From Um Adaami to Aqaba
We are offering this program in a one and a half day trip,
starting off from Wadi Rum in the afternoon, sleeping in the
desert, probably close to Jordan's highest mountain,
climbing the mountain early in the morning and continuing in
the afternoon to Aqaba, where you should arrive in the early
Jebel Um Adaami isn't a difficult climb, it is an uphill
walk on a rocky path. Most people take between 3 and 4 hours
to climb and come down again. The views from the top are
In fact we shall probably take you as far as the coast road
between Aqaba and the Saudi border, where a taxi will meet
you to take you to any central point of Aqaba that you might
This is a great trip, going through the distant valleys of
the Wadi Rum area and then following the long valley of Wadi
Saabit to the coast.
We hope to take the afternoon for this drive and show you
some of the side valleys which show many particularies -
this part of Wadi Rum is even more of a labyrinth than the
parts closer to the village. But of course it depends a
great deal on just how much time we take to come down from
This trip can be easily added on to a one day program such
as "1 day jeep tour". In that case the price will be lowered
by 10JD/person since the overnight sleeping is included in
the first trip.
Please note that this program is not possible during the
winter months of November-February. It needs a longer day
than we have at this time.
Price : 90JD/person for 2 or 3 people; 75JD/person for 4-6
people. This price includes all meals and sleeping
equipment, the guide for climbing the mountain and the taxi
Most unfortunately we cannot offer this trip the other way
round - that is Aqaba to Um Adaami. This is not allowed
under the rules of the Nature Reserve.