10 Day Cycling Tour in Jordanoffered by supplier M19120 (read about supplier)
Tour Duration: 7 - 10 day(s)
Group Size: 4 - 30 people
Specialty Categories: Bicycle Touring Archeology/History
Season: April - March
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 500 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1500 US Dollar (USD)
Day 1: Upon arriving Queen Alia International Airport or at Land Borders, you will be received by our representatives assisting you on your way through immigration. Followed by private transfer to Amman (33 km from airport) for check-in at your hotel - Amman.
Day 2: Breakfast at the hotel. Depart by bus north to visit Jerash, the most beautiful and best preserved of all Roman cities, then Continue to Umm Qais, to visit this ancient Greco-Roman city, known as (Gadara). And later depart to the fortress of Ajloun known as Qalat Ar-Rabad, built in 1184 by 'Izz Idden Osama bin Munqidh, a general of Salahuddin, defeated the Crusaders in 1187, a magnificent example of Islamic architecture, Back to Amman, Dinner, and overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Early morning transfer to visit the 'City of Mosaics' the most famous mosaic map of the 6thcentury, depicting Jerusalem and the Holy Land. Madaba is the starting point of our biking journey, making contact with the local team, experts of biking and familiarization with the equipment. to start our raid, We will roll to the west (10 km) to visit Mount Nebo, which offers a spectacular view of the Jordan Valley. Here you will find the memorial of Moses, and the place where he found the Promised Land. After visiting Mount Nebo we move towards the Dead Sea, 950 m - 440 m below the sea level, overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Breakfast at the hotel. And we drive south to the castle of Karak. We drive along the Dead Sea for 25 km and then go back on a hilly 25 km. Arrival at Karak, visit the castle which built by the Crusaders in the 12th century, Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Breakfast at the hotel, Then transfer to leave the city, we always ride south through the villages and mountains to reach Dana. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Visit this beautiful little ancestral village, it sets on a small leg mile uphill the road before reaching the trail ridge, with views on Israel and Wadi Araba, Sometimes rocky terrain, first portions of limestone with red clay and volcanic. Step 25 km. Lunch near the Crusader castle of Showbak. And after visiting the castle drive to Petra through the villages of the region of Showbak 35km to reach Petra. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: It is really difficult to describe the beauty of Petra. Because there is no other site of similar to it in Jordan, or perhaps throughout the Middle East. A full day dedicated to visit the 'pink city' of Petra, capital of the Nabataea’s, lunch at the site of Petra. Dinner, and overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Visit Petra in the morning, Lunch at Wadi Mousa. In the afternoon, we roll north to visit Little Petra, which is rich with frescoes, return to visit Wadi Rum 4x4, discovering the Ark, the seven pillars of wisdom, the home of Lawrence of Arabia, the prehistoric inscriptions. In this day, we pause in the desert, because the ground is too sandy for mountain biking. Great show and a half day of rest for the legs! Bivouac in the desert. Have overnight there at the camp.
Day 9: In the mid of these natural fortresses of colorful sandstone we go south - downhill. Have a rest at this day in Aqaba (Red Sea), arrive Afternoon free at your hotel and overnight at your hotel with private beach.
Day 10: Transfer to the Airport. And Departure.
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
- Meet and Assistance at the Airport
- English Speaking Leader (has experience for all the sites)
- 6 night in Hotel Accommodation on HB Basis.(Breakfast and dinner
- 1 night Camp accommodations on FB basis as itinerary.
- Entry tickets to sites in the Tour as the itinerary
- Cycles Modern
- Maintenance bikers
- Jeep tour in Wadi Rum for 3 hours
- Car services during cycling tour
- Open buffet lunch in Dead Sea
- Short horse ride in Petra for 1 KM (from gate of Petra until Alsiq).
- Departure Tax
- Spa/Massage/Turkish Baths
- Airlines Tickets
- Any extra personal
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We are local people from Petra – Jordan. We love our country and its people. We are committed to serve our guests and clients the best way we can. We wanted to be very close to our guests in Petra where they spend most of their time and of course because of the strategic location of Petra in relative to the other...