Exploring Petra the Rose city from Amman with Private guide and lunch included.
Experience Jordan's greatest ancient treasure on this private day trip to Petra from Amman.
The long-lost city of Petra, carved entirely by man into the rose-red sandstone rocks, puts your imagination to the test. Its a Mystic and glorious place, an eternal tribute to a lost civilization. Petra was the central meeting point of the Nabatean spice routes which originated from the Persian Gulf, Western Arabia and the Red Sea. About two thousand years ago Petra became the capital of the Nabatean Empire. The city was so renowned that one of its kings, Aretas IV, is even mentioned in the Bib
Petra day trip from Amman itinerary
Experience Petra day tours from Amman. Our Driver will pick you up by our air-conditioned vehicle from your hotel and drive about 2.5 hours to the Rose Red City of Petra, Jordan’s largest attraction. First started in the 6th century B.C. by Nabataean Arabs the city boasts beautiful facades carved directly into the walls of the mountain sides. Arriving at the visitor’s center it’s a 700-meter walk to the Siq entrance which is an impressive 1200 meter long gorge of a kaleidoscope of colors the towers more than 80 meters above you. As you exit the chasm you’re instantly transfixed by the beauty of Petra, chosen as one of the New World Wonders, the place speaks for itself. After your time at Petra, you make your way back through the Siq before returning to Amman.