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Day Tour to Petra by Bus from Tel Aviv

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US$ 299.00
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    Stop At: Petra - Wadi Musa 77110 Jordan

    At 3.00am your tour to Petra from Tel Aviv will start with collection from the city centre and transfer from Eilat to Arava Border. The transfer will take approximatey four hours, with stops for bathroom. Once arrived at Arava Border, our assistants will help you with the crossing procedure: this process may take up to an hour, so your patience is appreciated.

    At 9am transfer from the border to Petra in new air-conditioned vehicles. This ride takes approximately 2-3 hours, passing through a vast and comfortable highway (the "desert way"), following through a scenic route on the mountain side, and arriving at Petra's historical site, known as one of the Seven Wonders Of The World.

    At 11:30 approximately the tour of Petra begins at the entrance to the site(maximum group size of 25 passengers with guide). Included in your package are entry fees to Petra (worth 130 USD!). Visit with your guide the highlights of this impressive sites, one of the Seven Wonders of the world.

    At 16:30pm start the journey towards Aqaba. This route includes a few stops along the way at certain observation points in order to give you the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful landscape that Wadi Rum has to offer. At 19:30 return to Israeli territory with the assistance of your guide. Transportation back to pick up location in Tel Aviv, arrival is estimated by midnight approximately.

    Duration: 5 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Kaufmann St 2, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
    Departure Time
    3:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Border crossing assistance
    • All tranfers in air-conditioned vehicles
    • Professional guide
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch - Snack Box
    • Entry/Admission - Petra
    • Border crossing fee (65 USD per person) and visa fee (60 USD per person)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The trip started at 3am at the bus pick up location. Easy sleeping time. We did stop at a rest stop to buy snacks or use the restroom. Once we arrived in Jordan border, the process took approximately an hour. Our guide, whose name I...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank lifesadventurer
    ClaireTouristIsrael, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you, lifesadventurer, for your review! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the tour and found Nizar your guide to be helpful, informative and friendly. It sounds as though you had a thorough and enjoyable time in Jordan and we are so happy our...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I've wanted to go to visit Petra for a long time and when I saw this trip I thought "Perfect!" The trip did not disappoint. The pick up location was very easy to find. A lot of people used a taxi but we walked; Tel...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank j0shj123
    ClaireTouristIsrael, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Many thanks, j0shj123, for your feedback and review of our 1 Day Tour to Petra from Tel Aviv! We couldn't be happier to hear that you found the perfect tour to suit your interests and that it did not disappoint! From the pickup point to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I had an amazing time exploring Petra. The staff was fantastic--from the guide who assisted us on the Israeli side of the border, to the gentleman helping organize us and check us in at the Jordanian border, to the Jordanian guide, to the bus drivers....More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Lauren S
    ClaireTouristIsrael, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much, Lauren S, for your kind words and thoughtful review of our Petra 1-day trip from Tel Aviv! We are so pleased to hear you had such an amazing time in Petra and that you found the staff, especially Kamal, exceptional! We're...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My best advice for enjoying this trip is to clearly read the description of the tour. It is a long day, there are very specific timing for good reason - the border crossing can be long and the early start is key in getting across...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank cconta
    ClaireTouristIsrael, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Many, many, thanks cconta, for your feedback and for your review! Sounds like you had an amazing and memorable trip in Petra, and we thank you for choosing to book with Tourist Israel. It was our pleasure to have you travel with us! Thanks for...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Great tour in Petra with a goog guide! The tour was nice, the only thing I didnt like was the food of the package, the most part of my group didn t like. For the rest was excellent.More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Francisco Jose M
    ClaireTouristIsrael, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you, Francisco Jose M, for your review! We're so happy to hear you enjoyed your experience in Petra with Tourist Israel. We're sorry to hear you did not enjoy the snack box and we thank you for letting us know. We're glad to know...More

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    8 August 2019|
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    Response from ceaserlk | Reviewed this property |
    We met the bus at the hotel. I was never given the option of the airport!
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    28 November 2018|
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    Response from cathyelisa88 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello! Yes, this company is very reliable. I went on several tours with them and always had good experiences. I would recommend to book this tour before coming to Isreal, because the company will need your passport... More
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