The Jordan Classic Itinerary

The Jordan Classic Itinerary

Day 1, Arrival Amman

Upon arrival, a representative from Jordan Select Tours will meet you at Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA). Transfer to hotel in Amman. Overnight.

Day 2 Amman/ Um Qais/ Ajlun/ Jerash/ Amman

Breakfast and begin your Jordan tour by departing north to visit Um Qais, a city, rich with basalt ruins and overlooking the Jordan Valley, Golan Heights and Lake Tiberius (the sea of Galilee). Proceed to visit the village of Ajlun with its fortress and magnificent view into the Jordan Valley. Continue to visit Jerash; one of the most preserved Graeco-Roman cities in the Middle East and return to Amman for the overnight.

Day 3 Amman/ City Tour/ Dead Sea

Breakfast then morning city tour of Amman to visit the ruins of the Amman amphitheatre, the citadel and the Umayyad Palace. Transfer to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on the surface of Earth, free time at leisure then overnight at the hotel.


Day 4 Dead Sea/ Madaba/ Mt. Nebo/ Wadi Mujib/ Kerak/ Petra

Breakfast then morning departure from the Dead Sea south through the king’s way, an ancient route that still has marks left from traders, armies and pilgrims who crossed it centuries ago. Visit the Christian Town of Madaba “The City of Mosaics” and take a detour to Mount Nebo, the site of the endearing monastery. Proceed to Kerak through Wadi Mujib, a deep valley holding one of Jordan’s most breathtaking views. Continue to visit the Kerak castle with its diverse history dated from the Byzantine to the Mamluk period. Depart to Petra for the overnight.

Day 5 Full day visit of Petra

Breakfast. The visit of the ancient Nabatean Capital starts on horseback, followed by a walk through the Siq, a long narrow fissure between two overhanging cliffs. The tour then proceeds to gradually unfold the mysteries of the Rose Red City with its spectacular treasury, Royal Tombs, burial chambers and high places of sacrifice. Return to hotel for the overnight.

Day 6 Petra/ Beida/ Wadi Rum/ Aqaba

After breakfast proceed to Beida, also known as little Petra. Continue south to the enchanting desert of Wadi Rum for a jeep tour inside the Wadi until sunset. Enjoy the view while drinking a cup of traditional Bedouin tea and proceed to the beautiful gulf city of Aqaba, Jordan’s only outlet to the sea. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 7 Aqaba/ Amman

Breakfast. Free day at leisure in Aqaba. Those interested in snorkelling can enjoy the sport at one of the world’s most conserved coral reefs. Late afternoon transfer back to Amman, overnight at the hotel.


Day 8 Departure

Breakfast then transfer to Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA). Assist with formalities and departure.
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