1. Jordan
  2. Amman
  3. Petra

Amman: Petra Day Trip and City Sightseeing with Guide

Product ID: 210573
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Discover the historic rose-colored city of Petra, a UNESCO World Heritage site built by the Nabatean people some 2000 years ago. Learn the stories this unique sight has to offer then head back to Amman for a full tour of the city’s most iconic landmarks.
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Duration: 11 hours
Starting time 7:00 AM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the ancient city of Petra, built by the Nabatean people some 2000 years ago
  • Learn about Jordan's rich history from your experienced local guide
  • Admire the beauty of the desert landscape on your trip to and from Amman
  • Wander the downtown streets of Amman and visit some of the city's most iconic landmarks
Full description
Step back into ancient history as you visit the Nabatean Red Rose City of Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Journey through Little Petra, a small rocky valley with carvings believed to represent the Nabatean’s caravan heading to the main city who used this as an accommodation stop for the traveling traders.

Move onto the main Petra site and learn about its magnificent history on a 2-hour guided tour. Walk or ride a horse through the famous Siq, once the main entrance to the city. Admire this rose-pink masterpiece as you walk through the canyon to explore the Royal Tombs and the High Place of Sacrifice.

Head back to the capital of Amman for a panoramic tour of the city’s highlights. Catch a glimpse of the animated markets and churches bustling with life. Pass King Hussein’s Palace and King Abdullah’s mosque, then gaze at the Roman Amphitheater carved into a hillside. Enjoy some free time in downtown Amman, meet the locals and pick up a souvenir to remind you of your trip.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private transfer by air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking Driver
  • Entrance fees to Petra
  • Horse ride before the Siq
  • Local English-speaking guide for the classic visit of Petra
  • Amman panoramic visit with a viewpoint from the Citadel
What’s Not Included
  • Meals, unless option with lunch selected (vegetarian meal by request)
  • Beverages
  • Gratuities to all staff

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Important information
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• For clients holding Jordan Pass, the corresponding entrance fees will be returned directly at the destination
• Pickup and drop-off at Amman Queen Alia International Airport available by request for layover day tours
• Local SIM cards and Wi-Fi are available upon request and can be subject to a small additional charge of approximately $20
• Most local tourist restaurants in Jordan are non-alcoholic

From US$ 300 per person

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Product ID: 210573