Day 1 : Arrival Amman
Upon arrival at Queen Alia International Airport, our representative will meet and assist you through Customs and Immigration procedures then transfer you to a hotel in Amman for overnight.
Day 2 : Amman -UmmQais -Ajlun -Jerash -Amman
After breakfast, a drive to Umm Qais (ancient Gadara), the city is renowned for its commanding view over the northern Jordan Valley, spanning across the “Sea of Galilee” (Lake of Tiberias),the Golan Heights, then to the mighty Castle of Ajloun. Departure at noon through pine forests and olive groves to the best preserved Roman City Gerasa, which is called Jerash today, and known also as the city of a 1.000 pillars. Walk through the colonnaded street, amphitheater, Churches, temples and the vast Roman Forum. Return to hotel in Amman for overnight.
Day 3: Amman -Citytour Baptism Site (Bethany) -Dead Sea
After breakfast. You will visit the capital of Jordan Amman (Rabbath Ammon) and (Philadelphia). Visiting the citadel (Temple of Hercules, Ummayad Palace and museum). Continue to downtown to the amphitheatre and its museum. Drive to Bethany, the site of John the Baptist’s settlement at Bethany Beyond the Jordan, where Jesus was baptized, has long been known from the Bible and from Byzantine and medieval texts. Proceed to the Dead Sea, the lowest spot on earth, 1306 feet below sea level. Enjoy the bizarre but delightful experience of “floating” on the surface of Buoyant waters, nine times saltier than regular sea water. Overnight at the Resort in the Dead Sea.
Day 4 :Dead Sea -Mt.Nebo-Madaba -Wadi Mujib -Kerak -Petra
After breakfast, visit the Sanctuary at Mount Nebo the (Memorial burial place of Prophet Moses). Proceed to Madaba (City of Mosaics), where you will see the unique map of the Holy Land in St. George Church 6th C. AD. Then continue southward along the Kings way one of the oldest trade routes in the world. It runs 200 miles along Jordan’s hilly backbone. Continue to Kerak via Wadi Muijb and visit the great crusader castle of Kerak. Proceed to Petra for overnight at the hotel.
Day 5 :Full day visit of Petra
After breakfast, full day to explore the spectacular treasures of Petra (The Red Rose city half as old as time). Walk through the entrance of the impressive narrow gorge (Siq), leads marvelously to the magical moment, when you can glimpse the Treasury, continue to the street of facades, the Royal Tombs, the Cardo, Temples, Churches, Museums, Monastery or High Place of Sacrifice. Return to the hotel and overnight.
Day 6 :Petra -Beida -Wadi Rum -Aqaba
After breakfast. Drive north of Petra to Beida (little Petra), which was the main caravan station of the Nabatean Kingdom, nearby 15 minute walk you can reach to the Neolithic village of Beida 7200 BC. Continue south to the largest and most magnificent of Jordan’s desert of Wadi Rum, (Valley of the moon), tour inside the desert with 4×4 Jeep, enjoying a cup of traditional Bedouin tea while watching the sunset. Transfer to the beautiful city of Aqaba, Jordan’s only outlet to the sea. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7 : Aqaba – Amman
Breakfast. Free day at leisure in Aqaba. Those interested in snorkeling can do so at one of the world’s best conserved coral reefs. Afternoon return to Amman. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8 : Amman – Departure
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for departure.