Start you day by having a traditional breakfast out of the hotel; begin your tour by visiting the Citadel and the Roman Theater. Then proceed for a walking tour in Rainbow Street in Jabal Amman 1st Circle. When Amman was a small town this gentle neighborhood was the preserve of the elite. The streets are lined with many fine old villas dating from the 1920s and 1930s. Continue to Al Weibdeh for a walking tour to visit the main highlights and several local Arab art galleries (optional): Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts, Makan Arts Space, Darat Al Funun, and Dar El Anda. Continue to the National Museum Park and the Paris Circle. Lunch at Amman local restaurant to taste the Jordanian Cuisine. Continue to Ajloun Lodge. Dinner and overnight.
After breakfast depart to visit the Medieval Castle of Ajlun built by the Muslims during the 12th Century in the time of Saladin for defensive purposes during the crusaders. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and green north fields from its unique towers. There are two theories for the name of Ajlun either (iron) as there was iron material in the area or because it was built on top of a monastery after the priest name. Continue to visit Jerash, The most complete and well preserved city of the Roman Empire. This is one of the Decapolis cities to the north of Amman. During the Roman Empire it was often called “Pompoeii of the East”, which indicates the great example of Roman urbanization. A journey through time walking its streets, theaters, temples and places among the great colonnade, the Arc de Triumph, the Oval Plaza and the temples of Zeus and Artemis. Proceed to Petra via Wadi Moujib to Petra for dinner and overnight.
After breakfast, depart to visit the Nabatean Red Rose City of Petra, which is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. A city carved in stone more than 2000 years ago to dominate the trade routes of ancient Arabia. First, you will walk the “siq”, a narrow path of 1.2 kilometers, which is the main entrance to the city. At the end, you will see the treasury "Khazneh" - which was believed to hold countless treasures. The first view of the "Khazneh" is breath-taking. Other monuments you will visit are the Theatre, and the Royal Tombs. Proceed to Petra Kitchen (Live Cooking). Overnight hotel.
After breakfast meet the Bedouins and depart to visit Wadi Rum, called the valley of moon where the movie Lawrence of Arabia was filmed for a classic 2 hours visit of Wadi Rum in a 4x4 local jeeps. Wadi Rum is a uniquely shaped massive mountain that rose amongst the rosy red sand of the desert with towering cliffs of various brownish, reddish, and golden colors. Dinner and overnight at Wadi Rum camp.
After breakfast depart to to Mount Nebo, known as the tomb of Moses, from whose summit a magnificent view of the Jordan Valley. Continue to Madaba the "City of Mosaics" where you will visit the church ofSaint George which houses the map of the Holy Land made in 571 D. C. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Transportation according number of participants with English Speaking Driver
Local English Speaking Guide for classic visits of Jerash, Madaba Saint George Church, Mount Nebo, and Petra. More than 6 clients accompanied English Speaking Guide or preferred language guide included for the days of visit
One night accommodation in Amman, one night accommodation in Wadi Rum Camp, in Dead Sea, in Feynan Lodge, one night stay in Dana Camp,in Ajloun Forest Lodge, and one night accommodation in Madaba on HB basis breakfast and dinner. Two nights’ in Petra hotel first night BB and second night HB Basis. Meals as per itinerary (B = Breakfast, D = Dinner) - Standard room
Lunch on Day 2
Dinner outside the hotel in Petra on Day 4
Meeting with the Bedouins for 1 hour with tea on Day 4 (Not Available during Ramadan)
Admission to sights as per itinerary
One pax free in double room for minimum 15 paying clients
Not included in price:
Lunches on all days except Day 2
All type of beverages and water
Tips and portages
Towels in the Dead Sea
Visa (40 JOD approximately 60.00 USD per person) and Exit Fees (20 JOD approximately 30.00 USD per person, usually already added on the ticket price
If there is entrance fees to Art Galleries (Approximately 7 USD Per person)
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