05 day Holy Land tour

Category: Jordan Religious Tours

On this 5 day tour you will experience the history that is associated with some of the biblical sites located in Jordan. From the site of Jesus' miracle of the swine, to where John the Baptist baptized Jesus you will find that Jordan is rich in biblical history. A visit to Petra is included on this tour. 

Day 1: Amman Airport – Amman & Overnight

Arrival to Amman Airport. Our representative will meet and assist you before customs for your free visa on arrival to Jordan. You will be taken to meet your driver and transferred to your hotel in Amman. Check in and the rest of the day is free.

Overnight Amman including breakfast.

*If you arrive early please ask us about optional tours for this day.

 

Day 2: Amman - Jerash - Anjara - Tell Mar Elias - Umm Qais – Amman & Overnight

Travel to Jerash, one of the best preserved provincial cities of Roman times. View theatres, temples, churches, a nymphaeum, market and colonnaded streets. Proceed to Anjara to visit the Shrine of the Lady of the Mountain at the Roman Catholic Church. Visit Tell Mar Elias which has long been identified with Tishbe, mentioned in the Bible as the hometown or region of the Prophet Elijah, then north to visit the town of Umm Qais (Gadara), where, according to the Bible, Jesus cast out the devil from two men into a herd of pigs. The basalt basilica is believed to have been built at the exact place the miracle occurred.

Overnight Amman including breakfast

 

Day 3: Amman - Madaba - Mt. Nebo - Umm Ar-Rasas – Petra & Overnight

Drive to Madaba to see the famous mosaic map of the Holy Lands, discovered during renovations of the 6th Century St George Church. A short distance away is Mt. Nebo, mentioned many times in the Bible when Prophet Moses went up from the Plain of Moab to the Mount of Nebo where God showed Moses the Holy land. From the top view the Jordan Valley, Dead Sea, Jericho, and the Mountains of Jerusalem. We then drive to Umm Ar-Rasas located in a once lush fertile terrain. At the church of St Stephen see the beautiful mosaic floors.

Overnight hotel in Petra including breakfast

 

Day 4: Petra – Petra Tour – Petra & Overnight

Following breakfast meet with your English speaking guide for a 2.5 hour tour of the rose-red city of Petra. Walk the mile-long Siq (chasm) passing shrines, tombs and carvings before exiting to the breathtaking sight of the Treasury. Walk the Street of Facades, passing the Roman Theatre to reach the Royal Tombs. Spend the rest of the day exploring more of the city or climb to the Monastery and/or High Place of Sacrifice. Make your own way back to your hotel via the Siq.

Overnight hotel in Petra including breakfast

 

Day 5: Petra – Lots Cave – Dead Sea – Baptism Site – Amman (for drop off)

From Petra you will travel over the mountains and into the Dead Sea Valley. First stop is Lots’s Cave where he lived with his two daughters after fleeing the wicked cities of Soddom and Gomorrah. Travelling along the Dead Sea highway you will have a short stop to view the pillar that is referred to as Lot’s wife. Check into a day resort at the Dead Sea and experience the unique sensation of floating in the salty waters. Have lunch at the day resort. A short drive to the Baptism site of Bethany beyond the Jordan where John the Baptist is said to have baptized Jesus. You will be transferred to Amman for drop off and end of the tour.

Rate Per Person in USD$ sharing the trip in Double/Twin/Triple Rooms. (Single Supplement included in 1 person rate.)

# of Pax/Guests

Type of Vehicle

Season

Flat Rate

Low Season

High Season

Low Season

High Season

From  - To

Guide(s) Option

3* Hotels

4* Hotels

4* Hotels

5* Hotels

5* Hotels

1 Pax Only

Sedan 4 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$1,216

$1,334

$1,482

$1,662

$1,969

2 Pax

Sedan 4 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$714

$761

$849

$945

$1,122

3 Pax

Sedan 4 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$589

$636

$722

$818

$990

4 Pax

Mini Van 7 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$573

$620

$705

$801

$972

5 Pax

Mini Van 7 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$526

$573

$658

$754

$923

6 Pax

Mini Van 7 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$495

$542

$626

$722

$890

# Dinner/Lunches

Single Room Supplement

$110

$170

$210

$280

$360

4

HB /Dinners Supplement

$40

$48

$60

$120

$140

4

 Lunch Supplement

$48

$48

$48

$48

$48

 

(*) Rates, Notes, Payment, Terms and conditions

Rates above are per person sharing double/twin/triple based on BB basis* in USD$. (Single supplement included in 1 person rate)
* If Overnight at Wadi Rum, Little Petra, Nature Reserves, Eco Lodges, Homestays the rate is HB (dinner is included)
Please check HB and lunches supplement. Consider the Single Room Supplement.
The rates for 3* Hotels is FLAT rate and valid for all seasons. The rates for 4*/5* have LOW & HIGH seasons
The above prices are not valid during Christian Holidays, New Year's Eve and some Holidays, please contact us *
Please contact us in case of children joining the tour and provide us the age of each. Also in case of sharing the beds or not
Terms & Conditions & Payment methods and Cancelation Policy available on our website : https://www.johtt.com/travel-advices
In Wadi Rum, in case of 4* & 5* Hotels rate, the rate is based on Standard Luxury Tent. Star gazing tent supplement to be advised
Optional Tours and excursions are available on this link : https://www.johtt.com/our-tours-2/42-jht-optional
The Hotels/accommodation to be used, check : https://www.johtt.com/travel-advices/17-travel-advices/47-accommodation
Low Seasons for 4*/5* : 6th Jan - 28th Feb. / 1st June - 20th Aug. / 20th Nov. - 20th Dec. (High season the rest)

 

* Rate Includes the following :

Meet and assist service upon arrival by our representative(s), if arrival through any airports or borders

Free Visa on arrival (Waived Visa)

All transfers based on private air-conditioned vehicles (A/C, Wifi, Water) with english speaking, assisting driver

Entrance fees for sites listed in itinerary. (If you have the Jordan pass, then they will be deducted)

2.5 hour guided tour in Petra with local spot guide

1.5 hour guided tour in Jerash with local spot guide

Entrance and lunch at Dead Sea day resort (Amman Beach/OH Beach), Towel not included.

4 night/s Accommodation based on BB (breakfasts only)

* Rate DOES NOT Include the following :

Dinners & lunches (in case of BB rate) & drinks during included meals. (Except for Wadi Rum, Little Petra etc which are HB)
All kinds of Tips for the driver and guide(s) , please check this link for details : https://www.johtt.com/travel-advices/17-travel-advices/77-tipping-gratuity-in-jordan
Travel Insurance, Personal expenses, or Optional Tours : https://www.johtt.com/our-tours/42-jht-optional
Any item not listed as included
Jordan Departure/border/tax when applied
Israeli Border / Departure Tax when applied & the shuttle bus  If crossing between Israel / Jordan …etc (when applicable)

 

(*) Optional Tours :

Petra trails , please check this link for all trails available on request : https://www.johtt.com/our-tours-2/21-petra-guided-trails-tours-while-you-are-in-petra-by-jht
Wadi Rum optional tours, please check : https://www.johtt.com/our-tours-2/22-wadi-rum-tours-by-jht
Optional Tours/Activities while in Jordan  : https://www.johtt.com/our-tours-2/42-jht-optional

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