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Fly from London to Amman and transfer to the Four Seasons Hotel Amman for 2 nights. (N)Day 2: Amman • Jerash
Morning tour of Amman, visiting the citadel and the Jordan Museum, which contains a copper version of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Afternoon tour of the ancient city of Jerash. (B, L, D)Day 3: Madaba • Mount Nebo • Shobak • Petra
Travel along the King’s Highway to Petra. Stop en route at Madaba to see a Byzantine mosaic map of the region and Mount Nebo, from where Moses first viewed the Holy Land. There will also be the opportunity to visit the 12th-century crusader castle of Shobak. Stay 3 nights at the Mövenpick Resort Petra (in a junior suite), situated at the entrance to the site. (B, D)Day 4: Petra
Take a guided tour of the archaeological site of Petra. The impressive rock-cut facade of the Treasury is the highlight of this rose-red city, rediscovered by JL Burckhardt in 1812. (B, D)Day 5: Petra
Day at leisure to explore Petra further. Optional evening visit to Petra by candlelight. (B, D)Day 6: Little Petra • Wadi Rum
Morning visit to Al Beidha, or ‘Little Petra’, before driving to Wadi Rum for a 4×4 excursion into the desert. Overnight at the Bespoke Hideaways Bedu Camp. Enjoy stargazing as the sun sets and the sky turns ink black. (B, D)Day 7: Dead Sea
Transfer to the Dead Sea. Stay 2 nights at the Kempinski Ishtar Hotel. (B)Day 8: Dead Sea
Day at leisure. Enjoy the hotel’s facilities or take an optional excursion to the baptism site of Jesus in Bethany, on the banks of the River Jordan. (B)Day 9: Fly to London
Transfer to the airport and fly from Amman to London. (B)Meal basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Accessibility:
This tour involves walking over rough terrain. At Petra, visiting the monastery and the High Place of Sacrifice requires a steep climb. Please note, Petra by candlelight is only available on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.Luxury tour
Featuring some of the most luxurious accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are based on the standard category, unless indicated otherwise.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.
The 15-storey Four Seasons Hotel Amman is set atop the highest of Amman's seven hills, 5 minutes from from the Sweifiyah financial district and shopping area. Furnished in a distinctive Four Seasons style, all guest of the large guest rooms offer stunning city views. The Seasons restaurant overlooks a landscaped summer dining terrace with the feel of a hidden garden. Its open kitchen offers a sumptuous buffet, featuring Arabic and eastern Mediterranean specialties. Meals can be taken outside from May to September. Features: 192 rooms & suites, restaurant, bar, health spa, fitness suite, indoor and outdoor swimming pools. Room amenities: Satellite television, CD & DVD player, minibar, safe, hairdryer, Wi-Fi.
The Movenpick Resort is located just outside the entrance to the site of Petra, nestled amongst the amber-hued sands and rocky outcrops. The resort features a combination of natural stone, handcrafted wood and Middle Eastern fabrics and textures with an oriental flair. The Movenpick's Classic guestrooms overlook the courtyard, while Superior guestrooms have a balcony with mountain views. There are several food and beverage outlets including Mediterranean cuisine, a tea room, roof garden and an ice-cream counter. The hotel's outdoor swimming pool is closed annually during the winter season, October to mid-May. Features: 183 rooms & suites, 7 food and beverage outlets, wellness centre, outdoor seasonal swimming pool, steam bath and gym. Room amenities: Air conditioning, satellite television, tea & coffee facilities, minibar, safe, hairdryer, Wi-Fi.
The Kempinski Ishtar, opened in 2006, is the latest and most luxurious of the Dead Sea hotels. Set amidst beautiful gardens, the guest rooms and the swimming pools are located on meandering terraces dotted with lagoons and waterfalls. The hotel has several restaurants offering al-fresco dining, the largest private beach in Jordan and a gym with boutique spa. To avoid disappointment we strongly recommend pre-booking your spa treatments at the reception desk on arrival at the hotel or with your consultant prior to departure.
Bespoke Hideaways offers eco-friendly, luxurious accommodation and an authentic experience. Situated in a scenic viewpoint in Wadi Rum, the bespoke camp is run by local Bedouins. The small camp has just six tented suites, all with en suite bathrooms and full amenities.There is a central tent, furnished with comfortable low Bedouin style seating on a wooden surface and is used as the main dining area, as well as for evening gatherings.Solar power is the main source of power to the camp, making it the first camp in Jordan that fully conserves nature and the environment. Ambient oil lanterns and candles are also available to enhance the atmosphere. Water is transported from a borehole making it safe and reliable. Bottled water is provided for guests throughout their stay.Each tented suite is tastefully decorated to blend in with the local surroundings and is identical in size, and style. They are positioned in a way ...
Low season from £3395 per person
High season from £3695 per person
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*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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