EQUESTRIAN HOLIDAYS IN JORDAN
The largest offer in Jordan
Horseback riding holidays in Jordan: Jordan is known for the ancient city of Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and for the Dead Sea: the lowest point on earth at 402 meters below sea level. Our service provider is one of the first to have created horse riding trips in Jordan.
Jordan is a romantic land, from Lawrence of Arabia to the hidden city of Petra. Cap Rando offers a fantastic opportunity to discover the Jordan treasures on horseback, far from the hordes of tourists, in magnificent places. Whether you are wandering around the hidden city of Petra, spending a lazy day swimming in the Dead Sea, or riding in this great equestrian Jordan, promises a mystical experience. Jordan is one of the most welcoming countries in the world. You will meet the locals who are happy to welcome you to their homes.
The Wadi Rum reflects a lunar landscape of ancient valleys and high eroded mountains emerging from white and pink sands. A scene straight out of the exploits of Lawrence of Arabia and the authentic setting of the movie, the Wadi Rum allows long canters on the highlands. Traveling along the old caravan routes allows you to discover a completely different world, with beautiful encounters with the desert Bedouins. You will live the life Bedouin life up to the Saudi border and the Disi mountains and discover the spectacular rock formations, and without a doubt the largest and most magnificent of the landscapes of the Jordan desert: an unforgettable horseback trip !
The Jordan horseback ride highlight is a visit to Petra, the crown jewel of Jordan's antiquities, which has been declared one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
Our equestrian trips in Jordan are offered to experienced riders: all Arab horses are very active and there are many long trots and canters in large spaces. Arabian horses were bred in the desert climate and are known for their endurance and speed. In Jordan, we work with a Bedouin family based in the Wadi Rum. We use their horses and they guide the trips: a real local experience !
CHOOSE YOUR COMFORT FOR YOUR JORDAN RIDE
3 types of accommodations are offered: in desert "Camps", in "Comfort" camps & hotels, & in "Luxury" camps & hotels :
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ON THE LAWRENCE OF ARABIA TRACKS IN THE WADI RUM DESERT "LOW COST"
Horse riding in Jordan. A ride through the spectacular landscape of the Jordan Wadi Rum desert: a wild space, timeless and terribly beautiful ! A horseback trail ride on Arabian horses known for their endurance and speed. During your horseback riding trip, you will meet Bedouin families living in traditional nomadic camps in Jordan. Accommodation in comfort camps with beds.
ON THE LAWRENCE OF ARABIA TRACKS : PETRA, THE WADI RUM ON HORSEBACK, DEAD SEA RELAXATION OPTION
Horseback riding in Jordan through the Jordanian desert, a journey through the history of Jordan. A vast wild space, timeless and terribly beautiful. Your first day is spent exploring the stunning ruins of Petra: its ornate facades were carved into sandstone cliffs by the Nabataeans around 400 BC. During your trip, you meet Bedouin families in traditional nomadic camps in Jordan.
VISIT PETRA & RIDE IN THE WADI RUM DESERT
A horseback ride in Jordan for riders who like open spaces, silence and freedom. Nowhere else you will be so surprised by the diversity of changes of atmosphere, terrain, colors, mineral and vegetable matters. Nights under the stars, fireside evenings, meeting with the nomadic Bedouins of southern Jordan. Ride on Arab horses and discover Bedouin traditions. This ride starts with Petra walking visit, then five days riding in the Wadi Rum desert.
VISIT PETRA & RIDE IN THE WADI RUM DESERT,RELAX IN THE RED SEA AND THE DEAD SEA
A horseback ride in Jordan for riders who like open spaces, silence and freedom. Nowhere else you will be so surprised by the diversity of changes of atmosphere, terrain, colors, mineral and vegetable matters. Nights under the stars, fireside evenings, meeting with the nomadic Bedouins of southern Jordan. Ride on Arab horses and discover Bedouin traditions. This ride starts with a walking tour in Petra, then five days riding in the Wadi Rum desert. And after your horseback trail ride: relax in the Red Sea and the Dead Sea !
