Join this Private Aqaba Shore Excursion to explore Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and one of Jordan’s most enchanting Archaeological sites. Petra is a city carved in stone more than 2000 years ago and which allowed Jordan to dominate the trade routes of ancient Arabia. Admire it’s highlights such as the Treasury (Al Khazneh), the Royal Tombs and amphitheater. You will also pass by Siq al-Barid, which In Arabic means “Cold Canyon.” Book Now and Enjoy the tour with Real Life Egypt.
You will be picked up from Aqaba port were you will meet your friendly, professional English-speaking drivers after your cruise ship docks. Proceed to the Nabatean Red Rose City of Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World for a classic visit. A city 175 kilometers north of Aqaba, carved in stone more than 2000 years ago in order to dominate the trade routes of ancient Arabia. Pass by Little Petra the Nabatean’s carvan stop before heading to the main city.
First, you will walk the “siq”, a narrow path of 1.2 kilometers; this is the main entrance to the city. At the end of the “siq”, You will see the treasury – “Khazneh”, which was believed to hold countless treasures. The first view of the “Khazneh” is breath-taking. Other monuments you will visit are the Theatre, and the Royal Tombs. Come and explore one of the world’s wonders of architectural engineering combined with the ingenuity of carving for an unforgettable adventure just like that of Indiana Jones!
8 hours (approx.)