Classic Jordan Culture and Heritage

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  • 7 Days 6 Nights
  • Private Tour
  • Partially Guided
  • Year-round
  • Breakfast and dinner

About

Embark on the “Classic Jordan Culture and Heritage” tour for a captivating journey through Jordan’s historical grandeur and natural splendor. From Amman’s ancient citadel to Madaba’s mosaic artistry and the Dead Sea’s unique buoyancy, this tour offers a rich tapestry of experiences. Traverse Al Mujib Canyon’s majestic gorges, marvel at Al Karak Castle’s medieval history, and unwind in Dana Village’s eco-retreats. Petra’s archaeological treasures, Aqaba’s marine adventures, and Wadi Rum’s desert landscapes await, culminating in visits to Um Qais and Ajloun Castle’s Islamic marvels.

Price Includes

  • Free of Charge Tourist Visa to Jordan
  • Full Assistance with Airport Immigration
  • All Transportations (Pick-Ups & Drop off)
  • Modern vehicle for above itinerary
  • English speaking driver (Provides full assistance and general information outside the sites since he is not a guide)
  • Hotel Accommodations
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Daily dinner/Vegetarian food upon request
  • Guided Tour in Petra
  • Lunch in Petra
  • 2-Hour Jeep tour in Wadi Rum
  • Free mineral water during the transfers

Price Excludes

  • Airfare From/To Your Country
  • Personal travel insurance & expenses
  • Entrance fees for tourist’s sites
  • Optional activities in Wadi Rum like (Camel Ride, Stargazing, & Hot Air balloon)
  • Water activities in Aqaba like diving, snorkeling, or yacht ride (with lunch)
  • Tips for Guide & Driver
  • Any not mentioned under included

Itinerary

Day 1Queen Alia Airport – Amman

  • Upon Arrival, you will be greeted at Queen Alia Airport.
  • Your driver will directly transfer you to your hotel in Amman to rest before your Classic Jordan Culture and Heritage tour begins tomorrow (Overnight Amman).

Day 2Amman City Tour – Madaba – Mt. Nebo – Dead Sea

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel in Amman.
  • You will start your day by exploring Amman Citadel, which is located on a mountain in central Amman, where you can enjoy a magical view of the city, you will be able to discover Jordan’s capital and walk through the footsteps of several civilizations. Each one leaving behind ancient ruins, the city is a lively combination of ancient and modern, with breath-taking views and the best places to stuff yourself with savory falafel, shop for souvenirs in the winding souks known as “Al- Balad” by the locals. As well as having the chance to visit the Roman’s impressive monument.
  • Your day will continue with a drive until we reach Madaba: a city known for the mosaic map of the Holy Land, which dates back to the 6th century, preserved in the Greek Orthodox Church of St. George.
  • Then, we will be heading towards your next stop, Mount Nebo, here you will ponder over the stunning views of the Jordan Valley, the hills of Jerusalem and the Dead Sea.
  • Your day will continue drive towards the lowest point on earth: where you will enjoy the panoramic view over the Dead Sea, Jerusalem and Hebron.
  • You will have the rest of the day to relax and unwind, enjoy just floating, or pampering yourself with the Dead Sea Mud.
  • Then to your accommodation where you will enjoy dinner at your hotel in Dead Sea. (Overnight Dead Sea)

Day 3 Dead Sea – Almujeb (Canyon) – Alkarak – Dana Village – Petra

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel in Dead Sea.
  • Then, we will be heading towards Wadi al mujeb: here you can ponder the stunning views of the canyon, there are a number of hiking trails across the reserve: can be accomplished with or without a guide and they range in length and difficulty. (Optional).
  • Later our stop will be at Al-Karak, a city known for the Kerak Castle (aka Crusader castle). Which is one of the three largest castles in the region (the other two are in Syria). This monument was built by the Crusaders around 1133 and was always valued for having such a strategic positioning. You will understand why that is when you check out the view you’ll have from up there!
  • After that, we’re going to explore Dana Village shortly, the site offers a magnificent view point as well as the existence of unique species living in there.
  • Heading to the grand area of Petra, where you might attend Petra’s night show (available Monday, Wednesday & Thursday around 8:30 pm): a fascinating experience to be had. (Optional)
  • Then to your accommodation where you will enjoy dinner at your hotel in Petra. (Overnight Petra)

