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From The Beauty Of The Rocks To The Secret Of The Sea

Amman, Jordan
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Duration

10 Days 9 Nights

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

9 people

Languages

English, عربي

Overview

From The Beauty Of The Rocks To The Secret Of The Sea, Amman, Mt. Nebo, Madaba, Umm Qais, Jerash ,

Desert Castle, Al-Kharraneh, Quseir Amra, Al Azraq Castle, Qaser Al Mushata, Dead Sea, Petra, (4X4) Wadi Rum,

Aqaba.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Amman: Jordanian capital with the Ancient hilltop citadel, fascinating Archaeological Museum and bustling souqs.
  • Mt. Nebo: One of the most sacred sites in Jordan with panoramic views of Jerusalem, Jericho and the Jordan River Valley from the summit of this holy site.
  • Madaba: Ruins and ancient Jordan’s finest Byzantine mosaic of the Holy land at the Church of St George in this Christian market town.
  • Umm Qais: Explore the Roman Decapolis city, culture center and home to poets with a great philosophers.
  • Jerash : “Gerasa” is indisputably the most complete and best preserved Graeco-Roman city in the middle east.
  • Desert Castle: Beautiful example of both early Islamic art and architecture, “the imposing stature” Desert castles.
  • Al-Kharraneh: Qasr al-Harrana is the only Umayyad desert palace that was built for defensive purposes.
  • Quseir Amra: A masterpiece of creative human genius, a unique testimony to a cultural tradition.
  • Al Azraq Castle: The headquarters used by Lawrence of Arabia in the desert during The Great Arab Revolt against the Ottoman Empire.
  • Qaser Al Mushata: Al-Mashta Palace is distinguished by its stone facade decorated with plant, animal and geometric shapes of great magnificence and richness.
  • It is on display today in the Pergamonmuseum in Berlin after it was gifted by Sultan Abdul Hamid II to Kaiser Guillaume II.
  • Dead Sea: Beautiful landscape with the most famous, warm and buoyant mineral-rich waters.
  • Petra: Discover this Rose Red City spectacular, fabled UNESCO-listed Nabataean city and one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.
  • (4X4) Wadi Rum: Explore this vast red desert with its rolling dunes and dramatic rock formations in a 4x4 and camp under the dazzling desert sky and a blanket of stars.
  • Aqaba: Picturesque Red Sea resort town with free time to sunbathe, swim, snorkel and more.

Itinerary

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From the beauty of the rocks to the secret of the sea
From the beauty of the rocks to the secret of the sea

Day 1: Arrival Amman Airport - Hotel in Amman
Welcome to Jordan, historical, civilized, peaceful, and religious history land.
On arrival at Amman's Queen Alia International Airport, you will be welcomed by our representative and transferred to your hotel.

Day 2: Amman Hotel - Amman City Tour - 3 Desert Castles - Amman Hotel
Start the day with a city tour in Jordan's capital, it should come as no surprise that Amman is brimming with activity and has no end of exciting things to do. Amman, already mentioned in the Bible as Rabbath Ammon, is a bustling modern city. The historical places are located in downtown, where we visit the Citadel with remains from the Roman to the early Islamic period. Then we have a round in the Archaeological Museum. Visit the Roman Theatre from 2nd century with 6000 seats and time to stroll through Jabal Amman, one of the oldest parts of Amman.
Then to the Desert Castles in eastern Jordan. The Amra Castle adorns with its zodiac dome and the early examples of Omayyad fresco paintings, and there are still the fortress-like mysterious Qasr Kharanah and the black basalt Roman/Medieval Islamic fort at Azraq. Amman hotel.

Day 3: Amman Hotel - Umm Quais - Jerash - Amman Hotel
In the morning we drive two hours from Amman to Gadara (Umm Qais), which belonged to the famous Decapolis, a union of 10 cities, founded by Alexander the Great. Here you have an overwhelming view over the north Jordan Valley, the Golan Heights and the Sea of Galilee.
We leave to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. We visit the spectacular Forum, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum and the Temple of Artemis. Jerash has a rhythm not seen anywhere else in Jordan. Back to Amman for overnight.

Day 4: Amman Hotel- Madaba - Mt. Nebo-Dead Sea Beach - Petra Hotel
After breakfast drive proceed to Madaba -“City of Mosaics” Wander the Christian market town, Church of St George and Jordan’s finest Byzantine mosaics, Madaba is a combination of rural home life and a hot spot for religious tourism.
Heading to Mt Nebo most sacred sites in Jordan with views across the Promised Land Rising majestically from the rugged landscape of the region just northwest of Madaba, Mount Nebo is of great religious importance due to its biblical associations. Nebo is mentioned in the Bible as the place where Moses was granted a view of the Promised Land before his death.
Then we drive to the lowest point on earth, the fascinating natural phenomenon, a great place to try out a spot of pampering in the Straddling the border between Israel and Jordan, it’s a local and The biggest free spa on earth, rich with deposits of black mud which hit with tourists. come directly from the seabed and it is high in magnesium, sodium, potassium, and calcium. The dead sea has been a place of refuge since biblical times. Spend the night at Amman hotel.
Continue to Petra hotel.

Day 5: Petra Visit - Wadi Rum Camp
A trip to Jordan would not be complete without a visit to the remarkable lost city of Petra, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, when passing the canyon which called the Siq the main road that leads you to the city, starts from the Dam and ends at the Treasury which crowned by a funerary urn, which according to local legend conceals a pharaoh’s treasure, you will not miss Acades It is a name given to the row of monumental Nabataean tombs then you have to interest your eyes with the theatre consists of three rows of seats separated by passageways. You can’t even miss The Urn Tomb, The Silk Tomb, The Corinthian Tomb, Palace Tomb.
In the afternoon you drive 1.5 hrs to Wadi Rum desert, where you have dinner and spend the night in a camp in tents.

Day 6: Wadi Rum Jeep Ride - Aqaba Hotel
Heading to this vast red desert with its rolling dunes and dramatic rock formations in a 4x4 and camp under a blanket of stars, Wadi Rum also known as The Valley of the Moon is a valley cut into the sandstone and granite rock. it is the largest wadi in Jordan. We will never miss the ancient riverbeds, vast pastel-colored stretches of sandy desert and amazing rock formations known as jebels form the incredible landscape of Wadi Rum in the south of Jordan.
Then onto Aqaba hotel, remainder of the day free, overnight in Aqaba.

Day 7: Aqaba: Scuba Diving in the Red Sea
The Gulf of Aqaba offers one of the most beautiful diving sites worldwide with 500 different fish species and 158 living coral species. Today you will have two dives taking place at the southern part of the coast. Discover more of the well preserved coral reefs home to parrotfish, angelfish, butterfly fish, moray eels, lionfish and sea anemones, the clownfish and turtles. Overnight at hotel.

Day 8: Aqaba: Scuba Diving in the Red Sea
After breakfast the fun and adventure continues in the Red Sea. You can enjoy in the calm, clear waters in the Golf of Aqaba two times more the colorful marine life, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Overnight at hotel.

Day 9: Free Morning in Aqaba - Hotel in Amman
After breakfast relax at the beach, stroll in the souq or visit Aqaba Mamluk Fort. In the afternoon drive ca. 4 hrs back to your Amman hotel.

Day 10: Amman Hotel - Amman Airport (B)
After completing your joyful tour in Jordan, we would like to bid you farewell by our driver or representative to Queen Alia International Airport.



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Number Of Nights

9 Nights

Tour's Location

Amman, Jordan
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Lima Twall

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