Embark on an awe-inspiring journey from Cairo to Petra, where ancient history meets breathtaking natural wonders. Our Petra tour is designed to immerse you in the magic of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, allowing you to explore its hidden treasures, ancient tombs, and stunning landscapes. Book now for an unforgettable adventure!
Join us on a remarkable expedition from Cairo to Petra, a city carved into the rose-red cliffs of southern Jordan. Petra is an archaeological wonder that has captured the imaginations of travelers for centuries. Known as the “Rose City” due to its stunning pink sandstone formations, Petra is a testament to the ingenuity of the Nabateans, an ancient Arabian civilization. This 3-day journey will transport you back in time as you explore Petra’s hidden secrets, including the famous Treasury and the Monastery.
Highlights of the Tour:
- Guided tour of Petra’s most iconic sites, including the Treasury and the Monastery.
- Witness the breathtaking beauty of Petra by candlelight during a magical night tour.
- Explore the ancient city of Wadi Musa and experience Jordanian culture and cuisine.
- Optional visit to Little Petra, a smaller but equally enchanting archaeological site.
- Free time to shop for souvenirs and local handicrafts.
- Comfortable accommodations and transportation throughout the tour.
- Hassle-free travel with a comprehensive itinerary.
- Expert local guides providing insights into Petra’s history and culture.
- Small group sizes for a more personalized experience.
- Flexible booking options, including customization of pickup times.
- Instant confirmation upon booking.
Day 1: Cairo to Petra
- Early morning departure from Cairo.
- Cross the border into Jordan.
- Arrive in Petra and check into your hotel.
- Evening at leisure.
Day 2: Petra Exploration
- Breakfast at the hotel.
- Full-day guided tour of Petra, including the Treasury, Siq, and Monastery.
- Evening candlelit tour of Petra.
- Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3: Return to Cairo
- Breakfast at the hotel.
- Optional visit to Little Petra.
- Lunch at a local restaurant.
- Depart for the return journey to Cairo.
- Round-trip transportation from Cairo.
- Border crossing assistance.
- 2 nights’ accommodation in Petra.
- Guided tours of Petra and optional visit to Little Petra.
- Breakfasts and one lunch.
- Petra by Night experience.
- All entrance fees.
- English-speaking guide.
- Visa fees.
- Personal expenses.
- Travel insurance.
- Tips and gratuities.
- Standard Package: $599 per person
- Optional Little Petra visit: Additional $50 per person
Tips and Advice for Travelers:
- Wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes.
- Carry a refillable water bottle and stay hydrated.
- Respect local customs and traditions.
- Exchange currency for Jordanian Dinar (JOD) upon arrival.
- Pack sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses for sun protection.
- Passport with a minimum of 6 months validity required.
- Visa assistance provided, but fees are not included.
- Please inform us of any dietary restrictions in advance.
- Group sizes are limited to ensure an intimate experience.
- Customize your pickup time to suit your schedule.
- Is this tour suitable for children?
- Yes, children are welcome, but please consider the walking involved.
- Are meals included in the tour price?
- Breakfasts and one lunch are included. Other meals are at your expense.
- Do I need a visa for Jordan?
- Yes, a visa is required, and we provide assistance with the process.
- Can I extend my stay in Petra?
- Yes, we can arrange for extended accommodations upon request.
- Is this tour wheelchair accessible?
- Petra has uneven terrain, and some areas may be challenging for wheelchair users.