• Wadi Rum

Jordan Highlights Tour

Experience the best Jordan has to offer on this enchanting five-night private tour.

Immerse yourself in the lost city of Petra and the ancient roman city of Jerash. Be rejuvenated by the healing waters of the Dead Sea, the earth's lowest point, and the breath-taking Red Sea resort of Aqaba, offering some of the world's best diving and snorkelling opportunities.

Duration
6 days
Options
Private basis, Escorted
Start your journey
Amman skyline

Trip highlights

  • Visit the downtown souks of Amman's old town
  • Discover the Roman ruins in historic Jerash
  • Explore Petra by night tour
  • Go snorkelling in the Red Sea

Arrive into Amman late this evening and be greeted by your guide at the airport. Transfer to your hotel before beginning the tour tomorrow.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Standard Tour - Amman Cham or similar / Superior Tour - Amman Crowne Plaza or similar

After breakfast, tour downtown Amman and take in the historic sites of the Blue Mosque, the Amphitheatre and the Citadel. Next you will head to the ancient city of Jerash, a Roman city so well preserved and excavated that you can still walk the streets and enter the buildings used over 2000 years ago. Your day finishes with the drive down to Petra, check in to your hotel ready for a busy day tomorrow.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Standard Tour - Mövenpick Nabatean Castle or similar / Superior Tour - Mövenpick Resort Petra

Spend the full day in the rose city of Petra today. There is a lot of walking so bring the hiking boots. If your visit falls on a Monday, Wednesday or Thursday then add on the option of a Petra night tour, see the city lit by candles in literally a completely different light!

Suggested Accommodation

  • Standard Tour - Mövenpick Nabatean Castle or similar / Superior Tour - Mövenpick Resort Petra

This morning after you check out take the mountain road out of Petra and head south to Jordan's only coastal resort, Aqaba. When you arrive, enjoy a day of leisure relaxing on the golden beaches of the Red Sea. If you want to see more of Jordan's spectacular landscape take an optional excursion to Wadi Rum for a spectacular desert sunset. This protected area whose name means Valley of the Moon is not just a beautiful desertscape but it was also the setting of the 1962 film Lawrence of Arabia.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Standard Tour - Beau Rivage Resort or similar / Superior Tour - Intercontinental Aqaba or similar

Head back north today to the baptismal site of Jesus Christ in Bethany. Tour the site before heading to your hotel at the Dead Sea. Be sure to try one of the signature spa treatments available here and experience the surreal feeling of floating in the world's deepest hypersaline lake.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Standard Tour - Warwick Winter Valley or similar / Superior Tour - Crowne Plaza Resort or similar

Check out this morning and either head to the airport for your onward flight or extend your stay at the Dead Sea

Included

  • Accommodation as detailed in twin or double bed with private facilities (alternative but similar hotels may be used at certain times of the year)
  • Meals included as stated
  • Meet and assist on arrival and departure
  • Air-conditioned private transport
  • Services of an English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees as appropriate

Not included

  • Departure taxes
  • Optional excursions
  • Tips for the guide/driver