Wadi Rum trail

  
Horse tour - 6 days riding

Horse riding in the Wadi Rum desert.

highlights

  • Wadi Rum desert horse riding trail
  • desert camping
Activities :
  • Horse riding,
  • Sightseeing,
6 days horse riding in Wadi Rum desert.
During the 6 days horse riding you will discover :
  • Wadi Rum valley
  • Bedouin traditions
  • Lawrence’s house
  • The red sand dunes area
  • Rash Rasha valley
  • Um Raza canyons
  • Sweibat valley
  • Jebel Burdah
Riding level : This activity requires you to be experienced in horse riding and fit enough to enjoy and take advantage of the ride. Also, as our horses are Arabian, they are small and can not carry heavy weight. We do not ask them to carry more than 85 kg.

What is an experienced rider?

  • to know how to saddle and unsaddle your horse.
  • to know to control your horse at all paces in open area.
  • to know how to do rising trot, canter and gallop.
From Monday to Saturday
Day 1
Meeting at our stables/in Rum village at around 9.00 am.
Time to drink the first bedouin tea, meet the horses and the team.
First ride through Um Ishrin valley, on the way visit of Lawrence’s house. After lunch we will ride through an open valley with a view over the red sand area. Dinner and bivouac in Abu Hassaran.
Day 2
After breakfast, we will cross Rash Rasha valley with its red sands and go to Qatar mountain. There we will see the spring and have lunch. After lunch, ride to Um Raza, its red sands and its canyons, where we will set up camp for the night.
Day 3
After breakfast, we will ride to Arab Antar, a natural cave famous for its legends. Lunch near Arab Antar, then we will go to Sweibat valley, that is located 5 km from the saudian border. Dinner and bivouac in Sweibat.
Day 4
After breakfast, we will cross through Cerdan valley and see a Neolithic well that is still used by the Bedouins. We will have lunch in Um Umgur. Then we will cross narrow canyons to arrive in Abu Rashaba where we will set up camp for the night.
Day 5
After breakfast, we will ride from Abu Rashaba to Jebel Burdah and see the natural rock bridge on its summit. After lunch we will ride to the red sand dunes and Jebel Um Feshiyeh and its nabatean inscriptions. Dinner and bivouac in the red sand dunes area.
Day 6
After breakfast, we will cross Barragh canyon, that is le longest canyon in Wadi Rum, having a look at its monumental cliffs, famous for rock climbing. Then we will cross the Disseh plain to go back to our stable. Lunch in the stable.

-700 JOD/person

Consult us for booking conditions.

Included:

  • Guided  horse riding trail in Wadi rum full board.
  • Camping equipment during the trail.

 

Not included:

  • Airfare
  • Travel insurance.
  • Jordanian visa ( 40 JD at Amman airport).
  • Personnal riding equipment. Sleeping bag
  • Personnal expenses.
  • Tips

 

We set up our bivouac camp in a different area each night, carefully selected for the season and the beautiful landscape. Your dinner is freshly cooked and we will dine around the camp fire each evening. We provide two-person bivouac (trekking) tents and mattresses, or if you wish you can sleep outside under the stars. Single tents are available for an extra charge, and occasionally in winter we will move to our fixed camp. Your luggage is transported for you by jeep, and especially for the horse riding tour we provide a “bathroom tent” with warm water where you can wash.you a desert experience with its silence and its charm.
 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 16       

Monday 18/11 to Saturday 23/11      FULL

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 20       

Monday 23/12 to Saturday 28/12      GUARANTEED

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 21       

Monday 30/12 to Saturday 04/01      GUARANTEED

 

2020

           Wadi Rum Trail ride 1                     

Monday 20/01 to Saturday 25/01      OPEN

 

            Wadi Rum Trail ride 2                     

Monday 03/02 to Saturday 8/02        OPEN

 

             Wadi Rum Trail ride 3                     

Monday 17/02 to Saturday 22/02      OPEN

 

            Wadi Rum Trail ride 4                     

Monday 02/03 to Saturday 07/03      GUARANTEED

 

          Wadi Rum Trail ride 5                     

Monday 16/03 to Saturday 21/03      OPEN

 

        Wadi Rum Trail ride 6                     

Monday 06/04 to Saturday 11/04      GUARANTEED

 

         Wadi Rum Trail ride 7                     

Monday 13/04 to Saturday 18/04      GUARANTEED

 

         Wadi Rum Trail ride 8                     

Monday 25/05 to Saturday 30/05      OPEN

 

          Wadi Rum Trail ride 9                     

Monday 07/09 to Saturday 12/09      OPEN

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 10       

Monday 21/09 to Saturday 26/09      OPEN

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 11       

Monday 05/10 to Saturday 10/10      OPEN

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 12       

Monday 19/10 to Saturday 24/10      OPEN

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 13       

Monday 09/11 to Saturday 14/11      OPEN

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 14       

Monday 23/11 to Saturday 28/11      OPEN

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 15       

Monday 07/12 to Saturday 12/12      OPEN

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 16       

Monday 21/12 to Saturday 26/12      OPEN

 

Wadi Rum Trail ride 17       

Monday 28/12 to Saturday 02/01      OPEN

Clothing

  • Riding equipment such as riding trouser, helmet ( we provide some in limited numbers), boots and half leg chaps
  • Long sleeved shirts
  • Fleece/warm
  • Broad rimmed hat

 

  • Equipment
  • Sleeping bag
  • Flash light with spare batteries
  • Personal medications
  • Sunglasses
  • Small towel
  • Soap and shampoo
  • Sunblock
  • Bum bags to protect items from sand

Nice to have extras

  • Seat saver to put on the saddle
  • Lightweight camera with spare batteries
  • Riding gloves
  • Face cloth
You want to make a reservation or you have a question about this tour? Please contact us.
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