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Border fees - Eilat-Petra-Eilat

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Border fees - Eilat-Petra-Eilat

Looking through forum for updated costs to cross for the day. How much do I need to bring with me? Do I need both Israeli and Jordanian money?

Thanks in advance!

Jerusalem, Israel
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1. Re: Border fees - Eilat-Petra-Eilat

As far as Israeli tax (and currency) is concerned,

If you go from Eilat to Petra and back, you pay only when you exit Israel. The entry to Israel is free of charge. The exit fee is 100 NIS + 5 NIS commission. You can evade the 5 NIS commission if you pay the 100 NIS in advance at Eilat's central post office.

As far as Jordanian tax - consult the Jordan forum.

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2. Re: Border fees - Eilat-Petra-Eilat

as you will be entering Jordan via Aqaba,, then your visa is free of charge.

there is a 8JOD exist tax when you leave.

the entry charge into Petra, will depend on your length of stay,, check the following prices:

petranationaltrust.org/ui/ShowContent.aspx…

ciao

A99

3. Re: Border fees - Eilat-Petra-Eilat

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