Based on 69 reviews
Petra & Wadi Rum Trek - Exodus Travels
8 days

Petra & Wadi Rum Trek

From Amman to Amman
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Places You’ll See

  • Amman
  • Wadi Rum
    Wadi Rum
  • Petra
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  • Camp with the Bedouin people and learn of their lives
  • Behold the dramatic facade of Petra, the lost city
  • Ride through the Wadi Rum Desert in a 4x4
  • Trek off the beaten track through rugged mountains


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Amman.
  2. Day 2: To Wadi Rum; meet the Bedouin team and venture into the desert.
  3. Day 3: Traverse Siq el Barrah, a magnificent desert canyon with immense rock walls.
  4. Day 4: Trek to the arch of Burdah with optional climb.
  5. Day 5: To Um Fruth rock-bridge following Khor el Ajram to the Wadi Khashkhasheh.
  6. Day 6: Leave the desert for Petra.
  7. Day 7: A fascinating day visiting Petra, one of the world's foremost ancient sites; to Amman.
  8. Day 8: End Amman.
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      Customer Reviews

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      • 4.4
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      • RS
        September 25, 2018
        The tour was very good. One thing that bugged me was the tip we needed to contribute to. According to the trip notes, the participation was optional and the amount could be decided by us. Which was not the case. I'm not saying I wouldn't have tipped,... Show more
        Trip date: September 2018
      • A
        May 03, 2013
        Awesome scenery.  Real Lawrence of Arabia landscape and such colourful rock formations.  Petra was even more dramatic than I had anticipated.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Standing on top of the rock bridge, quite high up, and Â... Show more
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      • A
        May 02, 2013
        A brilliant week out, exploring a different world.  The trek gets better each day, and the desert scenery gave context to our viewing of Petra.  The camping was comfortable and the travelling Portaloo was appreciated.Do you have any advice for potential... Show more
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      • A
        May 01, 2013
        This is a wonderful trip.  Almost like two holidays in one, with the peace of the desert contrasting with the fascinating culture of Petra.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Crossing the Jebel Burdah bridge, drinking sage tea round the... Show more
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      • A
        April 17, 2013
        A fasinating Jordan experience, covering a visit to Mount Musa where Moses had brought the seven tribes of Israel, seeing 3000year old Mosaces, walking in the rocky desert of Waddi Rum, climbing up and over two natural rock bridges, while camping in the... Show more
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      • A
        April 15, 2013
        The combination of the desert, Wadi Rum and the historical remains of Petra made  this an excellent trip.  The food and organisation during the trip was really good.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The desert trekking and camping were... Show more
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      • A
        April 09, 2013
        Jordan's desert is more beautiful than I could ever imagined. A highlight was visiting Petra on Good Friday and being escorted on our own away from the crowds around this amzing site for almost 3 hours!What was the most inspirational moment of your... Show more
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      • A
        April 09, 2013
        A sensational, well balanced and well thought-out trip!What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?For me, the starry skies in the desert. I know that will sound odd on a trip that took it the magnificent sights of Petra but, most of all, I... Show more
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      • A
        March 26, 2013
        I would thoroughly recommend this trip to anyone with a sense of adventure. Jordan is an ideal introduction to the Middle East, it feels perfectly safe and the people are extremely helpful. The Wadi Rum itself has much more variety than I had imagined.... Show more
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      • A
        March 25, 2013
        A thoroughly enjoyable trip. Great desert and rock scenery on the Wadi Rum trek. Ruins of Petra were a lot bigger and more spectacular than I was expecting. Jordan felt a lot safer than I had been expecting, given the troubles in surrounding... Show more
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      Petra & Wadi Rum Trek

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        • Is there a guide?

          A guide will accompany you on the tour.

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          Selected meals are included as per the itinerary.

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          Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


          These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
          • Typhoid - Recommended for Jordan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
          • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Jordan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
          • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Jordan. Ideally 2 months before travel.
          • Rabies - Recommended for Jordan. Ideally 1 month before travel.
          • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Jordan. Ideally 10 days before travel.
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          • For any tour departing before 20 February 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 20 February 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Exodus Travels. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 75 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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