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Fly from London to Amman and transfer to The Boulevard Arjaan by Rotana for an overnight stay. (N)Day 2: Amman • Petra
Morning tour of Amman, visiting the citadel and the Jordan Museum, which contains a copper version of the Dead Sea Scrolls. This afternoon, travel to Petra via the Dead Sea, where you will have the chance to float in the mineral-rich waters. Stay at the Mövenpick Resort Petra for 2 nights. (B)Day 3: Petra
Full-day tour of the ‘lost city of Petra’, featured in the film Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. The impressive rose-red city was rediscovered by JL Burckhardt in 1812. (B, D)Day 4: Wadi Rum • Amman
Drive to Wadi Rum for a 4×4 excursion through the spectacular white and pink coloured sands. Enjoy lunch with local Bedouins before continuing to Amman. Stay at The Boulevard Arjaan by Rotana for 2 nights. (B, L)Day 5: Jerash • Madaba • Mount Nebo
This morning visit the Roman ruins at Jerash. Drive to Madaba to see its Byzantine mosaic map of the region, followed by Mount Nebo, from where Moses first viewed the Holy Land. Optional cooking experience at Beit Sitti. (B)Day 6: Amman
Transfer to Amman airport and fly home. (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.Superior tour
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel
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The Boulevard Arjaan by Rotana is conveniently located in the new downtown area of Amman, with the Temple of Hercules and the Roman Corinthian columns just a few kilometres away. The property offers a range of luxurious accommodation from studio apartments to four-bedroom penthouses. The hotel has a contemporary Italian restaurant with an outdoor terrace.Features: 391 apartments, 2 restaurants, 2 rooftop pools, gym, Wi-Fi.<br>Room amenities: Television, safe, bathrobes, hairdryer, kitchenette, tea & coffee facilities.
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.
Low season from £1845 per person
High season from £1995 per person
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Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.
*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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