Discover the main attractions with Jordan highlights tour. Visit Petra rose red city, Jerash the greco-roman city, Madaba city of mosaics and float on the salty water of the Dead Sea.
Day1: Arrival Amman
Your tour manager will meet and greet you upon arrival at Queen Alia Airport with a sign with your name on it. Afterwards you will be transferred to your hotel in Amman and overnight in Amman.
Day2: Desert Castles
Day3: Amman City Tour / Dead Sea
Breakfast. Morning tour of Amman, visiting the Roman Theater, the Citadel, the Archaeological and Folklore museums and the modern parts of Amman. In the afternoon, depart to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on the surface of Earth for a swim in its warm, salty waters. Return to hotel in Amman for overnight.
Day4: Jerash / Ajloun
After breakfast, you will be transferred towards north to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. Visit Oval Plaza, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum, the Temple of Artemis, fountains and its city walls pierced by towers and gates. Then move to Ajloun Castle. It was built by Izz Al-Din Usama, one of Salah Al-Din's generals in 1184 AD. Back to your hotel in Amman and overnight.
Day5: Madaba / Nebo / Kerak / Petra
After Breakfast. Drive southwards along the Kings’ Way to Madaba, visiting Madaba's St. George's church, which contains the oldest mosaic map of the Holy Land and Mt. Nebo with its endearing monastery overlooking the Dead Sea. Drive through the magnificent scenery of Wadi Mujib to Kerak to visit the Crusader Castle. Continue south to Petra. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast. Petra was first established in around 6th century B.C by the Nabatean’s, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and laid the foundations of a commercial empire that extended up to Syria. You will begin the trip on horseback to the canyon, the so called Siq, and then by foot to the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Among other monuments you will see the Street of Facades, the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh’s Castle. Overnight at hotel.
Day7: Petra / Wadi Rum / Amman
Breakfast. Visit Wadi Rum Desert in a 4x4 vehicle for three hours and explore its moon-like landscape. This is where the film “Lawrence of Arabia” was shot. If time permits, an optional short visit to Aqaba on the Red Sea to do some snorkeling and enjoy the sea. 4 hours transfer back to Amman hotel. Overnight in Amman.
Day 8: Final departure
Breakfast. Transfer to Queen Alia International Airport, and assistance with departure formalities.
- Meet and assist services at Amman Airport upon arrival and departure
- Accommodation for 5 nights in Amman including breakfast
- Accommodation for 2 night in Petra including breakfast
- Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
- Local English speaking spot guide in Petra (about 2-3 hours)
- Local English speaking spot guide in Jerash (about 1 hour)
- English speaking driver throughout the tour
- Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites
- Short horse ride in Petra
- Jeep tour in Wadi Rum (about 2 hours)
- Service charges and taxes
- International airfare
- Entry visa to Jordan
- Personal spending
- Petra tour requires considerable walking, the number of horses in Petra is limited.
Accommodation Plan: A
- - Geneva Hotel Amman
- - Petra Panorama Hotel
|May - Sept.||Oct. - April|
|Double||$ 1155||$ 1199|
|Solo Traveler||$ 1990||$ 2050|
Accommodation Plan: B
- - Amman Marriott Hotel
- - Petra Marriott Hotel
|May - Sept.||Oct. - April|
|Double||$ 1575||$ 1635|
|Solo Traveler||$ 2820||$ 2899|
PricesPrices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid till September 30.2015, except during Christmas and New Year holidays. The price of Solo is valid for solo traveler.
Children Policy0 - 02.99 Free of Charge
3 - 11.99 pay 75% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person
If your tour package includes airfare or/ and ferry boat tickets, an extra supplement for your child may apply.
Payment PolicyReservations should be made as early as possible to book the desired tour, spaces will be secured upon receive a deposit of 25 %. This deposit forms part of your final payment. Deposits can only be made by credit cards, wire transfer and or Western Union.
Entry Visa to JordanYou need to have a valid passport at least 6 months beyond your scheduled return date to enter Jordan. The cost of single entry visa for all nationalities is 40 JD around (around $57) obtained upon arrival at the airport; for multiple entries it is 60 JD (around $85) and can be obtained at the nearest embassy/consulate.
TippingIt is a customary attitude for expressing ones satisfaction of good services rendered to him by staff on duty with him. We advise if you are willing to offer it, this would be great and if not, you are not obliged to do it.
Best Time to Visit Jordan
Jordan is a year round destination that has a typically Middle Eastern climate in which Summer is long, hot and dry while Winter it is relatively rigid with occasionally snow-capped mountain ranges. The temperature varies between 12° C during winter and 32° C during summer
Flying to Jordan
Royal Jordanian (Scheduled Airlines only)
12 hours 20 minutes direct from Washington, DC
Required - obtainable in advance or on arrival for non-restricted nationalities
No mandatory vaccinations
Conservative dress is advisable for both men and women - More relaxed clothing in Red Sea and Dead Sea Jordan