Featuring magnificent world heritage sites such as Petra, the new 7th world wonder, the desert of Wadi Rum and amazing Roman cities such as Jerash, Jordan has a lot to offer to its visitors. Discover in our 8days/7nights Jordan Classic Tour the treasure of Middle East, from only €1479pps.
Arrival to Amman (B)
Upon arrival, our Jordan representative will meet you at Queen Alia International Airport. Transfer to hotel in Amman. Overnight at hotel.
Amman/ Um Qais/ Ajlun/ Jerash/ Amman (B)
Breakfast. Depart Amman to visit Um Qais, a city rich with basalt ruins and overlooking the Jordan Valley, Golan Heights and Lake Tiberius (the Sea of Galilee). Continue to visit the village of Ajlun with its fortress and magnificent view into the Jordan Valley. Proceed to visit Jerash, one of the most preserved Greco-Roman cities in the Middle East. Return to Amman. Overnight at hotel
Amman City Tour/ Dead Sea (B)
Breakfast. Departure to visit the ruins of the Amman Roman theatre, the Citadel and the Umayyad Palace.The tour includes visits to the Archaeological and Folklore Museums. Free time for walking/shopping in the old down town area of the city. Transfer to Dead Sea, the lowest point on the surface of the earth for a swim in its warm salty waters. Free time at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Dead Sea/ Madaba/ Mt.Nebo/ Wadi Mujib/ Kerak/ Petra (B)
Breakfast. Morning departure south through the king’s way, an ancient route that still has marks left from traders, armies and pilgrims who crossed it centuries ago. Visit the Christian Town of Madaba “The City of Mosaics”. You will be visiting the St. George church with its mosaic map of the Holy Land from Byzantine times, and the Archaeological Park, which houses the remains of several Byzantine churches, including the amazing mosaics of the Church of the Virgin. The park complex includes a school for the restoration and conservation of ancient mosaics, and take a detour to Mount Nebo, the site of the endearing monastery. Proceed to Kerak through Wadi Mujib, a deep valley holding one of Jordan’s most breathtaking views. Visit the Kerak castle with its diverse history dated from the Byzantine to the Mamluk period. Continue to Petra. Overnight at hotel
Breakfast. The visit of the ancient Nabatean Capital starts on horseback, followed by a walk through the Siq, a long narrow fissure between two overhanging cliffs. The tour then proceeds to gradually unfold the mysteries of the Red Rose City. Overnight at hotel.
Petra/ Beida/ Wadi Rum/ Aqaba (B)
After breakfast proceed to Beida, also known as little Petra and the place where the Nabateans used to entertain their guests. Continue south to the enchanting desert of Wadi Rum, Jordan’s largest desert and one of the most spectacular desert landscapes in the world. Jeep Tour inside the Wadi. Watch the most beautiful view while drinking a cup of traditional Bedouin tea and transfer to the Gulf city of Aqaba. Overnight at hotel
Breakfast. Free day at leisure in Aqaba. Those interested in Scuba Diving or snorkeling can enjoy the sport at one of the world’s most conserved coral reefs. Overnight at hotel
Departure Aqaba Airport (B)
Breakfast. Transfer to Aqaba airport assistance with formalties and Departure.
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Currency: Jordanian Dinar (JOD)
Vaccinations: No compulsory. Please check with your GP.
Visa: A visa is required for Irish passport holder to enter into Jordan. This is not included in the price but can be easily purchased on arrival for 40JOD. Possibility to receive a visa free of charge if traveling in a group of at least 5PAX (term & conditions apply).
Please note that according to Jordanian regulations, travellers should hold a passport with a validity of at least 6 months in order to enter Jordan.
Best time to Travel: For a small country, Jordan has an extraordinary range of climates. The best time to visit climate-wise is in spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November), when the daytime temperatures aren’t too extreme. April is probably the best month, when temperatures are warm and wildflowers are in bloom.
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