Petra & Wadi Rum Excursions From Aqaba Port

Shore Trips Info
Petra & Wadi Rum Excursions From Aqaba Port
Trip duration
Approx. 12 Hours
Starting from
$239
  • Trip Port: Aqaba Port
  • Trip Type: Private Guided Tour
  • Trip Activity: Adventure Safari
  • Trip Schedule: Every Day

Depart your cruise ship docking in Aqaba port to merge Jordan desert culture and adventure in one day activity. Explore the Red Rose Rock City Of Petra with Jeep expedition into the protected area of Wadi Rum the most exciting desert landscapes in world.

Excursion Itinerary

Morning pick up from port then drive for hour and half to visit Petra; Jordan’s most invaluable attraction famous for its rock cut design and the water system.

Petra is an extensive city carved in rock between the Red and the Dead Sea, established 312 BC by the Arab Nabataeans and it has occupied strategical point and spot link world major civilization in ancient times.

Experience the horse back ride or walk foot to the Siq Canyon, continue to the famed Treasury then wander the street of Facades, admire the Royal Tombs and stop for great sightseeing in Qasr Al Bent.

Proceed to Wadi Rum protectorate; sandstone and granite rock valley and a very breathtaking desert resort lies in south Jordan, about 70 km from Aqaba; believed to be the biggest wadi in Jordan and famous for its high mountains series and its pink sand.

Uncover the area famous for its rough mountains & colored sand dunes with 4x4 Jeep ride with lunch in the way then drive back to your cruise in Aqaba port.

Excursion Includes

  • Port pickup & drop off services
  • Transportation in AC vehicle
  • Professional English speaking driver
  • Expert local tour guide in Petra
  • Entrance fees to sites as per itinerary
  • Short horse ride in Petra
  • 2 Hours 4x4 Jeep ride in Wadi Rum
  • Lunch meal in Petra
  • All service charges & taxes

Shore Tripping Tips

What to Bring With me During This Trip??

  • Sunscreens and sun block.
  • Sunglasses in summer times.
  • Light & colorful clothing.
  • Light & comfortable shoes.

Interesting Facts

  • Aqaba is the biggest city at Red Sea Gulf of Aqaba and the capital of Aqaba Governorate.
  • Aqaba is Jordan unique coastal city and seaport at the northeastern extremity of Red Sea.
  • Aqaba is known tourist seaside resort in Jordan & it is famous for its rich marine life.
  • Aqaba been inhabited since 4000 BC due to its location at ancient world trading routes.
  • Aqaba population is about 108 000 with 4.3% growth rates which is the highest in Jordan.
  • Aqaba been chosen as the Arab Tourism City of 2011 for its beach resorts and luxury hotels.
  • Aqaba is connected by land to the rest of Jordan cities - Eilat in Israel and Saudi Arabia.
  • 1.3 million use ferries between Aqaba to Egypt ports in Taba - Nuweiba and Sharm El Sheikh.

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Excursion Cost

2-3 Persons 4-6 Persons 7-10 Persons
335 (USD) 255 (USD) 239 (USD)

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