A horseback trail ride in Jordan: Visit Petra and 5 days riding from Little Petra to the Wadi Rum desert. And enjoy comfortable hotels and camp !

Cap Rando Selection : Trips organized by Cap Rando partners
Type
Stationary and progressive trail rides
Comfort
In 2-3 person bedrooms, single bedrooms with supplement
Level
Level 3 :You must be able to walk, trot, canter and gallop outdoor
Highlights
  • 1 night in a luxury camp
  • 3 nights in a comfortable camp
  • 3 nights in 4* hotels
  • Visit of Petra, jewel of Jordan
  •  Jordan visa and visits included

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Horseback riding in Jordan, enjoying comfortable camps, sleeping all nights in beds  ! Visit of Petra and departure for five days on horseback to Little Petra, then through the spectacular landscapes of the Wadi Rum desert. Nowhere else will you be so surprised by the diversity of changes in atmosphere, relief, colors, mineral and vegetable matter. Nights in a comfortable camp, evenings by the fire, meeting with the nomadic Bedouins of southern Jordan. You ride Arabian horses and learn about Bedouin traditions.

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Itinerary
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Programme intro

HORSE RIDE IN JORDAN
INDICATIVE ITINERARY *

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Day 1 - Saturday: Arrival in Jordan. Meeting at Amman airport and transfer to your hotel in Madaba. Meeting and presentation of the team. Dinner and night at the Aitch city hotel or similar.

Day 2 - Sunday: Early departure to Petra (2h30 to 3h drive). When you arrive, you leave your luggage at the hotel, then set off to visit this mythical site, accompanied by a Jordanian guide (most of the time English-speaking) until you reach the exit of the Siq in Khazneh (the treasure). Snack at noon. Then, you are free to explore this majestic site on your own until nightfall. Overnight at the Seven Wonder Luxury Camp: Deluxe tents with Private Bathroom.

Day 3 - Monday: After breakfast, meeting with the local team and allocation of horses according to image-20220407173033-1the level of each. You ride for this first day on horseback, in one of the most beautiful places in the world to discover "Little Petra" and Baidah. Transfer to Aqaba, Lacosta Hotel with dinner at the hotel.

Day 4 - Tuesday: After breakfast, transfer to the Wadi Rum (1 hour drive) to meet your guide and the horses. You are riding south. You cross the Um Ishrin valley, then reach your camp for lunch after 2 hours on horseback. In the afternoon, you visit the house of Lawrence of Arabia and the red sand dunes of Anafishia. Dinner and overnight at Camp.

image-20211208111425-2Day 5 - Wednesday: You go on horseback in the protected area of the Wadi Rum, on beautiful tracks offering long gallops. You pass by the natural arch of Um frouth, and the red sand dunes with Anafishia inscriptions. Dinner and overnight at Camp.

Day 6 - Thursday: Breakfast at the camp, then departure on horseback to the Burdha arch area. Crossing beautiful red sand canyons and lunch at the foot of Burdha mountain. Afternoon ride on a beautiful trail with a beautiful view of the red mountains of Wadi Rum. Dinner and overnight at Camp.

image-20220407172507-1Day 7 - Friday: Crossing Barrah, another spectacular canyon in Wadi Rum, surrounded by high cliffs, where rock climbers are often seen. At the end of the canyon, you reach your lunch spot. Return to the village of Wadi Rum and visit Lawrence Wale. At the end of the ride, you say goodbye to our team and your horse. Transfer to the Madaba Aitch hotel with farewell dinner in one of the oldest restaurants in town.

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

* The program is given for information only. It can be subject to modifications: the climatic conditions, the winds, the changing nature of the terrain, the physical condition of the riders… daily determine the itinerary and the order of the days. This is under the sole responsibility of the guide, in charge of the group.

MEETING/DEPARTURE

Jordan horse ridingMEETING: 
Saturday at Amman airport. Transfer to your hotel at 7 pm or 11 pm.

DEPARTURE:
Saturday after breakfast, transfer to  Amman airport. 

AIRPORT TRANSFERS:
Airport transfers are free at the fixed times. Out of the fixed times: 50 € / car / transfers 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.
In winter, Easyjet offers mow cost flights from Geneva to Aqaba.

INDICATIVE FLIGHT PRICES:
Paris - Amman - Paris:  from 500 €.
Genava - Aqaba - Geneva:  from 150 € in winter.

Riding

 RIDING LEVEL: image 44
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 synthetic "Wintec" saddles.  

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

Comfort

ACCOMMODATION:rando cheval Jordanie
3 nights in 4* star hotels in 2-3 person bedrooms, 1 night in a luxury camp, 3 nights in a comfortable camp with shared beds, showers and toilets.

