Enjoy a magical desert trek through Jordan
Some of the most spectacular desert scenery can be found in Wadi Rum, just south of Jordan. This is a place of dramatic scenery that provides the perfect trekking atmosphere. Spend eight days camping and trekking with a local Bedouin guide as you make your way from Amman to Wadi Rum and back again.
- Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Wadi Rum
- Sleep in a Bedouin style camp under Jordanian skies
- Discover the famous rose-red city of Petra
First up is a visit to the 7 Pillars of Wisdom in Amman. This is an unbelievable rock formation with seven fluted turrets. During the week you’ll also visit Siq el Barrah, a desert canyon with immense rock walls, the arch of Burdah, and the Um Fruth rock bridge. The ultimate highlight is a visit to Petra, the world’s foremost ancient site.
A moderate level of fitness is required for this adventure, but you don’t absolutely need previous trekking experience. Let this be your first.
You and your group will walk up to six hours a day over dirt paths, sand, and some rocky terrain. The trip is fully supported by Jeep vehicle and your guides are experts not only in trekking, but in local geography and history as well.