Discover Jordan on horseback. Visit Petra, and ride in the Wadi Rum desert. An exceptional horse riding trip in Jordan !

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Type
Stationary and progressive trail rides
Comfort
In camps and bedrooms
Level
Level 3 :You must be able to walk, trot, canter and gallop outdoor
Highlights

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image 1181 Ride a pure Jordan Arabian horse

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Horse riding in Jordan. The visit of Petra, pearl of Jordan. A ride through the spectacular landscape of the Wadi Rum desert of Jordan: a vast wild space, timeless and terribly beautiful ! A horseback riding trip through history. A horseback trail ride on Arabian horses known for their endurance and speed. Your first day is spent exploring the amazing ruins of Petra. Its ornate facades were carved from sandstone cliffs by the Nabataeans around 400 BC. During your horseback riding trip, you will meet Bedouin families living in traditional nomadic camps in Jordan. We have chosen the best provider in Jordan, trained at our guide school. She works with a Bedouin family based in the Wadi Rum.

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Itinerary
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Programme intro

RANDONNEE A CHEVAL EN JORDANIE
PROGRAMME INDICATIF *


randonnee a cheval jordanieDay 1 (Saturday): Arrival in Jordan and overnight in a hotel in Madaba. Arrival at Amman Airport and transfer to hotel in Madaba. Two transfers are organized at fixed times (7 p.m. and 11 p.m.). First meeting with your guide. Night at the hotel***.

rando équestre en JordanieDay 2 (Sunday): In the morning, early departure for Petra (2h30 to 3 hours drive), walking tour of the site with a Jordan guide. Free lunch (not included in Petra). Transfer to Aqaba: dinner and overnight at the 4 * hotel.

Day 3 (Monday): Early departure for Wadi Rum: approximately 1 hour drive to the Wadi Rum stables, which are located at the foot of the Um Ishrin massif. Meet your local equestrian guide from the Al Zoulabia tribe of Wadi Rum. The allocation of horses is made according to your level and experience. You go towards the south of the massif. Crossing the canyon of Khazali la Gazelle and ancient inscriptions carved in the rock. Midday meal in the shade and cool of the mountains. Afternoon on the southern slopes of Djebel Qatar. Night in camp.

rando à cheval en JordanieDay 4 (Tuesday): Breakfast at the camp, then departure on horseback to the Burdha Arch. Crossing pretty canyons of red sand to the picnic spot, at the foot of Burdha mountain. In the afternoon, you leave on a beautiful track with a beautiful view of the red mountains of Wadi Rum, towards the incredible Um Ishrin canyon. Night in camp.

Day 5 (Wednesday): You go on horseback towards the  pyramids, passing through the spectacular Barrah canyon, in the heart of the Wadi Rum, surrounded by high cliffs where climbers are often seen. At the end of the canyon, you reach your lunch spot. In the afternoon, your guide will find the best ways to cross secret canyons, to reach the camp before sunset! Night in camp.

jordanie a chevalDay 6 (Thursday): After breakfast at the camp, your trail ride takes you south-east, crossing beautiful valleys in the colors of Wadi Rum. You reach a nice little arch, called "Um Fruth." In the afternoon, superb ride on beautiful trails to the "Independence Route" and your camp. Night in camp.

Day 7 (Friday): Breakfast, then departure on horseback through the unique landscapes of the Black Mountains. On the "road to independence" in the footsteps of Ottoman horses and Bedouin tribes, and British troops 100 years ago !, You end your horseback ride in the beautiful landscapes of Baten El Ghoul. You say goodbye to the horses, who leave with the team to join their stable. Farewell tea and coffee with the Bedouins. Transfer to your hotel in Madaba: dinner in the oldest house in Madaba: the Adonis restaurant, an institution in Jordan ! Night at the hotel.

Day 8 (Saturday). Departure after breakfast, transfer to Amman airport.

* The itinerary is indicative. It may be subject to modifications, depending in particular on: weather conditions, the physical condition of the riders, who determine the route on a daily basis, and the choice of camp locations. This under the only responsibility of the guide.

MEETING/DEPARTURE

Jordan horse ridingMEETING: 
Day 1 (Saturday) evening at Amman airport. Transfer at 7 pm or 11 pm.

DEPARTURE:
Day 8 (Saturday) after breakfast. Transfer to Amman airport.

AIRPORT TRANSFERS:
Amman airport transfers are free at the fixed times. Out of the fixed times: 50 € / person / transfer to pay locally.

FLIGHTS: 
It is more interesting to book your ticket, a transport package included is generally more expensive with agency commissions. However, we are at your disposal to help you find the best rates or to offer you a transport trip included on request. We advise you the following companies: Turkish Airlines  Austrian et Alitalia.

Riding

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RIDING LEVEL: 
You must be able to walk, trot, canter and galop outdoor on open spaces.

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HORSES: 
Arabs or crossed, well balanced, trail rides professionals. 


TACK: 
English "Wintec" saddles.  


