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8 days / 7 nights tour - Itinerary

Day 1 •
Queen Alia International Airport - Amman

Your driver will meet you at Queen Alia International Airport or your arrival point.

We then drive to Amman for an overnight at your hotel.

Day 2 •
Amman - Jerash - Umm Qais - Amman

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After breakfast at your hotel we will drive north to visit Jerash (1 hour drive), the largest and most well-preserved sites of Roman architecture in the world outside Italy. To this day, its colonnaded streets, baths, theatres, plazas and arches remain in exceptional condition.

Continue onto visit Umm Qais (Biblical Gadara) (1 hour drive), situated 110 km north of Amman, it offers magnificent views over the Yarmouk River, the Golan Heights, and Lake Tiberias. This town was known as Gadara, one of the most brilliant ancient Greco-Roman cities of the Decapolis made of black basalt.

In the afternoon we will drive back to Amman (2 hour drive) for an overnight at your hotel.

Day 3 •
Amman - Mt. Nebo - Madaba - Shobak - Petra

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Breakfast at your hotel.

We will start with a city tour of Amman, including a visit to the Citadeland its museum, the Roman theatre and Folklore Museum, souks and modern city.

Continue to Mt. Nebo (1 hour drive), where Moses viewed the Holy Land. If the weather is clear, it will be possible to see Mt. of Olives, Jericho and the roofs of Jerusalem.

Then drive to Madaba (15 minute drive), "City of Mosaics" to visit St. George church where you can admire the famous 6th Century mosaic map of the Holy Land. 

Continue south (2½ hour drive) and visit the Crusader fortress of Shobak then onto Petra (30 minute drive) for an overnight at your hotel.

Day 4 •
Petra

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Breakfast at your hotel.

You will have a 3 hour morning guided tour in Petra including, entry by the 1200m (2/3 mile) Siq, the Treasury, Street of Facades and the Theatre. Walk down the Roman Street and have a panoramic view of the Royal Tombs

After which the rest of the day is yours to explore more of the city - maybe The Monastery "Ad Deir" (900 steps) of the Place of High Sacrifice.

Walk back to your hotel for an overnight.

Day 5 •
Petra - Little Petra - Wadi Rum

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Breakfast at your hotel.

This morning we will visit Little Petra, "Siq al Barid", (15 minute drive), an ancient town entirely excavated in stone. During Nabatean Times it was used as a Caravanserai.

Then drive south (2 hour drive) for a 3 hours jeep tour in Wadi Rum, also known as The Valley of the Moon. Wadi Rum is a valley cut into the sandstone and granite rock in south Jordan. Described by British officer T. E. Lawrence, as "Vast, Echoing and God-like".

Dinner and overnight at a fixed Bedouin desert camp, the right place to admire the stunning sky of Wadi Rum.

Day 6 •
Wadi Rum - Aqaba

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After breakfast at the campsite we will drive to Aqaba (1 hour drive) for a free day.

Enjoy the delights of the Red Sea or just relax.

Overnight in Aqaba to enjoy the Red Sea.

Day 7 •
Aqaba - Dead Sea

 

Breakfast at your hotel.

Then we will descend to the Dead Sea via the scenic Wadi Araba (4 hour drive), the lowest point on earth for a free rest of the day at leisure and overnight at your Dead Sea resort.

Day 8 •
Dead Sea - Queen Alia International Airport / Amman

Breakfast at your hotel.

Transfer to Queen Alia airport (dependent upon your flight itinerary) or Amman (1 hour drive) – the end of your tour.

2018/2019 Tour Rates (prices per person – sharing twin/double standard room – in £ sterling)

Number of People
All year round
02 pax
£840.00
3-4 pax
£745.00
5-6 pax
£670.00
single supplement
£250.00
Peak Season supplement – Dead Sea (18/08/18-25/08/18 + 04/06/19-10/06/19 + 08/08/19-15/08/19)
£80.00 per room

For the rate for a solo traveller please contact us directly

Tour available every day, all year round

› Hotels quoted– subject to availability
Hotels in
# of Nights
Hotels
Amman
2
Ayass Hotel or similar.
Petra
2
Tetra Tree Hotel or similar.
Wadi Rum
1
SunCity Campsite or similar.
Aqaba
1
Movenpick Resort & Spa Aqaba or similar.
Dead Sea
1
Holiday Inn Dead Sea Resort or similar.
> Services included in this tour:
  • All hotel accommodation (2 nights in Amman, 2 nights in Petra, 1 night in Aqaba and 1 night Dead Sea) on B&B basis including all government taxes and service charges.
  • One overnight camping in Wadi Rum on HB basis.
  • All transfers by deluxe a/c private vehicle.
  • All entry/ user fees to the sightseeing as outlined.
  • Three hours jeep ride in Wadi Rum.
  • Local English-speaking tour guides in Petra and Jerash.
> Services excluded in this tour:
  • Visa Entry for Jordan.
  • Tipping.
  • Travelers insurance.
  • Other meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses.
  • Any Optional tours
  • Flight tickets.
  • Departure taxes in Jordan (if applicable).
  • Anything not mentioned in the (Included in this tour section)
> Remarks & abbreviation:
  • Above rates exclude the New Year Supplement based on the chosen hotel category which is compulsory at most of the hotels in Jordan and will be advised upon request.
  • Single supplement applies for a single person staying in a single room and is in addition to the total amount per person (when travelling with other people).
  • Special rates apply for a single person travelling alone – please ask for a quote
  • This tour can easily be extended if required.
  • A private tour guide can be arranged for each tour for an additional fee. Please contact us directly to discuss your requirements and to obtain costs
  • BB (bed/breakfast) HB (bed/dinner/breakfast) FB (full-board).

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