Wadi Ghuweir Hiking Tour
Wadi Ghuweir is a hidden gem located in Jordan’s breathtaking Dana Biosphere Reserve. This enthralling wadi, with its complex gorges, green oasis, and relics of old civilizations, is a living monument to nature’s and history’s peaceful cohabitation.
Dawn’s Awakening: Our day begins with an early morning departure from Wadi Musa, allowing us to see the soft caress of dawn as it reveals the magnificence of the sandstone cliffs.
Timing matters greatly in life, and our early start ensures that we get to experience the full glory of the day.
A Discovery Journey: As we travel further into Wadi Ghuweir, we follow in the footsteps of others who have gone before us, unravelling the mysteries of this geological paradise. The meandering pathways take us through tight gorges, with each turn displaying nature’s wonderful artistry.
The Tranquilly Oasis: Our journey takes us to a beautiful oasis, a refuge of lush flora wrapped inside the wadi’s embrace. A crystalline stream invites you to refresh your senses, providing a moment of tranquil introspection in the midst of nature’s majesty.
Whispers of the Past: Throughout our tour, we will hear echoes of the Nabateans who formerly lived here. Inscriptions and sculptures carved into the sandstone cliffs reveal stories of endurance and ingenuity, adding to our knowledge of the human spirit’s eternal legacy.
Culinary Delights: Among the natural splendor, we will stop for a delicious picnic of locally sourced delights. This lunch will tantalize your taste senses and produce memories that will last.
Contemplative Moments: Our tour concludes with a pause for thought, enabling you to take in the breathtaking grandeur of Wadi Ghuweir.
Wadi Musa, Petra, Wadi Ghuweir, red sandstone Siq, hanging gardens, ruins of Faynan, Edomites, Nabataeans, Romans.
Your safety and comfort are of the utmost importance. Our knowledgeable guides are committed to ensure a safe and enjoyable journey while protecting Dana Biosphere Reserve’s unique nature.
Private tours with English-speaking guides are arranged and set at any date and time and anybody can book it. French, German, Spanish, and Russian-speaking guides are subject to request and availability.
The program includes:
- Meet and pick up from Wadi Musa (Petra).
- Transfers by modern a / c vehicles to / from Mansoura village .
- Entrance fees .
- Drinking water.
- Services of English-speaking guide.
The program does not include:
- Personal travel Insurance expenses.
- Tips / gratuities.
- Government tax, Value Added Tax (VAT), or compulsory charges introduced after publication.
- Optional excursions and activities (are subject to availability).
- Any beverages with meals, unless mentioned and upon request.
- Carriages and camel rides.
- Extra costs due to unanticipated changes in the itinerary for reasons beyond our control.
- Any other items not listed in the “includes”.
- Optional activities are subject to availability.
- Optional private or onsite local guides.
- Guides in languages other than English are available upon request and subject to availability.
- Optional special private vehicles are available upon request.
- In winter & fall, the weather can be cold, therefor warm clothing is required.
- From the summer sun, you need to protect yourself with hats, sunscreen lotion, loose and cool clothes in summer.
Wadi Ghuweir is a geographical symphony, where the complex compositions of the Earth are played out in every rock formation, meandering canyon, and beautiful oasis. It calls to people who want to be immersed in the beauty of geography, to hear its whispers, and to be humbled by its majesty.
A reasonable amount of walking is required.
The itinerary may change due to unanticipated circumstances, factors beyond our control, or at the guide’s discretion.
- Staying Healthy
- The time frame for this tour is approximate and subject to change according to the client’s preference.
- The tour itinerary is subject to change due to factors beyond our control and event of unforeseen circumstances or at the guide’s discretion.
- In the event of an increase in fuel prices, Via Jordan Travel & Tours reserves the right to raise the prices for its services without prior notice.
- Optional excursions and activities are subject to availability.
- Optional special private vehicles available upon request.
- Copies of your passports are required in advance to issue port permits (if needed).
- You need to take your passport or a good quality photocopy of it with you.
- Reservations made less than 20 working days before the start of the service may be subject to change.
- Your booking is confirmed only upon the provision of 50% prepayment.
- Using sufficient amount of sun protection lotion is essential for avoiding sun burn.