Travel from Dahab, Egypt to Petra, Jordan and find yourself in the midst of one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Listen, look and learn as your guide leads you through this ancient Nabatean city carved into rock - a journey you will never forget.
What to Expect
The tour begins at around 03:00 when your driver will arrive at your hotel to whisk you away from Dahab, driving for about an hour to reach the Nuweiba Ferry Port. The ferry will set sail shortly thereafter.
After about two hours by sea you will arrive at the Aqaba Royal Yacht Club. Once there, the tour guide representative will meet you and take you to the bus which awaits for your three-hour journey to Petra.
Once at Petra, we will head towards the Visitor's Center and begin a three-hour tour starting at the spectacular Al-Siq, where you will walk through a naturally pink shaded rock canyon passing the Treasury Department, Amphitheatre, King's Tombs, Roman Market Road and culiminating at the Spice Route.
Along the way, you will be able to stop and marvel at the amazing colors and construction of this Wonder of the World - sip some Bedouin tea and prepare your camera for some of the most beautiful snapshots you might ever take!
After your tour of you will stop for lunch at a nearby restaurant. Following lunch, you will be taken to your hotel to spend the night. Your guide will confirm with you your pick-up time for the return journey back to Dahab the following morning. It will be handy to get his phone number for any changes to the schedule.
In the morning after breakfast, please check out before 11:00. Your luggage can be stored at the hotel. Today, you will enjoy a free day to explore Petra on your own.
You will meet your guide at the pre-confirmed time to retrieve your luggage at the hotel You will then make your return trip back through Aqaba onward to Dahab. Our expected arrival in Dahab is 23:00.
- Assistance in Nuweiba Ferry Port
- Assistance at Royal Yacht Club in Aqaba
- Luxury boat from Nuweiba to Aqaba and back, including 1 soft drink
- Transfer by air conditioned bus from Aqaba to Petra and back
- Entrance fees in Petra
- Lunch at a 5-star hotel with open buffet on the first day
- One night accommodation at a 3-star hotel on Half Board basis
- Professional guide
- Horse riding for 10 minutes from the entrance to SIQ
- Marina departure fee and Aqaba departure fee
What's Not Included
- Lunch on the second day
- Tips for the horses in Jordan
- Re-entry visa for Egypt $18,- pp
Know Before You Go
Please remember to bring your passport, good hiking shoes, a sun hat / sun lotion, warm clothes in winter time (temperatures are lower than in Egypt), a breakfast box from the hotel and some snacks for the tour.
Prices are based on double room, sharing basis.
For single rooms, a single supplement fee applies. Please make sure to select this as an add-on to your booking if you require a single room.