Shore Excursion Petra and Wadi Rum from Aqaba Port
|Trip Duration||Approx. 11-12 Hours|
|Trip Type||Private Tour by Air-conditioned vehicle(s)|
|Trip Runs||Every Day/ Any Date requested|
|Start/Pick up from||Aqaba Port|
|Return to/Drop off point||Aqaba Port|
|Pick up time||according to arrival time of cruise ship|
|Drop off Time||according to arrival time of cruise ship|
|Tour Itinerary & Details :|
|Your guide will be waiting dockside when your ship arrives into the port of Aqaba. He will be waiting near the tour buses and private vehicles with your name on a placard. Then drive around 1.5 hours to visit the rose-red city of Petra, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World – The Arab Nabateans carved over 2000 years ago magnificent buildings in the sandstone – reach the Siq ( canyon ), a narrow path that was once the main entrance to the city. An impressively long, deep and narrow gorge of stunning natural beauty, the Siq is hemmed in by cliffs soaring up to 263 feet, so you can walk or if you would like that, At the end of the Siq, you will see the Treasury, El-Khazneh, which was believed to hold countless treasures. Your first view of El-Khazneh is absolutely breathtaking, so have your camera ready! Other monuments you will see in Petra include the Royal Tombs and the Great Temple. Drive 1.5 hrs to the protected area of Wadi Rum then climb into the back of 4X4 for an exhilarating ride through this vast desert visiting “Lawrence’s House” where you can enjoy some great views Barragh Canyon. At the conclusion of your tour, meet up with your driver for the return drive to Aqaba and your ship.departure time from Petra depends on the departure time of your ship at Aqaba Port.|
Rate for Individuals & FITs ( Private Only) , Rates below are per person sharing private tour in USD $ (1-6 persons):
|No of Persons / Pax||01 Pax Only||02 Pax||03 Pax||04 Pax||05 Pax||06 Pax|
|Rate Per Person in USD $||$ 420||$ 260||$ 230||$ 210||$ 200||$ 190|
Rate for Groups of 07 Pax and more in USD $ per person , Group size can be customized more than 7 , Max. 48 Pax , Below are the number of persons which matches the bus size/capicity :
|No of Persons / Pax||07-08 Pax||09-16 Pax||17-24 Pax||25 - 29 Pax||30 - 39 Pax||40- 48 Pax|
|Rate Per Person in USD $||$ 180||$ 170||$ 160||$ 150||$ 140||$ 130|
|*Rate includes :|
-Meet & assist service at Aqaba Port.
-Transfers in private, A/C, new vehicle with English speaking, assisting driver.
-Local English speaking spot guide in Petra (about 2.5-03 hours) in case of 06 persons and more (For 07 persons & more as the regulations & rules , there must be a guide for full day from pick up until drop off ).
-Entrance fee Petra.
-Short horse ride in Petra from the main gate (not mandatory, horse handler expects a tip).
-Lunch at local restaurant in Petra (Al Qantara Restaurant / My Mum Recipe) , Upgrade to other restaurants is available upon request at additional/extra rate , see upgrades options below*)
- Entrance fees Wadi Rum
- 1.5 hr Jeep Tour in Wadi Rum
-Mineral water on vehicle.
-Entry visa Jordan (for non-restricted nationalities free of charge).
|* Rate does not include :|
- Horse drawn carriage or camel ride.
-Tips and private expenses.
|*Restaurants we use for this tour :|
- Al Qantarah Restaurant : https://www.jo-horizonstours.com/products/al-qantarah-restaurant/
- Deretna My Mom Recipe : https://www.jo-horizonstours.com/products/deretna-my-mom-recipe/
|*Restaurants we offer to upgrade at extra / supplement charges :|
- Basin Restaurant in Petra managed by Petra Guest House & IHG : Extra is $ 15 USD per person extra
- Movenpick Hotels' main Restaurant in Petra ( Al Saraya Restaurant ) : Extra is $ 25 USD per person extra
- Petra Marriott Hotels' main Restaurant in Petra ( Dushara Restaurant ) : Extra is $ 25 USD per person extra
- Old Village Resort in Petra, in its main restaurant (Sehteen Restaurant ) : Extra is $ 10 USD per person extra
|*Optional & Suggested Tours/activities at extra charges (Supplements) :|
*Camel Ride in Wadi Rum & Petra is optional for 10 JD / $ 15 USD per camel per hour (You don’t need to book it in advance . can be booked upon arrival to Petra or Wadi Rum and ask your guide in Petra/Wadi Rum)
*Petra Carriage ($40 USD for carriage - maximum capacity of 2 guests) - (You don’t need to book it in advance , can be booked upon arrival to Petra and can ask your guide in Petra at Petra Gate )
|* Important Notes & Information :|
-Passports details are very important to be provided in order to arrange an advance permission for our drivers/guides to meet you in front of the ship , this permission has to be applied (List of the passport details and our driver/guide names ...etc will be filled in a special form ) in advance and it takes 03 days to get it . Otherwise, our guides/drivers wont be able to meet you in front of the ship/inside the port terminal , as alternative , you should take a shuttle to the city center where you can find them . It is better and recommended to let our guide/drivers meet & wait you in front of the ship to exploit your time
- If you want to book this tour , please check this link and follow the steps : https://www.jo-horizonstours.com/products/shore-excursion-day-tours-for-cruise-passengers-from-aqaba-port-how-to-book-with-us/
-Please check our payment methods : https://www.jo-horizonstours.com/products/payment-methods-conditions1/
-4x4s in Wadi Rum are old vehicles (no A/C) and belong to the local Bedouin association. The vehicles in Wadi Rum are owned by the local Bedouin associations and are in a poor state. Given that we don't have any other choice when it comes to transportation in Wadi Rum, we can only advise our clients about their state.
*Transportation & Vehicles , for more information , please visit this link too :
|No of Persons in the Tour||Suitable Vehicles
according to the
number of Persons
|Pictures & Example for the Vehicles to be used|
|01 - 04 Persons||Sedan car
Cars with 04 seats ( 04 Passengers + the driver = 5 seats in total)
|05 - 06 persons||Mini-van
Mini-Vans with 07 seats ( 07 Passengers + the driver = 8 seats in total)
|07 - 09 Persons||Van
Vans with 09 seats ( 08 Passengers + the driver + the guide = 10 seats in total)
|10 - 16 Persons||Mini Bus
Coaster mini-buses with 16 seats ( 14 Passengers + the driver + the guide = 16 seats in total)
|17 - 29 Persons||Medium Bus
Medium Buses with 30 seats ( 28 Passengers + the driver + the guide = 30 seats in total)
|30 - 48 Persons||Large Bus
Large Buses with 48 seats ( 46 Passengers + the driver + the guide = 48 seats in total)
|Our Contact details for booking :|
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