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Jordan Petra Tours

How Far is Petra from Amman

Jordan Petra Tours

Petra is located to the South of the capital Amman, only a 4 hour drive from Amman and you will reach the enchanting touristic attraction.

If you travel through Aqaba airport, it is a 1.5 hour drive from Aqaba to Petra.

Jordan Petra tours are widely available, make sure to plan well ahead and designate enough time for your visit to Petra in order to not miss out on any hidden treasure.

We have several options for tours to Petra which you can view by visiting this link our Petra packages.

Wherever Petra fits in your schedule, we can help you make it the best experience.

Available options include:

We can also arrange your customized tour, feel free to contact us and tell us what you need.

When you visit Petra:

Entering from the main gate in Wadi Musa, you will walk to the entrance of the very narrow passage known as the Siq for about 15 minutes at a regular pace. Walking through the Siq to the famous Treasury (Al Khazneh) at a leisurely pace takes apprx. half hour. The Treasury is nearly 40 m high and it has three chambers. It represents the fabulous Nabataean engineering.

Don’t forget to visit the tombs; the Urn Tomb, the Silk Tomb, Corinthian Tomb and the Palace Tomb.

The Dam which was built to protect from floods, was renovated just as it was built by the Nabataeans in 1964.

The theater is carved into the mountain and it has three rows of seats. It was built during the reign of King Aretas IV (4BC-AD27).

Petra by Night if you are spending the night is an activity where you will enter with a group thought the candle lit Siq. Enjoy the silence and darkness in the charming Petra.

Jordan Petra entrance fees

The entrance fees you pay when you visit Petra are as follows:

Visit Price
1-Day Visit 90 JD
Overnight or Accomodated Visit 1-Day Pass 50 JD
Overnight or Accomodated Visit 2-Day Pass 55 JD
Overnight or Accomodated Visit 3-Day Pass 60 JD
Children under 12yrs Free
Locals, Residents, Students in Jordan 1 JD

You can buy a ticket from the visitor center. These prices include a horse ride from the visitor center to the entrance of the Siq.

Another option is to hire a horse carriages from the Visitor Center to the Treasury and back for around 20 JD.

Camel and donkey rides are also available at an extra cost.

Jordan Petra Safety

Jordan is a safe and stable country in the Middle East. Petra is a safe touristic attraction which continues to enjoy large amounts of tourists daily.

Jordan Petra Tours

We provide arranged tours to Petra, which you can check out by visiting our tours to Petra.

Wherever Petra fits in your schedule, we can help you make it the best experience.

Available options include:

We can also arrange your customized tour, feel free to contact us and tell us what you need.

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If you have any questions or special requests, please contact us and we will make sure we do our best to help you.

Thank you, and have a pleasant stay in Jordan 🙂

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