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Jordan Uncovered

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The one that takes you from the wonders of Petra to a night under the desert stars

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  • Duration

    6 days

  • Places

    5 places

  • Meals

    5 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 3 Dinners

  • Transport Style

    Coach

  • Group Size

    Maximum 30 people

  • Team

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Amman, Petra, Wadi Rum, Jerash, Aqaba

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About this trip

In just under a week, this adventure will take you through the ancient and modern sites of Jordan where you'll experience the incredible diversity and landscape of the Middle East. Starting in Amman you'll journey to the ancient city of Jerash and the UNESCO-World Heritage site of Petra, before spending a luxurious night under the stars in the desert of Wadi Rum and relaxing on the sweeping beaches of the Red Sea.

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Map & Itinerary

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  • End location
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  • River route
  • Plane route

Nights spent per location

  1. 1 1 night

    Amman

  2. via via

    Jerash

  3. 2 2 nights

    Petra

  4. 1 1 night

    Wadi Rum

  5. via via

    Aqaba

  6. 1 1 night

    Amman

DAY 1 - Arrive Amman

Amman

Welcome to Jordan! Bronze age ruins, a restored Roman theatre, art galleries & a Royal Automobile Museum, Jordan's capital city is a Middle Eastern metropolis of ancient and modern and the perfect place to begin our Israel & Jordan adventures. We’ll linger here for a night and enjoy an included dinner to get to know each other.

Stay

Rawa Hotel Suites (or similar)

DAY 2 - Amman to Petra via Jerash

Amman

We’ll enjoy a leisurely breakfast this morning before setting off, bound for a visit and lunch stop at the Treadright-supported Iraq Al-Amir Women's Cooperative Society on our way to the ancient Greco-Roman city of Jerash and Rose City of Petra.

Jerash

Here in Jerash, we’ll uncover the Greek & Roman influences on this holy land, as a tour of the city sees us peruse Corinthian columns and ancient ruins.

Petra

Arriving in Petra, our anticipation will be at an all-time high with the knowledge that tomorrow we’ll be visiting the UNESCO World Heritage site that this city is famed for.

Stay

Petra Panorama Hotel (or similar)

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Visit the Iraq Al-Amir Women's Cooperative Society MAKE TRAVEL MATTER

  • Tour of ancient city of Jerash

DAY 3 - Petra

Petra

Today is dedicated to uncovering the wonders of Petra - the magnificent ancient capital of the Nabatean Kingdom, where the hues of pink make us forget what era we’re in. Once we’re done taking pictures, we’ll be awed a second time as our local guide briefs us on the city’s history. Getting up close and personal with Pharaoh’s Castle, the Triumphal Arc and the Treasury, we’ll see just why this is the greatest attraction in the Middle East. After a full day of exploring, we’ll head back to our hotel for an included dinner.

Stay

Petra Panorama Hotel (or similar)

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Visit of Petra and see main monuments including Pharoah's Castle, The Triumphal Arch, the Ampitheatre and the Treasury

DAY 4 - Petra to Wadi Rum

Petra

All that cultural discovery of the past few days has us craving some chill time, and we’ll find it in Wadi Rum. We’ll leave Petra and embark on a journey through Jordan’s largest and most stunning desert.

Wadi Rum

Silent landscapes, ancient riverbeds and pastel colours will have us glued to the windows as we hop in a 4x4 for the full desert experience. Tonight, we'll be treated to a Special Stay overnight in the desert, complete with luxurious tents and dinner under the stars.

Stay

Wadi Rum El Zawaydeh Camp

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Take a 4x4 tour across the desert

DAY 5 - Wadi Rum to Amman via Aqaba

Wadi Rum

Rested and in love with the desert, we're almost ready to leave Jordan. Heading back to Amman today, we have a final night here in Jordan with a special visit to the opulent resort town of Aqaba on the way.

Aqaba

Ready for some R&R? Aqaba is all about sweeping beaches, renowned dive spots and indulging in everything this resort town has to offer - with the Red Sea at our toes and the sun on our faces.

Amman

Sun-kissed and relaxed, we'll return to Amman with an optional dinner out this evening to celebrate our final night in Jordan.

Stay

Rawa Hotel Suites (or similar)

DAY 6 - End Amman

Amman

It’s been one incredible adventure, but all good things must come to an end. After a hearty breakfast, we’ll say our goodbyes and swap details. We sense new adventures on the horizon!

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This trip can be booked in smaller or bigger sections, ensuring you make the most of your time in Africa. Below are more options of similar trips.

Where You'll Stay

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  • Wadi Rum El Zawaydeh Camp

    Wadi Rum El Zawaydeh Camp

    Wadi Rum, Jordan

    Located between the red sand dunes of Wadi Rum, El Zawaydeh Camp offers Bedouin-style tents and an excellent location to explore the Jordanian desert.

    1 night

  • 5 nights

    All accommodation is included on this trip

    4 nights in Hotel, 1 night in Contiki Special Stay

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