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ESRA Netanya Three-Day Trip to Petra and the Highlights of Jordan

ESRA Netanya Three-Day Trip to Petra and the Highlights of Jordan

ESRA Netanya

Monday 9 - Wednesday 11 September
Exclusive ESRA Members Only Three-Day Trip To
Petra and the Highlights of Jordan

with licensed tour guide Stephen Kliner

 

Come explore spectacular enigmatic Petra. Enter Jordan at the Sheikh Hussain Border Crossing near Bet She‘an where we will pick up an English-speaking Jordanian guide and head to Madaba, famed for its impressive Church and Byzantine mosaics and Mount Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised Land after wandering in the desert. The first night will be spent at Petra enjoying the magical ‘Petra by Night’ show.

The following morning we will have a comprehensive tour of Petra, the Nabatean pink city, capital of the Spice Route, where we’ll have enough time to fully get to grips with this wonder of the world. In the evening, we’ll transfer to Wadi Rum, enjoying the overnight in a Bedouin camp.

The third day will be spent in the mighty impressive lunar-esque landscape of Wadi Rum, enjoying a jeep safari guided by local Bedouins. After Wadi Rum, we’ll head South towards Aqaba, for a short city tour before crossing back into Israel at Eilat from where we will head back to Netanya with a stop at Mitze Ramon Visitor Centre…..A fun packed trip!

 

Pick Up Points:
  • Netanya:  6:00 am - Yona Building, 1 Baruch Ram Street (venue of ESRA lectures)
  • Ir Yamim: 6:15 am - Entrance to Tennis Club on Sd Ben Gurion (behind bus stop)
  • Others: TBA

 

Price: NIS 300 registration + $680 per person based on a double room  
Price includes: 4* accommodation, full board throughout, a/c bus, entry tax, entrance fees to show and all sites, water, tips
Book Now To Ensure Your Participation | Register by 31 July
Reservations: Booking Office: 09-7482957 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
For further information: Stephen 058-6275427 or Phil 054-4371014

 

Itinerary:

Day 1

6:00 - Pickup in Netanya

8:00 – Start to cross North border into Jordan

11:30 – Tour Madaba Lunch will be provided in Madaba

14:00 – Tour Mount Nebo

15:30 – Drive south to Petra

18:30– Arrive at Petra Sella Hotel (Dinner in hotel)

20:00 – Pick for Petra by night 

 

Day 2

7:30 – Breakfast at the hotel and head to nearby Petra

8:00 – Enter the amazing city of Petra and embark upon a tour of the site fully led by our expert guide. Guided tour is approximately 2 hours with the rest of the time free to enjoy the views and explore the site yourselves.

13:00 – Lunch at Sandstone restaurant close by

15:30 – Depart Petra for Wadi Rum, driving south along the ‘Desert Highway’. Arrive at the Bait Ali Lodge in Wadi Rum where you can relax in the desert oasis. Enjoy an authentic dinner in the desert setting.

Day 3

08:00 – Breakfast at the campsite enjoying the beautiful morning skies of Wadi Rum

10:00 – Head into the Wadi Rum reserve on a jeep safari led by our local Bedouin guides

12:00 – Return to camp and leave for border. Stop on way to stretch legs, use services and pick up lunch box.

14:00 – Cross border

16:00 – Stop at Mitzpe Ramon visitor center

21:00– Return to Netanya

 

NB All times are approximate.

 

Terms and Conditions:

Cancellation policy:

Cancellations made:

Up to 1 month before departure the payment will be refunded fully, minus the bank charges.

Up to 2 weeks before departure will receive a refund of 50%, minus bank charges.

Less than 2 weeks before departure will be fully charged.

Payment:

Payment of the registration to ESRA will be by credit card.

Payment of the balance to `Tourist Israel` will be by credit card.

Credit cards accepted by `Tourist Israel` are Visa, Mastercard and AMEX.

The payment includes a credit card fee of 3%.

Travel insurance:

We strongly recommend that you have Comprehensive Travel Insurance. In the event that you do not, we recommend that you purchase it to cover your trip and if, for any reason, you should cancel, it will cover your cancelation fee as well. Our agent, Tourist Israel, recommends `Passport` to be a reliabe and professional insurance company.

Passports:

You will require to travel with your Israeli passport. As is customary for international travel, your passport should be valid for a minimum of 6 months from day of travel or you may not be permitted entry to Jordan.

 

The trip is only suitable for participants who are in good health and who do not need assistance.

There is considerable walking and uneven terrain.

 

For your information: the Prime Minister’s advisor on terrorism recommends avoiding travel to Jordan.

 

Event Properties

Event Date Monday 09 Sep 2019
Event End Date Wednesday 11 Sep 2019
Individual Price Free

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