Day 1 Amman Arrive in Amman at any time, there are no planned activities. After learning more about the tour and plans for the following day, choose to head out for an optional dinner at a local restaurant with the CEO and the group.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Arrival Airport Transfer
Day 2 Amman/Dead Sea (1B, 1D) After breakfast, set off on a half-day trip to Jerash, a fascinating place and one of the largest and most well-preserved Roman sites outside of Italy. Next, head to the Dead Sea. Afterwards, relax under an umbrella next to one of the freshwater swimming pools or enjoy the other facilities at the resort hotel. Why not indulge in an optional massage or one of the other health and beauty therapies available?
Jerash Guided Visit
Private Vehicle (1.00-1.50 hours)
Private Vehicle (2.00-2.50 hours)
Day 3 Dead Sea/Wādī Mūsá (1B) Depart early today for the long but very interesting drive by way of the King's Highway to Petra. The first stop is Mount Nebo, which is believed by many to be the site of Moses' death and has thus been a centre for pilgrimage since the earliest Christian times.
Visit the town of Madaba which has some of the finest Byzantine mosaics in the world and Karak Castle, the largest late Islamic castle in Jordan. Arrive in the early evening at Wadi Musa, our base for the next 3 nights.
Mt Nebo Visit
Madaba Mosaics Guided Tour
Karak Castle Guided Visit
Private Vehicle (10.00 hour(s))
Day 4 Wādī Mūsá (1B) Enjoy 2 full days to explore this wonderful site. After breakfast at the hotel, depart for a full-day tour of Petra. The guide will give a brief history of the city, which the Nabateans carved from the living rock of the surrounding mountains. The site is large, but group members can set their own pace depending on the weather and the interests of the group.
Petra Guided Tour
Day 5 Wādī Mūsá (1B, 1D) The morning is free to return and explore Petra at your own pace. In the evening, enjoy a cooking demonstration and a dinner of local specialties.
Cooking Demonstration with Dinner
Day 6 Petra/Wadi Rum (1B, 1L, 1D) After breakfast at the hotel, head to Al Beidha, also known as 'Little Petra'. This site is literally hidden away in a mountain and is a miniature version of Petra. It contains a number of notable tombs and offers a glimpse of Petra without the crowds.
Later, drive to Wadi Rum, a vast, silent landscape of ancient riverbeds and the largest and most magnificent of Jordan's desert landscapes.
Enjoy lunch head deep into the desert on a 4x4 excursion. Visit water reserves, natural arches, sands dunes, Rock bridges and enjoy the sunset with cup of Bedouin tea before heading back to the lodge for dinner.
Siq al-Barid (Little Petra) Visit
4x4 Desert Trip
Private Vehicle (2.00 hour(s))
Day 7 Wadi Rum/Amman (1B, 1D) In the morning, return to Amman by way of the Desert Highway. Head out together to enjoy a final dinner and celebrate the end of a wonderful journey.
Private Vehicle (3.50 hour(s))
Day 8 Amman (1B) Depart at any time.
Please note: check-out time from the hotel is normally mid-morning, but luggage storage facilities are available.