Two Days Rakabet Canyon Tour

Two Days Rakabet Canyon Tour

Sights

Anfasheih Inscription
Burdah Rock Bridge
Sand Dunes
Sunset Sites
Um Frouth Rock Bridge

Two Days + Two Nights Combination hiking & scrambling "Jabel Racabet Canyon Tour"

Day 1: Arriving in the morning at the Wadi Rum Village for 9:30am, our tours will commence at 10:00am. If you will or want to arrive any later we are more than happy to meet your needs, please just let us know.

Day 3: Your returning transportation to the village will depart the campsite at 8.30am if you have planned no further activities.

Meeting point: Our tour guide will meet you at the entrance to the Wadi Rum Village which is situated approximately 6km from the Visitor’s Centre after entering the protected area. Those arriving by car should park at the Rest House car park at the entrance to the village. You will be collected from there and shuttled to the Rum Stars offices, also within the village. We will go over the itinerary with you in detail and address any questions or concerns that may arise.

Contact information: +962 (0)795 127 025 - Phone / SMS text / WhatsApp

Day 1

Your tour will begin as follows: 

  • From Rum village, from where we will walk east for 3 Km to Racabet Canyon. On our hike, you will enjoy the views of wonderful sandstone mountains all around us.
  • On the other side of the canyon (Wadi Um Ishrin) we will stop for lunch and sweet Bedouin tea.
  • After lunch we will continue through Wadi Um Ishrin to the famous sand dunes.
  • We will then continue on to the Anfasheih inscriptions (dating to 300BC), one of Wadi Rum's most famous historic sites.
  • After we finish examining the Anfasheih area, we will continue our trek through the desert, taking in the beautiful sights and sounds of Wadi Rum to our beautiful campsite where you will enjoy a delicious dinner, cooked in the traditional Bedouin way, and sip sweet Bedouin tea around our campfire before retiring for the night to your comfortable tents.

Day 2

Hiking & Scrambling to Jabel Burdah bridge

After Breakfast in our Bedouin Camp, you will start the hike with your guide at 8 am:

  • Burdah bridge : we will hike for 1.5 hour to reach Jabel Burdah, there you will have short rest, then we start to scrambling up to the arch, it will take between 1 – 2 hours to arrive in the top of the arch, I cannot say enough word to explain who beautiful view from the top, wow .. you will watch great view for Burrah Canyon and the north of wadi rum protected area desert. Then we will return back after you take enough time to feel the clients of the desert.
  • Lunch time: we will have rest time for 2 - 3 hours to eat & drinking tea & short nap.
  • AL Mushroom Rock: we start the hike after lunch to Mushroom, it's a Stone shaped like mushroom, so we give the name " mushroom stone"
  • Then we hike back to our camp to have dinner and stay for the second night.

The following are included with the Jabel Racabet Canyon tour

  • Lunch and dinner on day 1, breakfast, lunch and dinner on day 2, and breakfast on day 3.
  • Mineral water, Bedouin tea and other liquid refreshments throughout the tour.
  • An English-speaking Hiking & Scrambling guide.
  • Accommodation in a private tent cabin for 2 nights 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, including the international dialing code. The maximum group size is typically 6 people per jeep. Private tours are also available; please contact us for further details. Any group of at least 4 people that book together will be taken on a private tour for the normal price!

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!

Pricing:

2-person group:                        140 JD per person.

3 or 4-person group:                 100 JD per person.

Groups of 5 persons or more:    90 JD per person.

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

Days

2 days

Nights

2 nights

Adult Price

140 JD

Group Price

90JD

Child Price

70JD

*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.