Pick up from any point of eilat city and transfer to Yitzhak Rabin border crossing at Arava, and meeting the Jordanian tour guide, with our representative's assistance. Traveling to Petra via Wadi Yatam, driving through some enchanted landscapes. We will make a short stop to freshen up. Two hours from the beginning of the trip we will arrive to Petra, enter the Petra nature reserve and take a short horse ride (those who wish to do so). Petra, the Nabatean capital, is carved into the rock, and situated in the far end of Wadi Musa. The road leading there meanders through the narrow deep winding and breathtaking Siq (the shaft) at the end of which the striking splendor of the burial shrine Al Khazneh (the treasury) is revealed to us. We will stop to take pictures and then arrive at our ultimate destination, the ancient and picturesque city of Petra. We will visit the theater, the façade, the Winged Lions Temple which is still under excavation and more… At noon we will have lunch at a restaurant. In the afternoon we leave Petra and drive back to Aqaba, and if we have time, we will tour the city. Close to 7 pm we will cross the border back into Israel.
After returning to Eilat we will have a afree time until prox 22:00 PM.
Then we will pick you up again and We will drive to the Egyptian Taba border
and assist you crossing to egypt.
our representetive will welcome you and After the border procedure
the trip to Saint Catherine takes about two and a half hours, driving along the seascapes and sandy beaches of the Sinai Peninsula.
st.catherine begins early night hours
Upon arrival around 1 am, we immediately begin climbing the Mount of Moses. The region where this high mountain (locally called Jebel Musa) is located is the center of the Sinai Peninsula. It is considered the most important one in the Biblical story of the Book of Exodus. This is where Moses veiled his face in the presence of God during the revelation of Mount Sinai when the Torah was handed down. Numerous paths wind up this mountain, frequented by hundreds of travelers and pilgrims climbing up to see the formidable sunrise from the top. The area has an abundance of enchanted spots, fruit laden orchards, and refreshing water pools.
This high mountain region is located at about 170 km from Taba, and about 35 km south of Nuweiba.
In the morning we will climb down the mountain for a brief rest and freshening up. Afterwards we will tour the famous monastery (for a supplement you can also visit the museum located within the
monastery). We will go to a nearby hotel for lunch, and then proceed to Nuweiba for a short tour and some free time to roam around the Bedouin markets of the town. Late afternoon we will drive back to the Taba border crossing.
In summer we can conclude the tour with a sea dip on the enchanted beaches Nuweiba.
Both Border taxes,
an experienced local english tour guide in Jordan and Egypt
or any required language (for a supplement}
. Transportation from the hotel or airport to both borders crossing and return, in new modern AC vhicles.
Entrance fee to all sights mentioned above
a short horse ride inside petra (optional),
lunch in Petra, and lunches in st.catherine
short panoramic city tour of Aqaba (pending on our timetable).
The price does not include:
Price mentioned above not incl visa 60$
All tours to Cairo require a complete Egyptian visa. Israeli citizens must obtain it in advance either at the Egyptian Embassy in Israel or at the consulate in Eilat. The process takes about two weeks!
It is permitted to carry food or beverages at the Egyptian terminal.
Make sure you have your passport and that it is valid for at least 3 months.
When making reservations you must fill in the following data:
- Full name in English, as spelled in your
- Passport number.
- Date of issue and date of expiry.
- Date of birth.
The tour will operate with a minimum of tow travelers.
There may be some itinerary and timetable changes, due to factors beyond our control, such as weather, etc.
Transfers to arava and taba borders and back from any hotel or place in Eilat