CAMEL RIDE (2 DAYS)
Wadi Rum makes the perfect location to undertake a Camel Ride (2 Days) adventure due its surreal natural beauty. Coupled with its vast size at 74,000-hectares, it is described by UNESCO as a mixed natural and cultural site. Equally important is the varied desert landscape consisting of a range of narrow gorges, natural arches, towering cliffs, ramps, massive landslides, and caverns. Not to mention the Petroglyphs, inscriptions, and archaeological remains in the site testify to 12,000 years of human occupation and interaction with the natural environment. Uniquely the combination of 25,000 rock carvings with 20,000 inscriptions trace the evolution of human thought and the early development of the alphabet. In conclusion, the site illustrates the evolution of pastoral, agricultural, and urban activity in the region.
The camel tour starts from the Wadi Rum Village where you will drop your luggage to be bough to you later, you and your guide will first go to the Nabataean Temple, a short trip so you can get accustomed to traveling by Camel. Next, you will visit will Lawrence’s Spring, then you will go to the Khazali Canyon, where you can walk inside to see the ancient Nabatean inscriptions. After exploring the canyon you can relax while your guide prepares lunch. Following lunch, you will continue riding to the Bedouin Lifestyle Camp from where you can watch the beautiful sunset. Finally, you can enjoy a delicious Bedouin dinner, Bedouin tea, as well as bedouin music and songs, before you retire to your tent to rest for tomorrow’s journey!
After breakfast, you and your guide will ride to Um Frouth Rock Bridge, which you can climb and enjoy Firstly you will have a traditional breakfast, and afterwards, you and your guide will ride to Um Frouth Rock Bridge. Here you can climb up to enjoy the view from the top. Following that, you can take an hour’s break while your guide prepares lunch. After lunch, you will go to the Little Bridge, before returning to the camp for another beautiful sunset and another great dinner and night in camp.
The next after breakfast, We will drive you back to Wadi Rum village.
- 1 person: 80 JD per day
- 2-4 people 70 JD per person, per day
- 5-8 people 60 JD per person, per day
- 9 people and more 50 JD per person, per day
- Children under 10 years 50%
- Children under 2 years free
The price includes
- 2 days Camel ride
- Two nights stay at our camp
- Water and Bedouin tea.
- Bedouin Dinner and Breakfast during the stay
- Lunch box during the tour
- The Drive to Wadi Rum village in the next morning.
If you would like to book this as a private tour, 10 JD extra per person/Day
Furthermore, a similar tour with an extra days riding instead can be found here