Petra Uncovered Overview

Travel to Jordan and visit Petra, the ancient 'lost city'. Be awed by ancient architecture, float in the salty Dead Sea and view Jerusalem from Mt Nebo.

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    • EEAV
    • Total twin price tool tip
      USD $707
      CAD $730
      AUD $715
      EUR €492
      GBP £412
      NZD $795
      ZAR R7,157
      CHF FR595
      *
    • Total single price tool tip
      USD $1,145
      CAD $1,180
      AUD $1,160
      EUR €800
      GBP £670
      NZD $1,290
      ZAR R11,610
      CHF FR965
      *
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There is an earlier version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014. View earlier Petra Uncovered.

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Trip Validity

  • 2015-01-01 - 2015-12-31

Travel to Jordan and experience the ancient city of Petra

Travel to Jordan and visit the rose-hued fortress city of Petra, which was the capital of the ancient Nabataeans - a mysterious people who carved a trading empire from the desert in what is now modern Jordan. Take time to explore the extraordinary beauty of Petra's rock-hewn architecture and to discover its history. There's also time to float in the legendary Dead Sea and see Jerusalem shimmering in the distance from mosaic-adorned Mt Nebo. This short break amid ancient wonders is the perfect way to cap off a voyage to the Middle East.

  • Travel to Jordan and take in views of Jerusalem from Mt Nebo
  • Admire ancient mosaics and architecture
  • Lie back and relax in the salty Dead Sea
  • Explore the tombs and temples of Petra with a local guide
  • Admire Petra's iconic Treasury facade
  • Soak up the sophisticated vibe of Amman

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Amman, Jordan
  • Finish:

    Amman, Jordan
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 6
  • Ages:

    Min 12
  • Meals:

    2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 0 dinners
  • Accommodation:

  • Transport:

  • Included activities:

    Entrance to Mt Nebo, Petra visit with local guide

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    152kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. A departure transfer is included. Please provide your flight details at the time of booking. 2. The tour commences on Day 1 at 10.00am and finishes on arrival in Amman at approximately 4pm. 3. This is a join-in trip, so if other travellers have booked on the same date you will share included activities.

  • Total price from

    USD $707
    CAD $730
    AUD $715
    EUR €492
    GBP £412
    NZD $795
    ZAR R7,157
    CHF FR595
    *
    Price information
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  • Total price from

    USD $1,145
    CAD $1,180
    AUD $1,160
    EUR €800
    GBP £670
    NZD $1,290
    ZAR R11,610
    CHF FR965
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $381
    CAD $393
    AUD $386
    EUR €266
    GBP £223
    NZD $430
    ZAR R3,870
    CHF FR321
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Day 1 Amman/Dead Sea/Petra

One of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Amman offers a fascinating mix of ancient sites and modern culture to explore. Sitting at the lowest point on Earth, the Dead Sea is seven times saltier than a normal ocean and its mud is said to have healing properties.

Day 2 Petra

Hewn out of the rose-coloured rock face, the ancient Nabataean city of Petra is one of the Middle East's most spectacular destinations, and one of the new Seven Wonders of the World.

Day 3 Petra/Amman

Amman has served as the modern and ancient capital of Jordan and today historic sites such as the Citadel offer an insight into the city's intriguing past.
    • 3
    • EEAV
    • Total twin price tool tip
      USD $707
      CAD $730
      AUD $715
      EUR €492
      GBP £412
      NZD $795
      ZAR R7,157
      CHF FR595
      *
    • Total single price tool tip
      USD $1,145
      CAD $1,180
      AUD $1,160
      EUR €800
      GBP £670
      NZD $1,290
      ZAR R11,610
      CHF FR965
      *
    •  
       
       
       
       
    •  
       
       
       
       
    • Short Breaks
    • Original
Book