GUIDE: 
Local English speaking guide and assistants, tranfering luggage and preparing meals.

Comfort

HEBERGEMENT:rando cheval Jordanie
3 nights in hotels in 2-3 person bedrooms, 4 nights in camps.

CAMPS:
2-person tents provided with comfortable foam mattresses, you can book rooms and individual tents at an additional cost. Showers are available, to be used with basins.

HOTELS:

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rando equestre en jordanierandonnée Jordanie à chevalMEALS:
Evening meals are taken on camps prepared by the assistance team, or in the hotel restaurants or a local restaurant. At noon, during horseback rides, picnics are prepared and brought by the assistance team on the day horseback rides.

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LUGGAGE TRANSFERS: 
The assistants transfer luggage every day by car. 

Rates
Infos tarif

2022 PRICE / PER PERSON *: 

1750 € in tents (4 nights) and shared 2-3 people bedrooms (4 nights)

Single bedroom supplement in hotels: 150 €. Individual tents available at no extra charge.

Booking fees: 15 €.

* Prices may vary downward or upward, depending on exchange rates at the time of registration.

THE PRICE INCLUDES: 

• The Jordan pass including the entry visa to Jordan and access to tourist sites

• Reception and transfers from / to Amman airport (AMM), transfers at specific times ( and )

• Horse and tack rental
• 5 horseback riding days

• Guided walking visit  of Petra

• Full board from dinner on day 1 to breakfast on day 9 except lunch in Petra.

• Drinks (water, tea and coffee during the rides and at camps), not included in the hotels.

• Accommodation for 3 nights in hotels in double rooms (or triple if an odd number of riders of the same sex)

• Accommodation for 4 nights in camps (accommodation in individual tents at no extra charge for people registering alone)

• The financial guarantee of your payments by our travel operator guarantee.

THE PRICE DOESN'T INCLUDE: 

• Return flights to Jordan and airport taxes

• Lunch in Petra

• Transfers outside of scheduled times: € 50 / car / transfer

• Drinks (other than bottled water provided on the camps)

• Assistance insurance, repatriation, cancellation, etc.

• Tips (recommendation: around 20 JOD for the whole team)

• Single bedroom option (for nights in hotels)

• Anything not indicated in "THE PRICE INCLUDES"

INSURANCE (if you don’t already have one):
We offer to European citizens (only) Chapka insurances:

Cap Security: full insurance with cancellation. Cap Cancellation: cancellation only.
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Booking
How to book
HOW TO BOOK:

By booking with Cap Rando, you get the benefit of the French travel agency law, one of the strictest in the world: an unlimited financial guarantee for all your payments !

BOOKING PROCEDURE:

1. CHECK THE AVAILABILITY, PRICE, DISCOUNT:
Check the availability and price (depending on the type of accommodation and after possible discounts) by contacting us through the availability & quote request form or by phone +33 (0)483431321, whatsapp +33(0)609520324, or e-mail: contact@horsebackridingvacations.eu

2. BOOKING:
Fill out the online registration form: 
https://www.horsebackridingvacations.eu/form/formulaire-d-inscription


3. INSURANCES:
Cap Rando is covered for its professional civil liability: GENERALI contract n ° AL974010.
To register on a Cap Rando holiday, you must be covered by an individual liability insurance covering your activity, individual accident, assistance, repatriation, and possibly cancellation (strongly recommended not to lose your payment in case of unforeseen your cancellation insurance contract).
For Europe Union citizens only: we offer to subscribe the "Cap Protection Security" from Chapka Insurance. This covers you for cancellation, interruption of stay, individual accident, assistance 24h / 24h, medical expenses abroad, luggage insurance, civil liability. You can also only take a cancellation insurance if you have insurance covering other risks. 
See all information about our cancellation policy and Chapka insurance offer.
For non West European citizens: if you pay by credit card, depending on your card, you may be fully covered: check your contract.
You can subscribe directly an insurance for instance on: https://www.axatravelinsurance.com/

4. PAYMENT:
A 30% deposit is required upon booking, the balance being due 60 days before the stay date. Less than 60 days before your departure date, full payment is requested at registration.
You can pay:
- By credit card on our secure payment website: Click here to access the server
- By bank transfer: Bank information

Your payments are guaranted by our GROUPAMA travel agent bond.
If you book a trip through Cap Rando, you have the guarantee not to loose any payment. 
The French law is the strongest and requires all French travel agencies to have an unlimited financial guarantee for their customers in case of financial failure.


5. CONFIRMATION:
You will receive a confirmation file and contract with the invoice and all practical information within 24 hours after reception of your registration form and payment.

6. CANCELLATION POLICY:
See general conditions and special covid conditions: cancellation conditions.
Please note: Any stay may be canceled in the event of insufficient bokkings to ensure the stay up to 21 days before the starting date. In this case, a replacement stay may be offered to you, if it does not suit you: full refund is guaranteed without compensation. We advise you to book refundable flights / trains.