Petra & Aqaba Budget Tour – An amazing affordable Petra & Aqaba 03 Days experience!
Pick up from Eilat at 07:30 AM, drive to Yitzhak Rabin border terminal (Arava border crossing), cross into Jordan where you meet our Jordanian representative, after ending visa formalities, transfer to Aqaba where you meet the group you will join, drive to Petra, visit the site with our guide for around 3-4 hours, lunch at Silk Road Hotel & Overnight in Petra in a central located 3* hotel on Half Board basis (Dinner & Breakfast included)
Explore Petra by yourself, entry ticket included (you will be getting on the 1st day a 2 days entry ticket). At 14:00 meet our next day’s daily tour for lunch time at Silk Road Hotel, have lunch with the group & transfer to Aqaba. Overnight at a central 3* hotel in Aqaba on Half Board basis (dinner & breakfast included)
Free day to explore Aqaba, you can also take a taxi to enjoy the amazing Wadi Rum desert nature reserve. Departure back to Eilat by your own using taxi or any other way you chose.
As of the 1st of January 2016 there are new regulations at the Arava Itzak Rabin border crossing into Jordan:
We can prepare the visa at the cost of $60, which is presently cheaper than at the Jordanian Embassy in Tel Aviv:
Please see below for conditions.
Passengers traveling to Jordan via the Arava crossing will be required to have a Jordanian visa : this can be obtained in their own country at the Jordanian embassy or at the Jordanian embassy in Tel Aviv.
If passengers do not have a Jordanian visa but would like to travel to Jordan via the Arava crossing they can still pass the border
visitors staying 2 nights or more will receive free visa at the border
if they depart Jordan unexpectedly in less than 2 nights they will be subject to visa penalty on departure.
ISRAELI PASSPORT HOLDERS must travel on their Israel passport regardless if they have Dual citizenship
payment of border fees
The border fees are now $65 per person/ plus visa or $60 visa fee: this money can be paid in exact amount in cash or by credit card if advised in advance. Credit card payment will have surcharge of $6 per person therefore $131 if paying by credit card.
Rates for tours to Petra are unchanged however cancellation fee of $80 per person will apply if cancelled 48 hours or less prior to departure as the visa is non refundable. other cancellation fees may apply:
Please note typed details should be sent by word document or on an email
Copies, faxes, handwritten and scans will not be accepted:
For 1 day tour we must send 48 hours in advance for 2 days 72 hours,
Please consider we need to send them so must have them ASAP: