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  • Location: Amman, Jordan
  • Duration:  3 days (approx.)
Discover one of the wonders of the world, carved from the pink-hued stone more than 2,000 years ago. On this 3-day tour you will have ample time to fully explore the rose-red city of Petra. Explore with your private guide on the first day to learn all about the history and be sure to get some tips of which areas to head to the two days to fully understand the Bedouin history of this city.


  • Private 3 day tour of Petra
  • Private tour can be tailored to your interests
  • Spend your first day with a professional guide in Petra
  • Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site at your leisure on this 2 night trip
  • Local english-speaking guide

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What You Can Expect

Private Three Day Tour to Petra - UNESCO World Heritage Site

Explore Petra at your leisure on this 3-day tour

The city located 140 miles (225 kilometers) from Amman, was carved in stone more than 2000 years ago in order to dominate the trade routes of ancient Arabia.

A day is not enough time to explore the wonders of Petra, however on this Private Three Day Tour, you will have plenty of time to take in the sites of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, such as The Treasury (El-Khazneh), which was seen in the Hollywood film - Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.

A local English Speaking Guide will be included for 2 hours in Petra on Day 1. The guides are provided by the Authority of Petra under the Ministry of Tourism.

This is a private tour so please list any special interests you have (art, architecture, history, culture) at time of booking to alert our driver, so that he or she can better prepare for your private tour.


Day 1: Amman - Petra (D)
You will be picked up at approximately 8.00am from your hotel in Amman. Arriving in Petra at around 10.30am you will check into your hotel, head to the red-rose city and meet your guide for you 2 hour tour of the city. First, you will walk the siq, a narrow path of 1.2 kilometers, which is the main entrance to the city. At the end of the siq, you will see the treasury "Khazneh" - which was believed to hold countless treasures. The first view of the "Khazneh" is breath-taking. Other monuments you can see are the Theatre, the Byzantine Church, and the Royal Tombs. Be sure to get some tips on which areas you should explore the next day!

Overnight accommodation and dinner is at your selected Petra hotel.

Day 2: Petra (B, D)
After breakfast, you will be collected by your driver to return to the Nabatean Red Rose City of Petra, which is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Your day is free to explore at your leisure, climb high to the temple and absorb the beautiful views or head inside the tombs. A city 260 kilometers from Amman carved in stone more than 2000 years ago in order to dominate the trade routes of ancient Arabia.

Overnight accommodation and dinner is at your selected Petra hotel.

Day 3: Petra - Amman (B)
After breakfast, check out of the hotel and spend the rest of the morning at leisure. Make arrangements with the driver for a suitable time to return to Amman. The driver will drop you off at your Amman hotel.
From USD $ 325.00

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Tour code: 2268EXTZT007BDT


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