Exploring the desert by 4×4 is one of the best ways to see what Wadi Rum has to offer.
We mainly visit these locations:
*Lawrence Spring – clamber up to the mountain spring from which Lawrence is reputed to have drunk
*Red Sand Dune climb – a good workout to climb up and even more fun to run down!
*Anfashiyeh inscriptions – rock art along the ancient caravan route to Mecca
*‘Lawrence House – find out the real story of this ancient stone structure!
*Rakhabat Canyon – a highlight of Wadi Rum’s red sand desert
*Barragh Canyon – a scenic place for a wander
*Burdah Rock Bridge – the highest natural arch in Wadi Rum
*Um Fruth Arch – a 20 m climb; about 20 minutes up and back; a great photo opp!
*Wadak Rock Bridge – an easy climb close to Khazali Mountain
*Um Semmen Rock Bridge – an easier climb in the Wilderness Zone’s White Desert
*Khazali Canyon – a deep fissure in the red sandstone Khazali Mountain – decorated with a variety of ancient rock art
*Mushroom Rock – yes – it looks like a mushroom!
*Cow Rock – it’s got two legs and a round body! A great area to climb and look out over the desert
*Abu Hasheba Canyon – a kilometer hike through a narrow desert canyon, your guide will meet you at the end of the canyon
*Water collection site – take a peek at a Bedouin water collection system
*Red Sand Dune scenic views – take a few minutes to gaze out over the desert from the red dunes on the edge of the Wilderness Zone
*Al Qattar Spring – across the valley from our fixed camp, a short walk up from the desert, the spring at Al Qattar Mountain affords fantastic desert views.
You can choose from different tours options, like:
– Full day jeep tour, including overnight and full board: JD 65 per person (see more information here)
- Half day jeep tour, including overnight and half board: JD 55 per person
- Private jeep tour: to be booked with or without overnight or meals, we can arrange a tour of 2 , 3, 4 or 6 hours.
– Sunrise jeep tour: JD 50 per jeep
All jeep tours are also to be booked privately, Kindly send us a message to discuss your wishes, possibilities and prices.
Our representative meets you at the Rest House in Wadi Rum Village. If your transfer does not go till the village we will meet you at Wadi Rum Visitor’s Center to assist in your transfer to Rum Village, where your 4×4 tour begins with one of our professional driver guides. A full day’s tour covers between 8 and 12 sites, including lunch and an hour of rest time.
A half day’s tour covers between 4 and 6 sites, including tea rest time. The number of sites visited depends on the pacing you choose. Please let your guide know, if there is a site that you don’t want to miss!
Private tours are also possible. Kindly send us a message to discuss your wishes, possibilities and prices.