Jerusalem & Petra

Treasury (left), and monastery

Jerusalem and Petra in 2 days

The program:

FIRST DAY:

Departure early in the morning from Dahab 8:00 PM:

Transfer to Taba Assistence in Taba and driving through Arava Valley to Dead Sea Time for short swim in the Dead Sea Arrival in Jerusalem starting with panoramic view from the Mount of Olives Visiting the holy sites of the three monotheistic religions: Wailing Wall, Temple Mount, Dome of the Rock Continuing through the Arab market (suq) to the Via Dolorosa, which leads to the Church of the Holy Sepulcure

18:30: Finishing tour by driving through the new city towards the Dead Sea and back to Eilat Driving back to Aqaba boarder

Accommodation in Aqaba or Eilat

SECOND DAY:

After breakfast driving to Petra 3 hour guided tour in Petra, Lunch in Petra

16:00: driving back to Aqaba Cross the border to Eilat 10 Minute bus ride from Eilat to Taba

Crossing the border from Taba (Israel) to Taba (Egypt) Transfer back to Dahab 22:00: Back in Dahab

Notes:

As we visit some of the Holiest places for the various religions, respectful and modest clothes are required. This means that you have to cover both your knees and your shoulders, including the men!

Personal passports are required during the entire trip.

Bring swimming gear if you want to take a bath in the Dead Sea, like towels, soap, walking shoes, sunglasses and a hat.

Bathing in the Dead Sea (November through February) is subject to the weather conditions.

During winter time (November till April) warm clothing is necessary.

This trip leaves every Monday and Thursday night at 10 pm from Dahab. The trip can be booked for any number of people.



Costs:
450 US$- per person



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