Wadi Rum

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For an unparalleled experience in Wadi Rum, secure the services of our amiable local tour guides. They excel at guiding you through the city, immersing you in the local ambiance. Whether you’re inclined towards iconic tourist spots or off-the-beaten-path discoveries, our Guides4me guides are ready to transform your preferences into reality. Feel the city’s pulse and unravel unique experiences under their expert guidance.


amman tour guideBasil is 23 years old, LGBT friendly and speaks English & Arabic.

Embark on an extraordinary adventure with Basil, not just a guide but a maven of exploration in the heart of Jordan! By day, he engineers robots, crafting the future. However, by night, he transforms into your gateway to the wonders of Amman, Aqaba, Petra, Madaba, Mount Nebo, Wadi Rum and beyond.

Buckle up for a journey that spans the mystical landscapes of Jordan, guided by Basil’s expertise that extends far beyond city limits. From the ancient marvels of Petra, where history whispers through the rock-carved city, to the sun-kissed shores of Aqaba. Therefore, every corner of Jordan comes alive under Basil’s guidance.

But hold onto your hats. The adventure crescendos in Wadi Rum, the very desert where Star Wars and Transformers left their indelible mark. Beyond the tourist trails, Basil, the guitar-strumming maestro, invites you to experience Jordan not as a spectator but as a welcomed companion. It’s not just a tour. It’s a symphony of discovery led by a guide whose passion and knowledge turn each moment into an exhilarating chapter in your Jordanian odyssey. Book Basil for an unforgettable journey, and let Jordan unfold before you like never before, pulsating with the rhythm of adventure!

Total cost for the guide services of Basil for one day (8 hours) = a booking fee of USD 33 via Paypal, debit / credit cards, bank transfer or Crypto Currency plus USD 50 in cash to Basil after his services.  This makes a total of USD 83.

This excludes any transport, entrance fees or any food & beverage costs. Also there may be an additional fee as Basil needs to travel to this city as he is normally based in Amman. You will be advised at the time of the booking, if this applies.

“Basil is very friendly and educated guy, we had a great few days, he made Jordan special for us, we wish we could have stayed longer.” – Richard & Pete, USA

Our other destinations in Jordan are Amman | Aqaba | Madaba | Mount Nebo | Petra

Highlights of Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum, often dubbed the Valley of the Moon, is a mesmerizing desert destination in southern Jordan that holds profound cultural and cinematic significance. Its otherworldly landscapes, characterized by towering sandstone mountains and vast sand dunes. In addition there are its ancient petroglyphs, make it a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Beyond its natural allure, Wadi Rum has also served as a cinematic backdrop for renowned films. Such as Star Wars and Transformers, adding a touch of Hollywood magic to its already captivating scenery.

For tourists, Wadi Rum is a playground of adventure and exploration. Jeep safaris, camel rides, and hiking excursions offer immersive experiences amid the awe-inspiring desert panorama. The Seven Pillars of Wisdom, named by T.E. Lawrence, provide a stunning focal point. While the Lawrence Spring and ancient inscriptions offer glimpses into the region’s rich history. Camping under the star-lit desert sky is a quintessential Wadi Rum experience. Therefore allowing visitors to connect with the timeless beauty of the Arabian desert.

Mediterranean climate

Jordan surprises with weather akin to the Mediterranean, reminiscent of Italy. However, as winter approaches, prepare to embrace the chill by packing warm clothes and jackets to make the most of your visit.

A unique blend of Jordan’s historical marvels and its natural wonders in a single day.

Located approximately 320 kilometres south of Amman, Wadi Rum is easily accessible by road. Its proximity to Petra, merely 100 kilometres away, makes it a convenient addition to a Jordanian itinerary. A suggested itinerary could involve exploring Petra’s archaeological wonders during the day. Revelling in the historical grandeur, and then transitioning to Wadi Rum in the evening to witness the desert’s transformation as the sun sets. This dual-experience offers travellers a unique blend of Jordan’s historical marvels and its natural wonders in a single day. The contrast of Petra’s ancient allure and Wadi Rum’s timeless landscapes provides a comprehensive exploration of Jordan’s diverse offerings.

An unparalleled and unforgettable escapade

Finally, whatever your heart desires in Jordan, let it be an unparalleled and unforgettable escapade guided by a knowledgeable companion from Guides4me. This journey isn’t just about exploration. Above all, it’s a unique and memorable experience where your guide evolves into a trusted friend by trip’s end. Thus ensuring your time in Jordan is nothing short of extraordinary.

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