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Though the city of Petra is an old one, it remained unheard of to the rest of the globe for centuries. It used to be a booming business center between 400 BC and 106 AD and got listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985.
However, today Petra is one of the most sought after destination to visit whenever you are in Jordan. A Petra tour with Jordan Private Tour is perhaps your best chance to explore everything this historic city has to offer.
All our Petra tours are designed to give tourists the opportunity to unearth the extraordinary landscapes, ancient civilizations and out-of-the-box craftsmanship that has made Petra one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. After arriving at Petra you will enter through the Siq where you’ll world famous treasury, the tombs and colonnaded street carved into the mountain. You will also get the opportunity to see the Roman Theatre & numerous rock caves along this narrow valley. Our Petra tour is an excellent way to explore the beautiful & important archaeological sites if you are time constrained, however we highly recommend planning at least a 2-day tour to explore everything which the lost city has to offer.
By sleeping overnight in Wadi Musa, you can also catch the sunrise & sunset in Petra, which is perhaps the best time to be here. No doubt the Treasury is the main highlight of Petra, but there is so much to see and explore. Ad-Deir is yet another top attraction of Petra second only to Treasury. On the road into Petra you will get to see the famous Obelisk Tomb, which showcases a unique mix of Egyptian and Greco-Roman architecture. Exploring Petra by night also offers a unique glimpse into the lifestyle of this rugged, but gentle culture. About 5 miles north of Petra lies Little Petra. This smaller version of grand Petra makes for an excellent day trip because of its proximity to its larger counterpart.
Each and every Petra tour with us is going to be memorable as we can customize a private Petra tour as per your specific needs. Call us now to book a memorable Petra tour with us!