Day 1: QAIA – Amman
Arrive to Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA), Meet and assist with costumes and immigration formalities, then transfer to Amman to the hotel for dinner and over night.
Amman, the capital of Jordan, is a fascinating city of contrasts, a unique blend of old & new, ideally situated on a hilly area between the desert and fertile Jordan valley
Day 2: Amman – Mt. Nebo – Madaba - 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 3: Petra
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 4: Petra – Beidha - Wadi Rum - Amman
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 , Then back to Amman for overnight .
Day 5 : Amman – Jerash - Dead Sea - 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 the Dead Sea to the lowest spot on earth, 1400 feet below sea level, swimming & relaxation at the salty sea, back to Amman for overnight.
Day 6: Amman – QAIA
Breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Queen Ali International airport for departure, our representative will be with the clients to help and assist them with departures procedures .
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