Highlights & Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Amman Airport / Amman Hotel
Meet & greet after you exit the customs, the driver has a sign in your name. 45 minutes transfer to Amman Hotel, rest of the day free.
Day 2: Amman Hotel / Jerash / Amman City Tour / Amman Hotel
After breakfast, drive to the best Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East Jerash, here you visit Oval Plaza, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum and the Temple of Artemis. Back in Amman, spreading over 20 hills, you visit Citadel where you have a panoramic view of the traditional part of the city. Then to the Roman Theatre from 2nd century and the traditional souqs in downtown. Stroll in Jabal Amman with its 19th century houses, then in Abdoun to get an idea of the modernity of the city. Transfer to hotel for overnight.
Day 3: Amman Free Day
Free time on your own. Breakfast & overnight in Amman.
Day 4: Amman Hotel / Madaba / Mt Nebo / King’s Way / Kerak Castle / Petra Hotel
After breakfast, drive to St George Church in Madaba, where you'll see the famous mosaic 6th century map of Palestine. Short transfer to Mt. Nebo,the place where Prophet Moses gazed at the Promised Land before he died. Driving along the famous ancient caravan route the King's Way, we have a short stop in Wadi Al-Mujib, a great wide valley with magnificent geological formation. In Karak visit the famous Crusader castle built by King Baldwin I of Jerusalem. Continue to Petra hotel, check in and overnight.
Day 5: Petra Tour / Petra Hotel
After breakfast, begin your tour to Petra. With your local guide pass the canyon, to see the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Proceed through the Street of Facades to the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh's Castle. The guide says farewell at the restaurant area then walk the same way back to the entrance. Overnight Petra.
Day 6: Petra Hotel / Wadi Rum Camel Trekking / Wadi Rum Camp
Drive 1.5 hrs southwards to the protected area of to Wadi Rum. In Rum village you will meet your camels and camel guide. Begin your camel trekking, visit Lawrence's Spring, where T.E. Lawrence was reputed to have washed during the Arab Revolt. Then to Wadi Um Ishrin and the famous sand dune area. Stop for tea and lunch box. After lunch and rest, continue to see the ancient Anfashiyeh inscriptions, before crossing over to Um Rashid Canyon, the pass through Lawrence's House. You trek onwards the desert camp. Dinner and overnight in a Bedouin camp.
Suggested Camp: Rum Stars Camp or similar | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Box, Dinner
Day 7: Wadi Rum jeep tour / Wadi Rum Camp
Start your 4x4 jeep tour, visit first the Nabatean Temple, where you have the opportunity to observe ancient ruins. Then to the majestic Qataar Spring, here you can easily climb a nearby rock formation, enjoy the scenery and one of the best views of the vast landscape. Next you will see one of the most interestingly-shaped rock formations in Wadi Rum, known as "The Cow Rock", and as its name suggests, it is essentially a towering statue of a cow, formed naturally by rock. Continue to the Barrah Canyon for lunch & rest. After lunch, there is an optional short trek through the canyon for about a kilometer. Drive to the base of the mountain holding the Jebel Burdah rock bridge, Um Fruth Bridge and Khazali Canyon. Next stop is to one of the most magnificent locations atop a red sand dune, here you can watch the legendary Wadi Rum sunset. Back to camp for dinner & overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Box, Dinner
Day 8: Wadi Rum Camp / Arava Border
After breakfast return to Rum Village by jeep. Transfer to Arava Border.
Tour Availability: every day
Flexibility: contact us to modify the itinerary