Lawrence's Road To Aqaba (By Camel)

Lawrence's Road To Aqaba (By Camel)

Day 1

At each stop along the Bedouin Caravan Camel Trek, you will have the opportunity to hike, climb, and explore at your leisure. Highlights include the following:

  • Lawrence’s Spring, where Lawrence of Arabia reputedly washed during the Arab Revolt. Walk through a narrow canyon of rocks and boulders to find naturally occurring water (and a lovely fig tree to rest under). From here, you can also climb a rock formation and take in one of the best views of the vast desert landscape. Optional 1-hour hike.
  • Drive to the Red Sand Dunes in Wadi Um Ishrin (where you can go sandboarding if you desire)
  • Jebel Anafishiya, where you can admire 2,500 year old Nabatean rock inscriptions
  • See the house that Lawrence of Arabia lived in during his time in Wadi Rum
  • See the Mushroom Stone, a Mushroom-shaped rock formation
  • From there, we will head back to the campsite to enjoy a delicious traditional Bedouin meal along with sweet Bedouin tea around the campfire before retiring to your cozy tent cabins.

Day 2

After a hearty breakfast buffet, your day will commence at 8:00am with the following itinerary: 

  • Explore a small rock bridge, easy to climb with a rewarding view at the top!
  • Um Fruth Bridge (approximately 20m high), a crowd favorite amongst climbers and another excellent photo opportunity
  • Visit some peculiarly shaped rocks (Cow rock / Chicken rock)
  • Lunch break with Bedouin tea – here, you will 2 to 3 hours of free time to walk around, take a nap, etc.
  • After lunch, we will cross from the Red Sand desert to the White Sand desert, where we will find a nice camping site under the stars, have dinner, and set up camp for the night

Day 3

After breakfast, your day will commence with a trek through Wadi Lebanon in the direction of Aqaba

  • Lunch break
  • At 3:00pm, you will be driven to Aqaba by taxi or bus

 

The following are included with the adventure

  • Lunch and dinner on Day 1, breakfast, lunch and dinner on Day 2, and breakfast and lunch on Day 3
  • Mineral water and other refreshments throughout the tour
  • Transportation by jeep
  • An English-speaking tour guide and a friendly camel – your guide will be on a separate camel
  • Accommodations in a private tent cabin prepared with beds, linens and blankets. Tent and bed configurations can be specially requested (though not guaranteed).

Booking details:

To book the tour, please provide us with your legal name, nationality, and mobile phone number. The maximum group size is typically six (6) people. Private tours are also available, please contact us for further details. Any group of at least four (4) people that book together will taken on a private tour.

Please contact us should you have any questions, and we will do our best to respond within 24 hours. We look forward to hearing from you, meeting you, and hosting you in our spectacular desert sanctuary!

Pricing:

2-person group:                        350 JD per person.

3 or 4-person group:                 250 JD per person.

Groups of 5 persons or more:    200 JD per person

Children under 12 years old pay half of the adult price.

Days

3 days

Nights

2 nights

Adult Price

350 JD

Group Price

200JD

*price per person.
*group rate applies to groups of three or more

Book A Tour

To book this tour, check availability, or for more information, please email us at rumstarscamp@yahoo.com or ahmeddesertguide@yahoo.com.