The Treasury in Petra, Jordan
Floating in the Dead Sea, Jordan
Mount Nebo, Jordan
Step Pyramid of Djoser, Sakkara
Sphinx Statue at Memphis
The Hanging Church in Old Cairo
The Hanging Church Interior in Old Cairo
Khan El Khalili Grand Bazaar in Cairo
The Egyptian Museum in Cairo
Saladin Citadel in Old Cairo
Khan El Khalili Bazzar in Old Cairo
Enjoy visiting Jordan and Egypt and witness the beauty of Middle East. See the amazing Roman monuments in Jordan. See the Great Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum among many other artifacts.
Day 1: 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.
Day 2: Amman Sightseeing
Breakfast at hotel, then drive to the town of Madaba, where you find the famous mosaic 4th century map of Palestine in St. George’s church. After that continue to Mt. Nebo, the place where Prophet Moses gazed at the promised land before he died and alleged to be his burial place. You visit an old monastery; overlook the Jordan Valley, Dead Sea and parts of the Holy Land. 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.
Day 3: Petra Tour
After breakfast drive for 2.5 hours to the red rose 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 founded a commercial empire. Pass the canyon, the so called Siq, to see the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Continue via the Street of Facades to the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh's Castle. Drive back to Amman for overnight.
Day 4: Depart Amman/ Fly to Cairo
Breakfast, according to flight schedule transfer to Queen Alia International Airport for your flight to Cairo where you will be met and assisted then transfer to your hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Day 5: Pyramids Tour
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and then met by your personal guide who will accompany you to Giza Plateau to visit the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus - Famous Sphinx and Valley temple facing the great statue. Additional visit to the Solar Boat infront of Cheops Pyramid ( extra ticket on spot ) Lunch included during the tour and then proceed to Sakkara area to visit Sakkara Complex and first pyramid ever built ( Djoser Pyramid ). Move to Memphis; Old kingdom's capital and famous Necropolis. Overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 6: Cairo Sightseeing
Breakfast at the hotel and then you will be escorted by your private guide to visit: Egyptian Museum, Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen, alongside many other fascinating artifacts. Additional visit to the mummies room at the museum ( extra ticket on spot ) Lunch through out the tour at local restaurant, then moving to visit Saladin Citadel including Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside. 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 and overnight in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 7: Free day in Cairo
Today you have the choice of having a free day in Cairo or join our most valuable optional tour to the second capital of Egypt, Alexandria; visiting one of the most important defensive strongholds, not only in Egypt, but also along the Mediterranean Sea coast, Qaitbay Citadel, built in the 15th century by Sultan Qaitbay on the spot where Alexandria's ancient lighthouse once stood, then move on to the new and much acclaimed Alexandria Library. Also visit the Roman cemetery cut out of the rock, the Catacombs. Return to your hotel in Cairo.
Day 8: Final Departure
After breakfast, transfer to Cairo International Airport for final departure.
- Meet and greet service upon arrival and departure
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle with English speaking assistant
- Accommodation in Amman for 3 nights including breakfast
- Accommodation in Cairo for 4 nights including breakfast
- Entrance fees to all sites as mentioned in the itinerary
- Private English speaking Egyptologist guide during your tours in Cairo
- Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary
- All transfers in by a private new vehicle with English speaking assistant in Jordan.
- Local English speaking spot guide in Petra (about 2-3 hrs).
- English speaking driver in the Dead Sea, Madaba and Nebo
- Short horse ride in Petra (included in ticket)
- Service charges and taxes
- International airfare
- Entry visa to Jordan and Egypt
- Flight Amman / Cairo
- Personal expenses
- Petra tour requires considerable walking, the number of horses in Petra is limited.
Accommodation Plan: A
- - Geneva Hotel Amman
- - Le Meridian Pyramids Hotel
|May - Sept.||Oct. - April|
|Double||$ 1080||$ 1125|
|Solo Traveler||$ 1745||$ 1855|
Accommodation Plan: B
- - Amman Marriott Hotel
- - Fairmont Nile City Hotel
|May - Sept.||Oct. - April|
|Double||$ 1280||$ 1325|
|Solo Traveler||$ 2180||$ 2220|
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