Tour to Petra and Jordan via Dead Sea and Massada, from Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
Visit the Negev and Jordan: Tour from Jeusalem or Tel Aviv to Petra and Jordan via the Dead Sea and the Negev desert. 3 days Israel and Jordan tour. Option of adding Jerusalem or Eilat Mts. jeep tour as 4th day.
Trips to Petra from Eilat: The treasury
Special offers for flights from Eilat to Tel Aviv starting from 80$ p.p. per way. Tickets are changeable and refundable.
This 3 days Israel Jordan tour will give you the option to start touring with us from Central Israel instead of Eilat.
The long journey from Central Israel to Eilat can easily become a great day tour and can give you the chance to learn and experience southern Israel.
This tour is offered as a private tour or in small groups to ensure the quality of the tour and the flexibility needed when traveling in Israel.
The tour is offered with a day tour through the Dead Sea, Masada and the Arava valley but is offered with other touring options as well such as Ramon crater and Southern Negev.
Visit the Dead Sea area in your way from Jerusalem to Petra
Southern Israel and Jordan - 3 Days tour
First Day – 2 popular options:
Option 1 - We being early from the center of Israel (Tel Aviv or Jerusalem) and make our way to the Dead sea and the famous Ein Gedi oasis. Here we enjoy a walk to the largest waterfall in the nature reserve and visit its best known sites. From here we drive to the world famous fortress of King Herod – Masada. Masada is spectacularly positioned on the top of the dramatic cliffs on the edge of the Dead Sea. We ascend the mountain by cable care on a 15 minute ride to the summit. 'The Messengers Path' is available for people who wish to make the hike up. We explore this remarkable site, taking in its incredible history and spectacular views. After touring Masada we head down to the lowest place on earth, the shores of the Dead Sea. We a take dip the unique waters and try the famous dead sea mud . We spend the night at hotel in Eilat or cross to a hotel in Aqaba, Jordan according to preference.
Other optional itineraries for this day include:
Jerusalem to Eilat via Dead Sea Massada and the Timna valley- The oldest copper mines in the world, located in the southern Negev near Eilat.
Jerusalem to Eilat via the Dead sea and craters of the Negev, the 'Ramon Crater' or the 'Small Crater, which includes off-road 4x4 adventure in the desert at a supplement of $140 in total for the tour.
travel to Jordan from Israel via Massada
Option 2 – this day will take you from central Israel (Tel Aviv or Jerusalem) through the Negev to the southern border crossing next to eilat.
After your pickup we will drive through Beer Sheba to Sde Boker and visit Ben Gurion's grave site. From there we will go to visit the old Nabataean city of Avdat (announced as a Unesco site in 2007).
We stop for a quick lunch in Mitzpe Ramon, visit the visitor center there and drive through the Ramon crater and the southern Negev to Timna Park.
Arrival to the border at around 18:00, we will get to our 3* Aqaba hotel right on time for dinner.
Day 2 - We begin our tour with Petra. Following breakfast in the hotel, we will be picked up by our group and head straight to the ancient city of Petra. The tour takes in the most popular highlights of Petra beginning with the Treasury and the Siq Canyon and heading right through the main centre of the site. After lunch in Petra we have some free-time. You may choose to take an optional hike up to The Monastery on Jabel A-Deir, or the High Place of Sacrifice, but prior notice is required for these options. Following the tour we meet you at our nearby offices to drive you to your hotel near Petra, or to a Bedouin camp in the desert. Other accommodation options are available below.
Visit Wadi Rum in Jordan in your way to Petra
Day 3 - This day covers the highlights of Wadi Rum. Having arrived at the village of Rum inside the nature reserve, we board 4X4 jeeps, driven by professional Bedouin drivers and journey to the sandstone area of Wadi Rum. Here we go off-road into its unique landscape and get right off the beaten track to explore rarely travelled ancient merchant routes. The enchanting Wadi Rum is an area almost surreal in its distinctive beauty. We cross red sand dunes and explore the beautifully eroded pillars of sandstone rock. It was this area of Wadi Rum that so inspired T E Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia). Wadi Rums beauty remains intact and its breathtaking scenery is still an inspiration for those who travel there. Lunch is enjoyed en route in the great outdoors. The tour includes the Seven Pillars, Khaz Ali canyon and Jabel Um Asharim. Returning by evening to Eilat.
Accommodation options in Aqaba (1stnight):
Selection of hotels to stay for min of 2 people:
3* Captain: 79$ per person in dbl room (single room supplement: 30$) High season sup. 10$ more p.p.
4* City Tower: recommended, recently opened: $86 per person in double room (single supplement $45) High season sup. 12$ more p.p.
4* La Costa: recommended, sea view: $96 per person in double room (single supplement $50) High season sup. 10$ more p.p.
5* Hilton Doubletree: recommended 5* hotel in city center – 125$ per person in dbl room (single room supplement: 45$) High season sup. 12$ more p.p.
5* Movenpick Aqaba Resort: seafront hotel 175$ per person in dbl room (single room supplement: 85$) High season sup. 20$ more p.p.
5* Intercontinental: recommended 175$ per person in dbl room (single room supplement: 90$) High season sup. 25$ more p.p.
Include: 1 night based on 2 people sharing a room, 2 meals, transfer from Eilat to the border and to hotel in Aqaba.
The price has to be added to the price of your tour to Petra.
Accommodation options in Petra (2nd night):
the tour price includes 3* hotel
The tour price includes 3* hotel
Amarin or 7 wonders Bedouin Camp: Recommended, supplement of $12 per person. Hi season sup. 6$ more pp.
5* Deluxe Movenpick Petra hotel: High Season supplement: 180$, Low Season: $120 pp. per person sharing a room
5* Hayat Zaman Resort: (Taybet Zaman before) Great promotion Price for reopening, it is built on top of the ruins of an ancient 200 years old Arab village on the edge of the Edom Mts. Supplement- High Season: 108$, Low Season: 75$ per person sharing a room, highly recommended! No alcohol is served.
3* - La Maison, 7 wonders hotel, Tetra hotel or similar: (no supplement) High season 8$ more pp.
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