Female explorer in scarf and sunglasses relaxing at the camel bedouin camp at the beautiful landscape in the desert of Jordan

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Jordan

From the ancient city of Petra to the breathtaking Dead Sea and sublime desert landscapes of Wadi Rum in between, Jordan has delighted visitors for centuries.


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Best Things to Do

Jordan has a rich culture, ancient ruins, incredible hospitality and wonderful landscapes. Use our nine favorite experiences to help plan your itinerary.

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Things to Know

With top tips on safety, seasons and local etiquette, we've got all the insight you need to start planning your first incredible trip to Jordan.

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Transportation

The best way to get around Jordan depends on you, your preferences, budget, itinerary and travel style. Here’s some insight to help you decide.

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Visa Requirements

Jordan’s ancient sites, beaches and desert vistas draw enthralled visitors from around the world. Here's how to obtain a visa and start planning your trip.

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Money and Costs

Jordan isn't known for its budget options but it's all a matter of knowing where to look. Use our top tips to help plan your budget adventure.

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Traveling with Kids

Jordan is a massively underrated destination for family travel – here are our tips for planning an incredible trip with kids.

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Best Road Trips

Jordan packs a lot of ancient culture and staggering sights into a small space. Here's how to explore it all on a riveting road trip.

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Lonely Planet Magazine, Issue 118, October 2018, Jordan, Middle East
People explore the ancient ruins of Petra.

Hiking

How to hike the Jordan Trail, a cross-country trek in the Middle East

Jun 11, 2024 • 5 min read

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