Explore the best of Jordan with our range of escorted group tours or plan your own unique adventure with a tailor-made holiday.

Jordan is perhaps best known for the lost city of Petra with its famous Treasury and Monastery. Delve deeper into Jordan and you’ll find the red desert sands of Wadi Rum where you can dine around a crackling bonfire under the desert stars with the welcoming Bedouin tribes. There's the warm coral-filled waters of the Gulf of Aqaba on the Red Sea and the therapeutic waters of the Dead Sea. With Crusader castles, incredible views of the Promised Land from sacred Mt Nebo, Amman - Jordan’s modern capital city, Roman Jerash and the Sea of Galilee, Jordan makes for a truly perfect holiday destination.

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Travelling with us, you'll see the very best of Jordan, be it on one of our guided group tours departing in 2019 or on a tailor made holiday. We also recommend combining a visit to nearby Egypt or Israel with your holiday to Jordan.

Upcoming Jordan Trips in 2019

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Festive Road to Jordan - 16 days Cairo, Egypt 19 Dec 2019 USD $2,461 was $2,895 15% off Festive Road to Jordan - 16 days Map
Totally Jordan - 8 Days Amman, Jordan 02 Mar 2019 USD $1,696 was $1,995 15% off Totally Jordan - 8 Days Map
Passage to Petra - 6 days Amman, Jordan 03 Mar 2019 USD $1,356 was $1,595 15% off Passage to Petra - 6 days Map
Essential Jordan & Egypt - 14 days Amman, Jordan 17 Mar 2019 USD $1,866 was $2,195 15% off Essential Jordan & Egypt - 14 days Map
Jordan & Felucca Explorer - 15 days Amman, Jordan 17 Mar 2019 USD $1,993 was $2,345 15% off Jordan & Felucca Explorer - 15 days Map

Our Jordan Tours

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Passage to Petra

Trip Type : Group Tours
6 days | FROM USD $1,595

Spend two incredible nights in Petra's lost city, camp under the stars...

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Essential Jordan

Trip Type : Group Tours
7 days | FROM USD $795

From the remarkable rose city of Petra and Karak Crusader castle, to...

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Totally Jordan

Trip Type : Group Tours
8 Days | FROM USD $1,895

Camp out in Wadi Rum, spend two nights in the lost city of Petra,...

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Perseids Meteor Shower

Trip Type : Group Tours
8 days | FROM USD $1,995

Witness the incredible Perseids Meteor Shower from our desert camp at...

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Road to Jerusalem

Trip Type : Group Tours
11 days | FROM USD $4,195

Combine Jordan and Israel on one amazing trip. Discover the wonders of...

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Highlights of Israel & Jordan

Trip Type : Group Tours
11 days | FROM USD $4,595

COACH TOUR - Journey through Israel and Jordan on this epic...

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Pyramids to Petra

Trip Type : Group Tours
14 days | FROM USD $2,195

Discover the best of Egypt and Jordan on an adventure that includes...

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Essential Jordan & Egypt

Trip Type : Group Tours
14 days | FROM USD $2,095

Travelling from Amman to Luxor, discover the ancient wonders of Petra,...

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Jordan & Felucca Explorer

Trip Type : Group Tours
15 days | FROM USD $2,295

Step back in time exploring the incredible archaeological treasures of...

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Road To Jordan

Trip Type : Group Tours
16 days | FROM USD $2,295

Discover the wonders of Egypt and Jordan on this 16 day adventure....

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Pyramids, Petra, Promised Land

Trip Type : Group Tours
19 Days | FROM USD $4,995

Travelling from Cairo to Tel Aviv, take in the highlights of Egypt,...

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Jordan & Egypt Discovered

Trip Type : Group Tours
19 days | FROM USD $2,645

From the lost city of Petra to the Pyramids of Giza, take in two...

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World Wonders Tour - 31 days Map

World Wonders Tour

Trip Type : Group Tours
31 days | FROM USD $12,995

Tick off the Seven New Wonders of the World on this 31-day...

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Xmas in Petra

Trip Type : XMAS and New Year Tours
8 Days | FROM USD $1,995

Enjoy a Jordanian Christmas Eve feast in the Petra, participate in a...