THE JEWELS OF JORDAN, PETRA, WADI RUM HORSEBACK CROSSING , RED SEA & DEAD SEA
This journey on horseback on superb and vigorous Arabian horses, starts with a visit of Petra on foot, then you leave for six days of riding through the magnificent Jordanian desert of Wadi Rum. Before and after the ride, you stay in hotels, during the ride in comfortable Bedouin camps with good beds to rest after your days on horseback ! Final with a visit to Aqaba and its old souk, and relaxation in the Red Sea and the Dead Sea after your horseback ride.
THE KING ROAD FROM PETRA TO THE WADI RUM , RED SEA
A horseback riding progressive trip in Jordan. Start the first day visiting Petra. Then, you set off horseback riding on the Route of the Kings ! You cross the Wadi Rum on horseback. On your way, you visit the Shobak Castle, built in 1115 by Baldwin I of Jerusalem during his expedition to the region when he captured Aqaba on the Red Sea in 1116. Originally called 'Krak de Montreal' or 'Mons Regalis ', it was named in honor of the king's contribution to its construction (Mont Royal). End your stay in Jordan with a day of relaxation and swimming in the Red Sea and a visit to Aqaba after your horseback ride.
LUXURY HORSEBACK RIDE IN JORDAN: PETRA, WADI RUM & RED SEA
Exceptional and new: a horseback riding tour in Jordan, with luxury accommodation: 5-star hotels and a very comfortable camp. You discover Petra, the UNESCO Jordan classified site, famous for its facades carved into the sandstone cliffs by the Nabataeans around 400 BC. Then, you set off for four days on a horseback trek through the extraordinary landscapes of the Wadi Rum desert. You ride a great Arabian horse, known for its endurance and speed.
LUXURY EQUESTRIAN HOLIDAY IN JORDAN: PETRA, WADI RUM, RED SEA & DEAD SEA
New: Dicover Jordan on horseback and enjoy very comfortable accommodation: 5-star luxury hotels, and a luxury camp ! Visit the majestic city of Petra and relax two days after your four days horseback rides: spend one day in the Red Sea and one day in the Dead Sea before leaving this superb Jordan !
CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR RIDING IN THE WADI RUM & LITTLE PETRA, DEAD SEA & PETRA VISIT
To end the year in the sun, at Christmas or for the New Year, a horseback ride in Jordan for riders eager for wide open spaces, silence and freedom. 5 1/2 days riding in the Wadi Rum desert, visit of Petra, swimming and relaxation in the Dead Sea.
CHOOSE YOUR COMFORT FOR YOUR HORSEBACK RIDING HOLIDAYS IN JORDAN :
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The : You have the choice between 3 comfort options on our horseback riding trips in Jordan
"camping" option &
"comfort" option &
2 person tents supplied with comfortable foam mattresses, 1 person tents if traveling alone. Showers are available, to be used with bedpans.
Comfortable Bedouin tents with beds and warm blankets. Common sanitary facilities.
2 camps in rooms and tents with private bathrooms.
Comfortable hotels: 3* or 4* depending on the chosen comfort option.
WHEN TO GO HORSEBACK RIDING IN JORDAN :
Jordan has a Mediterranean climate. Horseback riding is pleasant all year round. Amman is sunny and cloudless from May to early November, with average temperatures around 23°C. Spring brings optimal weather for horseback riding holidays, lush with greenery. Fall is just as mild and pleasant. The months of July and August are hot and dry, but not oppressive, the evenings are cool.
If you don't mind the heat, go horseback riding in summer (from June to mid-August), tourists are less numerous. but be careful, the heat reigns from June to September in the south of the country, with temperatures exceeding 35°C. In spring (late March to mid-May) and early fall, the mild and sunny climate makes horseback riding very pleasant. Beware of heavy rains which can start as early as the end of October. As for winter (November to February), while it is not recommended in the north of the country (it can snow in Amman), it is on the other hand very mild in the Jordan and Wadi Araba valleys, on the from the Dead Sea and near the Red Sea (the water is 20°C at Christmas!) On the bivouacs, the nights can be cool: bring warm clothes and a good sleeping bag (-15°).