Join a small-group tour to Jerash, one of the largest and best preserved sites of Roman architecture. Explore the plazas, baths, fountains, hilltop temples, classic colonnades and city walls. See Amman the capital of Jordan. Learn about daily life today and in days of old on this 8-hour tour.
Start your tour with pickup from your hotel near the Dead Sea at 8am. Travel north to Jerash, the most well-preserved city of the Roman empire outside of Italy. Journey through this Decapolis city often called the Pompeii of the East. See a great example of roman urbanization with its Temple of Artemis, Hadrian Arch, baths, theaters, and more. Walk the streets pass the Forum with its oval colonnade and the remaining city walls. Learn about this city rich in history with ruins dating back to the Neolithic Age.Visit Jordan's capital Amman. Drive through Jabal Al for a breathtaking view of old Amman from the Citadel. Spend some free time in downtown Amman at the gold and spice market, Al Bukaria Souk. Shop for traditional clothing, souvenirs and more. See King Abdullah Mosque and other mosques on a panoramic tour of the city. Go by Coptic Orthodox church, art galleries and cafes as you head towards Rainbow Street. Spot the Jordan River Foundation and the residence of King Talal. Learn first-hand of the contrast between the old and traditional lifestyle versus the new and modern, during your time in the Abdoun and Swefieh areas. Take a ride by the Taj Mall and Galeria Mall, some of the many shopping malls in these areas. Return to your hotel at the end of the tour.