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Day Tour to Petra from Eilat

Highlights
  • Eilat to Petra day trip with lunch and stops at Wadi Rum and Aqaba
  • 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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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.
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.
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 worry-free. Enter Petra on foot or horseback, traveling through the winding Siq to the Treasury, and then exploring rock-cut architecture carved into cliffs. Entrance fees, lunch, and transport are included, as is time for photo stops in the beautiful Jordanian desert.
What to Expect

Meet a driver at your Eilat hotel for a group trip to the Arava Border Crossing in a climate-controlled vehicle; border crossing times vary and are beyond the control of the tour operator.

When you reach Jordan, transfer into another climate-controlled vehicle 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.

Take in Petra highlights, from the soaring Treasury to rock-cut tombs, and then sample Jordanian cuisine at a restaurant 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.

Reviews (83)
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Reviewed 4 days ago
Petra itself was incredible, however guide can be more informative

My friends and I did a day trip from Eilat to Petra. It was a long day, however Petra was absolutely incredible and well worth the journey. This tour company was good, however I do have to say that our guide could have been more...More

Thank paola457
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks, Paola, for taking the time to reach out and share your experience. We are so happy to hear that overall you had a positive experience and enjoyed the beauty and the sites in the Petra. As for your guide, we take great pride in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beyond My Wildest Dreams

It was a magical tour and I am at a loss for words to truly describe the splendour of it all. It was beyond my wildest dreams and I am very pleased to have had the opportunity to participate in this truly wonderful excursion. Our...More

Thank DSK888
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for kind words and lovely explanation of your experience in Petra! It is so wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the experience and that Nizar made the tour extra special! We are so thankful that you booked with Tourist Israel and that you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Excellent trip

Our guide Nizar Ali was very good. Visited Petra, a Bedouin camp overnight, spectacular ride in the desert and Aqaba. Very knowledgeable, safe and enjoyable. Must doMore

1  Thank Cruiser785807
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review and feedback! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed visiting Petra and the overnight experience camping in Wadi Rum as well as the time spent in Aqaba. It was our pleasure to have you with us, we are so...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Disappointed in time spent in Petra

My daughter and I did the day trip to Petra from Eilat. Petra itself was amazing, but I was very disappointed that we were only able to spend 2.5 hours there. Despite being told that we would be picked up at our accommodation, we were...More

4  Thank bmcbride555
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to reach out and share your experience. We are happy to hear you and your daughter enjoyed the beauty of Petra but are disappointed to hear you were not completely satisfied with the tour experience. Please keep in mind...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Petra Tour with 2 nights in Aqaba

Everything was perfect! We were picked up on time in Eilat and assisted through Jordan border promptly and taken to the hotel. We loved Aqaba. It is a very safe and beautiful city. We were picked up next day for Petra tour and dropped off...More

Thank MarksWorld2000
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for your kind recommendation and great review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the experience in Petra and the accommodation in Aqaba as well as the lunch. Also so pleased to hear you were pleasantly surprised with the smooth transportation...More

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I used Tourist Israel as well and was very pleased with them!
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