We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Via Jordan Travel - Day Tours

#19 of 54 Tours in Aqaba
Open Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Review Highlights
Wonderful Visit to Petra

On the 15th of April 2018, my wife and I arrived in Aqaba Jordan on a cruise ship and toured Petra... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ottawa, Canada
Petra Tour - Different than the usual

Sameer couldn't have been a better tour guide. Clear communication with proper english, he took me... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joseph S
Brooklyn, New York
Read all 235 reviews
All photos (280)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“his knowledge”(20 reviews)
“private tour”(23 reviews)
“cruise ship”(26 reviews)
Via Jordan Travel & Tours today is a well-known Tourism Agency based in Aqaba - Jordan and recognized as being the most dynamic and specialized agency in providing travel services for FITS and Groups. We focus on personalized and quality services...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| Aqaba City Centre, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
+962 7 9554 9974
Reviews (235)
Filter reviews
212 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewshis knowledgeprivate tourcruise shipday trippetra and wadi rumcomfortable vanwonderful restaurantbuffet lunchoutstanding tourdead seaship arrivedgreat buffetguide mrmini vanoffice managertour priceaqaba port
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 212 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the 15th of April 2018, my wife and I arrived in Aqaba Jordan on a cruise ship and toured Petra, Jordan with Via Jordan Travel and Tours. We had an amazing experience. Mr Hakam Qawas made the arrangements for the tour office and met...More

2  Thank stephen1207
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sameer couldn't have been a better tour guide. Clear communication with proper english, he took me to all of the places in Petra you would not see if you had went with a guide from the visitor center. Extremely knowledgable about all things Petra and...More

1  Thank Joseph S
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Via Jordan Tours and Zaid Al Nawafleh came highly recommended by my driver in Jordan. I was very glad I went with Zaid. Zaid was prompt and greeted me right at the car where my driver handed me off directly to Zaid upon our arrival...More

2  Thank sabenaatxpdx
Reviewed July 24, 2018

We really enjoyed our day in Petra. It was amazing, wonderful and a magic place. We were very lucky with the professional tour guide we had, Sameer. He knew everything about Petra and Jordan. He could bring us to the most beautiful and historical places....More

2  Thank anamv2018
Reviewed July 20, 2018

I am not one who normally writes scathing reviews on TripAdvisor - most of mine are very positive and complimentary of great experiences we have had during our travels. However, unfortunately I feel that I have to write this review about our incredibly disappointing experience...More

5  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed June 15, 2018

I put together a tour of Petra with the owner of Via Jordan, Hakam. He was very responsive, and had everything ready for us with we docked in Aqaba, on the Mariner of the Seas in April. We had 14 in our group, and our...More

1  Thank Richard Y
Reviewed June 9, 2018

We booked with Via Jordan while on a cruise from Mumbai to Rome. Ihab Alomari our guide and the driver were exceptional. Ihab is a University Professor who is very knowledgeable about Jordan. We went to Petra and Wadi Rum. He made sure we saw...More

4  Thank Nancy P
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We engaged Via Jordan for a day trip to Petra as a shore excursion off the Sapphire Princess in April.They were excellent. Hakam, the manager, was quick to respond and answer questions, easy to understand and helpful. Our tour to Petra was originally scheduled as...More

4  Thank David M
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

We did a private day tour of Petra with Zaid. He was extremely knowledgeable and answered all our questions about Petra and Jordan in general. We appreciated that he gave us some time at the major sites to explore on our own if we wished....More

2  Thank nyctraveljunkies
Reviewed May 23, 2018

These guys were incredibly helpful and professional from beginning to end. Hakam was amazing and with just a few days notice arranged the whole tour including a bi-lingual guide for us. Our driver and guide on the tour were excellent, giving a mixture of excellent...More

3  Thank Sam B
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 42 hotels in Aqaba
Amir Palace Hotel
30 reviews
.09 miles away
Cedar Hotel
260 reviews
.13 miles away
Al Zaitouna
32 reviews
.15 miles away
Dweik Hotel 3
31 reviews
.15 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 104 restaurants in Aqaba
Rum Gate Restaurant
22 reviews
.39 miles away
Hashem Son's
185 reviews
.36 miles away
Syrian Palace Restaurant
751 reviews
.35 miles away
Your Home
228 reviews
.25 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 79 attractions in Aqaba
South Beach
277 reviews
.40 miles away
Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery
18 reviews
.35 miles away
Islamic Ayla City
34 reviews
.47 miles away
City Beach
243 reviews
.42 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
August 17, 2018|
Response from Hakam Q | Property representative |
Yes kindly check our website all possible cruise ship excursions are published and prices with full details each, many thanks - Hakam
Maya G
August 17, 2018|
Response from Richard Y | Reviewed this property |
I thought that I posted this before. We had a van from Via Jordan that ran $185.00 per person for 13 people. The best way to find out pricing is to go online to Via Jordan, and have Hakam quote you directly. Give him... More