Amman Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF JORDAN 1156

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Amman's old city walls

Day 1: Amman

Welcome to Jordan. Our local team will be at Amman airport to greet you and assist with the transfer to your hotel. The rest of today is free at your leisure.

Some of the Roman ruins in Amman

Day 2: Amman

Free day.

Amman amphitheatre

Day 3: Amman - Petra

Today we journey on the Kings Highway to Petra, stopping on route at Madaba, Karak and Mt Nebo. Madaba is the most important Christian centre in Jordan; its mosaics, little shops and restaurants offers us gentle respite. A short distance away, we visit Mt Nebo. Sitting on the edge of the East Bank plateau, it is where Moses is said to have seen the Promised Land. Indeed, from the lookout it is possible to view across the valleys to the Dead Sea, Jericho and - on a clear day - the golden cupulas and spires of Jerusalem. We will arrive in Petra in the early evening.

Looking through the Siq at the Treasury

Day 4: Petra

Welcome to the Rose City! Access to the city on our guided exploration is through the famous narrow, deep siq. The rocks then give way to the most amazing site – that of the fantastically impressive Treasury. Walking down the gravel tracks, we’ll explore the ancient Nabatean tombs and the Roman rock-carved streets lined with temples, royal tombs, staircases, arched gates, public buildings and more the intrepid can ascend to Ad Deir better known as the monastery.

The deep reds of the Treasury

Day 5: Petra - Amman

This morning you have the option to revisit Petra in your own time before we drive you back to Amman.

Amman fruit stall

Day 6: Amman

Today you bid farewell to Jordan. We will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight home.

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