Many of the scenes in David Lean’s epic Lawrence of Arabia, which chronicled the conflict - were filmed in Wadi Rum itself.
Explore the vast, hugely romantic swathes of desert made famous by 'Lawrence of Arabia'.
Eleanor is here to help give you the inside track.
Flight from London
GMT +3 hrs
Join a Bedouin guide (admirably the government insists that only local guides may be used, both here and at Petra) on a 4x4 or camel safari to see ancient rock carvings and explore the dramatic sandstone cliffs.
Wadi Rum is where the forces of the famed Arab Revolt hid from the Turks in World War 1.