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Sample Itinerary - REF JORDAN 1028

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Amman's old city walls

Day 1: Amman

Welcome to Jordan and the start of an amazing adventure. Arrive Amman, included transfer to our hotel and overnight.

Some of the Roman ruins in Amman

Day 2: Amman - Petra

Visit the the citadel and the Archaeological museum before driving south to Wadi Rum Desert. A vast, silent landscape of ancient riverbeds, pastel coloured stretches of sandy desert and amazing rock formations known as jebels that rise from the desert floor, the desertscape of Wadi Rum represents some of the most stunning countryside on the planet. Boarding 4x4s jeeps, we take a safari through the sand dunes for 2 hours, getting up close and personal to the surrounding scenery of Wadi Rum. Later today continuing onto Petra arriving late in the evening.

Looking through the Siq at the Treasury

Day 3: Petra

Chief among Jordan’s many archaeological riches is the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Rose City of Petra. Today, enjoy a full days guided sightseeing tour including an afternoon climb to ad-Deir.

The deep reds of the Treasury

Day 4: Petra - Dead Sea

Heading for Madaba, famed for it’s Byzantine mosaics, including the fascinating map of the Holy Land made in the 6th century out of two million stone pieces and now housed in the Greek Orthodox Church of St. George. Madaba, its mosaics, quaint village shops and local market are all here to explore. We drive up to Mt Nebo - the single most important biblical site in Jordan before descending some 1300 metres to the lowest point on the earth's surface we arrive at the Dead Sea.

Dead Sea salt up close

Day 5: Dead Sea

Sitting at 422 metres below sea level spend the morning swimming, lathering up with a detoxifying mud bath and bobbing about in the ever warm mineral-rich body of water before transferring to the airport.

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last updated - 26 Jan 2015 3:07 AM