This will involve walking on desert trails and soft sand, as well as easy scrambling on the jebels themselves.

That will only prolong your agony, not make it go away.

But it’s better to go through this pain now than postpone it for later and live in false hope.

vast, echoing and God-like." In this traditional land of the Bedouin, our 5-day trek will take us on ancient trails through hidden canyons and across open rocky slopes to the summits of several of the biggest formations in Jordan, including Jebel Um Adaami (1832m), Jordan's highest peak.

A final highlight of this outstanding Arabian adventure holiday is our 2-day visit to the awe-inspiring 2300 year old, rock-hewn city of Petra.

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This holiday is a series of day-hikes in an unusual mountain area.

We will walk for around 4 to 5 hours on each of the 5 days that we spend at Wadi Rum.

At the time of year that we will be visiting Jordan (winter) it will not be extremely hot, but you should expect day-time temperature upto 30 degrees centigrade. We wild camp in the desert away from any light pollution, the stars are amazing.