Visit Israel, and get a special added bonus of a trip to Jordan! Established in around 312 BC, the beautiful ruins of the city of Petra were recently rated as one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, as well as being the most popular tourist site in Jordan.
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Top Abraham Hostel Petra Tours
Petra Day Tour from Eilat
Daily | Guided | English | 12 hours | ~1,475 NIS/ ~$382 per person (includes $125 border fee)
Squeeze this amazing trip into one exhilarating day! Get collected from your hotel in Eilat at 6.30am, arriving in Petra at around 10.30am for a four-hour guided tour of the site, followed by a delicious authentic Jordanian lunch nearby, and then back to Eilat… tired but fulfilled! There is also an option to stay overnight in a Bedouin Camp or 3-star hotel in Jordan, allowing you to spend more time touring Petra by yourself. This option costs an extra $45, and returns you to Eilat at 10.30am the next day.
Petra Two-Day from Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
Two day tours from Jerusalem and Tel Aviv starts Sunday, Monday, and Wednesday | Guided | English | 36 hours | 1,450 NIS / $380 per person (excludes $101 border fee)
This incredible two-day tours takes you to the magnificent Petra, as well as the historical Jerash and Jordan’s capital Amman. Stay overnight at a Bedouin campsite, including an authentic delicious Bedouin meal. All transport (coaches) to and from your Tel Aviv or Jerusalem hotel is included.
Petra Three-Day from Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
Three day tours from Jerusalem and Tel Aviv starts Tuesday; from Tel Aviv starts Friday | Guided | English | 60 hours | 1,860 NIS/ $480 per person (excludes $35 border fee)
This incredible three-day tours takes you to the magnificent Petra, as well as the historical Jerash and Jordan’s capital Amman. Stay overnight at a Bedouin campsite, including an authentic delicious Bedouin meal. All transport (coaches) to and from your Tel Aviv or Jerusalem hotel is included. The three-day tour tour also includes a day touring the magnificent desert landscape of the Wadi Rum in a 4×4 jeep!
Top iBookIsrael Executive Petra Tours
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Petra Day Tour from Tel Aviv with Flight
Sunday to Thursday | Guided | English | 18 hours | $574 per person
If you have no plans of visiting Eilat this trip, but would like to squeeze in Petra, this could be a great option! Fly from Sde Dov in Tel Aviv to Eilat at 6.30am, where you will be collected and taken to Petra for your tour. Spend several beautiful hours in Petra, before returning to Tel Aviv by 10.
This is part of our series of Best Tours in Israel Guides. Also check out our Guide to the Best Tours in Jerusalem, Best Tours in Tel Aviv, Best Tours in the Dead Sea, Best Tours in the West Bank and Best Christian Tours.