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Amazing 3 day trip to Petra and Wadi Rum

We had a wonderful experience with his company. The communication via mail was very good (we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
hshemesh
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Amazing vacation

We’ve booked our trip to Jordan with this company and the level of service was exceptionally great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shai Y
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Miami, Florida, United States
via mobile
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Desert Eco Tours is a highly regarded specialist tour operator, tour services include daily Petra excursions, Wadi Rum tours and overnight Jordan tours. The company is originaly known for it's nature tours such as Eilat Jeep tours, hiking, camel and 4x4 tours throughout Israel, Egypt and Jordan. These desert tour operations remain at the soul of the company and give a unique quality to the company's operations. Desert Eco Tours also offers bespoke tours of Israel which are particularly popular with clients from the North American and European markets. Comprehensive tour services begin prior to booking and include the interactive planning of tours, personal guides, a large range of accommodation choices; from luxury to rustic, and a variety of transport options. Desert Eco Tours enjoys a strong internet presence and readily caters for direct, online bookings.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“wadi rum” (190 reviews)
“border crossing” (91 reviews)
“bedouin camp” (55 reviews)
LOCATION
Eilat 88000, Israel
CONTACT
+972 8-632-6477
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a wonderful experience with his company. The communication via mail was very good (we communicated mainly with Ellen) , the trip was perfectly aranged and all transportations, guides and accommodation were great. Price is rather expensive, but worth every penny. Highly recommended

Thank hshemesh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve booked our trip to Jordan with this company and the level of service was exceptionally great. Starting from the booking, an Israeli guide to assist on passing the border on the Israeli side, and a Jordanian guide waiting on the Jordanian side. Everything was...More

2  Thank Shai Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic tour company. Lined up everything for myself and co-worker to tour S Jordan from Eilat. Petra as great as I expected and was blown away by Wadi Rum. Jordanian guides (both named Ali) were passionate, knowledgeable and took us to places that we never...More

Thank yukioeh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip for my husband and I - first time ever in Jordan. Everything went smoothly, with timely pick-ups and drop-offs, friendly drivers and tour guides, great hotel recommendation in Aquaba, interesting Bedouin camp experience and beautiful sites and VERY challenging rock climbing. Could not...More

1  Thank Lisa27972
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We can’t imagine a better tour experience than Desert Eco Tours provided. Here are some specifics: The driver picked us up at our hotel right on time (he was early, actually), and was very nice. The lady who helped coordinate things on the Eilat side...More

Thank diant53
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I booked as a single traveller only 3 days before I wanted to go on a Petra+Wadi Rum tour. After only a few emails on the day I booked I had confirmation for the date and tour that I wanted. That Petra and wadi rum...More

Thank P_dumaine
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My friend and I planned a trip to Petra and Wadi Rum in July of this year. Ellen was great to deal with and helped me plan our tour even though I couldn't confirm our trip until a week before our visit. The cost seemed...More

Thank catwhispurrr
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I booked a tour of the Red Canyon with Desert Eco Tours. My guide David Tsveygenbaum was wonderful. He was very knowledgeable about the history of the region as well as the animals that inhabit the area. As we hiked through the canyon, we stopped...More

Thank C0pita
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent day tour of Petra starting with being up in Eilat. The group was 8 which was a nice small size and the guide was very engaging. We were picked up and dropped off pretty close to the scheduled time. We were...More

Thank Scuderia_gal
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic experience on this tour. This was our first day on our first ever trip to the Middle East and we had a few fears about how border crossing would go, etc. Worrying was needless. Desert Eco Tours picked us up at...More

Thank Emmertee
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Ekta P
31 August 2017|
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Response from WillC599 | Reviewed this property |
First, there were no seriously large sand dunes, only smaller ones. Most of the desert is in fact hard dry dusty ground. You could fit three or four into the big SUV our guide drove, but four would a tight fit. Hope this... More
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m23kline
7 August 2017|
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Response from Shelley Z | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. I took a one day tour to Petra in March. It was a small group and we had a great guide. Came back same day. It was perfect.
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m23kline
7 August 2017|
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Response from Shelley Z | Reviewed this property |
I wenton a one day tour from Eilat. Very small group with an amazing Jordanian guide. We saw everything we wanted to see. Was a mos tuplifting experience.
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