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03 Day Taste of Biblical History Tour

Category: Jordan Religious Tours

On this 3 day tour you will cover just some of the biblical sites that can be found in Jordan such as Um Qais, Bethany Beyond the Jordan and Mt Nebo. This tour is ideal for travelers that only have a short amount of time but would still like experience the biblical history that Jordan has to offer. This tour is suited to those that have an early arrival time at Amman Airport or you can start from Amman. 

Day 1: Amman Airport (or Amman Hotel) - Jerash - Um Qais - Amman & Overnight

Arrival to Amman Airport early in the morning. Our representative will meet and assist you before customs at Queen Alia International Airport for your free visa on arrival to Jordan. You will be taken to meet your driver and then transfer to  you to north of Jordan to Jerash, known as Gerasa, the most complete and preserved Roman city in the world with its temples, theaters and colonnades. We drive to Um Qais, Gadara, the Greco Roman ruins overlook the sea of Galilee (Tiberius lake) the Yarmouk River gorge, Syrian Golan heights. This is the site where it is said that Jesus performed the miracle of casting the demons into the swine. You will be transferred back to Amman. 

Overnight Amman hotel including breakfast


Day 2: Amman - Bethany Beyond the Jordan - Mt Nebo - Madaba - Petra & Overnight

After breakfast, head to Bethany, the site of John the Baptist's settlement at Bethany beyond the Jordan where Jesus was baptized by John the Baptist and has long been known from the Bible and from the Byzantine and medieval texts. Then to Mount Nebo where it is said that Moses viewed the Promised Land. There are ruins of 4th and 6th C. churches whose floors are still covered with marvelous mosaic. Last stop today is Madaba, the city of mosaics. This town has a long history, being first mentioned in the Bible and in the Mesha Stele when it was a Moabite town. Visit St. George Church the mosaic Map of Jerusalem, Palestine, Jordan, Israel and Egypt.  Then depart to one of the new 7 wonders of the world, Petra.

Overnight in Petra hotel including breakfast. 


Day 3: Petra Tour - Amman / Amman Airport for drop off

Today you will visit Petra. Petra is an enormous cave and City structure built in the rock face, first established around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabataean Arabs, a Nomadic tribe who settled in the area. Choose from a horse ride or by foot reach the vast canyons (the Siq), and then walk or ride through the most incredible monument known as the Treasury. Other Monuments are the Street of Facades, the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh's Castle and many others. You will have a 2.5 hour guided tour in Petra and the rest on your own. You will meet your driver and be transferred back to Amman Airport / Amman for drop off. You can be at the Airport by 5:00pm. 


Rate per person in $USD for Private Tour in Twin/double/triple room (Single supplement included for 1 person rate)


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

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(*) 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

2 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. 
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)

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