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  • Eilat Mountains: Sunset Jeep Adventure to Mount Joash

    1. Eilat Mountains: Sunset Jeep Adventure to Mount Joash

    After pickup from your hotel, head to the jeep gathering point. From this point you'll ascend through the wadi along Nahal Solomon, Rehoboam Nahal, Jehoshaphat Nahal up to 725 meters above sea level on the way to Mount Joash. At a few stopping points, your guide will share stories about the history of the area.  You'll also stop for a little picnic with pita bread with local labane cheese and a cup of herbal tea, before continuing up to the last point of your trip. From this observation point you'll be able to see four countries, Israel, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Jordan. After visiting Mount Joash you'll head back to your hotel.

    Great jeep tour booked for the evening I arrived. Awesome way to start my 5 day get away in Eilat

  • Eilat: Camel Safari with Bedouin Meal

    2. Eilat: Camel Safari with Bedouin Meal

    On arrival at the camel farm, receive a safety briefing and instructions for riding a trusty desert steed. Then, climb up onto your camel and enjoy a ride across the sandy terrain consisting of a circular ride through the beautiful desert landscape of the Eilat Mountains Reserve. Learn how to master the rolling gait and enjoy the views from your elevated perch. After your roughly 1.5 hour ride, return to the camel farm and enjoy a Bedouin tea, made with mint-flavored habak. Sip on the refreshing brew and relax as you chat over your camel ride adventures then sit down to a delicious Bedouin sit-meal. Traditional Bedouin meals usually consist of small plates of food shared between everyone, so expect to dig into tasty dishes such as fluffy Bedouin flatbreads (Bedouin pita made on the spot), labneh cheese, olives and tea brewed from desert plants, unique to Eilat. As you eat, absorb the to...

  • From Eilat: Petra Full-Day Tour

    3. From Eilat: Petra Full-Day Tour

    After an early departure from Eilat and crossing into Jordan, you will travel 2-3 hours along the scenic mountain route, to Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. After passing the Obelisks in front of the cave, you will enter the narrow, 1,200 meter long canyon, the Siq, where you have the option to ride for the first few hundred meters. As you walk through the gorge with the towering red stone on either side, you can marvel at the incredible sites carved into the red mountain. The magnificent exterior of the treasury with its Corinthian columns is particularly well-preserved as it is deeply carved into the rock and protected by overhanging rock. To give you an idea of the height, the funeral urn alone, tucked away up in the heart of the exterior is eleven feet high.  The monumental building known as Ad Deir, is over forty meters high, its columns reaching more than two storie...

  • From Eilat: Petra & Wadi Rum 2-day Tour

    4. From Eilat: Petra & Wadi Rum 2-day Tour

    Entering Petra, through the Siq, you'll arrive at the famous Treasury. One of the reasons Petra is one of the seven wonders of the world is the spectacular Treasury facade. With numerous statues, facades, temples, tombs, caves, and a Roman theatre, Petra is an unforgettable experience in ancient architecture. The Nabateans inhabited Petra over 2000 years ago and prospered from building a water conduit system. Water was sold to the passing caravans, merchants, and travelers. After an earthquake in 363 A.D. Petra fell into a decline. Without enough resources to rebuild it the city, people left Petra. Tour Itinerary Day 1: 8:30 AM – pickup from your hotel in Eilat 9:00 AM – cross the border and drive to Petra 11:00 AM – start the touring day 3:30 PM – lunch at a local restaurant 5:00 PM – check in to your hotel and free evening Day 2: 8:00 AM – breakfast at the hotel 9...

  • Eilat: Sailing Experience on the Red Sea

    5. Eilat: Sailing Experience on the Red Sea

    Leaving Eilat’s northern marina, you will begin your journey by heading southbound on a sailboat. Powered mainly by the wind, the sailboat provides an exceptional experience for everyone. Guided by experienced sailing staff, you will learn the geography and nature of the gulf as well as expert boating techniques. After you anchor in proximity to the coral reef, you can easily jump ship to snorkel and observe the Red Sea’s colorful sea life, cool down in the deep blue water, or chill with refreshments on board. On your way back to the northern marina, you will enjoy beverages and music as you soak in the stunning landscape. This must-see sailing tour takes you into the Red Sea, where you can enjoy the unique contrast between the deep blue sea and the towering desert mountains. Enjoying the rich kaleidoscope of underwater life and sailing on an authentic sailboat is bound to be one of th...

    This was well run and a perfect way to end the day in Eilat. The boat was clean, people were friendly and the snorkeling and paddle boards were in good condition.

