2014 ROUTE

The 2014 season of Cross Arabia Challenge will start from Egypt's famous capital and the home of the great Pyramids and Tahrir Square then head to the Sinai Peninsula before crossing the Gulf of Aqaba to Jordan to enjoy 6 of Jordan's top destinations: Aqaba, Petra, Karak, Amman, Jarash and the Dead Sea before heading back again to Egypt and ride along the coast of the Red Sea to enjoy the world famous resort of Sharm Elsheikh. The challenge will then head west back again to Cairo to conclude the amazing route under the great pyramids of Giza.


With a carefully planned route ,the introductory season of Cross Arabia Challenge will pass through many of Egypt's and Jordan's finest spots. This is a great event for extreme sport and adventure travel enthusiasts. A total distance of almost 2300 km will be covered over the coarse of  8 days.

640 km Cairo - Nuwebaa
Ferry Nuwebaa - Aqaba
315 km Aqaba - Petra - Karak
150 KM Karak - Amman
170 km Amman - Jarash - Dead Sea
285 km Dead Sea - Aqaba
Ferry Aqaba - Nuwebaa
160 km Nuwebaa - Sharm Elsheikh
580 km Sharm Elsheikh - Cairo

13 - 20 JUNE, 2014
Day 1: Early AM: start from Cairo, Egypt
Ride for 640 km (Estimated time: 8 hours)
PM: arrive to Nuwebaa, Egypt and overnight
Day 2: Early AM: Ferry to Aqaba, Jordan
PM: arrive to Aqaba, Jordan and overnight
Day 3: Early AM: start from Aqaba, Jordan
Ride for 315 km (Estimated time: 3.5 hours)
stops: visit to Petra, Jordan
PM: arrive to Karak, Jordan and overnight
Day 4: Early AM: start from Karak, Jordan
Ride for 130 km (Estimated time: 1.5 hours)
PM: arrive to Amman, Jordan and overnight