In the west south of Jordan, in Wadi Araba, only 50 k”m north of Aqaba, located a hidden wonder, a jewel of colorful sands, canyons and incredibly nature – designed rocks.
Al Nakhaila reserve is one of the less known desert beauties of Jordan. It is easily accessed from Aqaba and can make a 1-day adventure Jeep tour, guided by local people from Rahmeh, the nearby Bedouin village.
Mohamed Alhywat, an experienced guide and Jeep driver will supply all your needs. He will arrange for you a pick up from the hotel in Aqaba, as well as Jeep transportation for the tour. Mohamad and his friends are experienced Jeep drivers, that know all the hidden corners in this desert.
Muhamad speaks fluid English and understands the needs of a western tourist. In his charming openness, he will answer your questions about the Bedouine life and tradition, desert wildlife, and the country of Jordan.
Hungry? Mohamad will open a table for you in the midst of the desert with local Bedouin food for a picnic outdoor meal, cooked by the women in his family.
If you wish to experience more of the village life you may enjoy Muhamad’s home hospitality and stay overnight for a good price in basic accommodation. Muhamed can also take care of your farther arrangements to Petra & Wadi Rum.