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3-Hour 4x4 Safari in Little Petra

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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
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Good for avoiding crowds

Overview

Explore the hidden treasures of ancient Little Petra on a 3-hour afternoon trip from Petra. Traveling by 4x4, drive to the Little Petra area, once a trading outpost of the ancient, main Petra. Head through the entrance canyon to see caves and buildings once used by visiting traders, and view other highlights including an age-old cistern, Neolithic ruins, and Crusader fort. Tea, snacks, transport, and hotel or camp pickup and drop-off in Petra included.
  • 3-hour Little Petra safari by 4x4 from Petra
  • Ride a 4x4 around Little Petra, once a trading outpost of ancient Petra
  • Pass through the canyon entrance to view rock-cut buildings
  • See caves once used for dining, including one adorned with frescoes
  • Explore a Nabataean cistern, Neolithic-era remains, and ruined Crusader fort
  • See the sun set over Little Petra over tea and snacks
  • Round-trip 4x4 transport and hotel or camp pickup and drop-off included
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Pick-up and drop-off at hotel or camp in Petra
3 hour 4x4 tour with professional driver
Tea and light snack
Gratuities

Departure Point

Hotels and camps in Wadi Musa (Petra)

Departure Time

pm - please contact the local operator

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Leave your Petra (Wadi Musa) hotel or camp in the afternoon, and travel northward by air-conditioned 4x4.

After soaking in magnificent panoramas over the main Petra site from a viewpoint, drive on to Al Wu'ayra, a crumbled Crusader fort built by King Baldwin I during the 1100s.

Then, pass through a Bedouin village as you continue into Little Petra, an age-old valley and area dotted with rock-cut buildings hewn by the ancient Nabataeans.

Head off-road to see a Neolithic village dating from between 7,200 and 6,500 BC; one of the world’s oldest discovered settlements. Then, continue to Beir Al-Aris, a well-preserved Nabataean cistern. Composed of rock chambers and staircases, the cistern served as a well and is still used by locals for irrigation.

Next, head through the Siq Al-Barid, the narrow canyon that opens to many of Little Petra’s monuments. See the carved porticos and caves used as caravan stations and dining spots by long-ago traders, and view the 1st-century ceiling frescoes in one of the caverns.

Finally, visit a vantage point to experience awe-inspiring sunset views over Little Petra, admiring the scenery over a campfire-brewed tea and snacks. Your trip then finishes back at the original departure point.
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Petra
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Al-Beidha - Little Petra
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Jordan Inspiration Tours
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Casual attire with comfortable walking shoes
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • OPERATED BY Jordan Inspiration Tours

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