Luxury Jordan – 9 days


Discover Jordan offers private tours. Packages can be customized following your preferences.
The itinerary below is only a suggestion.

 

 

Day 1 – Meet and assist at Queen Alia Airport. Transfer to Hotel for overnight stay in Amman

 

Day 2 – Amman – Jerash – Dead Sea

Amman “Cultural capital of the Middle East” is also the capital of Jordan. You will start with a city tour of Amman, visiting the Citadel, the Roman theatre after which you will head towards the North Country for a  historic tour,  Jerash the Greco-Roman city known as the ‘Pompeii of the East’. Built over 2,000 years ago, Jerash is widely regarded as the best-preserved city of the Decapolis, a confederation of 10 Roman cities dating from the 1st century! We’ll explore the site taking in the colonnaded street, amphitheater and more.

Continue our trip down to the lowest point on Earth! The Dead Sea located in The Jordan Rift Valley is a dramatic, beautiful landscape, which at the Dead Sea, is over 400m (1,312 ft.) below sea level. The Dead Sea is flanked by mountains to the east and the rolling hills of Jerusalem to the west. Enjoy a swim in its warm salty waters and rest and relaxation at your hotel.   Overnight in Dead Sea.

 

Day 3 – Dead Sea

Rest and Relax enjoy free day at Dead Sea Resort.

 

Day 4 – Dead Sea – Kerak – Kings Highway – Petra

After breakfast depart to the Christian city of Madaba “the city of Mosaics” which has the oldest known mosaic map of the holy land, first we will have lunch at a local restaurant then we will visit St Georges Church and mosaic maps of Madaba.

Then off to view the Jordan Valley from the famous Mount Nebo and visit its Byzantine Church.

Departure south through the Kings way, an ancient route that still has marks left from traders, and pilgrims who crossed it centuries ago. We will pass through the Wadi Mujib Reserve and Dam.

Proceed to Karak and visit Karak Castle with its diverse history dating back to the Byzantine period, we will continue to Petra for overnight.

 

 

Day 5 –  Petra 

The ancient city of Petra is one of Jordan’s national treasures and by far its best known tourist attraction. Petra is the legacy of the Nabateans, an industrious Arab people who settled in southern Jordan more than 2,000 years ago. Admired then for its refined culture, massive architecture and ingenious complex of dams and water channels, Petra is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site Much of Petra’s appeal comes from its spectacular setting deep inside a narrow desert gorge. We will begin through The Siq continuing our tour by exploring chunks of this fantastic once-lost city which is full of tombs, temples, an impressive amphitheater and a Roman colonnaded street. The intrepid can ascend the hundreds of rock-cut steps to Ad-Deir. Better known as the Monastery, Ad-Deir has a similar facade to that of the Treasury, but is far bigger and the views from the nearby cliff-tops are awesome. Overnight in Petra.

 

Day 6 – Petra – Wadi Rum

Afternoon we will depart to Wadi Rum Jordan’s largest desert and one of the most spectacular desert landscapes in the world.  Upon arrival we will go for a short ride in the desert to watch the sunset and have tea with a local Bedouin.  Check in to our Wadi Rum camp for traditional dinner and overnight camping.

 

Day 7 – Wadi Rum – Ma’in

After Breakfast we will have a chance to explore Wadi Rum we will board 4×4’s and explore the desert by jeep.

Mid-Day transfer to Evanson Ma’in Hotel.

 

Day 8 – Ma’in

Rest & Relaxation at Ma’in Resort.

 

Day 9 – Ma’in – Airport

Enjoy the day at your hotel and transfer to airport for final departure.

End of Tour