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New Years in Wadi Rum

Trip Type : XMAS and New Year Tours
8 Days | FROM USD $1,995

Celebrate a Bedouin New Year’s Eve Bash in the heart of Wadi Rum...

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Festive Road to Jordan

Trip Type : XMAS and New Year Tours
16 days | FROM USD $2,795

Discover the wonders of Egypt and Jordan on this 16 day adventure....

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The walk into Petra | JordanDana to Petra Trek - 8 Days Map

Dana to Petra Trek

Trip Type : Trekking Holidays
8 Days | FROM USD $1,715

Trek for six days through Jordan's beautiful and rugged countryside,...

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The Dead Sea | JordanPetra & The Dead Sea - 4 Days Map

Petra & The Dead Sea

Trip Type : Private Tours
4 Days | FROM USD $1,795

Enjoy a brief but memorable jaunt to Jordan. Visiting the legendary...

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On the road | JordanSelf Drive Jordan - 8 days Map

Self Drive Jordan

Trip Type : Private Tours
8 days | FROM USD $1,815

Take control of the wheel and discover Jordan. With the assurance of a...

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Cooking lesson | Petra | JordanJordan on the Menu - 8 days Map

Jordan on the Menu

Trip Type : Private Tours
8 days | FROM USD $3,585

A fantastic cooking course for foodies! Learn to cook traditional...

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Camel Caravan | EgyptCairo to Amman - 15 days Map

Cairo to Amman

Trip Type : Private Tours
15 days | FROM USD $4,435

Discovering some of the world's best archaeological sites, we combine...

Our Jordan Trip Types

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Jordan Group Tours

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With the once-lost city of Petra, vast desert of Wadi Rum and the buoyant waters of the Dead Sea making it to the top of most travellers’ wish lists in Jordan, we’ve made sure these are included on all of our group tours.

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In addition to this, you can also take in the Roman ruins of Jerash, explore Crusader castles or opt to join our Petra Kitchen for an evening of culinary fun learning to prepare delicious Jordanian cuisine. All of our trips are led by expert local guides and we include return airport transfers, ensuring you’re taken care of every step of the way.

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Jordan Tailor-made Holidays

Plan Your Dream Holiday

If you have something specific in mind and would like to create your own dream itinerary to the Hashemite Kingdom, then our team of tailor-made consultants would be happy to arrange this for you.

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Having extensively travelled to the region themselves, they can suggest sights, activities and experiences to enjoy, ensuring that your holiday to Jordan is one of a kind and tailored to you. We'll recommend the best hotels to suit your tastes and budget from comfortable 3 star to luxurious 5 star.

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Jordan XMAS and New Year Tours

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Escape to the sun and celebrate the festive season in Jordan on one of our special Christmas and New Year itineraries.

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Imagine floating in the Dead Sea, exploring crusader castles, delving into the spectacular ancient city of Petra and so much more this December. Enjoy Christmas Day with a Jordanian feast in Petra or New Year's Eve under a glittering sky of stars at our desert camp in Wadi Rum.

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Jordan Trekking Holidays

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The trek from Dana Nature Reserve to Petra is one of the finest in the Middle East and forms part of the new ‘Jordan Trail’, which spans the length of the beautiful and diverse kingdom of Jordan, straddling the edge of the great Rift Valley.

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Trekking over dry wadis, sandy desert and rocky terrain, which includes some easy scrambling, we walk for an average of 5 to 6 hours a day, camping Bedouin style under the desert stars, on this great adventure which ends in Petra - one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. Escorted by a local guide and travelling in a small group, get off the beaten track and discover the spectacular rugged landscapes of Jordan on our 8 day ‘Dana to Petra Trek’.

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Jordan Private Tours

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Enjoy a memorable sojourn to Jordan with one of our carefully crafted private journeys.

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Explore Jordan's ancient sites and Roman ruins following in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia, enjoy some R&R at the Dead Sea or Aqaba, get behind the wheel on a self-drive holiday or learn to cook traditional Jordanian cuisine in Petra. If you have a bit of extra time consider visiting neighbouring Egypt too.

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Jordan Day Tours

Head out on an adventure from the capital of Amman, explore the Rose City of Petra, or find a fun excursion for your Red Sea holiday at Aqaba with our range of day tours in Jordan.

