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One day tour to Aaron Tomb

One day tour to Aaron Tomb

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Tour Description:

On our tours to Petra, we will pick you up from your accommodation in Eilat (or from Eilat airport), and take you to Petra through Aravah border crossing.

Our tours to Petra starts in a short panoramic tour of the port city Aqaba.

We will travel through a scenic route of the “Desert Way” to the UNESCO city of Petra, stopping on the way in an observation point on the magnificent view of Wadi Rum.

We will enter Petra through the Siq (narrow gorge). Included in your package is an optional horseback riding for the first 600 meters of the site, until the beginning of the Siq (tipping the carrier is required – minimum $3).

We will walk through the narrow Siq into the rock-cut city of Petra. Right by the end of the Siq, we will reveal the most magnificent monument of Petra – the Treasury. After visiting the Treasury, we will continue to the Royal Tombs, visit the Theater and the Cardo (a street of facades), and more. In your free time, you will have an optional climb to the Royal Tombs.

On the way back to the Visitors Center, you will have an option to ride on horses and camels, and have carriages for extra charge.

After the walking tour in Petra, we will go to a superior local authentic restaurant, which is located not far from the entrance to Petra, where you will have a buffet lunch (included in the price).

* Those who have difficulty walking can hire a donkey-drawn buggy for a supplement payment to the local people.

Itinerary:

07:30 Pick-up from your accommodation in Eilat (or from Eilat airport) and transport to Aravah crossing border.

08:00 Crossing the border at Aravah (border control and customs) with the help of our professional crew.

* Please note that this process may take some time, so your patience is required and appreciated.

08:30 Meet our Jordanian guide, and drive to Aqaba for a short panoramic tour of the city.

09:00 Transport from the border to Petra in our brand new model air-conditioned vehicles through a vast and comfortable highway (the “Desert Way”), following a scenic route on the mountain side, and arriving at Petra’s historical site, known as one of the seven wonders of the world.

11:30 Arrive to Petra – guided tour in the red-rose heritage city.

* Included in the price is a short horseback riding for the first 600 meters of the site.

15:30 Lunch at a superior local authentic restaurant (included in the price).

16:30 Drive southwards back to Eilat through Wadi Rum.

19:00 Arrive to Aravah border, and crossing the border back to Israel.

19:30 Drop off back at your accommodation in Eilat (or at Eilat airport).

* The schedule is subjected to changes.

Details:

Israel Petra Tours offers daily tours to Petra – the Red-Rose City – One of the Seven Wonders of the World.

Petra, the lost city of the Nabataeans, has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1985. UNESCO has described Petra as “one of the most precious cultural properties of man’s cultural heritage”.

The city of Petra offers a lot of sites to explore for the traveler, like : The Siq (the path to Petra); Al Khazneh (The Treasury); Al Deir (The Monastery); The Theater; The Great Temple of Petra; Streets of Facades; The lonely cave; Aharon’s Tomb; Obelisk Tomb and the Triclinium; The Silk Tomb; The Uneishu Tomb; The Hadrian Gate and the Cardo Maximus; Ancient Roman columns; The Byzantine Church of Petra; Beautiful colorful sandstone rocks formations, and much more.

A tour to Petra offered by Israel Petra Tours is a great opportunity to visit this great wonder of the ancient world, a place that every traveler must visit at least once in his lifetime.

We use brand new model vehicles, best hotels and restaurants, and employ only the best most professional tour guides.

Israel Petra Tours guarantees for the best price for tours to Petra! You do not want to miss this great offer!

Important Information:

The tour includes:

  • Pick-up from your accommodation, and drop-off back at your accommodation.
  • Meeting and assistance at the border crossing in both directions.
  • Transports.
  • Tour guides.
  • Entrance fees to Petra for one day.
  • Horseback riding for the first 600 meters of the site.
  • Jeep drive from the Basin until Mount Haroun.
  • Free souvenir and Jordan brochure.

The tour doesn’t include:

  • $65 for border fees paid in cash only.
  • Tips.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Personal insurance.

Notes:

  • You can pay for the tour in US dollars, Euros and Israeli shekels.
  • The price of the tour is for cash. For credit card, there is 5.5% commission.
  • You need to bring a valid passport on the day of the tour.
  • Do not forget to bring comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, mineral water, light clothes in the summer and warm clothes in the winter.
  • Lunch in Petra will be late, so it is recommended to eat a big breakfast or bring a breakfast box with you.
  • Guide in other languages is available for extra $150 per booking in an advance notice.

Cancellation Policy:

  • You can cancel your tour 14 days in advance with no cancellation fees.
  • For 7-14 days in advance, there is 10% cancellation fee.
  • For 2-7 days in advance, there is 50% cancellation fee.
  • We will charge you full price for cancellation less than 48 hours from departure time or no-show.

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