Experience visiting one of the World’s seven wonders – Petra and Hollywood’s preferred movie backdrop- Wadi Rum. The day starts early at 6:30 am with a pick up from Amman heading to Petra for a morning tour. Petra is also known as the rose-red city, a name it gets from the wonderful color of the rock from which many of the city’s structures were carved. Then you will be transferred from Petra to Wadi Rum; The Moon Valley (around 1.5 Hour drive).Enjoy Bedouin 4×4 Jeep Tour and watch the sun set on the mountains. Your day ends with a transfer back to Amman.at 630pm departure.
You will be picked up at 06:30 am from your accommodation in Amman in a private A/C vehicle destined for Petra. Following a 3-hour drive along Jordan’s desert highway, you will arrive at Petra and be met by your guide. Start Petra site visit starting from the entrance, strolling through the narrow chasm of the Siq, you will come face to face with the iconic columns of the Treasury; Petra’s most photographed building. (Minimum 3 hours), then you will be transferred to Wadi Rum in a one and half hour drive. Enjoy a 2 hours Bedouin Jeep Tour into the desert where your Bedouin guide will show you Lawrence’s spring, Thamudic inscriptions, Khaza;I Canyon, Sand dunes & sunset. Afterwards, you will be driven back to your original departure point in Wadi Rum to proceed back to your drop off point in Amman.
Petra; the capital of the Nabataean Arabs, and one of the most famous archaeological sites in the world, Petra the world wonder is undoubtedly Jordan’s most valuable treasure and greatest tourist attraction, and it is visited by tourists from all over the world. Carved into the pink-hued Sharah Mountains by ancient Nabataean communities, the UNESCO-listed this 2,000-year-old city as the masterpiece of ancient architecture.
It is not known precisely when Petra was built, but the city began to prosper as the capital of the Nabataean Empire from the 1st century BC, which grew rich through trade in frankincense, myrrh, and spices.