Petra Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF EGYPT 4947

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Looking through the Siq at the Treasury

Day 1: Petra

Upon arrival at Amman's Queen Alia airport you will be met and transferred directly to Petra, a 2 hour drive away. Check in to your hotel and spend the remains of the day at leisure. Overnight - Petra

The deep reds of the Treasury

Day 2: Petra

Spend the day with your private guide exploring the ancient Nabatean Rose City of Petra. Access the hidden archaeological treasures of the Rose City on a walk through a narrow, deep siq, where the rocks finally give way to reveal the famous facade of Al-Khazneh (the Treasury). Once inside the ancient city, discover tombs, temples, an impressive amphitheatre and a Roman colonnaded street. If you're feeling energetic ascend the hundreds of rock-cut steps to Ad-Deir. Better known as the Monastery, Ad-Deir has a similar facade to that of the Treasury, but is far bigger and the views from the nearby cliff-tops are incredible! Enhance your stay with Petra Kitchen. Overnight - Petra

Petra Siq

Day 3: Petra - Wadi Rum

Enjoy a free morning in Petra to explore on your own. If you would prefer we can organise a guide for you. Check out Enhance Option Petra in Depth. Later this afternoon dive to Wadi Rum for a 2 hour jeepr tour. Tonight enjoy dinner under the stars as you spend the night in Wadi Rum.

Local camel boy in Wadi Rum

Day 4: Wadi Rum

Breakfast at the Campsite. Enjoy a full day hiking in Wadi Rum with an experienced Wadi Rum Escort. Why not Book our Enhance option Bedouin style Wadi Rum and take a camel tour as well. Overnight Wadi Rum.

The size of a jeep compared to the size of Jebels in Wadi Rum

Day 5: Wadi Rum - Aqaba

Leaving Wadi Rum after breakfast. We travel to the coastal town of Aqaba. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Overnight Aqaba

Aqaba beachfront

Day 6: Aqaba - Dead Sea

Enjoy a leisurly morning in Aqaba later this afternoon drive along Wadi Araba road to the Dead Sea. Take a dip in the unusually warm and incredibly buoyant mineral rich waters and smother yourself in Dead Sea mud. The Dead Sea, renowned for its curative powers and therapeutic qualities, is the world's oldest spa! Overnight The Dead Sea.

Dead Sea salt up close

Day 7: Dead Sea

This morning is free for you to bob about in the Dead Sea. If you would prefer we can organise a full day sightseeing. Check out our ehance option Roman Jerash, the world’s best-preserved Roman provincial city is known as the ‘Pompeii of the East’. Overnight The Dead Sea.

Relaxing in the Dead Sea

Day 8: Dead Sea

Today Marks the end of your time with us as you are transferred to the airport in time for your departure flights.

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last updated - 10 Jul 2014 9:04 AM