After breakfast, this morning, tour the city of Amman, known as Rabbath Ammon and Philadelphia in Biblical times. See the remains of the Roman Theatre, the Archeological Museum and the Citadel containing the remains of the massive Temple of Hercules then Drive to Madaba, home to some of the finest Byzantine mosaics in the world. View the 6th century mosaic Map of Jerusalem, possibly the oldest map of the Holy City in existence. Continue to Mount Nebo, highest point in the Moabite mountain range, offering a remarkable view of the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea and the spires of Jerusalem. Tradition holds that Moses viewed “the Promised Land” from this peak. Then continue to Petra Hotel. Overnight Petra. (B,D)
After breakfast, An extraordinary day! This morning, your will take you on a tour into the breathtaking “rose-red” city (by horseback and foot) which begins at the “Siq,” a winding canyon road. At the end of the passage you’ll see Petra’s most beautiful monument – the Treasury – carved out of the solid rock from the side of the mountain. Beyond the Treasury, you’ll discover soaring temples, elaborate royal tombs, a theatre, burial chambers and water channels. Overnight in Petra. (B,D)
After breakfast, drive to Little Petra, in ancient times the suburb of Petra and have a short walk in this bizarre landscape, which has been settled since 9000 BC then Drive southwards this morning to Wadi Rum, a moonscape terrain of ancient river beds, wind-sculpted mountains, vast desert vistas and smooth, pastel-colored sands. You will meet long skirted legionnaires offering cardamom-spiced coffee at the “Beau Geste” outpost. Enjoy with 02 hours jeep tour at this oasis home to the film “Lawrence of Arabia.” A truly “out of this world” experience! Then drive to Amman hotel. Overnight Amman. (B,D)
- Tours can be a combination of different regular tours and therefore coach changes may be required. Some tours do not operate during special event periods.
- Wadi Rum Jeep tour may not be suitable for persons of particular ages or those with medical conditions.
- Some tours do not operate during special event periods.