Excursion

Desert Safari to Wadi Rum

Deep in the heart of the Jordanian desert, the enchanting sands and stone formations of Wadi Rum will capture your heart during this half-day excursion.

  • Code
    AQA-BW
  • Level
    Moderate
  • Walking Type
  • Activity Type
    All
  • Age
  • Duration
    Approximately 4½ hours

This Crystal Adventures excursion MUST be pre-reserved.

From Aqaba, travel one hour in an air-conditioned motor coach to the Wadi Rum desert. More moonscape than desert, the weathered cliffs of black and crimson tower dramatically above pink sands. Providing the stunning, memorable backdrop in Lawrence of Arabia, the enigmatic lure of Wadi Rum embraces you in a thrilling grip.

Cool refreshments will be served at the popular Rum Rest House, your gathering spot for today's foray deep into this Valley of the Moon. A comfortable jeep with four-wheel-drive takes you across sand trails and dunes, a rugged ride which rewards with dramatic perspectives of unique desert scenery and wind-sculpted hills. Your driver will pause at Al Khazali and Lawrence Springs, then continue to Wadi Rum, where you will return to the ship via air-conditioned motor coach.

Important Notes:
This excursion involves off-road driving through rugged desert. Due to its adventurous nature, this excursion is not recommended for guests with back or neck problems. It is recommended that guests wear a hat, sunscreen, comfortable, rubber-soled walking shoes and lightweight clothing. A minimum number of bookings is required for this excursion to operate. See information concerning special cancellation conditions below. This Crystal Adventures excursion MUST be pre-reserved.

Availability: Limited

SPECIAL CANCELLATION CONDITIONS
If cancellation of the above Crystal Adventure is made within 30 days of arrival in the excursion port, there will be a 100% cancellation fee charged to the guest's shipboard account. In the event guests cancel their cruise within 30 days of arrival in the excursion port, this cancellation fee will be charged through the Crystal Cruises corporate office.

All Crystal Adventures with Special Cancellation Conditions can only be canceled in writing to Crystal Cruises. Please e-mail your cancellation to
crystaladventures@crystalcruises.com or you may fax your cancellation to (310) 286-2412.