Jordan tour reviews

Scoring an average traveller rating of 4.86 out of 5 based on 146 recent reviews — See All Jordan Reviews

On the 1st of January until the 20th my mum and I took part in the 'Road to Jordan' tour run by On The Go tours. Being only 16 touring was quite nerve-racking, but in the end, this was by far the most enjoyable and exciting trip.

Everything about Egypt was amazing, the food, the people, the sights. There was always something to do or someplace to explore. Our On The Go Tour was amazing, our tour guide Mohamed Saiid or as we called him, Momo, was super helpful and super friendly. As well as showing us all of the great sights in Egypt, Momo created a bond among our tour group that will last forever. His English was excellent and he is one of the funniest people you will meet. We were truly lucky to have him as our guide. All in all, Egypt is an amazing country and I highly recommend adding it to your bucket list. There is endless sights to see and places to go. I will be sure to visit again in the future.”  

Adam Harris • Submitted 27 Jan 2019

Egypt was always my childhood dream place to go, and finally I did in the last month of 2018 with On The Go tour.s This journey was beyond a trip or holiday, it was more about knowing the culture and meeting all beautiful people in another country. We were blessed to have a knowledgeable tour guide Mohamed Saiid (Momo) who has not only show us the history of Egypt but as friend to make sure everyone was well looked after.

Thank you so much for this beautiful journey, I am missing everyone and always put a smile on myself whenever I am thinking about this amazing time. ”  

SIRUI ZHANG • Submitted 25 Jan 2019

My 16 year old son and i have recently returned from the most amazing trip to Egypt and Jordan.

The safety, food, culture, and history were without compromise. The people were the most polite and helpful of anywhere in the world.

We are so fortunate to have been filled with both life long memories and friendships.

Firstly i commend On The Go Tours for match making their travellers. We spent 16 days with total strangers on day 1 that have now become life long friends. The smooth organisation of this tour is a credit to both Momo and On The Go Tours. We were offered a perfect balance of Fun, Culture, Adventure, Leisure and Comfort. Our tour guide in Egypt was full of passion for his Country, Egyptian History, Culture and most importantly our happiness. He used an appropriate sense of humour to help us engage and understand the history and held impeccable patience with our questioning and expectations. His social skills were warm, friendly and delightful making our group feel like one big family. He worked enthusiastically to ensure we were content as a group and as individuals. Our enjoyment was his focus and he worked to maintain this way beyond expectations.

Geedan was our guide in Jordan and i compliment both he and On the Go Tours in ensuring our comfort in the unusual weather conditions we experienced. We were so well looked after. I have recommended this tour to all my family and friends and will revisit the beautiful country of Egypt again. Thank you On The Go Tours!”  

Dianne harris • Submitted 23 Jan 2019

Frequently asked questions about our touring holidays in Jordan

Will I see Petra and how much time will I spend at the site?

The incredible Nabataean city of Petra is the country's top attraction and so it's included on all of our Jordan group tours. A full day is spent exploring the temples, theatres and colonnaded streets of the ancient city, with entry via the siq to arrive at the extraordinary Treasury facade. The next morning there is free time to return to Petra via al-Madras, with visits to the High Place of Sacrifice and Wadi Farasa. As two nights are spent at Petra, there is plenty of free time for you to opt for the Petra by Night experience or our Petra Kitchen bolt-on.

What is your desert camp like in Wadi Rum and will I need a sleeping bag?

We also include a night in Wadi Rum on every one of our Signature tours in Jordan. The night is spent in a permanent desert camp with individual tents for two people. Inside the tents are comfortable camp beds and warm bedding, so you don't need to bring a sleeping bag but you may wish to bring your own liner. Showers and toilets are in an outhouse close by with hot running water. There's a communal area with rugs and cushions where food is eaten in the evening. The camp's position at the foot of an easily-climbed rocky hill makes it the perfect spot to watch the sun set.

How much walking is required on your Jordan tours?

Petra is a sprawling site and over the course of the day spent here, you'll be walking for a good six hours and cover approximately 14 km. The climb up to the Monastery alone involves 854 strenuous steps, however, this is an optional visit and donkeys are available if you require assistance. On tours departing between April and October you'll embark on a moderate–paced two hour trek along the Siq Trail at Wadi Mujib. Depending on the water level this can be quite a challenging adventure as climbing is required in sections. If you prefer to give this a miss, you can head straight to the Dead Sea after viewing Wadi Mujib from the entrance of the siq.

