Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 Namibia Itinerary
  2. 2 First safari- what to wear? Gifts for locals?
  3. 3 Israel for 10 days
  4. 4 Tanzania - first trip - many questions.
  5. 5 Rental Car Rabat Airport
  6. 6 14-16 day visit to South Africa
  7. 7 experiences with African travel Resource
  8. 8 name issue
  9. 9 3 days in Jo'Burg
  10. 10 Madagascar suggestions
  11. 11 Travelling to Atlas mountains
  12. 12 Trip Report 3-part Zimbabwe: Join Wild Dog Researcher, Walk Mana Pools, Canoe Zambezi
  13. 13 First time in Southafrica - Suggested itinerary
  14. 14 Trip Report Seven day solo trip to Morocco
  15. 15 East Africa Travel Visa - Starting in Kenya
  16. 16 4 weeks in South Africa ideas
  17. 17 only private conservancies or can i add in a national park
  18. 18 Single traveler
  19. 19 Should I visit Vamizi Island again?
  20. 20 Liquids Restrictions - South Africa to Zimbabwe
  21. 21 Morocco & Spain with Kidos!
  22. 22 What company for gorilla trekking?
  23. 23 Trip Report My Magical Southern African Photography Safari: A Trip Report
  24. 24 morocco help please
  25. 25 3 adults in Dubai need a good hotel to share with privacy!
View next 25 » Back to the top

Need help planning two-week independent travel to Israel, Petra

Jump to last reply

We are two independent women in our 60s who are planning two weeks in Israel with a sidetrip to Petra in October 2013. We are hoping to travel independently, picking up tours in different cities or drivers when necessary. We are looking for especially good tour companies or planners for that sort of travel, and hotel recommendations at the moderate level, including airbnb. We also want to do an organized hike of some sort for a day or two and are looking for the most interesting terrain to cover (including stays indoors rather than camping). We are of moderate means, but adventuresome, although not interestied in roughing it or hostel stays (nor 5-star hotels!). Can someone give us an idea of the most efficient route for an itinerary and how many days you'd recommend in each city? We are interested in museums on history and local culture. This is our first inquiry. We've done no research as of yet. Have to begin somewhere. Found great advice here for earlier trip to Southeast Asia...

1 Reply |Back to top

Sign in to comment.