Jordanian Wonders

A 8 day trip to Jordan 
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4 Nights Amman & 2 Nights Petra

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Places Visited 

Amman, Bethany, Dead Sea, Jerash, Um Qeis, Pella, Ajloun, Madaba, Mt. Nebo, Kerak Castle, Petra, Wadi Rum

Departure Dates 

Flexible and customizable for private departures.

Detailed Itinerary 

Day 1

NEW YORK:
Depart USA for an overnight flight to Amman. Full service on board.

Day 2

AMMAN:
Arrival in Amman. A Homeric Tours representative will meet you and assist in your transfer to your hotel. (D)

Day 3

AMMAN / BETHANY / DEAD SEA / AMMAN:
After breakfast begin your visit of the ancient and modern city of Amman, originally built on seven hills. Discover the Citadel situated on one of the highest hills and have a splendid view of the old city; Temple of Hercules, Omayyad Palace, Byzantine Church and the Archaeological Museum. Drive to Bethany, the baptism site of Jesus Christ and continue to the Dead Sea before returning to the hotel in Amman. (B,D)

Day 4

AMMAN / JERASH / UM QAIS / PELLA / AJLOUN / AMMAN:
After breakfast, drive north of Amman to Jerash, a beautiful and one of the best preserved Greco-Roman cities in the world. Continue to Um Qais, to visit the ancient Greco-Roman city of Gadara, and on the Pella, whose name given by Alexander the Great, 2,400 years ago. Drive to Ajloun to visit the 12th century castle, a very important Arab castle in the battle against the Crusaders. (B,D)

Day 5

MT. NEBO / MADABA / KERAK / PETRA:
After breakfast drive to Mount Nebo, the alleged burial site of Moses, with its spectacular view of the Holy Land. Visit Madaba, home of the most famous Byzantine mosaics and continue to Kerak to visit the Crusader Castle dating back to the 12th century AD. Proceed to the ancient city of Petra. (B,D)

Day 6

PETRA:
After breakfast visit the fascinating city of Petra "The Rose City", which was built by the Nabateans 2000 years ago, who hewed their monumental tombs, palaces, temples and treasury from the desert rocks sandstone in its natural hues of rose and gold. (B,D)

Day 7

PETRA / WADI RUM / AMMAN:
After breakfast drive to the Natural Resort of Wadi Rum desert, also known as "The Valley of the Moon" for its awesome moonlike landscape. Bedouin 4 x 4 vehicles will be ready at the camp to start a 2 hour drive in the desert. Return to Amman. (B,D)

Day 8

AMMAN / NEW YORK:
After breakfast transfer to Amman Airport for your return flight home. (B)

Price

Starting Price 

$2,395
This trip is customizable for your private travel.

What's Included 

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all guided tours and activities (dependent on season)
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip
The starting price is based on travel during the low season for a minimum of two travelers staying in shared 3-star accommodations. Please inquire for a custom trip quote based on your travel preferences and travel dates.