5-Day Jordan Tour: Road to Petra
From the Old City of Amman to Petra's sprawling ruins, enjoy 5 days full of natural wonders in Jordan! You will start your Road to Petra tour from Amman.
Enjoy a 5-day itinerary discovering the ancient Jordan highlights and Roman ruins. Visit the rose-red city of Petra which is the biggest attraction in Jordan; Jerash, situated in the foothills of the mountain of Gilead, the ancient city is reminiscent of the Roman Empire; Ajloun, Mount Nebo, and Madaba, where you will see the famous 4th-century Byzantine mosaic map of Israel inside the Greek Church, George; and float in the salty water of the Dead Sea.
With a professional tour guide leading the way, you can experience beyond popular main sites at Petra. Be ready to go on a private hike along the Al Khubtha path, through the Siq Canyon, to see the top and famous places in Jordan like the Roman Amphitheater and Royal Tombs. Then, continue along a mysterious staircase to the top of the mountain for unique views of the Treasury. Experience the perfect side of Petra and Jordan!
Our Road to Petra tour will hit all of the cultural sights that make Jordan a timeless and sought-after destination!
- Meet and assist services at Amman Airport upon arrival and departure
- Accommodation for 4 nights in Amman including breakfast
- Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary
- All transfers by a private a/c vehicle with English speaking assistant
- Local English-speaking guide in Petra (about 2-3 hours)
- Local English-speaking spot guide in Jerash (about 1 hour)
- English-speaking driver in the Dead Sea, Madaba, and Nebo
- Entrance fees to the above-mentioned sites
- Short horse ride in Petra (included in ticket)
- Services charges and taxes
- International airfare
- Entry visa to Jordan
- Personal spendings
- Petra tour requires considerable walking, the and number of horses in Petra is limited.
Day 1: Welcome to Amman
To start your Jordan 5-Day Itinerary, 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: Madaba, Nebo, Dead Sea Trip
After breakfast, you will visit Roman Ruins such as Madaba where you see the famous 4th-century Byzantine mosaic map of Israel inside the Greek Orthodox Church of St. George. Then transfer to Mt. Nebo, the place where Moses had gazed at the Promised Land and is believed to be his burial ground. You visit the old monastery; overlook the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea , and parts of the Holy Land.
After this we will drive towards the Dead Sea, Being the lowest point on earth and filled with a variety of minerals with medicinal properties the site has developed into a health spa-like hotspot. The mineral concentration in the mud is used for therapeutic and beauty treatments. Queen Cleopatra and Sheba both were said to have known the value of the site and used it. Due to high salinity the water supports no form of life hence the name the Dead Sea and floating is very easy. Be sure to prepare to swim and relax in the mud. After this, we will drive towards Amman and transfer you to your hotel.
Day 3: Jerash, Ajloun and Umm Qais Tour
Day 4: Petra Tour
After breakfast, we will have a tour of Petra, the biggest attraction in Jordan. Petra was first established in around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabateans, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and laid the foundations of a commercial empire that extended up to Syria. Upon arrival, 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 are the Street of Facades, the Royal Tombs, and Pharaoh’s Castle. After the tour, we will drive 2.5 hours back to the Amman hotel overnight.
Day 5: Final Departure
On the last of your Jordan vacation package after breakfast, you will check out at noon (12 pm), and depending on the time of your flight, we will transfer you to Amman’s Queen Alia Airport for your departure.
The tour guides were professional and friendly, and the accommodations were comfortable and clean. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone looking for an unforgettable adventure.
Our guide was knowledgeable and friendly, providing us with in-depth insights into the history and culture of Jordan.
I recently took this tour and it was an amazing experience. The tour guides were knowledgeable and friendly, and the sights were breathtaking. I was able to explore stunning ancient ruins, hike through the desert.
We had the best week exploring Jordan. The itinerary, sights, group and guide were first class. Our guide was absolutely brilliant. Very knowledgable, funny and organised.
The hotels were comfortable and the food was delicious. I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone looking to explore Jordan.
A very well-planned trip with a nice knowledgeable guide.
The 5-day Jordan Tour with Memphis Tours was an incredible experience from start to finish. Petra was absolutely stunning and it was amazing to see it in person. The other stops on the itinerary were also really interesting and well worth visiting.
I can't say enough good things about the 5-day Jordan Tour with Memphis Tours. Our guide was amazing and went above and beyond to ensure we had a great experience. Petra was absolutely breathtaking, and I also really enjoyed the other stops on the itinerary, like Wadi Rum and the Dead Sea.
I had a great time on the 5-day Jordan Tour with Memphis Tours. Our guide was knowledgeable and friendly, and the itinerary was well-planned. Petra was definitely the highlight of the trip, and the views were stunning. The only downside was that some parts of the tour felt a bit rushed, and I wish we had more time to explore certain areas. But overall, I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone interested in visiting Jordan.
The 5-Day Jordan Tour: Road to Petra was a once-in-a-lifetime experience. I was able to explore some of the most incredible sights in the world, while also learning about the history and culture of the region.