Take a 4 day tour of Jordan to visit the most important sites: Petra, Wadi Rum, Jerash, Madaba and the Dead Sea. Tour the ancient structures, walk through the excavations, feel the history, and enjoy the views. Take a jeep ride in the desert, tour Petra and Jerash, the 2 main tourist sites in all of Jordan. Take a stroll through Madaba to see the beautiful mosaics.
DAY 1: JERASH VISIT, AMMAN
Pick up from your hotel in Tel Aviv/Jerusalem and drive to Allenby border, finalize your visa procedures. or Amman, We head to visit the ancient Roman city of Jerash, including the paved and colonnaded streets, soaring hilltop temples, theatres, spacious public squares and plazas, baths, fountains and city walls.
Overnight stay in Amman (BB)
DAY 2: AMMAN, MADABA, NEBO, DEAD SEA FREE NOON, PETRA
After breakfast, proceed to Madaba; a city best known for the famous 6th century Mosaic map of Jerusalem & Holy Land and for its spectacular Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics and visit of St. Georges church. Later on we head to Mt. Nebo a city mentioned in the bible as the place where Moses was granted a view of the Promised Land that he would never enter, continue to the Dead Sea for swim and then head south to Petra.
Overnight stay in Petra (BB)
DAy 3: PETRA VISIT, WADI RUM
After breakfast, we head to visit the Nabatean Red Rose city of Petra, one of the 7 world wonders and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Enter the city through 1KM long narrow gorge which is flanked either side by 80m high cliffs! Notice the dazzling colors and formations of the rocks. The site is massive, and contains hundreds of elaborated rock-cut tombs, a treasury, Roman-style theatres, temples, sacrificial altars and colonnaded streets, after 3 to 4 hours of walking and learning we will have our lunch at a local restaurant, we proceed to Wadi Rum.
Overnight stay in Wadi Rum (HB)
DAY 4: DEPARTURE WADI RUM JEEP, ARAVA
After breakfast, we head further down in southern Jordan to visit other significant sites including Wadi Rum. Explore Wadi Rum on a 1.30 hour jeep ride into the Jordanian desert! Wadi Rum was best described by T.E. Lawrence as “Vast, echoing and god-like”, and by the locals as “Valley of the Moon”. In the evening, we drive to Arava for departure to your final destination.
Note: If you would like a flight back to Tel Aviv, there is an option to order the flight with the tour. There is also the option to stay the night in Eilat.