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Private Petra Day Trip Including Little Petra from Amman provided by Zaid Tours and Travel

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Private Petra Day Trip Including Little Petra from Amman

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
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Updated 08/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 08/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Visit Petra and Little Petra on a private day trip from Amman designed to go beyond the basics of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. You’ll enter Petra through the narrow Siq slot canyon and see rock-cut architecture with a private guide to lead the way. Then, leave the crowds behind in Little Petra, a smaller Nabatean site that includes a series of fascinating ancient frescoes.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Amman
    Amman, Jordan
    See address & details
  • Pass by
    Petra - Wadi Musa
  • 1
    Siq
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Al-Khazneh
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Petra
  • You'll end at
    Amman
    Amman, Jordan
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Private Petra and Little Petra tour from Amman in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Guided tour of Petra with a local Bedouin guide; entrance fees included
  • Option to ride a horse through the Siq entranceway
  • Convenient pickup and drop-off at Amman hotels
What to Expect
Start the day with pickup at your hotel in Amman and then begin the 140-mile (225-kilometer) trip to Petra, traveling through Jordan’s expansive desert. Upon arrival at Petra, you’ll meet a local guide before entering the UNESCO World Heritage Site through the winding Siq, a towering slot canyon that you can traverse on foot or horseback. Visit the gorgeous Treasury, Petra’s ancient theater, the Royal Tombs, and the Altar of Sacrifice, a place of ancient rituals and ceremonies that has sweeping views across the archaeological site. Following your time in Petra, head to Little Petra, a Nabatean settlement featuring rare, colorful frescoes. The day concludes with return transfer to Amman and drop-off at your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Amman, Jordan
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Private Transfer by air-conditioned leisure new vehicle according number of participants
  • English-Speaking Driver
  • One day entrance fees to Petra; if option Jordan Pass not selected
  • Horse ride before the “Siq”
  • Local English-Speaking Guide for the classic visit of Petra
  • On board WI-FI
  • Entry/Admission - Siq
  • Entry/Admission - Al-Khazneh
Exclusions
  • All type of meals, unless option with lunch selected (Vegetarian meal by request)
  • All type of beverages
  • All type of gratuities (Tips to the Driver, Guide, and Horse Boy) – Recommended
  • Personal Expenses
  • Anything else not mentioned
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.
  • Airport Pick-up and Drop-off by request.
  • Contact your local operator (phone number, emergency mobile number, or email address) a day before to reconfirm pick-up arrangements provided in your voucher.
  • For Jordan Pass holders that purchased tour activity with entrance fees, please inform us to reimburse the entrance fees in destination.
  • Clients are advised to bring hats, sun screen, and comfortable walking shoes.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Tour activity is provided in English. For other languages (Spanish, Portuguese, French, and German) by request.
  • Mobile SIM cards including Wi-Fi are available with assistance of our team upon request and can be subject to a small additional charge approximately: 20 USD. (Prices subject to change by the communication company).
  • For clients with mobility issues and for Golf Cart services at Petra please contact us.
  • Most local tourist restaurants in Jordan do not serve alcohol, if you do not want a dry restaurant please contact us.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Carlos A wrote a review Jan 2020
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It was quite an expensive experience, but the whole pack it's worth. I felt save and everything really professional. From the driver, Aiman. Really nice, very in time por my pick up, good chat during the 3h drive to Petra and very communicative. Petra is worth to go, the
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from CAROL-ZAID, Manager at Private Petra Day Trip Including Little Petra from Amman
Responded 30 Jan 2020
Thank you, looking forward to have you, your family, and friends with us.
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Daniel T wrote a review Aug 2019
San Jose, California54 contributions1 helpful vote
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First let me begin with what an amazing customer service from Zain travel. I was fortunate enough to have (Bassam ) as my private driver. Since I had several destinations planned he was with us for all five days. Bassam was amazing, he went out of his way to show up at my
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Response from CAROLARMANDOZ, Manager at Private Petra Day Trip Including Little Petra from Amman
Responded 6 Aug 2019
Thank you, looking forward to have you, your friends, and family again with us.
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Gisela C wrote a review Apr 2019
Columbus6 contributions5 helpful votes
Do not expect your drive to be an actual guide! My driver, who never introduced himself, was nearly an hour late picking me up. it took the hotel calling to get an answer as to what was going on. Tour was advertised as having an English speaking driver, however, mine was not,
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from CAROL-ZAID, Manager at Private Petra Day Trip Including Little Petra from Amman
Responded 9 Dec 2019
I am so sorry about what you mention. Please note all our drivers speak good proper English and they are not guides. They reply according to clients interest,as some clients are not talkative and would rather have a more silent drive. As for smoking it is not allowed to smoke inside the car even if the driver smokes. The Petra classic visit is done with a licensed guide and we are glad you enjoyed it.
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Dan S wrote a review Apr 2019
Seattle, Washington29 contributions21 helpful votes
As a world traveler I've seen quite a few amazing places in my life but I must say Petra is definitely one of the most special ones. It compares to when I first visited Angkor Wat and what I imagine Machu Picchu will be like. It's a world like no other- and if you're reading
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Response from CAROLARMANDOZ, Manager at Private Petra Day Trip Including Little Petra from Amman
Responded 14 Apr 2019
Thank you. Looking forward to having you, your family, and friends with us again.
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Bruce H wrote a review Apr 2019
Wakefield, United Kingdom194 contributions29 helpful votes
I was picked up by Waseem and Kaslar who took me up to Petra. The trip was three hours to drive to the site and then the same back. Kaslar was a great guy and explained everything I asked him on the way. The trip was well organised and everything was explained to me before I
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from CAROLARMANDOZ, Manager at Private Petra Day Trip Including Little Petra from Amman
Responded 13 Apr 2019
Thank you. Looking forward to having you, your family, and friends with us again.
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  • Duration: 12h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, Spanish
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