Join a group of like-minded solo travellers on
a tour of the highlights of Jordan including
the capital city of Amman, religious sites,
desert landscapes and the remarkable ruins
of Petra. Conclude with time at leisure on
the shores of the Red Sea.
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Fly from London (regional connections
available) to Amman with Royal Jordanian
Airlines. Transfer to the Amman International
hotel for 3 nights. (N)
Morning tour of Amman, visiting the citadel copper replica of the renowned Dead Sea
Scrolls. Afternoon tour to the ancient town of
Salt to admire its architecture and visit the small
archaeological museum before returning to your
hotel in Amman. Welcome dinner at Kan Zaman,
an impressive 19th-century estate. (B, D)
Morning tour of Jerash, one of the best preserved
Roman provincial towns in the
world. Continue to the ruins of Umm Qais
where, according to the Bible, Jesus performed
the miracle of casting demons from two
men into a herd of pigs. Perched on a hilltop
overlooking the impressive Jordan valley and
the Sea of Galilee, the site combines Roman
ruins and an abandoned Ottoman-era
village. View colonnaded streets, a vaulted
terrace and the ruins of two theatres. Return to
Travel along the King’s Way, visiting Madaba
and its Byzantine mosaic map of the region
and Mount Nebo, from where Moses first
viewed the Holy Land. A stop will also be made
at the Dead Sea for a dip in the health-giving
salty waters. Continue to Petra and dine this
evening at Petra Kitchen, a traditional Jordanian
experience. Stay 2 nights at the Petra Guest
House*. (B, D)
Take a guided walking tour of Petra, the rosered
city rediscovered by JL Burckhardt in 1812.
The highlights are the spectacular temple, the
Treasury and the Monastery, which have been
carved out of solid rock. This evening, see the
ruins of Petra by candlelight. (B)
This morning, join a hands-on bread making
and tasting experience before proceeding to
Wadi Rum for a 4x4 excursion into the desert.
Continue to Aqaba and stay 2 nights at the
Mövenpick Resort & Spa Tala Bay. (B)
Day at leisure to enjoy the beaches or explore
the markets and ancient sites of Aqaba. Farewell
dinner this evening at the hotel. (B, D)
Transfer to Amman airport and fly to London
with Royal Jordanian Airlines. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Pre- and post-tour extensions are available in
Amman and Aqaba. Please speak to a Cox &
Kings consultant for further details.
These small group
tours have been specially created for single
travellers. Benefits include single occupancy
of double / twin rooms as standard and at
sensible prices, plus the company of like-minded
travellers. View the complete collection at
This tour involves walking over
rough terrain. At Petra, visiting the monastery
and the High Place of Sacrifice requires a steep
This tour is based in 4- and
5-star accommodation except in Petra where
the accommodation should be considered
can be taken privately on a date that suits
you, for which guideline prices are shown.
Alternatively, it can be tailored to your exact
requirements. Please call 020 3930 5211or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
The Amman International hotel is an 85-room property located approximately 15 minutes' drive from the centre of Amman. The bedrooms are spacious and well furnished, some with balcony and all affording excellent view of the city. An award-winning steakhouse and an all day restaurant and cafe serve a wide range of dishes, while two bars present an array of exquisite cocktails, champagnes, fine wines and speciality beers throughout the day and evening. When it's time for a quick dip, the outdoor swimming pool and terrace provides a pleasant...
The Movenpick Resort Tala Bay Aqaba is located on the shores of the Red Sea in Tala Bay approximately 15 minutes from the city of Aqaba. This modern hotel has 306 rooms including 145 family rooms, which feature a double bed and two single beds in separate rooms. With several dining options and a range of leisure facilities including several swimming pools and a children's activities centre, the hotel is the ideal choice for families looking to relax and enjoy the beaches and warm waters of the Red...
Situated just 100 metres from the gateway to Petra, the three star Petra Guest House is a convenient base from which to exlore the ancient Nabatean capital. Each of the 60 rooms has a minibar and satellite television. The main restaurant offers indoor and outdoor dining while the Cave Bar is built in a Nabatean cave and provides an atmospheric place to enjoy a drink or...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
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JOS2018: 7 Nights
Amman, the modern and ancient capital of Jordan, is one of the oldest continuously...
The city of Aqaba is situated in the most southern part of Jordan and lies on the most...
Inhabited since prehistoric times, this Nabataean carved-city, situated between the Red...