Highlights & Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Sheikh Hussein Border / Jerash / Ajloun Castle / Amman Hotel
10:00am our driver meets you outside the checkpoint gate.
Drive to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. Visit the spectacular forum, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum and the Temple of Artemis. Then visit the castle in Ajloun. 1.5 hours transfer to Amman, check in your hotel.
Day 2: Amman City / Salt City / Amman Hotel
In Amman the historical places are located in downtown, where we visit the Citadel with remains from the Roman to the early Islamic period. Then we have a round in the Archaeological Museum. Not far away we find the Roman Theatre. In the heart of downtown we see the markets (Souq). Not far away is Jabal Amman with its distinctive early 20th century architecture.
Then to the town Salt. Here you walk along Hammam Street to see the highlights of the 19th century architecture of this period, houses with long-arched windows in picturesque narrow streets. Overnight Amman hotel.
Day 3: Amman Hotel / Mt Nebo / Madaba / Dana Village View / Petra Hotel
Drive to Mt. Nebo, the place where Prophet Moses gazed at the Promised Land before he died. Short ride to Madaba, where to find the famous mosaic 6th century map of Palestine in St. George’s church. More mosaic art you see in the Archaeological Park. Driving along the famous ancient caravan route the King's Way, we have a short stop in Wadi Al-Mujib, a great wide valley . Stop for panorama view Dana village. Continue to Petra hotel, check in, overnight.
| Meals: Breakfast
Day 4: Petra visit / Arava Border
After breakfast to the red rose city Petra, the biggest attraction of Jordan. Petra was first established around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabataean Arabs, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and laid the foundation of a commercial empire that extended into Syria. With the guide pass the canyon, the so called Siq, to see the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Continue via the Street of Facades to the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh's Castle. The guide says farewell to you at the restaurant area; free time to explore Petra on your own (for instance climb the 800 stairs to the Monastery El Deir).
2 hours transfer to Arava Border, closing at 20:00.
Flexibility: contact us to modify the itinerary