Day 4Explore Petra – Lunch in Petra – Aqaba

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel in Petra.
  • Your day will start by adventuring through the Petra Seeq (canyon), either on foot or if you choose to travel back in time, on a short horseback journey leading to “Al Khazneh”, known as one of the “Seven Wonders of the World”. Just imagine that the Arab Nabateans, more than 2000 years ago.
  • Enjoy your lunch at Petra.
  • Next step is heading towards the only coastal city in Jordan “Aqaba”. Here you can just relax on the beach, use the swimming pools and have some good time.
  • Your dinner and accommodation will be at your hotel in Aqaba (Overnight in Aqaba).

Day 5Aqaba – Wadi Rum – Amman

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel in Aqaba.
  • Afterwards, you will be heading towards “The Valley of the Moon” Wadi Rum: One of the most picturesque deserts in the world, renowned as a filming location, in movies such as “Lawrence of Arabia”, “Transformers”, “The Martian”, “Rouge One”, “Aladdin”, “Dune” etc.
  • Here, your adventure will also include a 2-hour Jeep Safari, enjoying the naturally multi-colored canyons, Lawrence of Arabia’s house, the Sandstone Mountains and the dunes of Wadi Rum.
  • Experience life of an Arab Bedouin, by riding the desert camel and discovering magical, breath-taking landscapes. (Optional)
  • The sunset over Wadi Rum is beautiful and serene. The slanting rays of the setting sun give a warm orange tinge to the sky over the beautiful desert.
  • You will be able to relax for a few hours stargazing: this is a magical way to bring science alive and experience the beauty of our natural world during the dark of night. (Optional)
  • At the end of the day you will be transferred to your hotel in Amman, where your dinner and accommodation (Overnight Amman).

Day 6Amman – Um Qais – Ajloun Castle – Jerash

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel in Amman
  • After 1-hour drive, we’ll reach Gadara is known today as Umm Qays, located on a splendid hilltop overlooking the Jordan Valley and the Sea of Galilee, and boasts an impressive colonnaded street, a vaulted terrace, and the ruins of two theatres overlooking a breathtaking view.
  • Next, you will be heading towards Ajloun, where you will visit Ajloun citadel: a 12th century Muslim Castle, which is situated atop the mountain.
  • Then, exploring the ancient city of Jerash: a site filled with monuments like the “Hippodrome” which was once a bustling spectacular arena for chariot races. The oval forum and cardo that is known as the “colonnaded street”. The sanctuary of Zeus and many more.
  • Back to your accommodation at your hotel in Amman, where you will enjoy dinner (Overnight Amman).

Day 7Amman – Queen Alia Airport

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel in Amman.
  • Depending on your flight time, we will transfer you few hours earlier from your hotel to the Airport for your departure.
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What to Expect

Embark on a seven-day odyssey through Jordan’s timeless wonders. From Amman’s historical landmarks to the mosaic art of Madaba and the buoyant waters of the Dead Sea, each day in “Classic Jordan Culture and Heritage” tour unfolds new marvels. Traverse the majestic Al Mujib Canyon, stand atop the storied Al Karak Castle, and wander through Dana Village’s natural splendor. Petra’s ancient glory awaits, followed by seaside relaxation in Aqaba and a desert safari in Wadi Rum. Conclude with the panoramic views from Um Qais and the medieval fortifications of Ajloun Castle, before your journey comes full circle back in Amman.

  • Explore Petra’s archaeological marvels
  • Ride through Wadi Rum’s landscapes
  • Float in the Dead Sea
  • Discover the mosaic beauty of Madaba
  • Ascend Mount Nebo
  • Swim in the Red Sea
  • Venture into the 600-year-old village of Dana
  • Walk through Wadi Al Mujib, one of the most beautiful Wadis in Jordan
  • Visit the ancient cities of Um Qais, Ajloun and Jerash
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