpick Nabatean Castle

April 13, 2008 · Filed Under Hotels in Petra · Comment 

Mövenpick Nabatean Castle Hotel is a 10 minute drive from the entrance to the historic site of Petra, situated in a breathtaking secluded position on a hillside at an altitude of 1,400 metres.

All the hotel’s 92 rooms and suites are spacious and most have extraordinary views over the Great Rift Valley. Interconnecting rooms and non-smoking rooms are available on request.
All rooms are equipped with minibar, hairdryer, digital satellite TV, direct-dial phone, coffee and tea-making facilities and air-conditioning.

Golden Tulip Petra

April 13, 2008 · Filed Under Hotels in Petra · Comment 

 

The Golden Tulip Kings’ Way is located next to the famous Moses Springs, 4 km from the amazing rose-red city of Petra. A modern 4-Star hotel, we are equipped with all the facilities and services for your enjoyment and comfort. We welcome visitors from all over the world in our true tradition of Arabic hospitality.

The Golden Tulip Kings’ Way is located about 3 hours drive away from Amman, the capital of Jordan; and 2.5 hours drive away from Queen Alia International Airport. Also, 1.5 hours drive away from Aqaba and Eilat, the two cities at the Red Sea.

The combination of its convenient location, extensive facilities, and friendly ambiance, makes the Golden Tulip Kings’ Way the ideal place to stay during your visit to Petra.

Marriot Hotel Petra

April 13, 2008 · Filed Under Hotels in Petra · Comment 

Overlooking the dramatic Petra valley, the Petra Marriott Hotel combines the warmest Arabian hospitality with the splendor of an ancient city carved into rose-red cliffs. Our hotel is a haven for comfort and luxury. Our spacious rooms, most of which have spectacular views of the valley, feature mini-bar, safe, hair dryer, individual climate control and satellite TV. There are several culinary choices. At Dushara, start your day with an elaborate breakfast buffet or enjoy Middle Eastern specialties for lunch or dinner. Feast on homemade pizza and pasta at L’Affresco, our Italian restaurant. For relaxation, our hotel offers many amenities. Swim in the outdoor pool and enjoy the breathtaking views. Rejuvenate your body during a Turkish bath, sauna or massage. For a banquet or special event, you couldn’t find a finer choice. Our hotel features 1,790 square feet of event space overlooking the Petra Mountains.