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Day Tour to Petra from Eilat

From US$219.00
Highlights
  • Eilat to Petra day trip with a Jordanian lunch
  • Visit Petra without spending the night in Jordan
  • Cross the desert in a climate-controlled vehicle 
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Day Tour to Petra from Eilat
From US$219.00
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Day Petra Tour from Eilat
A magical day tour in Petra. Choose any date and enjoy a beautiful tour to Petra with pro guides. Pickup/drop off from any hotel in Eilat. Departures every day.
From US$219.00
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A magical day tour in Petra. Choose any date and enjoy a beautiful tour to Petra with pro guides speaking Spanish, French, Russian or German.
From US$269.00
Overview
Visit the ancient city of Petra on a day trip from Eilat, with guides to take care of logistics so you can experience the remarkable UNESCO World Heritage Site hassle-free. You’ll enter Petra on foot or horseback, traveling through the winding 'siq' to the magnificent Treasury, then explore rock-cut architecture carved into soaring cliffs. Entrance fees, lunch, and transport are included, plus photo stops in the beautiful Jordanian desert.
What to Expect
Meet a driver at your Eilat hotel for the trip to the Arava Border Crossing; border crossing times vary, and are beyond the control of the tour operator.

When you reach Jordan, transfer into climate-controlled vehicles and enjoy views of the low desert hills during the trip to Petra. Upon arrival, enter the UNESCO site through the siq, walking or riding a horse along the narrow path (required tips for the horseback ride not included).

Take in Petra highlights, from the soaring Treasury to rock cut tombs, then sample Jordanian cuisine before the return trip to Aqaba. While crossing the desert, stop to see the dramatic cliffs of Wadi Rum, and if time allows, pause for a tour of Aqaba, Jordan’s bustling Red Sea port. After crossing back into Israel, the day concludes with drop-off at your hotel.
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Reviewed 4 days ago
2 day Petra tour (with view of Wadi Rum, but that is only theoretical).

You need to spend at least 2 days in Petra. Without climbing the walk and sightseeing will take at least 5 - 6 hours. Hiking to monastery and High Place of Sacrifice is additional 2 1/2 - 3 hours plus distance between them (30 -...More

Thank mar_wrzesniewscy
Reviewed 4 days ago
Wanted this to be highlight of life, sadly it was not

Logistics of this tour were a nightmare! The guide was very disengaged with group as he spent more time on his cell phone than talking to group. Total time in Petra was just 2 1/2 hours of 22 hour tour. Driver was 35 minutes late...More

Thank Luckytraveler10
Reviewed 5 days ago
Chaotic

The border crossing from Israel into Jordan can be slow at best, we did it out of season and yet it still took 2 hours, although any of this can hardly be blamed on the Company, it did however slice off a fair amount of...More

Thank Celetus
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are sorry to hear you felt the trip was disorganized, but it is important to keep in mind that the border crossing times can vary day to day, regardless of the season. The procedure is operated by the border authorities and our team works...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Save Yourselves the Heartache

They have many tours and perhaps ones that don't involve crossing the border to Jordan are ok, but this one was a DISASTER. From time of pickup til setting out for Jordan was 3 1/2 hours! We were dumped at the crossing and no guide...More

1  Thank maris044
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to share your feedback. We are sorry to hear the experience was not as expected. Please note that these tours require travel time, and this includes driving from your location to the border as well as the border crossing. The...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Two Day: Petra & Wadi Rrum

Note: Petra & Wadi Rum were incredible places to visit. My issue specifically lies with Tourist Israel, as the tour guide throughout our time in Jordan was also wonderful but not employed by Tourist Israel. I cannot specify enough how AWFUL the customer service and...More

1  Thank kathryn t
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to comment and share your experience here. Please allow us to explain and clarify a few points. We are very sorry to hear you did not enjoy your entire experience and assure you that both our reservation and operation team...More

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Response from Shela01 | Reviewed this property |
There are good reviews on Eco tour. Anything, but the company I used. Recommend paying with credit card with the exception of taxes, just in case.
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