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Packing guide

  • Backpack or Carrybag

  • Sun protection: sunglasses, scarfs, sunscreen

  • Walking shoes that are comfortable and have grip

  • In summer: bring light clothing in light colours to stay cool and comfortable, don't forget a sweater as the night can get very cold

  • In winter: be prepared to wear multiple layers of clothing; bring sweaters, jackets and longsleeves and warm socks for the night

How to get here

Upon your arrival in Wadi Rum Village, I will pick you up and take you to the desert. You can get there easily from alll over Jordan either by taxi, bus or rental car.

There is a 5 JD entrance fee when you pass the visitor's center (free with Jordan pass)


From Petra

  • roughly 2 hour trip

  • Taxi costs 25-30 JD

  • Bus leaves at 06:00 am from Wadi Musa; costs 7-10 JD depending on how many people go on

From Amman

  • roughly 4-5 hour trip

  • Taxi costs 100 JD

  • No bus departures from Amman to Wadi Rum :(

From Aqaba

  • roughly 1 hour trip

  • Taxi costs 20-25 JD

  • JETT bus leaves at 08:00 am to the Wadi Rum visitors centre

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COVID-19 information

  • All travellers must undergo a PCR test conducted within 72 hours prior
    to the scheduled time of departure to Jordan with negative results.
  • You are required to complete an additional PCR test at the
    airport after arrival at your own expense (currently 20 JD).

  • Proof of health insurance is mandatory for non-Jordanians.

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