Wadi Araba Desert, Aqaba

4.7
#2 of 9 in Parks in Al Aqabah Governorate
The vast expanse of Wadi Araba Desert--a part of the Great Rift Valley that stretches from Aqaba to the Dead Sea--features a pristine semi-arid and sandy landscape. A number of tourist agencies in Aqaba offer tours of the desert, which you can brave on foot, in a jeep, or even on the back of a horse or camel. Enjoy the tranquility of the remote uninhabited desert while you roam among sand dunes and interesting rock formations. Most of the guided tours offer a chance to camp out in the desert overnight and visit a Bedouin camp. See Wadi Araba Desert and all Aqaba has to offer by arranging your trip with our Aqaba trip planner.
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  • Everyone is sure to visit. Incredible views, lots of positive emotions! Camels, jeep tours, you can peek into the camping to the Bedouins.
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  • After Petra an extraordinary place, experience for a lifetime. 4x4 Jeep Ride with Bedouin and guide CK to the magnificent sunset. The desert and rocks of unusual shapes and fine sand All this will be my eternal memory of the camp Lawrence of Arabia (on the canvas played by Omar Sharif). I recommend this trip.
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