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Cosf of taxi from Arava border to Wadi Rum

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Cosf of taxi from Arava border to Wadi Rum

How much does the taxi cost from Arava Border to Wadi Rum? Would there be a problem to find a taxi there?

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1. Re: Cosf of taxi from Arava border to Wadi Rum

taxi always waiting at Wadi araba crossing jordan side

taxi can be hassle.

it is better though to book one care your camp or hotel.and fix price around 30 jod.

it is nice to have some one knows you when you arrive at borders post.

cheers

Raymond

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2. Re: Cosf of taxi from Arava border to Wadi Rum

Hotels and others are not really supposed to supply taxis, rather than those who are officially based there. This is why a premium is usually charged, and you risk to pay 40JD rather than the 35JD which is the normal price.

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3. Re: Cosf of taxi from Arava border to Wadi Rum

Hi,when you cross the border, you find a lot of taxi drivers wishing to take you to wadi rum desert or elswhere. But we agreed with our camp manager in wadi rum in advance, to send a taxi for us when we cross the border in Arava. It was a very good decision, as we were (family of 3 including teenager daughter) very safety taken to the camp. I think you may do the same, if you are going to stay in a camp in Wadi Rum. (I would highly recommend to spend at least one night there in a camp in wadi rum).

If any questions, you may ask me, We were in Jordan last year, in October. Wonderful memories :)

PS. We paid 30 JOD for a taxi from Arava to Wadi Rum.

4. Re: Cosf of taxi from Arava border to Wadi Rum

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