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JordanHike in mythical landscapes 

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This program is designed for people who love to discover Jordan in a different way, hiking and trekking. This tour will take you through Dana mountain ranges, Neolithic sites and mythical landscapes of Petra and Wadi Rum "the Valley of the Moon". You will discover Jordan's largest and most majestic desert landscape with its red sandstone hills and needles and ridges, at your own pace being closer ...

This program is designed for people who love to discover Jordan in a different way, hiking and trekking. This tour will take you through Dana mountain ranges, Neolithic sites and mythical landscapes of Petra and Wadi Rum "the Valley of the Moon". You will discover Jordan's largest and most majestic desert landscape with its red sandstone hills and needles and ridges, at your own pace being closer to the Jordanian Bedouins and their legendary hospitality. Jordan is probably the most popular destination, its activities are varied with a lot of cultural sites like Petra and Jerash known worldwide, the nature reserve of Dana and Wadi Rum, itineraries of Christians Pilgrimage – Bethany, wellness, leisure, aqua trekking or diving in the resorts of Aqaba.

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Mountain
    Mountain
  • Desert
    Desert
  • Local culture
    Local culture
  • Seaside
    Seaside
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Q. Alia Airport (Welcome to Jordan) – Amman

Meet and assist at Queen Alia international airport by our representative, after visa formalities, transfer to Amman hotel, check in, Dinner and overnight .

Visited:
Amman
Accommodation
Night at hotel Al Waleed (Amman)

Day 2: Amman – Madaba – Mt. Nebo – Kings Highway – Kerak – Dana

Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Madaba .Visit Madaba (City of Mosaics), where you will see the unique map of the Holy Land in St. George Church 6th C. AD. Madaba and its hinterlands were repeatedly mentioned in the Old Testament as Madaba. Then proceed to visit the Sanctuary at Mount Nebo (Memorial burial place of Prophet Moses). Mont Nebo is the place where Moses viewed the holy land of Canaan. Mont Nebo’s first church was built in the late fourth century to mark the site. Whether you approach Karak from the ancient Kings’ Highway to the east or from the Dead Sea to the west, the striking silhouette of this fortified town and castle will instantly make you understand why the fates of kings and nations were decided here. An ancient Crusader stronghold, Karak sits 900 m (2,952 ft.) above sea level and lies inside the walls of the old city .Kerak’s best – reserved halls and passageways are located underground and can only be reached through a massive door. The city of Kerak was the ancient capital of Moab. During the Roman times it was known as Characomba. Late afternoon arrive to Dana, check in. Dinner and overnight.

Visited:
AmmanMadabaNebo, Kerak, Ḑānā
Accommodation
Night at Dana Hotel (Ḑānā)

Day 3: Dana Nature Reserve – Shobak – Little Petra – Petra

Breakfast, start to explore Dana Nature Reserve with a local English speaking guide. Dana offers a vast diversity of landscapes; there are wooded highlands, rocky slopes, sand dunes and stony deserts. Hiking for 2- 3 hours, accompanied by a tour guide. Continue to visit Shobak castle, Once called “Le Krak de Montreal”, Shobak refers to the castle as well as to its surrounding group of ten villages. The castle is located less than an hour’s drive north of Petra, and was inhabited till the 1950s. It is perched on the side of a mountain, with a grand sweep of fruit trees below. Built during the crusader times, 894 years ago, Shobak castle appears as a natural extension of a dramatic hill. Proceed to visit Petra (the site of Siq el bared). Arrive in the evening in Petra. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Accommodation
Night at Tetra Tree (Petra)

Day 4: Petra (Full Day Visit With Local Guide)

Breakfast, visit the unique "Red- Rose" city of Petra, built by the Arab Nabatean’s who hewed their monumental tombs, palaces, temples and treasury from the desert rock’s sandstone in its’ natural hues of rose and gold. Explore the spectacular treasures of Petra (The Nabatean city, you will begin your trip on horseback for 700m (2,296 ft.) till the entrance of the impressive narrow gorge (Siqu), leads marvelously to the magical moment, where you get a glimpse of the Treasury, proceeding to the street of facades, the Royal Tombs, the Cardo, Temples, Churches, Museums, Monastery or High Place of Sacrifice. Dinner & Overnight at hotel in Petra.

Visited:
Petra
Accommodation
Night at Tetra Tree (Petra)

Day 5: Petra second visit – Wadi Rum

Breakfast, leisure Petra on your own. Petra is sometimes called the “Lost City,” in spite of its being such an important city in antiquity, after the 14th century AD, Petra was completely lost to the western world. It was rediscovered in 1812 by the Swiss traveler, Johann Ludwig Burckhardt, who tricked his way into the fiercely guarded site by pretending to be an Arab from India wishing to make a sacrifice at the tomb of the Prophet Aaron. Transfer to Wadi Rum, dinner and overnight in the camp.

Visited:
PetraWadi Rum
Accommodation
Night at Dream Camp (Wadi Rum)

Day 6: Wadi Rum – Full Day Hiking

Breakfast in the camp. Meet our Bedouin stuff in Wadi Rum (composed of a desert guide, a cook responsible for meal preparation and installation of temporary camp for each night, according to the planned route), start a hike tour for 2 hours, a picnic lunch near Burda. Then 3 hours walk in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight in a temporary camp at Um Frouth.

Visited:
Wadi Rum
Accommodation
Night at Dream Camp (Wadi Rum)

Day 7: Wadi Rum – Second Day Hiking

Breakfast, second full day of hiking in the desert, We trace through pink sand dunes, we will explore the massive `s Um Frouth, um Ngour, the Siq Nugra, picnic during the trip. Installation of a temporary camp at Um Sabatah, dinner and overnight.

Visited:
Wadi Rum
Accommodation
Night at Dream Camp (Wadi Rum)

Day 8: Wadi Rum – Third Day Hiking

Breakfast, third full day of walking in the desert, of 5:00 to 6:00 steps, picnic during the excursion. Installing the temporary camp on the side of Lawrence Arabia house. Dinner and overnight.

Visited:
Wadi Rum
Accommodation
Night at Dream Camp (Wadi Rum)

Day 9: Wadi Rum – Dead Sea

Breakfast, transfer to the lowest spot on earth 398m (1306 FT.) below sea level - the Dead Sea time for leisure and swimming. Enjoying the bizarre, delightful experience of floating" on the surface of buoyant waters, nine times saltier than the regular sea water. The therapeutic water of the Dead Sea, combined with the valley’s fertile land and warm climate, attracted people to live, hunt and farm in the area since the Stone Age. Dinner and overnight at Dead sea hotel.

Accommodation
Night at Ramada Dead Sea (Dead Sea)

Day 10: Daed sea – Q. Alia Airport

Breakfast, transfer to Q. Alia Airport for departure.

Visited:
Dead Sea

Amman Madaba Nebo Kerak Ḑānā Shobak Petra Wadi Rum Dead Sea

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

For 2 Adults
Season Price Per Adult
Prices Starting From
October 2019 to December 2020 $1,500
December 2019 to December 2020 $1,320

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent

Not included in price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
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