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Travel back in time and get in the mystery of Jordan and ancient Egypt. This journey is for exploring the exquisite monuments in Petra and Amman and the mysterious greatness of the pharaohs in Egypt.
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Day 01:Arrive Amman

Your tour manager will meet and assist you upon your arrival at Amman International Airport. After that you will be transferred to your hotel in Amman by a private air-conditioned vehicle for check in. Upon arrival at the hotel he will do your check in and give you detailed information concerning your tomorrow’s trip. Overnight in Amman.
Welcome Drink

Day 02: Umm Qais Tour

In the morning we drive two hours from Amman to Gadara (Umm Qais), which belonged to the famous decapolis, a union of 10 cities, founded by Alexander the Great. Here you have an overwhelming view over the north Jordan Valley, the Golan Heights and the Sea of Galilee. We leave to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. Visit the spectacular forum, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum and the Temple of Artemis. Next stop is Ajloun the great 12th century Islamic castle build around 1184/85 by the famous Islamic leader Salah al-Din. Back to Amman and overnight.  
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 03: Dead Sea/ Madaba

After breakfast drive to Mt. Nebo, the place where Prophet Moses gazed at the promised land before he died and his alleged burial place. You visit the old monastery and overlook the Jordan Valley, Dead Sea, Jericho and Jerusalem. After we proceed to Madaba, where to find the famous mosaic 6th century map of Palestine in St. George’s church. Afterward we drive to the lowest point on earth, the Dead Sea, where you have leisure time and the chance to float on water. Overnight Amman hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 04: Petra Tour

After breakfast drive 2.5 hours to the rose red city Petra, the biggest attraction of Jordan. Petra was first established around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabataean Arabs, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and laid the foundations of a commercial empire that extended into Syria. Upon arrival you will begin the trip on horse back to the canyon, the so called Siq, and then by foot to the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Among other monuments you will see are the Street of Facades, the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh"s Castle. Afterward back to hotel in Amman for overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 05: Amman/ Cairo

After breakfast transfer to Queen Alia International Airport for departure to Cairo. Meet and assist at Cairo International Airport and transfer to your hotel and Upon arrival at the hotel he will check you in and give detailed information concerning your tomorrow’s trip. Overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 06: Pyramids/ Cairo Tours

Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and then met by your personal guide who will accompany you to Giza Plateau to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus, famous Sphinx, varying between six-thousand and even thirteen-thousand years old ,and Valley temple facing the great statue. Lunch at a good quality local restaurant. Then transfer to enjoy the Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen. Continue to Coptic Cairo to visit the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue. Combining fascinating history with shopping in a lively Khan El Khalili Bazaar, this dates back to 1382. Back to hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 07: Luxor East Bank

Check out from hotel in the morning then transfer to Cairo International Airport for a flight to Luxor where you will be met and assisted, then taken by an air-conditioned vehicle to board your 5 star Egypt Nile cruise to check in. After lunch on board, enjoy a visit to the impressive Karnak Temples and Luxor Temple. Dinner and overnight on board Nile cruise.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 08: Luxor West Bank

After breakfast on your Nile cruise, take an excursion to the royal cemetery for 62 Pharaohs, Valley of the Kings, then to mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, which was built by the architects of the New Kingdom Pharaoh Hatshepsut in the 15th century BC. Head to the Colossi of Memnon. After lunch, you will sail to Edfu enjoying a leisurely dinner on board. Overnight on board Nile Cruise.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 09: Edfu/ Kom Ombo

After breakfast on Nile Cruise, visit the well-preserved Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to Horus at Edfu. Sail to Kom Ombo to see the unique Temple of Sobek, dedicated to Sobek the crocodile god, and Horus the falcon-headed god. Lunch on board. Continue sailing to Aswan. Dinner and overnight on board your deluxe Nile Cruise.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10: Aswan Sightseeing

After breakfast on Nile cruise, enjoy a day’s sightseeing in Aswan. Start with the High Dam and the largest known ancient obelisk, located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt, the Unfinished Obelisk, then on to the beautiful Temple of Philae, which is devoted to the two goddesses Isis and Hathor. Dinner and overnight on board deluxe Nile Cruise.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 11: Back to Cairo

Disembark from your Nile cruise after breakfast, then transfer to Aswan Airport for your return to Cairo where you will be met and assisted at the airport then taken to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 12: Final Departure

After breakfast transfer to Cairo International Airport for departure.  
Meals: Breakfast
What's Included:
  • Meet and greet service upon arrival and departure
  • Assistance of our guest relations during your stay
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Accommodation for 4 nights in Amman including breakfast
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Cairo including breakfast
  • Accommodation for 4 nights on 5* Superior Nile cruise on full board basis
  • Two day tours in Amman and the Dead Sea as described above
  • Day tour in Petra sights as described above in itinerary
  • Day Tour to  Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum
  • Sightseeing tours on the cruise sharing Memphis Tours group
  • Local English speaking spot guide in Petra (about 2-3 hours)
  • Local English speaking spot guide in Jerash (about 1 hour)
  • English speaking assistant driver in the Dead Sea, Umm Qais, Ajloun
  • Private English speaking guide in Cairo
  • Entrance fees to the above mentioned places
  • Lunch during tours in Cairo
  • Domestic flight (Cairo/Luxor - Aswan/Cairo)
  • All transfers to / from airports and hotels by an A/C vehicle
  • Service charge and taxes
What's Excluded:
  • International airfare
  • Entry visa to Jordan and Egypt
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping

N.B
- Petra tour requires considerable walking, the number of horses in Petra is limited.

Prices per Person
Accommodation Plan: A
  • - Geneva Hotel Amman
  • - Le Méridien Pyramids Hotel & Spa
  • - Sonesta Nile Goddess Cruise
 May - Sept.Oct. - April
Double $ 1795 $ 1990
Solo Traveler $ 2795 $ 3125
Accommodation Plan: B
  • - Amman Marriott Hotel
  • - Mena House Cairo Hotel
  • - Sonesta Nile Goddess Cruise
 May - Sept.Oct. - April
Double $ 2050 $ 2250
Solo Traveler $ 3325 $ 3650
  • Prices

    Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid till April 30.2015, except during Christmas and New Year holidays. The price of Solo is valid for solo traveler.

  • Children Policy

    0 - 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 Policy

    Reservations 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 Jordan

    You 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.

  • Tipping

    It 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.
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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)
Flying Time
12 hours 20 minutes direct from Washington, DC
Time Difference
GMT +2 hours
Visas
Required - obtainable in advance or on arrival for non-restricted nationalities
Health Requirements
No mandatory vaccinations
Clothing
Conservative dress is advisable for both men and women - More relaxed clothing in Red Sea and Dead Sea Jordan
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