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From Eilat: Petra Ancient City Tour and Buffet Lunch

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From Eilat: Petra Ancient City Tour and Buffet Lunch

From US$ 265 per person

Discover the ancient city of Petra and its mysterious rock-cut monuments on a day trip from Eilat. Explore the archaeological site with an English-speaking guide and enjoy a traditional buffet lunch at a local restaurant.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1 day
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup from your hotel or accommodation in Eilat.

Experience

The experience
  • Explore the ancient city of Petra
  • Get incredible views of the surrounding landscape and mountains
  • Enjoy a buffet lunch of local food
Full description
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.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Insurance
  • Entry visa for Jordan ($130 per person)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Passport

Know before you go

  • Dress appropriately for the weather
  • It is recommended that you wear comfortable walking shoes
  • In order to arrange border crossing procedures, you must copy or scan the data page of your passport for each passenger and either email or fax to the local supplier. It is very important that all of the details are exact for the border crossing as passengers can be turned back from the border by the authorities. Only authentic scanned copies will be accepted.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    1/5
  • Transportation
    2/5
  • Value for money
    2.5/5
  • Safety
    5/5

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That is what guides have in English, and explains the minimum and always the same

August 19, 2019

Great

All very good. The organization was impeccable and the guide 5 *. The visit to Petra is very worthwhile.

June 26, 2019

May 15, 2019

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