The Mystery of Jordan

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The Mystery of Jordan

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Tour Information

Days / Nights 7 Days / 6 Nights
Min/Max Participants 2 / 35 Passengers
Departure All year, Call to check dates
Accommodation All classes (Selectable)
Vehicle Cars, Vans, and Buses
Driver/Guide Yes
Languages Available All Languages
Additional Information  

INCLUDES

  • Meet & Assist upon Arrival and Departure
  • Accommodation at hotels as mentioned above on Bed & Breakfast basis Or Half Board Basis as per the tour program.
  • English Speaking Escort Driver all through the program
  • Permanent English speaking Guide all through tours dates only
  • Local Guides at sites will be used for 1 – 6 persons at Jerash & Petra)
  • Entrance to all Sites mentioned in the Itinerary.
  • Horse ride for 800 meters at Petra
  • Wadi Rum Jeep rides for 2 hours when applicable.
  • 5 Lunches

EXCLUDING

  • Visa fees for FIT’S (Individuals) or for Groups if changes occurred in Government Law for visa procedures.
  • Departure tax for all number of groups
  • Any personal expenses such as telephone call, laundry, drinks, mini bar, etc...
  • Tips to guides, driver, and horse boy in Petra, restaurants & hotel staff.
  • Any optional Tour or Meal unspecified in the tour program.
  • Permanent Guide is not included for less than 7 persons.
Tour Itinerary
Some of what you will see:
 Amman
Amman
jerash
Jerash
Ajloun
Ajloun
 Madaba
Madaba
 Mt-Nebo
Mt-Nebo
 Kerak Castle
Kerak Castle
Petra
Petra
Wadi Rum
Wadi Rum
Dead Sea
Dead Sea

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.
Jersh is the second most visited site in Jordan after Petra. The city was conquered by General Pompey in the 6th century BC and came under the Roman rule. The golden era of the city was during the Roman time when the city was called Geresa. It’s truly one of the best preserved Roman provincial towns in the world. You will then transfer to Ajlun which is located in north Jordan. Ajlun is the most Ecological and historical attraction in the Middle East. Both the strategic location and Ajlun castle (Qala’t elrabad) as it’s known to Arab’s, helped to defeat the Crusaders eight centuries ago. The citadel was built by Saladin’s in 1184 AD to control the Iron mines of Ajlun as well as to deter the Crusaders from invading Ajlun.
Overnight in Amman

(B, L)

 

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.

(B, L,)

 

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.
(B)

 

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.

(B, L)

 

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.

(B, L)

 

Day 7 :

Following breakfast, you will be driven to the airport for your departure.

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