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Day Tour to Petra from Eilat

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  • 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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Day Petra Tour from Eilat
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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.
From US$219.00
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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 (101)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Phenomenal tour

It was the highlight of our holiday. The hotel pickup was on time. The border transit was smooth and organized. The bus that took us was unexpectedly new and comfortable. The guide spoke gr8 english and told us lots of historical paths. When we arrived...More

Thank maurorisch
ClaireTouristIsrael, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you, maurorisch, for taking the time to share your experience! We are so happy to hear that your experience with Tourist Israel was the highlight of your holiday and we thank you for choosing us! It is wonderful to hear you found the bus...More

Reviewed 4 days ago
Beautiful Tour of Petra with added night in Wadi Rum

I highly recommend this tour. Petra truly is a marvel and the extra night in the desert in Wadi Rum and the jeep ride the next day was awesome. Tourist Israel made the process of coming to Aqaba form Eilat and back seamless.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JI_Aldape
ClaireTouristIsrael, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Wanderer828942, for your review. We thank you kindly for your recommendation of Tourist Israel's services and thank you for choosing to book with us. It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your experience in Petra and in Wadi Rum including the Bedouin...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Horrible Experience

I just got back to Hungary, but cant shake off the bad experience of the one day petra tour. There was lying, misguiding, and tons of unnecessary waiting. . First of all, we tried to call the office prior to the trip several times and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Zsuzsanna F
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Zsuzsanna, Thank you for taking the time to reach out and share your comments regarding your experience. We are sorry to hear that our services didn’t meet your expectations. We value your feedback and in the continual effort of improvement, we would like to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Very cavalier and shady handling of the trip

While I'm glad I went this company is shady. They told me via email to book a return flight to Tel Aviv (so I could get back to see my boyfriend in the evening) when I showed up the tour guide said "oh no you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank mochaleet
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, mocahleet, for your review, we are disappointed to hear your comments. Please note that if you book a flight that is booked with the airline directly and not with our services. While we do offer flights on our Jordan tours, you opted not...More

Reviewed 17 December 2018
horrendous experience with an even worse country

My friends and I were so excited to finally see Petra, as students who were studying in Tel Aviv for months. We finally made it there and had a special time, but I could not be less satisfied with this "professional" company. We had a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank Jeremy L
Kylie G, Guest Relations Manager at Tourist Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Hi Jeremy, Thanks for taking the time to reach out and share your feedback, we are disappointed to hear this feedback. I would be happy to shed some light on some of your comments. Please note that we are in close communication at all times...More

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