CAMPS:
1 night in a luxury camp: See the website. Tents with ensuite toilet & showers, air conditioning.
3 nights in a comfort camp: comfortable bedouin tents with beds and warm blankets. Shared showers and toilets.


rando equestre en jordanieMEALS:image-20220407181549-1
In the evening, meals are taken on the camps prepared by the assistance team, or in the restaurants of the hotels, one dinner in one of the oldest restaurants in Madaba. At noon, during horseback riding, picnics are prepared and brought by the assistance team.



INDICATIVE HOTELS 3 NIGHTS:
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LUXURY CAMP 1 NIGHT:
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COMFORT CAMP 3 NIGHTS:
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Rates
Infos tarif

horse riding trip in JordanPRICE / PER PERSON:

2100 € in rooms and shared tents for 2 people from 4 riders registered **
Single bedroom & tent supplement: 300 €
Departure supplement for 2-3 riders: 165 € / person

Registration fees: 15 €
* Prices may vary up or down depending on exchange rates at the time of registration.
** Contact us to know the number of riders registered on the dates that interest you.

THE PRICE INCLUDES:

• Visa to enter Jordan

• Reception and transfers from / to Amman airport (AMM), transfers at fixed times (7pm and 11pm)

• 1 day visit of Petra
• Tack & horse rental
• Horseback rides 

• 1 guide and support team

• Full board from day 1 dinner to breakfast day 8 (or dinner from day 7 if take off too early)

• Drinks (water, tea and coffee during the ride)

• 3 nights in hotels 

• 1 nght in luxury camp

• 3 nights in comfort camp

•The financial bond for your payments by our travel agent guarantee.

THE PRICE DOESN'T INCLUDE:

• Flights and airport taxes

• Airport transfers outside the fixed times: 50 € / car / transfer

• Drinks (other than bottled water and wine included in the camp)

• Insurance assistance, repatriation, cancellation ...

• Tips (recommendation: about 20 JOD for the entire team)

• Single bedroom and tent option

• All that is not indicated in "THE PRICE INCLUDES"

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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.

Useful information

JORDAN ENTRANCE FORMALITIES:

- Passport: It must be valid for 6 months from the date of entry into Jordan.
- Visa: validity of 3 months for a stay of 1 month on site. European Union, Swiss and Canadian nationals obtain it either at the Jordanian embassy (compulsory for a multiple entry visa), or directly at the border (1 entry visa only; count 40 JD, payable only in Jordanian dinars ; no photo needed).
- Jordan Pass: The Jordan pass is included in all our Jordan packages. A very interesting solution, buy the Jordan Pass online, before departure and print it, provided you stay at least 3 nights in the kingdom. Advantage: The pass covers both visa fees (1 entry only) and entry to 40 sites (including Petra, Wadi Rum and Jerash to mention the main ones). It costs 70-75 or 80 JD, depending on the number of days you want in Petra (1 to 3 days). Very advantageous therefore, the pass being quickly reimbursed (separate costs: 50 JD for 1 day in Petra and 40 JD for the visa at the airport). It should be used within 12 months of purchase. Upon arrival at the airport, all you need to do is validate the pass to obtain your visa. And present the pass at the entrance to the various sites. Print it in several copies, in case of loss, you will always have a spare.


HEALTH:

Hygiene conditions are good and the country is relatively well equipped medically. No compulsory vaccines if you come from Europe.
It is advisable to be up to date for the “universal” vaccines recommended in Europe: tetanus-polio-diphtheria-pertussis, measles, hepatitis B; as well as for vaccines protecting against diseases linked to a lack of food hygiene: hepatitis A, typhoid (if the stay takes place under precarious food hygiene conditions).


OFFICIAL WEBSITES:
Before your departure : check the entrance information,  on your country official travel information about travelling to Jordan.
And the Jordan official website: https://www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo/index.html

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Consult the following website: https://www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo/index.html  
 You will be asked:
- A negative pcr test result, carried out within 72 hours before boarding, whether you are vaccinated or not.
- A qr code obtained by registering on the Visit Jordan site: www.gateway2jordan.gov.jo/form/ 
- A form to be completed and presented upon boarding:
www.carc.jo/images/COVID19/Declaration-Form.pdf https://www.visitjordan.gov.jo/form/ 
- A second PCR test is performed on arrival in Jordan, with the exception of passengers who have obtained a full vaccination certificate in electronic or paper version in English or Arabic.
- For your return: a test can be done at your hotel the day before your departure.

Reviews
GUEST REVIEWS
Risse - Switzerland

Magnificent ride, great landscapes, well-chosen camps in beautiful and very little frequented places. Perfect care. Very nice horseback ride, friendly and very professional guide. Pretty, well-groomed horses. 3 satisfying hotel nights, buffet meals with lots of choice, other nights in camps and meals prepared with care by the accompanying cook. Overall my stay was Excellent!