Private Petra day-trip including Little Petra trip from Amman
Attractions & guided tours

Private Petra day-trip including Little Petra trip from Amman

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$159.00
Free cancellation
Language: English , Arabic
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 10 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn about Petra's magnificent history as you visit the city's main sites
  • Listen as your guide describes how the Nabataeans sculpted the buildings in the dessert
  • Admire the rose-pink masterpiece that is Treasury "El Khazneh"
  • Explore the marvelous scenes of Little Petra
  • Enjoy a tea break with the Bedouins nestles in the tranquil rose mountains
What to expect

Kickstart your Arabian adventure from central Amman, settle into your air-conditioned vehicle for a small group tour, and head over for some Petra exploration! You'll drive south early in the morning to the Nabatean Red Rose City of Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, for a classic visit. As you travel, gaze at the desert landscapes and hear tales of Jordan’s history. You'll also get to pass by Little Petra, a small rocky valley with carvings, that archaeologists believe acted as a Nabatean suburb or a place where weary traders and travelers of the Silk Road would rest before heading to the main city. Upon arrival, you'll enjoy a 2-hour tour of Petra with your guide. You can walk or ride a horse through the famous “siq”, a narrow path of 1.2 kilometers; rock fissure that was once the main entrance to the city, and marvel at your first glimpse of the hauntingly beautiful Treasury “El Khazneh” as the canyon suddenly opens up. You'll then head over to the main area where you can witness other buildings such as the 3,000-seater Theater, Royal Tombs, and the High Place of Sacrifice: a clifftop altar that was once used for various ceremonies.

As you explore, listen as your guide describes how the Nabataeans sculpted the buildings, and learn how they mastered the harsh desert conditions to make their lives here. After around two hours of exploring, enjoy free time, and if you have enough time you can climb up the monastery on your own.

Return to Petra’s entrance and rejoin your vehicle and driver to be transferred to little Petra to enjoy the other marvelous scenes over there. Enjoy a tea break with the Bedouins before your journey back to Amman, where your day trip ends with a hotel drop-off.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Professional Driver
    • Entrance fees to Petra
    • All applicable taxes
    • Local English Speaking guide (from the visitor center up to Qasr Al Bint)
    • Tea with Bedouins
    • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    What's not included
    • Personal expenses
    • Additional food and drinks
    • Tips (optional)
    Where
    Meeting point:
    During booking, you will be asked to provide your pick-up address. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.
    What to remember
    • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You will find the contact info in the voucher after booking
    • For clients holding Jordan Pass, the entrance fees will be returned directly at the destination
    • Pick-up and drop-off from Amman Queen Alia International Airport available by request for a layover day tour
    • Most of the restaurants in Jordan for the tour with lunch are don't serve alcoholic beverages
    • It is recommended to bring a hat, plenty of water and sunscreen (especially during summer months)
    • Don't forget your camera!
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    Provider
    Travco Jordan
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 36 hours before the experience begins.

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