What should I wear whilst visiting Jordan?

Jordan is more liberal than many countries in the Middle East yet it is still a conservative country. It's a good idea to dress respectfully and with modesty in mind. This means opting for shorts or skirts that touch the knee, high necklines and keeping shoulders covered. Loose-fitting, opaque clothing is the best option, not only to avoid causing offence but also to be more comfortable in the high summer heats. Choose cotton over synthetic materials and pack a wide-brim hat to keep your face shaded from the intense sun. For footwear, take a good pair of walking shoes for the day of guided sightseeing in Petra.

How big are your tour groups and what is the age of your travellers?

Our average group size in Jordan is around 14 passengers and you'll be travelling with an eclectic mix of English-speaking people from all over the world. Our Christmas, New Year and Perseids Meteor Shower departures attract a larger group size due to the nature of these events. You'll find a wide range of ages on tour from those in their 20s to those in their 60s or even 70s. On average the age is around the mid-40s.

What is the standard of hotels on your trips?

You'll be staying in comfortable, modern 4-star hotels in Jordan. We've chosen well-located properties that offer all the amenities you need. In Petra and the Dead Sea the hotels have a swimming pool where you can cool off after a day in the heat. At Wadi Rum we use a deluxe permanent desert camp with proper bathroom facilities.

What sort of transport do you use in Jordan?

Depending on the group size you'll be travelling in air-conditioned coaches with toilets on board or in smaller mini-vans. At the entrance to the Wadi Rum protected area you'll board well-used 4x4 vehicles to navigate the rolling orange sands. Four passengers get in each vehicle plus a local driver. It's the quickest and easiest way to get to our desert camp.

When is the best time to visit Jordan for general sightseeing?

The months of March and April or September and October are the best time to visit Jordan as this is when temperatures are milder and more comfortable for sightseeing. In April some of the less arid landscapes in Jordan will be in bloom with colourful wildflowers, which makes the country even more photogenic. The months between May and August are very hot and the temperatures can be overbearing for many people but if you want to witness the celestial display of the Perseids Meteor Shower then August is when you should time your visit.

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Making your way to Petra
Take the path less travelled

Not content with simply visiting Petra? Why not trek your way to this incredible site? On our new Active tour in Jordan you can traverse the Dana Nature Reserve and striking deserts to reach the iconic Monastery of Petra. Along the way you'll be accompanied by local Bedouins and spend the nights camping beneath the stars. If this sounds like your kind of adventure, check out our 8 day Dana to Petra Trek.

Highlights of our Jordan tours

The world-famous ancient city of Petra is just one reason to visit Jordan with beautifully preserved Roman ruins, other-worldly deserts starring in Hollywood films and remarkable natural phenomena competing for your attention. Here are the highlights you'll find on our group tours.

Petra

The Siq | Petra | Jordan

Enter the once-lost city through the dramatic siq to be confronted with the famed Treasury on a full day guided tour visiting Petra's tombs, temples and colonnaded streets.

Wadi Rum

Camel trekking | Wadi Rum | Jordan

Explore the vast, sandstone landscape of Wadi Rum on a 4WD adventure, stopping at unusual rock formations, with a night spent under the stars in our perfectly-located desert camp.

Dead Sea

The Dead Sea | Jordan

Relax in the therapeutic waters of the Dead Sea, slather yourself in health-promoting mud and bob like a cork with plenty of time to enjoy our hotel's facilities at leisure.

Madaba

Madaba is home to a number of churches as well as a large mosque

Visit the charming market town of Madaba en route to Petra and see the stunning and detailed mosaics that date back to the Byzantine era and are housed in quaint churches.

Amman

City view | Amman | Jordan

Start your Jordan adventure in the cosmopolitan capital of Amman, tour the citadel, visit the Archaeological Museum and walk through the bustling local souk to try typical Jordanian street food.

Dana Nature Reserve

Looking out at the jebels in Dana

Trek your way to Petra and kick off your adventure in the Dana Nature Reserve, the largest of its kind in Jordan and a land that's home to a surprising diversity of flora and fauna.