Jordan Holiday – 8 Days
Day 1: Amman
Welcome to Jordan! Finalize the airport procedure and head to your hotel in Amman. Overnight stay in Amman.
Day 2: Amman – Madaba – Mt Nebo - UM Rassas – Petra
Breakfast. We head to visit Madaba, a city best known for the famous 6th century Mosaic map of Jerusalem & Holy Land and for its spectacular Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics. Proceed to Mt. Nebo (site only as the church is closed down for renovation) a city mentioned in the bible as the place where Moses was granted a view of the promised land that he would never enter. Head south of Jordan to visit Umm Ar Rassas. Overnight stay in Petra.
Day 3: Petra Visit
After breakfast, we head to visit the Nabatean Red Rose city of Petra, one of the 7 world wonders and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Enter the city through 1KM long narrow gorge which is flanked either side by 80m high cliffs! Notice the dazzling colors and formations of the rocks. The site is massive, and contains hundreds of elaborated rock-cut tombs, a treasury, Roman-style theatres, temples, sacrificial altars and colonnaded streets.
Overnight stay in Petra.
Day 4: Petra - A Day at Leisure in Aqaba
After breakfast, transfer to Aqaba and spend the day free at leisure. Overnight stay in Aqaba.
Day 5: A Day Free At Leisure – in Aqaba.
Breakfast. Spend the day free at leisure. Overnight stay in Aqaba.
Day 6: Aqaba – Wadi Rum – Dead Sea
Breakfast, we head to Wadi Rum (a natural reserve) and explore it a 1.30 hour jeep ride into the Jordanian desert! Wadi Rum was best described by T.E. Lawrence as "Vast, echoing and god-like", and by the locals as "Valley of the Moon". Proceed to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth. Overnight stay at the Dead Sea.
Day 7: A Day Free At Leisure at the Dead Sea
Breakfast. Spend the day free at leisure. Overnight stay at the Dead Sea.
Day 8: Dead Sea
After breakfast, transfer to Queen Alia International Airport for departure to your final destination.