DAY 1 - SUNDAY: COUNTRY OF DESTINATION – ARRIVE AMMAN QAIA
Arrival Queen Alia International Airport- Meet and assist with visa formalities. Exit to the hall – Transfer to Amman. Overnight.
DAY 2 - MONDAY: AMMAN - AJLOUN – JERASH - AMMAN
Breakfast – depart to Ajloun, the Islamic castle Ajloun stands on top of the 1123 meter high Jabel Auf and is embedded in a nice environment. It was built on 1185 by a general of the famous sultan Salah ad-Din to protect the country against the Crusader attacks and to secure the pilgrim routes & re-built on XIII century after Mongol destruction, continue driving the one of Decapolis City, Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the Middle East. Only 50 km north of Amman. It was initially built by Alexander the Great in 332 BC and started to prosper after the Roman conquest in 63 BC. The Artemis Temple, the theatres, the Colonnaded Street and many other ancient buildings give you the feeling of the great civilization and the history of the region. Finalizing the visit, return back to Amman. Overnight.
DAY 3 - TUESDAY: AMMAN CITY TOUR – MADABA – MOUNT NEBO – DEAD SEA – PETRA
Breakfast – running the panoramic view of Amman, capital of Jordan, passing by the Main Streets and avenues. Continue drive to Madaba, well known for its Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics. Popular is especially the 6th century mosaic map of Palestine in the floor of the orthodox St. George’s Church. Continue to Mount Nebo, not far from Madaba Mt. Nebo where Prophet Moses overlooked the Promised Land and died. In 1933 remains of a church from the 4th century and a monastery with magnificent mosaics. From the mountain enjoy a panoramic view of the Holy Land; usually Jericho is visible and on clear days Jerusalem. Is in important place because appears to be the last place visited by Moses. Driving down the hill, to reach the Jordan Valley , is located the Dead Sea, the salt lake between Israel and Jordan is the lowest point on earth with about 400 m below sea level. The Dead Sea is mainly supplied by water from the Jordan River. It is an experience to bath without being able to sink. But the mineral-rich Dead Sea offers more; it was one of the first spas in the world. Herod the Great, king of Judaea already used it in the 1st century BC as health treatment. The water and the special conditions of the area have positive effects on dermatological and rheumatic diseases. Free time at leisure. Continue drive to lead Petra. Overnight.
DAY 4 - WEDNESDAY: PETRA
Full day to visit the Pink City, the capital of the Nabataeans. During the visit, know the most important and representative monuments carved into the rock by the Nabataeans. The Treasury, famous and internationally known monument made into a film in one of the Indiana Jones movies, the Tombs of colors, the Royal Tombs, the Monastery … Petra is one of those places in the world where you have to go at least once in the life. After the visit, return to the hotel. and overnight.
DAY 5 - THURSDAY: PETRA – Little Petra - WADI RUM – AMMAN
After breakfast drive to a nearby town in the desert, which known as the Little Petra, visit this caravanserais, continuation to Wadi Rum, after 1 hour and half driving, we arrive to Wadi Rum in Jordan’s south you find this dramatic desert landscape with its beautiful rock formations. Visitors can enjoy a Jeep tour in peculiars vehicle coaching by Beduins (6 pax per vehicle) In our tour we will visit, beautiful landscape built by the action of the erosion on the mountain’s rocky and the fine red tonalities – colored-sands. Continue drive to Amman. Overnight.
DAY 6 - FRIDAY: AMMAN- AIRPORT
After breakfast Transfer to the airport for departure.
THE PRICE INCLUDES:
Yes Accommodation at selected Hotels on HB Basis except i1st night on BB
Yes Transfers and transportation by modern car, van, mini bus, coach
Yes Entrance fees for visits indicated in the program