Best of Jordan

Duration

7 days

Guaranteed

4 travellers

Group size

16 travellers

Price

From AUD $ 1,599

WHAT TO EXPECT

Experience the best of Jordan on our thrilling Small Group Journeys. Uncover the hidden gems of this captivating Middle Eastern country, renowned for its rich historical sites and enchanting mysteries of the Orient. Journey to Petra, one of the world’s most significant archaeological wonders. Embark on an exhilarating jeep ride through the breath-taking desert landscapes of Wadi Rum. Indulge in relaxation at a delightful resort nestled by the serene shores of the Dead Sea. Immerse yourself in the extraordinary beauty and cultural treasures of Jordan, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Book your unforgettable adventure with us today.

Itinerary

Welcome to Jordan! Upon your arrival at Amman Airport, you will be greeted and transferred to your hotel. After a long flight, take the opportunity to unwind and relax for the remainder of the day at your own leisure. Recharge and prepare yourself for the incredible adventures that await you in this fascinating country.
Start the day with a tour to Jerash – one of the Decapolis “the Famous 10 Greco-Roman Cities”. Jerash is the best preserved example of Roman Civilization in Jordan. Then proceed to Ajloun Castle – built by the nephew of Salah-el-Din al Ayyubi (Saladin). Its dominating position allowed an extra ordinarily wide vantage over the surrounding lands, affording protection against the Crusader forces. Next visit Um Qeis – Ancient Roman “Gadara” looks at the Lake Tiberius, one of the Decapolis “the Famous 10 Greco-Roman Cities”. Return to your hotel in Amman and reflect on the remarkable historical sites you have encountered.

Meals included:
  • Breakfast

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Excursion to Jerash
  • Visit of Ajloun Castle
  • Visit of Um Qeis
  • Transfer to Madaba – the major highlight is the Greek Orthodox Basilica of St. George or the Church of the Map that portrays the old Holly Land with 2 Million pieces of mosaic. Your next destination is Mount Nebo – believed to be the site of the tomb of Moses. Pass by Dana Reserve – an area of staggering beauty, history, and biodiversity. Then transfer to your hotel in Petra for the night.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Spiritual – Visit of the Greek Orthodox Basilica of St. George
  • Spiritual – Excursion to Mount Nebo
  • Stop at Dana Reserve
  • Commence your tour in the extraordinary city of Petra, famously referred to as the ‘Pink-Rose City’ due to its breath-taking architecture carved into solid rock, dating back to 300 BC. Embark on a guided walk through the captivating ruins of Petra, beginning with a passage known as the Siq. Marvel at the iconic Treasury Building (Al-Khazneh), witness the grandeur of the Roman Theatre, explore the Corinthian tomb, admire the Palace of Pharos’s Daughter, behold the Carved Roman Theatre, and discover the enchanting Royal Courts, among other remarkable sites. After your exploration of Petra, transfer to the Wadi Rum Camp for a thrilling overnight experience amidst the picturesque desert landscapes of Wadi Rum. Prepare for an unforgettable adventure immersed in the serenity and mystique of this remarkable desert setting.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Walking tour of the ruins of Petra
  • Unique – Overnight in the desert of Wadi Rum
  • Discover the captivating landscapes of Wadi Rum, characterized by ancient valleys and majestic weathered sandstone mountains. Embark on an exhilarating two-hour jeep tour, exploring notable sites such as the Seven Pillars of Wisdom, Al Khaz’aly, Lawrence Jail, and the picturesque sunset area. Experience the rugged beauty of this unique desert environment. Afterwards, transfer to Aqaba for a panoramic tour, where you can admire the bustling port and the pristine sandy beaches along the Red Sea coastline. Aqaba is renowned for its crystal-clear waters and vibrant coral reefs. Finally, journey to your hotel near the Dead Sea, where you can unwind and rejuvenate amidst the serene surroundings.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast

  • Insider Experiences:
  • Jeep tour through the desert of Wadi Rum
  • Panoramic tour of Aqaba
  • Enjoy a leisurely day at the Dead Sea, where you can indulge in swimming and relaxation. Take advantage of the unique properties of the Dead Sea’s mineral-rich waters and float effortlessly on its surface. Unwind and rejuvenate as you soak up the soothing ambiance of this remarkable natural wonder. After a day of blissful leisure, spend a comfortable overnight stay at your hotel by the Dead Sea.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • It’s time to say goodbye, but just think of all the wonderful stories you will take home. A transfer will take you to Amman Airport for your departure.

    Meals included:
  • Breakfast
  • Best of Jordan

    Inclusions

    • Insider Experiences

      Spiritual - Visit of the Greek Orthodox Basilica of St. George
      Spiritual - Excursion to Mount Nebo
      Unique - Overnight in the desert of Wadi Rum

    • Accommodation

      5 nights in 3-4 star hotels
      1 night in a camp in the desert

    • Meals

      Daily breakfast
      1 local dinner

    • Transport

      Airport transfer on arrival and departure
      Air-conditioned vehicle

    • Touring

      English speaking tour guide
      All entrance fees

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    Departure dates & rates

    START DATEEND DATEPRICE TWIN ROOMPRICE SINGLE ROOM
    Monday, 4 September 2023Sunday, 10 September 202315992137
    Monday, 2 October 2023Sunday, 8 October 202315992137
    Monday, 6 November 2023Sunday, 12 November 202315992137
    Monday, 4 December 2023Sunday, 10 December 202315992137

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