Congregation Beth Am
and Makom Solel Lakeside
Extension to Petra in Jordan

Feb 21, 2023 - Feb 24, 2023

  • DESTINATION Jordan
  • Who’s Going Adults Only
  • Trip Type Congregational
  • Duration 4 DAYS
  • Group Size 5
  • Price From $1,800
Program is tentative and subject to change. Connect with our Customer Care Team by calling: (888) 230-6008 Mon.-Thur. from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET).

YOUR journey

J² crafts journeys of inspiration, education, and Jewish connections to Israel and worldwide. We are guided by a simple but powerful concept: No two trips are the same; each experience should be personal, meaningful, and backed by superb service. Travel is not just about the places you visit, but the connections you make along the way.

IMPORTANT Please register for the post-trip after registering for the main-trip.

  •   Active
  •   Archaeology
  •   Heritage
  •   Food & Wine
  •   Art & Culture
  •   Local Specialists
  •   Jeep Tour

Program Itinerary

DAY 1
THE MOUNTAINS OF EDOM
Tue. Feb 21, 2023
  • Check out of the hotel.
  • Early morning transfer to Ben Gurion Airport's domestic terminal, followed by a short flight to the Eilat Ramon Airport.
  • A transfer will bring you from the Ramon Airport to the Yitzhak Rabin Border Crossing, where a representative will assist with passport procedures. After crossing into the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, you'll be met by your local guide and driver.
  • Drive to Wadi Rum.
  • Lunch en route.
  • The Soul of the Desert, the Valley of the Moon: An off-road ride will provide a great way to experience the beauty and harshness of Jordan's southern desert and to see Wadi Rum, a valley cut into sandstone and rock. Known as the "Valley of the Moon," it indeed provides an otherworldly experience.
  • Check into the camp in Wadi Rum, followed by dinner.
Overnight: Wadi Rum Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
DAY 2
THE JEWEL IN THE JORDANIAN CROWN
Wed. Feb 22, 2023
  • Breakfast at the camp, prior to departure for Petra.
  • A Wonder of the World: Explore the astonishing natural and man-made features of Petra, the ancient capital of the Nabataean empire. Despite being one of the world’s most famous archeological Sites, the “City of Pink” still retains its mystery and capacity to amaze.
  • Lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Return to Israel via the Yitzhak Rabin Border Crossing.
  • A transfer will bring you to the Eilat hotel for check-in.
Overnight: Eilat Meals: Breakfast and Lunch
DAY 3
IN EILAT
Thu. Feb 23, 2023
  • Morning at leisure to explore Eilat on your own.
  • Check out of the hotel by noon and store your luggage with the hotel concierge.
  • Transfer from the Eilat Hotel to the Ramon Airport and check in for the return domestic flight to Ben Gurion Airport.
  • Upon landing at Terminal 1, transfer to Terminal 3 of Ben Gurion Airport for the departure flight to the USA.
Overnight: Flight Meals: Breakfast
DAY 4
UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN
Fri. Feb 24, 2023
  • Return to the USA.

RATES & LODGING

participants
5+
Cost p/p in double room
$1,800
Cost p/p in single room
$2,080
IMPORTANT Please register for the post-trip after registering for the main-trip. Registration closed

Wadi Rum: Aicha Camp

Eilat: Dan Panorama

What to expect

  • 2 nights' accommodations.
  • 2 days of touring with a Jordanian tour guide in a luxury, air-conditioned vehicle.
  • 1 transfer from Jerusalem to Ben Gurion domestic airport.
  • 1 tranfer from the Eilat Airport to the border.
  • 1 transfer from the border crossing to the Eilat hotel.
  • Visa to Jordan and border taxes.
  • 1 transfer from the Eilat hotel to the Ramon Airport.
  • 1 transfer from the domestic terminal to the International terminal at Ben Gurion Airport with departure assistance at Ben Gurion Airport.
  • Return domestic flights: Tel Aviv—Eilat—Tel Aviv.
  • Daily breakfast, 2 lunches & 1 dinner.
  • All site entrance fees & program fees as per your final program.
  • For a group of 10 or more, an Israeli tour guide will escort the trip to Jordan.
  • Credit card fees.
  • Flights to & from Israel.
  • COVID related expenses, including tests.
  • Evening transportation when dinner is not included.
  • Amendments to the program: In the event that any sites, programs or meals etc. are added to the program, an additional fee may be required.
  • Personal extras: Items of personal nature such as laundry, wines, mineral water, beverages, coffee, tea, food other than the table d’hotel menu, passport and visa fees, insurance, and foreign port taxes, unless otherwise specified.
  • US and foreign airport taxes, Q fuel surcharge and border taxes when applicable.
  • Value Added Tax is currently not applicable to tourists visiting Israel. Should the law change, you will be notified accordingly, and VAT will be added to your final invoice.
  • Gratuities: Recommend guidelines for tipping are provided in the terms section.
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  • Validity | All prices quoted are based on exchange rates as of the proposal date and are subject to change without notice. Rates are per person and are based on shared twin room occupancy.
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  • Cancelation fees | Cancelations made 90 or more days prior to departure incur the loss of the deposit. Cancelations made 89 to 46 days prior to departure incur the loss of 50% of the full trip cost. Cancelations made 45 days or less prior to the departure incur the loss of 100% of the full trip cost.
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