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Wadi Rum Full Moon Desert Marathon

10 Apr 2020 (Fri)


Marathon, Half marathon, 10 km, 5 km

Wadi Rum Full Moon Desert Marathon

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Join Wadi Rum Full Moon Desert Marathon

Join us for the Annual (almost) Full Moon Desert Marathon in Wadi Rum!! 

Come and experience one of the most unforgettable adventures, as you run while the moon rises in the beautiful sandstone landscape of Wadi Rum, Jordan.

Participate in the marathon or fun run and come see why it has been listed in Lonely Planet's '1000 Ultimate Adventures', as well as one of the ‘25 Best Adventure Marathons in the World’ by the US Men’s Journal Magazine.

Registration is now OPEN and the details are listed below. Check out the link below for more options, such as accommodation, meals, transportation, etc. 

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Route map

directions_runStart Address: Wadi Rum Village, Jordan

flagFinish Address: Wadi Rum Village, Jordan

Wadi Rum Full Moon Desert Marathon Route Map

Included in the fee

Date: Friday 10/ April/ 2020. Registration desk will close at 5:00PM sharp! You will need to arrive in time to check in and attend the safety briefing.

Location: Wadi Rum, Jordan. Hasan Al Zawaideh Campsite/ Ad-Disi, Wadi Rum. 

Distance: 10k, 21k, and 42k. Fun walk: 5k.

Water: There will be water stations every 4-5k of the race and at the finish line. As for water at the campsite, we will provide a water cooler station, so please bring your reusable water bottles. Help us use less plastic at this event!!!

Food: the options range from a-la-carte meals to all-inclusive for the full package (check the ‘cost’ section below for more information about “a-la-carte” and “full-package” options).

1) A-la-Carte: (with this option, you can choose the accommodation, transportation, and meal options you prefer):

5k Walk: USD $ 45 
10k Run: USD $ 78 
21k Run: USD $ 107 
42k Run: USD $ 136

What is included for 10, 21 & 42k: marathon fees, t-shirt, bib, medal, water during the race, reflective vest, safety whistle, blinking red light, and all the happy memories. 

What is included for 5k: walking fees, safety vest, T-shirt and an escorted 5k guided walk in the desert. 

Note (for all distances): food, transportation, and accommodation will be added at extra costs (listed in the registration forms).

2) Full Package:
All distances: USD $ 222 
What is included: Full-board in a shared deluxe tent with en-suite bathroom & AC, round trip transportation from Amman including beverages and snacks, lunch, dinner, and breakfast the following day.
Full-package also includes: marathon fees, T-shirt, bib, medal, water during the race, reflective vest, safety whistle, blinking red light, VIP goody bag, and the satisfaction of knowing that all of your needs (within the limits of the law) are taken care of during the event.

Accommodation: options include; Deluxe Shared Tents (2-6 persons* with private bathroom & AC), or personal camping tents (public toilets). Priority for using the limited tent space will be given to those who register first.

* IMPORTANT: We do not have private Deluxe Tents. You will either be roomed randomly with other runners, or you can book a full tent if you have your own group of people.

Transportation: You can drive there yourself or take our scheduled buses- as noted the registration form.


Is the trail soft sand or hard: the answer is YES, it is everything!

Any tours of Jordan? Yes! You have the option of packaging the run with a tour to view the best of Jordan on your visit. The tour puts you in the company of fellow runners and takes into consideration your physical condition before and after the race. An opportunity not to miss!

Once you’ve registered and paid, we will send you more details including the meeting point, safety instructions, what to bring, and much more.

Please contact us with any questions or comments you may have.

Thank you,

Mobile +962 79 7557 888
[email protected]



2 Options: 1) Shared Deluxe Tent with en-suite bathrooms & AC. 2) Allocated camping spot, but make sure you come with your personal camping gear. 

After Race Services

Medals, dinner buffet, desert bonfire night & beer. 

Age Limit

We do not have an age limit. Everyone is welcome. 

Aid Stations

Water and aid station are at about 4-5k intervals. 

Award Medals

All race finishers (expect for the 5k fun walk) will receive a medal. A symbolic prize will be given to the top 3 of each category. No prize money. 

Equipment Storage

Your belongings can be dropped of to your assigned rooms. If you haven't booked a room you can leave them with us at the registration desk. 

Maximum Time

7 hours will be the cut off time 


We will be providing bus transportion. But, if you are driving to the event, we suggest you drive to Disi, and park your car at the campsite. 

Provided Photo Service

We will have amateur photographers, and we will be sharing the photos on our pages and social media after the race.  

Race Kit Includes

Depends on your package: t-shirt, bib, medal, water, reflective vest, safety whistle, blinking red light, goody bags, meals, accommodation. 


Water stations every 4-5k on the trail. Also, a water cooler station at the campsite. Please bring your reusable water bottle. Save the planet!! 


7 hours is the cut off time for all! 


We will provide bus transportion Amman- Wadi Rum - Amman



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