Like all Albatros Adventure Marathons, the Petra Desert Marathon is designed to be more than just a race. It's also about enjoying time together with family, friends and other running-minded spirits. Spectators welcome!
In order to register for Petra Desert Marathon, you must sign up for one of the tour packages.
Whether it's culture or nature you're seeking, Jordan has the answer. Explore all that the country has to offer - from historical sites to thrilling desert visits.
The Petra Desert Marathon is more than just a marathon - it's a journey through Jordan! Among other attractions, you can visit the Castle of Ajloun, dive into the Dead Sea, or sleep under the stars in the god-like Wadi Rum desert.
A collection of videos and photos from race day at recent editions of Petra Desert Marathon.
Get inspired and prepared by checking out our collection below. Watch the event trailer to get motivated for the race, or see how past years have gone in the event recaps.
Browse through the photos to get a sneak peak of what to expect on race day. You'll see the Street of Facades, the comraderie, and the stunning desert landscape that you'll be running through. While nothing can truly prepare you for the experience of being out there, get a sense of how tiny you'll feel among towering sandstone cliffs and endless expanses of sand.