7 Nights 8 Days
Destinations : Amman Panoramic – Jerash – Ajloun – Dead Sea – Madaba – Nebo – Little Petra – Wadi Rum
Journey through time to explore different religious and cultural sights with our Jordan holiday package itinerary. Includes Amman, Jerash, Petra, and other places.
Day 1: Welcome to Jordan - Arrival in Amman
Welcome to the beautiful land of Jordan! Upon your arrival at Amman Airport, you'll be warmly received by our representative who will assist you with the necessary visa formalities. From there, we'll make our way to the hotel for check-in. After a day of travel, the evening is yours to relax and unwind at your leisure. You'll spend the night in the comfort of your Amman hotel.
Day 2: Amman Panoramic Tour, Jerash, Ajloun, and the Dead Sea
After a hearty breakfast, you will go for a panoramic tour of Amman, taking in the city's scenic beauty. Your journey then leads to the ancient Roman city of Jerash, where you will explore the well-preserved relics of a bygone era. Stroll along the ancient paved streets, marvel at the grand temples perched atop the hills, and immerse yourself in the history of this remarkable place. The site boasts theatres, spacious public squares, fountains, baths, and city walls that stand as a testament to the city's grandeur.
Then, you will be heading north to Ajloun, a region of great ecological and historical significance in the Middle East. Your destination is the Ajloun Castle, also known as Qal’at Ar‐Rabad. This stunning example of Islamic architecture was constructed in 1184 AD by Saladin's general. Its purpose was to control the iron mines of Ajloun and serve as a strategic fortress to thwart the advances of the Crusaders. The castle stands as a guardian, strategically positioned to control the main routes leading to the Jordan valley and protect the communication links between Jordan and Syria.
Your final destination for the day is the Dead Sea, the lowest point on Earth. Here, you'll have the opportunity to float effortlessly in the hypersaline waters, a truly unique and unforgettable experience. You'll spend the night at a hotel by the Dead Sea.
Day 3: Exploring the Enchanting Dead Sea
Start your day with a hearty breakfast and get ready for a day of leisure. Today, you have the freedom to explore the remarkable Dead Sea at your own pace. Nestled in the Jordan Rift Valley, the Dead Sea is a unique natural wonder, sitting at an astonishing 1,312 feet (400 metres) below sea level, making it the Earth's lowest point. The highlight of your visit will undoubtedly be the opportunity to float effortlessly in the warm, mineral-rich waters. It's an experience that's not to be missed.
Spend the night at your comfortable hotel by the Dead Sea and enjoy your evening with a delicious dinner.
Day 4: Journey through History - Madaba, Mt. Nebo, Little Petra, and Petra
After a satisfying breakfast, you will set off on a journey through history, starting with a visit to Madaba, a city renowned for its famous 6th-century Mosaic map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land. You'll also be captivated by the spectacular Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics that adorn this ancient city. Your next destination is Mount Nebo, a place of biblical significance, mentioned in the Bible as the location where Moses was granted a glimpse of the promised land that he would never enter.
Continuing your adventure, you will proceed to Little Petra, also known as Al Beidha or "the White One" due to its pale rock colours. This archaeological gem is located north of Petra and the town of Wadi Musa. It's a Nabataean site with buildings skillfully carved into sandstone canyons. As the name suggests, Little Petra is smaller in scale, consisting of three more open areas connected by a 450-metre (1,480 ft) canyon. It's part of the Petra Archaeological Park but has its own distinct charm. Our final destination for the day is the legendary Petra. Rest for the night in a comfortable Petra hotel and savour a delightful dinner.
Day 5: Exploring the Marvels of Petra
Start your day with a hearty breakfast as you will embark on a journey to the ancient city of Petra, known as the Nabatean Red Rose city. This exceptional site has earned its place as one of the world's seven wonders and is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Our adventure begins with a captivating walk through a gorge, flanked by towering cliffs that reach an astonishing height of 80 metres. As you meander through this narrow passage, take in the breathtaking colours and formations of the rocks that surround you. The city of Petra is vast and boasts an array of remarkable features, including intricate rock-cut tombs, a treasury, Roman-style theatres, temples, sacrificial altars, and grand colonnaded streets. After a day of exploration, you'll rest and recharge at your hotel in Petra, where a delicious dinner awaits.
Day 6: Discovering the Wonders of Wadi Rum
Following a satisfying breakfast, you will be off to Wadi Rum, a natural reserve renowned for its awe-inspiring desert landscapes. Our mode of exploration is a thrilling jeep ride into the heart of the Jordanian desert. T.E. Lawrence once described Wadi Rum as "Vast, echoing and god-like," while locals affectionately call it the "Valley of the Moon." The day concludes with a comfortable stay at our hotel in Wadi Rum, where you can enjoy a delightful dinner.
Day 7: Journey to Amman
After a nourishing breakfast, you will make your way to Amman, Jordan's capital city. Here, you have the option to explore the city at your own pace, taking in its vibrant culture and landmarks. You'll spend the night at your hotel, where a delectable dinner will be served.
Day 8: Farewell to Amman
On this final day, begin with a satisfying breakfast at the hotel. It's time to bid Amman goodbye as you check out and head to the Amman airport for your flight back home. Take with you cherished memories that will last a lifetime.
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