Jabal Burdah

 DAY 1

From the village of Wadi Rum you and your guide will visit the Nabataean Temple which is located close to Rum village and features ancient Thamudic and Kufic rock art. The temple was erected around the first century BC. Next we'll drive you to the Lawrence Spring where you can climb and take pictures of the incredible view. After this you will go to see The Map and then the Sand Dunes which are a large area of sand dunes piled up against the mountains. It's fun to climb to the top and then run down. Then we'll take you to see the Ancient Inscriptions and afterwards you'll go by the Lawrence House. Next we will drive you to the Burrah Canyon where we will drop you off with a map and you'll hike for about two hours in this beautiful setting. At the end of the hike you will have lunch, Bedouin tea and then continue to the Burdah Mountain where you'll see the big bridge from the ground. After that we'll take you to the Um Frouth Rock Bridge. You will have an opportunity to climb this bridge. Next is the Small Arch Bridge which can also climb easily. After this you'll go to Khazali Canyon where you can walk inside to see the inscriptions. Then we'll take you to the camp where you can put your things in your tent, have a shower, sip Bedouin tea before viewing the setting sun at a gorgeous site called Al Ghuroub. If you arrive at the camp early you may walk to this site or take a leisurely hike in the area.

 

DAY 2

After breakfast we will drive you through the desert to Jebel Burdah some 30 km to the south. This is a magnificent drive through the far valleys of Wadi Rum and crossing the beautiful and lonely White Desert. You will have a guided hike to the top which usually takes about 2 hours. After hiking down again your guide will start cooking your lunch and you can rest for about 2 hours. After lunch we will drive you to the White Desert where you can hike for 2 hours before we drive you back to the Shooting Star Camp. From camp you can watch the beautiful sunset and spend the night enjoying bedouin music, songs, dinner and bedouin tea.

 

DAY 3

After breakfast you will ride by camel to the White Desert a vast beautiful and secluded area on the borders of Wadi Rum. When you arrive at the middle of White Desert you will have lunch and rest for 2 hours. Then you and your guide will ride back to the camp by camel and wait for the sunset.

 

On the next day after breakfast we will drive you back to Rum village .

 

The tour includes:

- Jeep driver who speaks English and is also a hiking guide

- Visit with a real Bedouin family

- Dinner, breakfast, water, tea, lunch

- 3 nights in Bedouin Lifestyle Camp

- 7 hours riding camel

- Drive back to Wadi Rum village

 

Price :

1 Person 275 JD per person

2-4 persons 180 JD per person

5-8 Persons 135 JD per person

More than 8 persons 100 JD per person 

Children under 12 years 50%

Children under 2 years free

 If you would like to book this as a private tour, 10 JD extra per person