Our highlights of Jordan holiday is the perfect introduction to Jordan taking in many of the country’s most interesting sights.
Duration: 10 nights: 2 nights Amman & 2 nights Dead Sea & 2 nights Petra & 1 night Bedouin-style camp & 2 nights in Aqaba
Day 1: Amman
Fly to Amman, open arrival into Amman, our Representative will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the Marriott Hotel for dinner and overnight in Amman.
Day 2: Amman
After breakfast, your guide will pick you up from the hotel and accompany you on a walking tour of the city. You'll explore panoramic view over the city including, the bustling souqs, the Husseini Mosque, the Roman Theatre and the citadel. Overnight at the Marriott Hotel in Amman
Day 3: Amman – Jerash - Dead Sea
On day 3 , you will be picked up from your hotel and driven north to explore (with help of a local guide), including the ruins of the Roman city of Jerash, recognised as one of the best-preserved in the world, with its spacious squares, colonnaded streets and hill-top temples, than carry on visiting the crusader castle at Ajloun before taking in the spectacular views over the valley below at Umm Qais. Carry on driving to Dead Sea, overnight at the Mövenpick Resort & Spa in Dead Sea.
Day 4: Dead Sea
Spend the day relaxing, soaking up the sun and swimming in the unique Dead Sea - it is almost impossible not to float as the saline content of the water is so high. Try a massage or spa therapy making use of the Dead Sea mud which is high in minerals and reputed to have many health benefits. overnight at the Mövenpick Resort & Spa in Dead Sea
Day 5: Dead Sea - Petra
An early star, picked up from hotel and drive to Petra. You will be driven alongside the Dead Sea for stunning views over the sea to one side and the high mountain plateaux to the other. Arrive in time for a late-afternoon visit to the ancient city itself. Nothing will prepare you for the dramatic entrance – hire a horse and carriage or walk through the narrow gorge. The sheer scale of it is breath-taking side of Petra, an unforgettable experience. Drive back to hotel for overnight at the Mövenpick Resort set opposite the site’s main entrance of Petra.
Day 6: Petra
Spend a full day exploring the city of Petra in your phase, (with help of our guide), wandering its ancient streets and exploring its temples, tombs and bath-houses. The Royal tombs and monuments carved into the rock face are astounding. Return to the hotel for a mid-day break and refreshing dip before continuing your discoveries once the crowds have left Petra in the afternoon, finally drive you back to hotel for overnight at the Mövenpick Resort in Petra.
Day 7: Petra to Wadi Rum
Today you travel from Petra to Wadi Rum, where you enjoy a jeep tour of the seven sites, before watching the sunset at your Bedouin-style camp.
Day 8: Petra to Aqaba
Travel to the coastal resort of Aqaba today. You have the rest of the day to enjoy beside the Red Sea and overnight Movenpick resort of Aqaba.
Day 9 - 10: Leisure in Aqaba
Enjoy Red Sea beach resort of Aqaba, relax on the beach, enjoy snorkelling and exploring the vibrant sea-life of the Red Sea. Or simply wonder around the town yourself, enjoy local dishes. Overnight in Movenpick resort of Aqaba
Day 11: Return to UK
Transfer to Aqaba airport for your return journey to home. (You may extend your holiday longer in Aqaba)