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Private Petra Round-Trip from Amman

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Amman, Jordan

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icon12 hours  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
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iconOffered in: English
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If you’re planning to visit Petra, this private day-trip from Amman gives you various ways to check it off your list. Choose just private round-trip transport to the ancient city, leaving you to explore independently or hire your own local guide. Or, upgrade to add on a local guided tour, or to an all-in-one package including local guide and entry fees. Whichever you choose, you’ll love the ancient rock buildings and timeless scenery.
  • Private day trip to Petra from Amman—ideal for those short on time
  • Walk through the Siq entrance canyon and see the Treasury, Theater, and Royal Tombs
  • Upgrade to include local guide services, or local guide services and entrance fees
  • Round-trip transport to the UNESCO-listed ancient rock city by private, air-conditioned vehicle
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Hotel pickup and drop-off
English-speaking driver
Bottled water
English-speaking guide at Petra (Guide included for 2 hours only if option is selected)
Entrance fees (Unless option selected)
English-speaking guide (Unless option selected)
Tour Guide

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up travelers from the provided address at Amman city,

Departure Time

7:00 AM
Book your selected tour option, and begin your tour with a pickup from your Amman hotel or from Jordan’s Queen Amalia International Airport.

Meet your driver, and settle inside your private, climate-controlled vehicle for your journey south to Petra, the 2,000-year-old rock city cut into a valley in Jordan’s Shara Mountains.

Follow the modern desert highway through rugged mountains and plains, and make a refreshment stop on route. Then, when you arrive in Petra, set off to explore either independently or with a local guide (at additional cost depending on option selected).

Head through the main entrance (additional cost depending on option selected), and walk through the Siq, the entrance gorge that leads into the main area of the city.

Take in the awesome first glimpse of the rose-pink Treasury (Al Khazneh), as you round a sharp bend in the Siq, and then head into the rock clearing to take photos of the magnificent facade.

Next, continue through the widening gorge to see more of Petra’s treasures, including the cliff-hewn, 3,000-seater Theater and the Royal Tombs.

If you wish, head up to the High Place of Sacrifice, a clifftop site used by the Nabataeans for animal sacrifices and religious ceremonies. See the obelisks to the gods and stone altar, and absorb the stunning views down over the valley from high up.

Plus, if time allows, you may also choose to climb or ride a donkey (additional cost) up to the Monastery, Petra’s largest monument. Set at the end of the canyon, this incredible carved building rivals the Treasury for beauty.

After enjoying ample time to explore, reconvene with your driver at the entrance, and conclude your experience with a drop-off at the original start point.
Stop At:  
Visit of Petra city
Duration: 6 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • OPERATED BY Jordan Private Tours and Travel

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Private Petra Round-Trip from Amman?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
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What is the policy on sanitization during Private Petra Round-Trip from Amman?
A:The policy on sanitization is:

  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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What is the social distancing policy during Private Petra Round-Trip from Amman?
A:The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Private Petra Round-Trip from Amman?
A:The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
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What is the maximum group size during Private Petra Round-Trip from Amman?
A:This activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers.

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Great trip to Petra.
, Mar 2020
Really great trip. The best part was our driver Hazel Yasin. He is such a wonderful, happy, caring person. He really made our trip more enjoyable. Would recommend this trip.

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