Highlights & Tour Itinerary
Private Tour Jesus Baptism Site, Mount Nebo, Madaba from Amman
- Visit the Baptism Site of Jesus Christ.
- Enjoy a private tour.
- Panoramic view from Mt Nebo.
- Pickup and drop off hotel lobby or residence in Amman.
08:00 pick up from hotel lobby or any other location in Amman. The driver has a sign in your name and we will send you his contact details one day before tour start. You will be driven about 40 minutes in your new, air-conditioned vehicle to the Jordan Valley.
08:40 first stop of the day is at the Baptism Site located on the east bank of the Jordan River. The spot is recognized as the place where John the Baptist preached and baptized Jesus. You board with other visitors a shuttle bus and walk about 15 minutes to the Jordan River. Nowadays it is just a decent stream. Another attraction is the Church of John the Baptist.
10:30 drive to Mt. Nebo, 817 meters above sea level. This is the place where Prophet Moses gazed the Holy Land before he died. You see the remains of an early Christian church and view the surrounding area. Short ride to Madaba. Visit St George Church where you'll see the famous mosaic 6th century map of Palestine. Time at Madaba Archaeologicak Park with more mosaic art. Free time in the town if you like.
About 13:00 return to hotel in Amman.
Tour Availability: every day
Tour Duration: approximately 6 hours
Flexibility: contact us to modify the tour