Temple Rodef Shalom
Extension to Petra in Jordan

Led by Rabbi Amy Schwartzman

Mar 23, 2023 - Mar 27, 2023

  • DESTINATION Israel & Jordan
  • Who’s Going Adults Only
  • Trip Type Congregational
  • Duration 5 DAYS
  • Group Size 10+
  • Price From $2,590
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YOUR journey

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  •   Archaeology
  •   Nature Walks
  •   Active
  •   Heritage
  •   Art & Culture
  •   Expert Scholar

Program Itinerary

DAY 1
MAIN TRIP ENDS
Thu. Mar 23, 2023
  • Return to the hotel.
Overnight: Tel Aviv
DAY 2
THE MOUNTAINS OF EDOM PETRA
Fri. Mar 24, 2023
  • Check out of the hotel.
  • 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 hotel 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.
  • We’ll then drive north to Wadi Rum.
  • 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.
  • Lunch en route.
  • Check into the hotel, followed by dinner.
Overnight: Petra Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
DAY 3
THE JEWEL IN THE JORDANIAN CROWN
Sat. Mar 25, 2023
  • Check out of the hotel.
  • 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 hotel/restaurant
  • Depart Petra and drive back towards Eilat via the Yitzhak Rabin Border Crossing.
  • Transfer to Eilat and to the hotel for check-in.
  • Evening at leisure in Eilat.
Overnight: Eilat Meals: Breakfast and Lunch
DAY 4
EXPLORE EILAT
Sun. Mar 26, 2023
  • Check out of the hotel.
  • Explore Eilat on own.
  • A transfer will bring you to the Eilat Airport, for a return domestic flight to Ben Gurion Airport's Terminal 1.
  • Upon landing, transfer to Terminal 3 and check in for the departure flight to the USA.
Overnight: Flight Meals: Breakfast
DAY 5
UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN
Mon. Mar 27, 2023
  • Return to the USA.

RATES & LODGING

participants
10+
Cost p/p in double room
$2,590
Cost p/p in single room
$3,040

Tel Aviv: Dan Panorama

Petra: Movenpick Resort

Eilat: Dan Panorama

What to expect

  • 3 nights' accommodations.
  • 2 days of touring with a Jordanian tour guide in a luxury, air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Israeli tour guide will escort the trip to Jordan.
  • 1 group transfer from Tel Aviv hotel to Ben Gurion's domestic airport.
  • 1 group transfer from the Eilat Airport to the border crossing.
  • Jordanian visa and border taxes.
  • 1 group transfer from the border crossing to the Eilat hotel.
  • 1 group transfer from the Eilat hotel to the Eilat Airport.
  • 1 group transfer from the domestic terminal to the international terminal at Ben Gurion Airport & departure assistance at Ben Gurion Airport for the international flight.
  • Return domestic flights for Tel Aviv—Eilat—Tel Aviv.
  • Daily breakfast, 2 lunches & 1 dinner.
  • Possibility of luggage storage at the hotel until departure.
  • All site entrance fees & program fees as per your final program.
  • Credit card fees.
  • International 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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