HIGHLIGHTS OF JORDAN
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Day 1 , 2021: Petra for 1 night
Private transfer to Petra with driver and guide from Amman airport
Stops en route to visit if flight schedule permits it otherwise, transfer straight to Petra
Mosaic City of Madaba
Best known for its spectacular Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics. Sites you can visit in Madaba are: Mimar the Institute of Mosaic Art and Restoration – walking tour at Artisan Street – Archeological Park encompass several Byzantine Churches, remains of the Roman road that stretched through the city in ancient times and The Martyr’s Church. Saint George Church famous for the 6th century mosaic map of the Holy Land. Madaba Museum – this quaint little museum is set in a series of heritage houses linked by a courtyard space. John the Baptism Church a 19th century Catholic Church sits stop of series of subterranean rooms and caves which are still being excavated.
Mount Nebo: the mountaintop memorial of Moses with captivating views of the Jordan Valley, Dead Sea and The River Jordan. It is mentioned in the Bible as the place where Moses was granted a view of the Promised Land that he would never enter.
Then final stop at Little Petra, a Unesco world heritage site since 1985 and famous for its ancient buildings sculpted out of solid red sandstone.
4 superior double rooms, breakfast & taxes included at Hotel Movenpick Resort Petra*****
Featuring free Wi-Fi, the 5-star Movenpick Resort Petra is located directly at the entrance to the ancient city of Petra. The hotel’s rooftop garden terrace offers views of the hills.
The spacious rooms feature white linen and bright windows. Each has a work desk and is equipped with air conditioning and satellite TV.
The Al Saraya all-day-dining restaurant and Mediterranean Al Iwan restaurant offer a large selection of dishes. The Al Maqa’ad Bar features carved wooden screens, while the Al Ghadeer roof Garden features views over Petra’s hills. Guest can also enjoy desserts in The Al Baraka Tea Room or get a takeaway from the Caravan Stop Shop.
Guests can relax in the outdoor swimming pool or enjoy a cocktail in the hotel’s stately lobby. There is also fitness center and game room.
Petra by night show
Complete your Petra experience with a visit of Petra Night Show, this event is a magical way to see part of the rock city by candlelight and explore the old city, which has become a world wonder, incomparable experience starts by walking the entire Siq to the Treasury, lit with over 1,500 candles to bring the major attraction due to the spectacular view it has.
Day 2: Wadi Rum for 1 night
Petra full day guided tour
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.
In the afternoon after the visit of Petra, continue south to the enchanting desert of Wadi Rum, Jordan’s largest desert and one of the most spectacular desert landscapes in the world.
Transfer to the campsite inside the desert.
Dinner & overnight in Luxury Camp in Wadi Rum
4 junior suites
With a restaurant and a terrace, Wadi Rum UFO Luxotel is located in Wadi Rum and provides free WiFi.
A à la carte breakfast is available daily at the tented camp.
Day 3: Amman for 2 nights
Jeep Tour inside the Wadi
Our jeep tours allow you to visit the most sites in the least amount of time as well as reaching some of the far-away attractions of Wadi Rum
You will visit scenic canyons, soaring jabaal, rock arches, sand dunes and Nabatean sites and you will see nice views.
Transfer back to Amman via desert highway
4 grand room, breakfast & taxes included at Grand Hyatt Hotel*****
Conveniently located in the heart of the business and diplomatic district of Jabal Amman, this 5-star hotel offers luxurious rooms with satellite TV. Health and spa services include indoor and outdoor pools.
The air-conditioned rooms at Grand Hyatt Amman feature a modern interior with arabesque touches. All rooms have an iPod docking station, a DVD player, a minibar, and tea and coffee making facilities. The marble bathrooms include luxury amenities.
Restaurant 32º North features a seafood bar, serving fresh oysters, scallops, Alaskan Crab legs, lobsters, and prawns. L’Incontro, Grand Hyatt Amman’s signature restaurant, offers Italian specialities. Indochine restaurant offers a wide selection of dishes from the Vietnamese cuisine. Guests can enjoy a selection of imported teas, specialty coffees and cocktails at The Lounge.
The Club Olympos Spa offers holistic treatments from professional therapists. Grand Hyatt’s wellness area also features a fitness centre, saunas, steam rooms, and whirlpools.
Full day private guided tour of Amman and Eastern Desert Castles
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 Desert Castles. Visit Al Kharaneh, Qasr Amra and Al Azraq castles. These were built by the Umayyad to serve as caravan stations and hunting lodges for travelers, where some of their walls and ﬂoors are adorned with frescos and fragments of mosaic. The closest is al Kharranah, which is about an hour’s drive from Amman. The next one is Amra Castle, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the last castle in the northeast located in the town of Azraq is Qasr Al Azraq, which served as the residence of Lawrence of Arabia during the Arab Revolt.
Private transfer from hotel to Amman airport
40-minute drive to Amman Airport for departure with assistance
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