Petra Transportation

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  • 1. Taxi

    If you go to Petra from Eilat, don’t buy expensive tours. You can save money by doing it yourself. One day tour from a hotel cost $150 per person. You can easily take a taxi at the border or order it...

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  • 2. Camels

    You'll find camels on offer outside the 'treasury' and down near the monastery steps. Camels can take you between those two points, should you wish. Price will be negotiated with the camel-driver...

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  • 3. Bus

    Petra is the main highlight of Jordan and it their most famous tourist spot. There are many tours coming to and from amman to petra and most are via Big Tour Buses and some are on private tour vans...

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  • 4. Horse Carriages

    The Horse Carriages of Petra are an icon in their own right, the horse carriages are the main mode of transport from the entrance to Petra up to the Front of the Al Khazneh (the treasury buidling)...

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  • 5. Donkeys

    NB Donkeys and mules are strong, hardy beasts. That does not mean they can or should be expected to carry hugely overweight visitors. 12 stone is any donkey's maximum tolerance (smaller donkeys can...

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  • 6. Horses

    Horses are available to take you from the main site entrance down to the start of the Siq, a distance of around half a mile. The cost of the horse ride (20JD) is theoretically included in your ticket...

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  • 7. Driving

    I drove here from Amman! I drove along the King's Highway from Amman. I saw Madaba, Mt. Nebo, the Dead Sea and the Crusader Fort at Karak on the way here. All in 1 day. It was an historic trip. So,...

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  • 8. Animal Transport

    Of all the animals at Petra I think the camels have it best. I know that other cultures/countries have different views on animal welfare and I probably am at the other end of the scale. Throughout our...

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  • 9. Royal Jordanian Airlines

    We arrived to Aman by plain with Royal Jordanian. Puntual and with good service. We took the same company to go from there to Delhi after. When you arrive to the airport you have to get the VISA to...

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  • 10. Walking

    Of course we chose the easiest way for us which was by walking down the canyon and back. It is not any physical hard demanding, any normal person can do the trip on his own pace, just better to have...

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  • 11. Crossing the border

    Hello everybody. It was great to read your reviews. I wonder if you could give me some advice, just to sum up what I think I've understood and what I...

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  • 12. How to get Petra from Aqaba

    The most of tourists usually get to Petra from Amman. We got to Petra from Eilat via Aqaba. That was a one-day excursion. Petra is located 135 km from Eilat and...

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  • 13. Tripping

    The Treasury is not the ancient city. At the end of the (inner) Siq there are tombs, of which the Treasury is one. You're then are about halfway the ancient...

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  • 14. From Cairo to Petra via Nuweiba

    I just recently traveled Cairo to Petra via Nuweiba. It was painful. 8 hour bus ride from Cairo to Nuweiba (7 USD). An overnight stay. Next day, 4 hour "fast"...

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