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Half term and Easter school holiday dates tend to fill up early on this tour.
Private or Escorted group tour
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.
Day 1: Fly to Amman: Fly from London to Amman. Transfer to the Boulevard Arjaan by Rotana for 2 nights. (N)
Day 2: Amman / Jerash: Morning tour of Amman, visiting the citadel with panoramic views of the whole city and the Jordan Museum (2017 dates) or the Roman theatre in downtown Amman (2018 dates) . Afternoon tour of Jerash (B,L,D)
Day 3: To Petra via Madaba, Mount Nebo & crusader castles: 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 12th-century crusader castle of Shobak. Continue to Petra and stay 3 nights at the Movenpick Petra (located opposite the entrance to the Lost City of Petra ease of access). (B, L, D)
Day 4: Petra: Take a guided tour of Petra, the rose-red city rediscovered by JL Burckhardt in 1812. (B, D)
Day 5: Petra: Return to the main site for more exploration with your guide. Optional evening visit to Petra by candlelight. (B, D)
Day 6: Little Petra / Wadi Rum / Dead Sea: Morning visit to Al Beidha, or ‘Little Petra’, before driving to Wadi Rum for a 4×4 excursion into the desert. Afternoon transfer to the Dead Sea. Stay 2 nights at the Movenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea. (B)
Day 7: The Dead Sea Day at leisure. Optional morning excursion to the baptism site of Jesus in Bethany, on the banks of the River Jordan. (B)
Day 8: Fly to London Fly from Amman to London with Royal Jordanian Airlines. (B)
Departure dates and costs per person
27th May 2018- £1,645
9th September 2018- £1,695
16th September 2018- £1,695
30th September 2018- £1,645
7th October 2018- £1,645
21st October 2018- £1,645
28th October 2018 – £1646
4th November 2018- £1,495
A single person supplement is available from £425
Group tour manager: This tour is fully escorted throughout by a local tour manager from arrival in Amman.
Meal basis: As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Accessibility: This tour involves walking over rough terrain. At Petra, visiting the monastery and the High Place of Sacrifice requires a steep climb.
Extensions: Pre- and post-tour extensions are available in Amman and the Dead Sea, and include 2 nights’ accommodation with arrival or departure transfers. Alternative post-tour extensions are also available for Wadi Rum, Aqaba and Jerusalem. Please speak to us for further details.
Private & tailor-made travel: This itinerary can be taken privately, for which guideline prices are shown. Alternatively, it can be tailored to your exact requirements. Please call us on 01543 258631 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.