  • From Eilat: 2-Day Petra & Wadi Rum Tour with Camp Stay

    6. From Eilat: 2-Day Petra & Wadi Rum Tour with Camp Stay

    Petra is the most famous tourist site in Jordan today. Petra was once occupied by the Nabateans, and almost everything in Petra was constructed by them. Visiting Petra, you'll be able to see over 800 objects, including the famous treasury, temples, mourning houses, caves, and more. Wadi Rum is everything you'd expect of a quintessential desert: extreme in heat in the summer and freezing temperatures in the winter. It is violent and moody as the sun slices through the chiseled canyons at dawn or melts the division between rock and sand at dusk. It is exacting on the Bedouin who live in it and vengeful on those who ignore the dangers it presents. Experience its power and beauty with your expert guide. Your tour will begin with a pick up from your hotel in Eilat at 08:30 AM. After crossing the Arava border, you will drive to Wadi Musa Petra and tour the site. After the tour, you will eat ...

    Great Tour. Would recommend the Jeep tour in the desert and the great camp experience, with friendly and easy going staff. Food in the camp was also included (not mentioned in the description)

  • Eilat: 3-Day Mount Sinai and Red Sea Experience

    7. Eilat: 3-Day Mount Sinai and Red Sea Experience

    Your 3-day experience begins in Eilat, and continues to Egypt through the Taba Border Crossing. After the border crossing, your group will meet a local driver who will bring you to your accommodation at Aqua Sun, a serene beach-side lodging surrounded by desert mountains. At Aqua Sun, check into your Husha (traditional bamboo hut) and have free time to relax. Stroll along 2 kilometers of private beach, or bathe in the crystal clear waters of the Red Sea. You can also take in the beautiful views, which include Saudi Arabia (which can be seen from across the water). Dinner will be an open-buffet dinner, before preparing for your overnight hike up Mount Sinai (where Moses received the 10 Commandments). Departing towards the monastery at 11:00PM, there will be a couple of hours of driving before you begin the 2.5-hour trail up the mountain under the open sky and glistening stars. With plen...

  • From Eilat: Cairo Private 1-Day Tour

    8. From Eilat: Cairo Private 1-Day Tour

    Take a 1-day private tour to Cairo, the largest city in the Middle East, from Eilat. Get picked up from your accommodation in Eilat at 9 PM, the drive to the Taba border and go through the border proceedings. At around 8 AM, arrive in Cairo and start the tour with the Pyramids of Giza. Marvel at the largest pyramids ever built, and see the famous Sphinx. From the pyramids, move on to the Egyptian Museum and explore the largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities in the world with an Egyptologist guide. There are over 100,000 objects on display that include paintings, statues, ancient coins, masks, and much more. After the museum, continue to el Khalil Bazaar, one of the most famous markets in Egypt. Here, you’ll find everything that you could imagine for sale, from authentic food dishes and fine jewelry to clothing and shoes. Savor lunch in a local restaurant, then start the drive bac...

  • From Eilat: Petra Ancient City Tour and Buffet Lunch

    9. From Eilat: Petra Ancient City Tour and Buffet Lunch

    Benefit from pickup at your accommodation in Eilat, and then make your way across the border between Israel and Jordan. Continue through the scenic desert to arrive at the ancient city of Petra. Pass by towering mountains and incredible rock formations as you head to the Valley of Moses. Enter the archaeological site through the Siq and see the Obelisk Tomb, Silica Quarries, and Jinn blocks. Admire the huge stone dam built to protect the city from floods. Study ancient art carved into the rock walls, depicting deities worshiped within the city. Reach the end of the canyon and stand before the Treasury, the most famous and mysterious part of Petra. Follow your expert guide along the Street of Facades to Petra Theater. Listen to stories about the history of the incredible archaeological site before going back to the Valley Of Moses for a delicious buffet lunch at a local restaurant.

  • From Eilat: Petra Day Private Tour

    10. From Eilat: Petra Day Private Tour

    Discovered in the early 19-century, Petra was named as one of the 7 Wonders of the World in 1985. You’ll understand why once entering through the Siq. Seeing the Treasury for the first time is breathtaking. The workmanship and sheer size of it will amaze you. Explore Petra and see facades, tombs, a Roman theater, and burial caves. See how the Nabateans controlled all the water of the region and marvel at the great water cisterns they built. A driver will pick you up from your hotel in Eilat in the morning. After about 3-hours you will arrive at Petra to enjoy the sights and tour with your personal guide. Dine at a local restaurant and try an extensive selection of oriental dishes. You will arrive back at your hotel in the evening.

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What people are saying about Eilat

We had a very nice and exciting jeep adventure with Alexander. We completely recommend this experience. The landscape in the desert is amazing and bread taking. Just go for it you won't regret it.

This was well run and a perfect way to end the day in Eilat. The boat was clean, people were friendly and the snorkeling and paddle boards were in good condition.

Great jeep tour booked for the evening I arrived. Awesome way to start my 5 day get away in Eilat

Our tour guide was amazing and the surroundings were beautiful

great experience, friendly tour guide, beautiful views