Highlights of Jordan
A life changing historical tour in which you will begin by visiting the Roman Ruins of Jerash, presenting scenic views of 2,000 year-old structures and grand avenues. Continue to the ancient village of Madaba, noted for its 6th-century mosaic map of the Holy Land, before arriving at Mount Nebo, a holy summit with outstanding views. Finish with a stroll through one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Petra. A stunningly historical city sculpted on the rocks by the Nebauteus.
Queen Alia International Airport – Amman
Meet and assist at Queen Alia Airport, our representative to assist clients through formalities and luggage collection, transfer to your hotel in Amman hotel for overnight.
Amman – Jerash – Umm Qays – Amman
- Breakfast, drive to Jerash, the "Pompeii of the East" which is perhaps, the best preserved of the provincial Roman towns. Around its colonnaded main street, see the Cardo, South Theatre, Temple of Zeus, Hadrian's Arch, the Artemis Temple and the Nymphaeum. The city's 14 churches date from Byzantine time and are filled with fine mosaics then then drive to Umm Qays visit this Greco-Roman town, also mentioned in the Bible, snugly located in a hillside of northern Jordan, and marvel at the sweeping view of Lake Tiberias and the Golan Heights from atop this Decapolis. Kindle that transcendental feeling, as you walk through the path of ancient flourishing telling the story of the many travelers who entered its ancient gates; from the Macedonians, who first established their acropolis, to the Romans, Byzantines, Umayyads and Ottomans then transfer then back to Amman hotel for dinner & overnight.
Amman – Madaba – Mt. Nebo – Dead Sea - Petra
- Breakfast, Drive to Madaba, home to some of the finest Byzantine mosaics in the world. View the 6th century mosaic Map of Jerusalem, possibly the oldest map of the Holy City in existence. Continue to Mount Nebo, highest point in the Moabite mountain range, offering a remarkable view of the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea and the spires of Jerusalem. Tradition holds that Moses viewed "the Promised Land" from this peak then drive to Dead sea for swimming and lunch then continue to Petra for dinner and overnight.
Petra – Petra Visit – Amman
- Breakfast, enjoy visit the red rose city Petra, the biggest attraction of Jordan. Petra was first established around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabatean Arabs, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and founded a commercial empire, you can start the trip on horseback or by foot to the canyon, the so called Siq, and then walk to the most beautiful monument: the Treasury, from here we explore the city to see the Street of Facades, the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh's Castle, then back to Amman hotel for dinner and overnight.
Amman – Queen Alia International Airport
- Breakfast, transfer to Queen Alia International Airport for departure.