Enjoy a race like no other! The Petra Desert Marathon is a challenging adventure marathon set in the beautiful desert region of Jordan. Starting in the ancient city of Petra, the route takes runners on a remarkable race in the area surrounding Petra. From the lunar-like mountain landscape to the arid desert, runners navigate challenging terrain in the dry desert heat.
New for 2017! You can now choose between the standard hotel (Dead Sea Spa & Petra Palace) or the Deluxe hotel (Movenpick Dead Sea & Movenpick Petra Resorts).
Be prepared for challenging course. The course will be hilly and the temperatures are expected in the high 90's.