Day 1: Airport - Amman
Arrive to Queen Alia International Airport. One of our Staff will meet and assist you with customs and immigration formalities to get the visa, then transfer to Amman to the hotel for overnight.
Day 2: Amman – City Tour - Desert Castles - Amman
Breakfast at the hotel. Amman, the capital of Jordan, is a fascinating city of contrasts, a unique blend of old and new, ideally situated on a hilly area between the desert and fertile Jordan valley. Start the day with a city tour of Amman which include (Amman Citadel, Roman Theater, Archaeological Museum, Panoramic tour of Down town).
Then drive to visit Jordan's desert castles, beautiful examples of both early Islamic art and architecture, stand testament to a fascinating era in the country's rich history. Their fine mosaics, frescoes, stone and stucco carvings and illustrations, inspired by the best in Persian and Graeco-Roman traditions, tell countless stories of the life as it was during the 8th century. So it is possible to visit (Quser Amra, Qaser al Kharaneh, Azraq citadel). Back to hotel for overnight.
Day 3: Amman – Jerash - Ajloun - Amman
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Jerash. A close second to Petra on the list of favorite destinations in Jordan is the ancient city of Jerash, which boasts an unbroken chain of human occupation dating back more than 6,500 years. a tour through the colonnaded street, amphitheater, churches, temples and the vast Roman Forum. to the best preserved Roman City Gerasa, which is called Jerash today, and known also as the city of a 1.000 pillars. Then proceed to Ajloun through pine forests and olive groves to visit the mighty Castle of Ajlun. Return to the hotel in Amman for overnight.
Day 4: Amman – Madaba – Mt. Nebo – Kerak - Petra
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the Sanctuary at Mount Nebo, It is the place where Moses was buried and the most revered holy site in Jordan. When atop this mountain, one can see, as Moses did, the vast panorama that encompasses the Jordan river valley, the Dead Sea, Jericho, and Jerusalem, often referred to as the holy land.
Proceed to Madaba (City of Mosaics), Madaba is one of the most memorable places in the holy land, Dubbed “the city of mosaics“, Madaba offers many sites to explore, amongst them the chief attraction in the contemporary Greek Orthodox church of St. George is a wonderfully vivid, 6th century Byzantine mosaic map showing Jerusalem and other holy sites. Then continue southward along the Kings way one of the oldest trade routes in the world. It runs 200 miles along Jordan's hilly backbone. Continue to Kerak via Wadi Muijb canyon and visit the great crusader castle of Kerak. . Proceed to Petra for overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Petra “The rose red city”
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit Petra, One of the world new seven wonder, is without a doubt Jordan’s most valuable treasure and greatest tourist attraction. It is a vast, unique city, carved into the sheer rock face by the Nabataeans, an industrious Arab people who settled here more than 2000 years ago, turning it into an important junction for the silk, spice and other trade routes that linked China, India and southern Arabia with Egypt, Syria, Greece and Rome.
Full day visit of Petra to explore the spectacular treasures of Petra (The Red Rose city half as old as time), enter through the impressive narrow gorge (Siq), leads marvelously to the magical moment, when you can glimpse the Treasury, continue to the street of facades, the Royal Tombs, the Cardo, Temples, Churches, Museums, etc. Return to the hotel and overnight.
Day 6: Petra – Beidha – Wadi Rum
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive north of Petra to Bheida (little Petra), which was the main caravan station of the Nabatean Kingdom, nearby 15 minute walk you can reach to the Neolithic village of Behida 7200 BC. Continue south to the largest and most magnificent of Jordan's desert of Wadi Rum (Valley of the moon),tour inside the desert with 4x4 Jeep, Proceed to the desert camp, Bedouin dinner and overnight under the tent.
Day 7: Wadi Rum – Dead Sea - Amman
Breakfast at the Camp. Drive to the Dead Sea, Without a doubt the world’s most amazing place, the Jordan Rift Valley is a dramatic, beautiful landscape, which at the Dead Sea, is over 400m (1,312 ft.) below sea level. The lowest point on the face of the earth. It is One of the most spectacular natural and spiritual landscapes in the world. So the best place for floating and relaxation, then proceed to Amman for overnight.
Day 8: Amman – QAIA
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Queen Alia International Airport for departure.
- 7 nights accommodations at 3* hotel basis on half board
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