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Jordan is perhaps the richest destination of diversities, its activities are numerous and varied: the cultural sites of Petra and Jerash known all over the world, the nature reserves of DANA, AZRAK and WADI RUM, routes of pilgrimage Christian of Bethany, Thalasso and Wellness centers, sporting activities such as climbing. Jordan is probably the most popular destination, its activities are varied w...

Jordan is perhaps the richest destination of diversities, its activities are numerous and varied: the cultural sites of Petra and Jerash known all over the world, the nature reserves of DANA, AZRAK and WADI RUM, routes of pilgrimage Christian of Bethany, Thalasso and Wellness centers, sporting activities such as climbing. Jordan is probably the most popular destination, its activities are varied with a lot of cultural sites like Petra and Jerash known worldwide, the nature reserve of Dana and Wadi Rum, itineraries of Christians Pilgrimag.

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  • Local culture
    Local culture
  • Desert
    Desert
  • Learning activities
    Learning activities
  • Sightseeing
    Sightseeing
  • Seaside
    Seaside

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Day 1: Q. Alia Airport (Welcome to Jordan) – Amman

Meet and assist at Queen Alia international airport by our representative, after visa formalities, transfer to Amman hotel, check in, Dinner and overnight.

Visited:
Amman

Day 2: Amman – Jerash – Ajloun – Amman

Breakfast, transfer to visit Jerash, a tour through the colonnaded street, amphitheater, Churches, temples and the vast Roman Forum. The best preserved Roman City Gerasa, which is called Jerash today, and known also as the city of a 1.000 pillars. The city golden age come under the Roman rule and the site is now generally acknowledged to be one of the best preserved Roman provincial towns in the world. Hidden for centuries in sand before being excavated and restored over the past 70 years, Jerash revels a fine example of the grand, formal provincial urbanism that is found throughout the Middle East. Continue to Ajloun, proceed through pine forests and olive groves to visit the mighty Castle of Ajloun, the Castle is the major ancient monument within the Ajloun region. it was built by one of Saladin’s generals in 1184 AD to control the local iron mines of Ajloun and to counter the progress of the Crusaders by dominating the tree main routes leading to the Jordan Valley and protecting the communication routes between Jordan and Syria. Back to Amman hotel for dinner and overnight.

Visited:
AmmanJerashAjloun

Day 3: Amman – Desert Castle – City Tour – Amman

Breakfast, proceed to visit the Desert Castles (Qasr Amra, Qasr Al Kharraneh, and Qasr Al Azraq) the castles were built between the 7th and the 8th century under the caliph’s of the Umayyad who made Damascus their new capital in 661. The majority of the castles lie on the ancient trade route towards Medina and Kufa. Jordan’s desert castles, beautiful examples of both early Islamic art and architecture. Their fine mosaic and frescoes, stone and stucco carvings inspired by the best Persian and Greco – Roman traditions. Called castles because of their imposing statue, the desert complexes actually served various purposes as caravan stations, PHONE: +962 6 5534544. FAX: +962 6 5534244. P.O.BOX: 4310 Amman – 11953 Jordan E-MAIL: info@enjoy-jordan.com, www.enjoy-jordan.com agriculture and trade centers, resort pavilions and outposts that helped distant rulers forge ties with local Bedouins.

​Back to Amman for a City Tour, the ancient and modern capital of Jordan, originally built on seven hills and from the top of the citadel, one of the highest hills; you can have a splendid view of the old city. Visit the Citadel, Roman Theater, Archeological, Folklore Museums, and King Abdullah Mosque. Continue to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Visited:
Amman

Day 4: Amman – Madaba – Mount Nebo – Kigns Highway – Kerak – Petra

Breakfast, head to visit Madaba (City of Mosaics), where you will see the unique map of the Holy Land in St. George Church 6th C. AD. Madaba and its hinterlands were repeatedly mentioned in the Old Testament as Madaba. Continue to visit the Sanctuary at Mount Nebo the (Memorial burial place of Prophet Moses). Mont Nebo is the place where Moses viewed the holy land of Canaan. Mont Nebo’s first church was built in the late fourth century to mark the site. Procced to Kerak via Wadi Mujib and Kings’ Highway is the world’s oldest route used for commuting. It used to link ancient Bashan, Giliad, and Ammon in the north with Moab, Edom, Paran, and Midian in the south. In the Bible, The Kings’ Highway is first mentioned by name in Genesis 20:17, when Moses led the Exodus through southern Jordan.

​Whether you approach Karak from the ancient Kings’ Highway to the east or from the Dead Sea to the west, the striking silhouette of this fortified town and castle will instantly make you understand why the fates of kings and nations were decided here. An ancient Crusader stronghold, Karak sits 900m (2,952 ft.) above sea level and lies inside the walls of the old city. Kerak’s best – reserved halls and passageways are located underground and can only be reached through a massive door. The city of Kerak was the ancient capital of Moab. During the Roman times it was known as Characomba. Late afternoon arrive to Petra, Dinner and overnight at the hotel.


Day 5: Petra visit with a local guide

Breakfast, visit the unique "Rose-Red" city of Petra, built by the Arab Nabatean’s who hewed their monumental tombs, palaces, temples and treasury from the desert rock’s sandstone in its’ natural hues of rose and gold. You will begin the trip horseback riding for 700m (2,296 ft.) reaching the entrance of the impressive narrow gorge (Siq), leading to a marvelously and magical monument, where you get a glimpse of the Treasury, continue to the street of facades, the Royal Tombs, the Cardo, Temples, Churches, Museums. A world wonder, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, & Jordan’s most valuable treasure, Petra is Jordan’s greatest tourist attraction. It is a vast and unique city, carved into the sheer rock face by the Nabatean's, an industrious Arab civilization, who settled here more than 2000 years ago. Back to your hotel for Dinner and overnight.

Visited:
Petra

Day 6: Petra – Little Petra – Wadi Rum

Breakfast, Drive to visit the Little Petra ( Beidah ) – only in 10km (6.2mile) distance from Petra. Continue south to the largest and most magnificent of Jordan's desert of Wadi Rum, (Valley of moon),.The largest and most magnificent of Jordan’s desert landscapes. Tour inside the desert with 4x4 off-road suv for 2 hours, “Vast, Echoing and God like “- these were the words of T.E. Lawrence used in describing Wadi Rum. Dinner and overnight in Wadi Rum. Dinner and overnight in Wadi Rum.


Day 7: Wadi Rum – Dead Sea - Amman

Breakfast at the camp, head to the lowest spot on earth, 398m (1306 ft.) below sea level - the Dead Sea. A time for leisure and swimming. Enjoy the bizarre but delightful experience of floating" PHONE: +962 6 5534544. FAX: +962 6 5534244. P.O.BOX: 4310 Amman – 11953 Jordan E-MAIL: info@enjoy-jordan.com, www.enjoy-jordan.com on the surface of buoyant waters, nine times saltier than regular sea water. The therapeutic water of the Dead Sea, combined with the valley’s fertile land and warm climate, have attracted people to live, hunt and farm in the area since the Stone Age. Continue to your hotel in Amman for dinner and overnight.


Day 8: Amman – Departure

Breakfast, transfer to Q. Alia Airport for departure.

Visited:
Amman

AmmanJerashAjlounMadabaMount NeboKerakPetraWadi RumDead Sea

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