Yoga Tour 8 days

 Enjoy daily yoga classes & visit the highlights of Jordan

·      Daily morning and evening yoga classes and meditation sessions
·      Explore the scenic Wadi Rum desert by jeep, on a camel or with a hike
·      Be enchanted by Petra, the ancients stone city that ranks among the 
       Wonders of the World
·      Follow historic Silk Route
·      Visit the ancient crusaders’ castle at Shobak 

Guiding during trip:
·      knowledgeable, local guides
·      professional yoga and meditation instructors 

Accommodation during trip:
·      high quality 4* and 5* star hotels plus
·      Eco lodge Feynan
·      Green Key 
desert camp

Transportation during trip:
·      Private , comfortable vehicle appropriate to the needs of the tour group. 

Tour Overview:

Day

Destination

Overnight

Day 1

Aqaba airport - Aqaba

5* hotel

Day 2

Aqaba - Feynan

Eco loge

Day 3

Feynan – Shobak - Petra

4* hotel

Day 4

Petra

4* hotel

Day 5

Petra – Wadi Rum

Eco desert camp

Day 6

Wadi Rum

Eco desert camp

Day 7

Wadi Rum –Aqaba

5* hotel

Day 8

Aqaba - Airport Aqaba  or prolongation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day 1: Airport –Aqaba
Upon your arrival at King Hussein International airport of Aqaba our staff will be there to assist you. 
Transfer to the south beach of Aqaba, to check in at 5* beach resort.
In the evening Yoga & Meditation by sunset
-Overnight &  breakfast at Radisson Blue beach resort-

Aqaba is a small charming beach town located on the bank Red Sea. It is famous among divers among the globe for its lush coral reefs. Snorkel, dive, take a boat trip, or simply enjoy the beaches and resort. Down town Aqaba you’ll find many restaurants, coffee shops, souvenirs shops and local markets. 
Explore the well preserved ruins of a 13th century castle ford or the ancient harbour of Ayla.

Day 2: Aqaba - Feynan
Morning yoga at the beach.
A short drive along the Dead Sea Highway brings us at  Wadi Araba, the black desert .
We stay at  Feynan Eco-lodge. The lodge is named one of the top 50 ecological-lodges in the world by National Geographic Adventure Magazine. Feynan is part of The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature, a project dedicated to protecting Jordan’s natural resources and wildlife and supporting rural communities by creating jobs in ecotourism. Feynan is located in the  the Dana Biosphere Reserve, a stunning protected landscape spanning more than 300sq and featuring more than 700 plant species, some of which are found nowhere else on the planet and numerous mammals and birds. Possibility to join local guide for sunset hike.
In the evening yoga and meditation.
-Overnight, breakfast & dinner- 

Day 3: Feynan – Little Petra -  Petra
Yoga at the morning
Explore Feynan with a hiking or mountain biking excursion on one of the many trails.
In the early afternoon we made a short drive along the old King’s Highway to visit Shobak, a Crusaders’ castle built in 1115 that features a very colourful history.  We continue our journey to Little Petra. In the afternoon we will visit Little Petra, a small but impressive part of the great red stone city of the Nabataean. Tourists do not frequent visit this spot visit this place, and offers us a first glimpse of the magnificent area of Petra. A powerful energy can be felt here – it’s a wonderful spot for yoga and meditation.    
We stay the night in Petra Palace, conveniently located at Petra’s main gate. This hotel features a courtyard swimming pool and a Turkish bath.
-Overnight, breakfast- 

Day 4: Petra
This day is dedicated to experiencing Petra, the ‘rose red’ city of the Nabataean, with it’s giant carved red mountains and vast mausoleums. This UNESCO world heritage site was build more than 2000 years ago. The Nabataean, a nomadic tribe from Arabia, grew rich from spice & incense trade.
We will enter the site, as very few tourists do, near the famous the Monastery on top of the mountains, where we will pause to practice yoga and enjoy the breathtaking view.
At the end of the day we leave the site through the siq (a gorge with high walls)
-Overnight and breakfast at same hotel-

Day 5: Petra – Wadi Rum
In the early morning you have one more opportunity to visit Petra, or can join yoga at the courtyard of the hotel. In the afternoon we journey on to drive to Wadi Rum, the ‘moon valley desert”. Wadi Rum is among the world’s most glorious deserts, with spectacular rock formations, red sand dunes and ancient inscriptions in canyon walls.
Wadi Rum is the primary setting of the film, ‘Lawrance of Arabia”
Sunset yoga &meditation overlooking a beautiful valley.
-Overnight at ‘green key’ Desert Camp with breakfast and dinner-

Day 6: Wadi Rum
Yoga with sunrise.
With a four-hour jeep tour, we will explore Wadi Rum’s amazing scenery. Ancient valleys and towering weathered sandstone mountains arise from the pink and white sand. During this tour we see ancient inscriptions, you can climb some rock formations, hike through canyons and run from sand dunes. We will have a picnic lunch somewhere in the desert.
Yoga & meditation in the evening
-Overnight at same Desert Camp with breakfast and lunch-

Day 7: Wadi Rum – Aqaba
Yoga with sunrise.
After breakfast we drive in 1 hour to Aqaba, where we stay at the same hotel at the south beach.
Afternoon is free to relax, swim,  snorkel or visit Aqaba city.
Yoga in evening at the beach 

Day 8: Aqaba – Aqaba Airport
Last morning session of yoga at the beach overlooking the Red Sea.
Departure to airport Aqaba 
Program depending on flight schedule

Price trip:
Price per person based in DBL room in US$.
By a group of 10 people and more: $ 984

Price include:
- Meet & assist on arrival & departure
- All transportation by private A/C tourist vehicle.
- Service of English speaking licensed guide
- Yoga and meditation classes throughout the whole trip
- 2 night 5* beach hotel at Red Sea Aqaba, BB
- 1 night at eco lodge Feynan, HB
- 2 nights 4* hotel Wadi Musa, BB
- 2 nights at desert camp Wadi Rum, HB
- Luggage transfer from Rum village to the camp and back

Prices exclude:
-flight
-visa
-Meals not mentioned
-Tips for guide, driver, hotel & camps