HORSEBACK TRAIL RIDE IN JORDAN
INDICATIVE ITINERARY *
Day 1 (Saturday): Arrival at Amman Airport and transfer to the hotel in Amman. Two transfers are organized at fixed times (7 p.m. and 11 p.m.). First meeting with your guide. Night in Amman in a 5* hotel.
Day 2 (Sunday): In the morning, early departure for Petra (2h30 to 3 hours drive), walking tour of the site with Jordanian guide. Lunch at the restaurant. Transfer to your hotel near Petra: dinner and overnight in a 5 * hotel.
Day 3 (Monday): Early departure for Wadi Rum: around 2 hours drive to reach the stables of Wadi Rum. Meet your local equestrian guide from the Al Zoulabia tribe of Wadi Rum. The allocation of your horse is based on your level and riding experience. You set off on horseback towards the Barrah Pyramids, passing through the spectacular Barrah Canyon, in the heart of 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 a luxury camp.
Day 4 (Tuesday): Breakfast at the camp, then departure on horseback to the arch of Burdha. 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 canyon of Um Ishrin. Night in a luxury camp.
Days 5 & 6 (Wednesday-Thursday): You cross the highest plateau of Wadi Rum, by a secret track that leads you into a huge valley, down the Nogra snake canyon. Then you ride on horseback in the landscapes of the wild south. On Wednesday evening the riders are transferred to their camp. Thursday afternoon, you leave your horse, the drivers take you to Aqaba Red Sea (1 hour drive). Installation at your 5 * hotel in Aqaba. Dinner at the hotel.
Day 7 (Friday): You will enjoy a free day and rest on the beautiful sands of the Red Sea. Dinner and night at your hotel.
Day 8 (Saturday): After breakfast, you leave the hotel for the Dead Sea. You settle into the Kempinski Ishtar hotel, and enjoy the Dead Sea for the day. Dinner at the hotel and overnight.
Day 9 (sunday): 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.