09 Days - 08 Nights Jordan Tour from QAIA (JHT-QAIA-006) The Grand Jordan Tour

Discover Jordan in this tour, you will see the antiquities at Amman Citadel and Archaeological Museum, visit the 2nd-century Roman Theater, and have free time for walking/shopping in the old downtown area of the city. You will also visit the famous Nabataean remains carved in rose and orange sandstone cliffs in Petra, and enjoy the beauty and calmness of Wadi Rum desert and the pleasant sensation of the Dead Sea’s salts and muds on your skin.

Tour Itinerary of 09 Days/ 08 Nights / The Grand Jordan Tour  :

Day 01 : Arrival Amman - Amman & Overnight

Upon arrival, a member of our staff will meet you at Queen Alia International Airport before customs to assist you with your free visa on arrival. Transfer to hotel in Amman. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 02 :  Amman - Um Qais - Ajlun - Jerash - Amman & Overnight

Breakfast. Depart Amman to visit Um Qais, a city rich with black basalt ruins of the Hellenistic era in which it was known as Gadara, a hilltop site in the north-west corner of Jordan with grand views of the Golan Heights and Lake Tiberius (the Sea of Galilee). Um Qais is also famous for being one of the ten cities that belonged to the Decapolis. Visit the town of Ajlun with its fortress; one of the best preserved examples of medieval Arab military architecture in the entire Middle East, which was once governed by Saladin. Enjoy the magnificent view into the Jordan Valley. Proceed to visit the Greco-Roman City of Jerash, also known as the City of the thousand columns. Jerash showcases the grandeur of Imperial Rome (and is sometimes referred to as the Pompeii of the East). It is considered one of the largest, and most well preserved sites of Roman architecture in the World outside Italy. As the most pristine Decapolis City (meaning ten cities in Greek) in the modern world, Jerash’s prosperity can be admired in the colonnaded Main Street and lovely Oval Piazza. Return to Amman. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 03 : Amman City Tour - Dead Sea & Overnight

Breakfast. Departure to visit the ruins of the Amman Roman theatre, the Citadel and the Umayyad Palace. The tour includes visits to the Archaeological and Folklore Museums. Free time for walking/shopping in the old down town area of the city. Transfer to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on Earth located 395 meters below sea level. Float in its unique salt rich waters which make it nature’s natural spa. Free time at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 04 :  Dead Sea - Madaba - Mt.Nebo - Wadi Mujib Viewpoint - Karak - Petra & Overnight

Breakfast. Departure through the King’s Highway, an ancient route that still has marks left from traders, armies and pilgrims who crossed it centuries ago, which was once part of the ancient Silk Road. Visit the Christian Town of Madaba, which is known as ‘The City of Mosaics’. You will be visiting the St. George Greek Orthodox Church, where you will see the masterpiece of Madaba (a Byzantine mosaic map of the Holy Land that goes back to the 6th century, showing Jerusalem and other cities). You will also visit the Archaeological Park, which houses the remains of several Byzantine churches, including the amazing mosaics of the Church of the Virgin. The park complex includes a school for the restoration and conservation of ancient mosaics. We will then go to Mt. Nebo, which is considered to be one of the most important holy sites in Jordan, as it is believed to be the place where Moses climbed from the Valley of Moab, and from where God showed him the Promised Land, as well as Moses’ last resting place. It features ruins from the 4th to the 6th century with marvelous mosaics adorning the grounds of the church still visible. Proceed through Wadi Mujib, a deep valley holding one of Jordan’s most breathtaking views.  We will continue our journey to the city of Kerak, where we will visit the Crusader’s Castle, with its diverse history dated from the Byzantine to the Mamluk period, and get to know the architectural military brilliance of the Crusaders. Continue to Petra. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 05 : Petra – Petra Tour - Petra & Overnight

Breakfast. We will start our journey to explore Petra, aptly described as the “rose-red city, half as old as time”. The ancient city was founded by the Nabateans 2000 years ago. Its massive architectural structure and its multicolored stones are an incredible attraction. The visit of the ancient Nabatean capital starts on horseback, followed by a walk through the Siq, a long narrow fissure between two overhanging cliffs. Towards the end of the Siq, you will be spellbound by Petra’s most famous monument; the Treasury. The tour then proceeds to gradually unfold the mysteries of the city. You will leave your guide at the Basin Restaurant and have free time to explore on your own. Petra and overnight.

Day 06 :  Petra - Little Petra - Wadi Rum - 4x4 Tour - Wadi Rum & Overnight

After breakfast proceed to Beida, also known as little Petra and the place where the Nabateans used to entertain their guests. Continue south to the enchanting desert of Wadi Rum, Jordan’s largest desert and one of the most spectacular desert landscapes in the world. 4x4 Tour for approximately 4 - 5 hour seeing the main sites. Watch the most beautiful view and enjoy the sunset from a vantage point. Transfer to the campsite inside the desert. Dinner and overnight at camp.

Day 07 :  Wadi Rum - Aqaba - City Tour - Overnight

Breakfast at the camp. Transfer to the Gulf city of Aqaba. You will see the city on a short city tour. The rest of the day is at your leisure in Aqaba. Ask us about optional activities including snorkeling, diving or other water adventures in the Red Sea.  Overnight hotel in Aqaba.

Day 08 : Aqaba – Amman & Overnight

Free day at leisure in Aqaba. Ask us about optional activities including snorkeling, diving or other water adventures in the Red Sea. 

Afternoon transfer back to Amman. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 09 : Amman – Queen Alia Airport / Departure

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport for according to your flight schedule for departure from Jordan.

 

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)

$2,006

$2,205

$2,378

$2,798

$3,296

2 Pax

Sedan 4 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$1,136

$1,230

$1,340

$1,580

$1,878

3 Pax

Sedan 4 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$931

$1,025

$1,130

$1,370

$1,659

4 Pax

Mini Van 7 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$903

$997

$1,102

$1,342

$1,629

5 Pax

Mini Van 7 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$826

$920

$1,024

$1,264

$1,548

6 Pax

Mini Van 7 Seats

Local Spot Guide(s)

$775

$869

$971

$1,211

$1,493

# Dinner/Lunches

Single Room Supplement

$190

$215

$305

$340

$610

7

HB /Dinners Supplement

$60

$70

$84

$105

$245

8

Lunch Supplement

$84

$96

$96

$96

$96

 

(*) 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

4x4 tour in Wadi Rum for approximately 4 hours by local Bedouin driver with box lunch/Lunch

8 night/s Accommodation based on BB (breakfasts only). (Except for Wadi Rum, Little Petra etc are HB : dinners and breakfasts)

* 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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