Petra Marathon 2023

7:00am - 4:00pm 02 Sep, 2023

Event Ended

Plan for Petra Marathon 2023

Rentals and Hotels Book Room
Experiences Book Now
Sign up for more news about Petra Marathon 2023

Petra, Jordan

Petra Marathon will take you back in time!

Petra Marathon 2023 is run in and around the ancient city of Petra in Jordan. The city is Carved out of red rose sandstone mountains and is a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the ‘New 7 Wonders of the World’.

Petra Marathon Distances

Full marathon and half marathon as per the route below.

Route & Conditions

Petra Desert Marathon leads runners past the incredible tombs and caves before venturing into the Jordanian desert.

With temperatures as high as 35°C/95°F and a hilly route offering very little shade, Petra Desert Marathon is an arduous race, but the reward is a sightseeing tour in the land of the Bedouins – a lunar-like landscape of red, yellow, brown and golden-colored mountains in dreamlike shapes where camels and goats are curious spectators.

Where to stay in Petra

Petra has many accommodations to choose from, from apartments like the Farmer stay hostel to luxury hotels like the Old Village Hotel & Resort.

Tour Package

To entry you can take up the 5-day tour package, giving you the perfect opportunity to run and experience a unique destination in Jordan. The country offers incredible sights not only at Petra by at the awe-inspiring Wadi.

Running in the desert to a floating swim in the Dead Sea – Jordan has something for everybody to enjoy, not to mention, the generous Jordanian hospitality!

For more race information and how to register head to

Petra Marathon 2023 Dates

The next marathon in Jordan will take place on Saturday, September 2, 2023.

Photo Credit: Petra Desert Marathon

Jordan Travel Tips:

Plan ahead: Book your perfect trip with our Jordan travel guide and destination information. Does Jordan require a visa? Check the visa requirements before you get caught up during your travel.

Spend money wisely: Take public transport and dine in from time to time are common saving tips during traveling. How to spend money wisely in Jordan? Make use of technology. There’s an app for everything.

Accommodation near Petra Marathon 2023

Rad Season is providing you with rentals and hotels at the lowest prices available online. Book your stay for Petra Marathon 2023 using the map below!

Sign up for more news about Petra Marathon 2023


Leave a comment

The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.



Subscribe for the latest action sports, adventure, crazy carnivals and music festivals, news, travel tips and giveaways!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Rad Season
Rad Season