Embark on a two-day tour to Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, with flights departing from Tel Aviv. Accompanied by a licensed guide, stroll down the Siq to witness the majestic Treasury for the first time. This incredible journey promises an experience like no other.
Prepare for an unforgettable two-day odyssey into the heart of Petra, a timeless desert city sculpted by the Nabateans in 312 B.C. Petra is a testament to the artistic brilliance of its creators, with the Treasury—its most grandiose sandstone carving—standing tall as a testament to their legacy. A walk through the Siq, a mesmerizing fissure in the mountain, leads you to this architectural masterpiece. Beyond the Treasury, you'll encounter a constellation of over eight hundred stunning structures, including a Roman amphitheater that once echoed with the cheers of 4,000 spectators, intricate tombs, bath houses, exquisite façades, temples, and more.
Please note, the tour doen't operate on Thursdays and Saturdays.
You'll take flight from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport to Eilat Ramon Airport, departing at the crack of dawn at 6:30 AM. A quick pick-up at 7:30 AM whisks you away to the Arava border, setting the stage for your Petra adventure. By 11:30 AM, you'll find yourself standing in the shadow of Petra's timeless beauty. At 3:30 PM, you'll refuel with a hearty lunch at a local restaurant, before we transport you to your Petra hotel at 4:30 PM. As the sun sets, the city unveils its nocturnal charm—if you wish, join the "Petra by Night" walk for an additional fee of $25.
The morning begins with a delectable breakfast at your hotel at 8:00 AM. The rest of the morning and afternoon are yours to delve deeper into Petra's wonders and peruse the treasures of its authentic market. At 4:30 PM, we'll guide you to Wadi Rum, a stunning desert landscape perfect for photos. At 7:00 PM, you'll be driven to the border for passport control, marking the end of the tour. Your flight back to Tel Aviv is scheduled for 9:30 PM.