Corina Matei
[Corina Matei]
2017-03-31 20:14:57

Israel beyond cliches + Petra

english
4
423.0
35

Difficulty
Accessibility
family

Theme

Road Trip Tour In Israel And Jordan

Multimedia Gallery

Points

Walk

[starting point]
Rent a car Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Rent a car

[information] [ transport change ] [ personal car ]
120.0
Going to Petra Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Going to Petra

[end day]
Scorpion's Ascent Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Scorpion's Ascent

[landmark ] [ road ]
0.0

Description

Very beautiful road in the mountains.

Recommendations

Drive Carefully, No Parapets, Just Barrels
Scorpion's Ascent Belvedere Point Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Scorpion's Ascent Belvedere Point

[landmark ] [ road ]
0.0
Reserve Yotatva Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Reserve Yotatva

5.0

Description

25 nis

Feelings

It Is A Reservation That Protects Spieces In Danger. You Only Are Allowed To Enter By Car, Luke A Safari.
Parking the rented car Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Parking the rented car

[information] [ transport change ] [ walking ]
30.0

Description

You are not allowed to exit the country with a rented car
Cross border Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Cross border

[information] [ country border ]

Description

Is a very slow crossing, a lot of bureaucracy

warnings

70 jod - 100 $ fine if you don't stay 3 nights. If you show you visited Petra, the fine is 50 dinars 70 $
Taxi Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Taxi

[information] [ transport change ] [ taxi ]
70.0

Description

The only way to get to Petra is by taxi

Recommendations

100 Jod Round Trip

Program

I Negociated For A Personal Taxi 2 Days 150 $
Wadi Rum Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Wadi Rum

Entering to Petra Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Entering to Petra

[landmark ] [ heritage UNESCO ]
70.0

Feelings

Feeling So Small And Lucky To Be There

History

700 B.C, Built By Nabateans

Recommendations

50 Jod + 50 Jod Personal Guide
Tombs of Petra Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Tombs of Petra

[landmark ] [ heritage UNESCO ]

Description

Half of the city is made in rock, half built from rock
Going to traditional dinner Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Going to traditional dinner

[information] [ transport change ] [ taxi ]
8.0

Description

Finding the perfect spot for a fireplace
Traditional Barbeque - Mandi Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Traditional Barbeque - Mandi

[landmark ] [ show ]
80.0

Description

The jordanian locals cook for us one of their traditional meals: chicked, rice, potatoes and onions in a barrel. Very tasty food!

Recommendations

60 Jod For 3 Persons

warnings

Very Safe
Night Sky Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Night Sky

Description

Being in the mountains, with no city lights, ste nightsky is amazing!
To Masada and Dead Sea Israel beyond cliches + Petra

To Masada and Dead Sea

[end day]
Going back to border Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Going back to border

[information] [ transport change ] [ taxi ]
Arriving at the border Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Arriving at the border

[information] [ transport change ] [ walking ]
Crossing the Border Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Crossing the Border

[information] [ country border ]

Description

Prepare yourself for the most annoying crossing border you had. Going in Israel from an Arab country is a pain in the ass. Also, a lot of bureaucracy, paying the fine and going from an office to another. In Israel we had a looong interview about the purpose of our trip

warnings

Fine For Staying Less Than 3 Days 50 JOD
Going back to the car Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Going back to the car

[information] [ transport change ] [ personal car ]
Canyon Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Canyon

[landmark ] [ cliffs ]
0.0

Description

On route 90

Recommendations

Adapt Your Speed Limit!
Salt deposits at Dead Sea Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Salt deposits at Dead Sea

[landmark ] [ lake ]
0.0

Description

The water is so salted that there were formed small salt islands
Climbing to Masada/ cable car Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Climbing to Masada/ cable car

[information] [ transport change ] [ cable car ]
20.0

Description

Climbing to Masada. You can also climb by foot all those steps
Masada Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Masada

[landmark ] [ heritage UNESCO ]
20.0
Cable car Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Cable car

[information] [ transport change ] [ cable car ]
To dead sea Israel beyond cliches + Petra

To dead sea

[landmark ] [ lake ]
Bath Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Bath

[landmark ] [ lake ]
Bath in the dead sea good place Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Bath in the dead sea good place

[landmark ] [ beach ]

Feelings

Floating At Its Best!

warnings

Take Care, There's No Sand And The Salt Deposits Hurt!
Car Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Car

[information] [ transport change ] [ personal car ]
Canyon the Glow Stunt Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Canyon the Glow Stunt

Old city Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Old city

[landmark ] [ building ]

Description

Thry to get lost in the old city of jerusalem

warnings

Safe At Night
Via dolorosa Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Via dolorosa

[landmark ] [ heritage UNESCO ]
Western wall Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Western wall

[landmark ] [ wall ]
Zion gate Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Zion gate

[landmark ] [ gate ]
Otoman wall Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Otoman wall

[landmark ] [ wall ]
Church of the Holly Sepulchre Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Church of the Holly Sepulchre

[landmark ] [ church ]
Eat good shaorma Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Eat good shaorma

[accommodation]
Visiting Jerusalem and Tel Aviv Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Visiting Jerusalem and Tel Aviv

[end day]
Flagelation church Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Flagelation church

[landmark ] [ church ]
Virgins Tomb Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Virgins Tomb

[landmark ] [ heritage UNESCO ]
Ghetsimani cave Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Ghetsimani cave

[landmark ] [ church ]
Ghetsimani garden Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Ghetsimani garden

[landmark ] [ garden ]
Western wall Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Western wall

[landmark ] [ wall ]
Tower David Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Tower David

[landmark ] [ tower ]
To Tel Aviv Israel beyond cliches + Petra

To Tel Aviv

[information] [ transport change ] [ personal car ]
Bridge of wishes Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Bridge of wishes

[landmark ] [ bridge ]
Belvedere point Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Belvedere point

Cathedral Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Cathedral

[landmark ] [ church ]
Mosque Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Mosque

[landmark ] [ mosque ]
View of she sea Israel beyond cliches + Petra

View of she sea

Sunset Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Sunset

Sunset on gordon beach Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Sunset on gordon beach

Carmel Market Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Carmel Market

[landmark ] [ market ]

warnings

Open Until 17.00
Clubbing Kuli Alma Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Clubbing Kuli Alma

[accommodation]

Description

Club, night pub
Kuli nice place to drink Israel beyond cliches + Petra

Kuli nice place to drink

[accommodation]
 Israel beyond cliches + Petra

[end point]

Statistics


1,697m

-388m

2,085m

9,346m

1,198km

56:16 h

Means of transport

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16.9km
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