The Mystery of Jordan
|Some of what you will see:
Day 1: AmmanArrival at Alia International Airport where you will be met and assisted by our representative then transferred to your hotel at Amman for overnight.
Day 2: Jersh- Ajlune
After breakfast, you will be picked up by your guide to visit Jersh, Ajlun and Umm Alqays.
Day 3 : Amman- Kings way-Madaba- M Nebo- Kerak – Petra
After breakfast at your hotel you will be met by your guide. Madaba, or the city of mosaic, is famous for the magnificent mosaics dated back to the Byzantian and Umayyad period, as well as the most famous mosaic dated back to the 6th century illustrating the map of the Holy Land and Jerusalem. The map covers the floor of the St George church. Close by is Mountain Nebo, best known as the memorial of Moses. It is the presumed site of the death and burial of the Prophet Moses. You will continue your journey till we reach Kerak, a historic fortified town, and castle. The castle was built 900m above sea level and lies inside the wall of the old city. You will proceed to Petra where you will check into your hotel.
Day 4: Petra
After breakfast, you will start your visit of the amazing city of Petra. You can never prepare yourself for what you are going to see because your imagination will never reach to the beauty of the site. Petra, the Rose – Red city, is the most famous site in Jordan and one of the wonders of the world and is a UNICCO heritage listed site. The Nabateans carved the city from the sheer rock face. Petra featured in the Hollywood classic “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade”. You will return back to your hotel.
Day 5: Petra-Wadi Rum
After breakfast at your hotel, you will travel to Wadi Rum for 4x4 Safari in this wonderful landscape. Enjoy the spectacular scenery and the time in the beautiful desert. You will then be driven to Aqaba where you will enjoy its relaxing atmosphere as well as the shopping center. If you are up for more adventure you can also snorkel or dive. Rest of the day is at your leisure. Stay overnight in your hotel.
Day 6: Aqaba- Dead sea- Baptism site- Amman
After breakfast, you will be driven to the Dead sea, the lowest site on earth. It’s your time to relax your body as well as your mind and enjoy swimming in the Dead Sea. After lunch, you will proceed to the Baptism site where John Baptist baptized Jesus. The site was visited by The Pope in 2000 when he announced that it is the site where Jesus was baptized. You will then be driven to Amman for your over Night stay.
Day 7 :
Following breakfast, you will be driven to the airport for your departure.