8 Days & 7 Nights from £1,695
Explore Jordan’s magnificent cultural heritage and stunning landscapes
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This tour picks out the best of Jordan’s magnificent cultural heritage and stunning landscapes. Visit the classical city of Jerash, the biblical site of Mount Nebo and Petra, the rock-hewn city. The shifting sands of Wadi Rum and the curative waters of the Dead Sea complete your exploration.
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Fly from London (regional connections
available) to Amman with Royal Jordanian
Airlines. Transfer to the Boulevard Arjaan by
Rotana for 2 nights. (N)
Morning tour of Amman, visiting the citadel with panoramic views of the city and the
restored Roman theatre in downtown Amman.
Afternoon tour of the well-preserved Graeco-
Roman city of Jerash, hidden for centuries in
sand. (B, L, D)
Travel along the King’s Way, visiting Madaba,
home to a Byzantine mosaic map of the region;
Mount Nebo, from where Moses first viewed
the Holy Land; and the crusader castle of
Shobak. Continue to Petra. Stay 3 nights at
the Mövenpick Resort Petra, situated at the
entrance to the site. (B, L, D)
Take a guided tour of Petra, the rose-red
city rediscovered by JL Burckhardt in
1812. (B, D)
Return to the main site for more exploration
with your guide. Optional evening visit to Petra
by candlelight. (B, D)
Morning visit to Al Beidha, or ‘Little Petra’,
before driving to Wadi Rum for a 4x4 excursion
into the desert. Afternoon transfer to the Dead
Sea. Stay 2 nights at the Mövenpick Resort &
Spa Dead Sea. (B)
Day at leisure. Optional morning excursion to
the baptism site of Jesus in Bethany, on the
banks of the river Jordan. (B)
Transfer to the airport and fly from Amman to
London with Royal Jordanian Airlines. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour involves walking over rough
terrain. At Petra, visiting the monastery and the
High Place of Sacrifice requires a steep climb.
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
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