The unique combination of outstanding desert scenery, desert flora and fauna, archaeological wealth and a still-existing authentic Bedouin culture, makes Wadi Rum an exceptional desert holiday destination. Through internet, you can avail a wide variety of Wadi Rum Tourism Packages. Some of them include overnight stays in desert camps, along with camel/horse ride to explore the desert.
The natural sandstone elevations here, are flourishing with Juniper trees that can live up to 800 years. Other plants like white broom trees, false fig trees, aromatic herbs and wild palm trees can be found growing here in abundance. Many Wadi Rum Tours accompanied by local guides, take you through the striking attractions and elevations via 4X4 drives, trekking or camel/horse rides.
Wadi Rum was notified as a natural reserve and protected area during 2005. Before visiting this attractive and peaceful desert, it is advisable to do a detailed research of the place with the aid of a Wadi Rum Tourism Guide. This will help you chalk out a sightseeing plan in consultation with your travel/tour company, which is appropriate to your priorities.
As of now the only places available to stay in Wadi Rum Village is in the Desert Camps, which are equipped with sleeping and basic amenities. Unless you want to travel back to the city, you can stay in one of these camps and enjoy the desert life to the fullest.
Exploring the nooks and crannies of the extensive desert valley can be a memorable experience for any traveler going on their Wadi Rum tours. The Wadi Rum travel packages can take you to this popular destination in Jordan, where the tranquility of the rich deserts can appear to be a delightful relief after the hectic city life.
The monolithic rockscapes rising to great heights can be a delight to adventure lovers, since they can go on mountaineering trips during the holidays. The hikers can explore the canyons, the waterholes and be mesmerized by the vastness of the desert when they set out for the tour with the Wadi Rum vacation packages. Lawrence’s house and springs, the exquisite rock drawings, the Nabataean temple, the Burdah Rock Bridge can be the other treasures, which Wadi Rum takes pride in. The Red Sand Dunes and the Seven Pillars of Wisdom are other famous tourist attractions included in the Wadi Rum holiday packages which you should not miss when you travel to Wadi Rum.
While a four-wheeled drive, a pick-up truck or a camel can be the best way to travel the vast deserts, you can also make your trip to Wadi Rum unforgettable by floating above the grounds in a hot air balloon.