Jordan tour: Amman, Petra, Wadi Rum and Dead Sea
Discover Jordan with us, come and explore the ancient culture of the Middle East among Petra ruins, the archaelogical sites of Amman and Jerash, the Pompeii of the East. Let yourself be enchanted by the desert dunes of the Wadi Rum and delve into the healthy waters of the Dead Sea.Read more
Discover Jordan with us, come and explore the ancient culture of the Middle East among Petra ruins, the archaelogical sites of Amman and Jerash, the Pompeii of the East. Let yourself be enchanted by the desert dunes of the Wadi Rum and delve into the healthy waters of the Dead Sea.
It will be an unforgettable trip, in a hopsitable land always kissed by the sun.
Meet and assist at Queen Alia international airport by one of our representatives before the immigration point to get the visa, help with the luggage and match with the driver.
Transfer to the hotel in Amman for overnight.
After breakfast, you will depart for Jerash, the Pompeii of the Middle East. You'll enter Jerash through the South Monumental Gate and you'll find yourself walking in a typical Roman city. You'll see the Oval Square sorrounded by columns, you'll visit the Roman theater and the Byzantine churchers with their typical floors paved with mosaics. You'll walk along the main road of Jerash, the Thistle, and pass by the Nympheus. You can also experience the faboulous acoustics of the theater, stage of the music festival of Jerash held here every year. You'll see with your own eyes how the Romans built columns resistant to earthquakes.
The guide will then make you explore the capital and largest city of Jordan: Amman is in fact the political, cultural and commercial center of the country, besides being one of the oldest cities in the world, known as Rabbat Ammoun.
Here you can visit the Citadel, the Roman ruins, the great Roman theater situated in the most lively area of the city and finally King Abdullah's Mosque (outside). You'll then have free time to visit the Souq.
You'll then go back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Breakfast in hotel. Visit Amman, a city full of monuments such as the citadel that is located in the heart of the city.
The first glance leads to the temple of Hercules, majestic dimensions, the remains of a basilica from the byzantine era and those from the Omayyade Palace, a fantastic architectural example of the Islamic era, then we visit the Archeological Museum, full of works coming from all over the country.
After that we head from Amman for 35 km to visit Madaba, where to admire the famous mosaic of Palestine that’s kept inside st. George Orthodox Church; it is probably the most ancient map exists in the world. It has represented Palestine in details, with the villages, city and the surrounding regions starting with Jordan and ending with the delta of Nile.
Then we go to Mount Nebo 9 km, the place where Moses died after having seen the Promised Land. The mount’s height reaches 800 miters that dominates the Valley of Jordan and the Dead Sea. On the top there are the remains of the 6th century’s basilica (closed in these days for works since 8 years), and this one was built on the foundations of the ancient chapel dedicated to St. moses.
Departure to Petra – 280km. dinner and overnight in hotel.
Full day to visit the Pink City, the capital of the Nabataeans. During the visit, know the most important and representative monuments carved into the rock by the Nabataeans.
The Treasury, famous and internationally known monument made into a film in one of the Indiana Jones movies, the Tombs of colors, the Royal Tombs, the Monastery.
Petra is one of those places in the world where you have to go at least once in the life. After the visit, return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight.
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