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 $620
      CAD $660
      AUD $685
      EUR €477
      GBP £410
      NZD $812
      ZAR R6,235
      CHF FR587
      *
    • Total single price tool tip
      USD $990
      CAD $1,055
      AUD $1,095
      EUR €760
      GBP £655
      NZD $1,300
      ZAR R9,965
      CHF FR940
      *
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There is a later version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015. View later Petra Uncovered.

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Trip Validity

  • 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31

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:

    Hotel (2 nts)
  • Transport:

    Private vehicle
  • Included activities:

    Entrance to Mt Nebo, Petra visit with local guide

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    98kg 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 $620
    CAD $660
    AUD $685
    EUR €477
    GBP £410
    NZD $812
    ZAR R6,235
    CHF FR587
    *
    Price information
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  • Total price from

    USD $990
    CAD $1,055
    AUD $1,095
    EUR €760
    GBP £655
    NZD $1,300
    ZAR R9,965
    CHF FR940
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $330
    CAD $351
    AUD $365
    EUR €253
    GBP £218
    NZD $433
    ZAR R3,321
    CHF FR313
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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-colored 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 $620
      CAD $660
      AUD $685
      EUR €477
      GBP £410
      NZD $812
      ZAR R6,235
      CHF FR587
      *
    • Total single price tool tip
      USD $990
      CAD $1,055
      AUD $1,095
      EUR €760
      GBP £655
      NZD $1,300
      ZAR R9,965
      CHF FR940
      *
    •  
       
       
       
       
    •  
       
       
       
       
    • Short Breaks
    • Original
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