Visa upon arrival are already available again since September 2016. Upon arrival independent travels have to fill out the 'Independent travelers' Entry Manifest through South Wadi Araba Crossing Border'.
The required information for the manifest is: name, nationality, passport number, date of issue, date of expiry (needs to be 6 months after departure), date of birth, date of entry and date of departure.
Your manifest will be stamped with your entry date. No payment needed!
The applicable rules are mentioned on the manifest and are as following:
1 - When visiting Petra, please keep your entry ticket with you and make sure your manifest is stamped by the Petra Ticket Office.
2 - the manifest verification and service fees will not be charged upon departure from South Wadi Araba Crossing Border in case of spending two consecutive nights in Jordan.
3 - In case of visiting Petra and not spending 2 consecutive nights in Jordan 40 JD for manifest verification will be paid cash upon departure from South Wadi Araba Crossing Border.
4 - In case of not spending two consecutive nights in Jordan and not visiting Petra 60 JD for manifest verification will be paid cash upon departure from South Wadi Araba Crossing Border.
5 - In case of departing from any Jordanian border crossing other than South Wadi Araba border crossing the procedures of the departing border will be applied.
6 - In case of not spending 3 nights 10 JD for departure tax will be paid.
Wishing you a wonderful time in Jordan!
Wadi Rum NomadsEdited: 7:58 am, January 28, 2017