4 minute video on Petra
Day 1 Oct. 26 - CAIRO I AMMAN
After breakfast, depart for Jordan. Arrival at Amman Airport for meet & assist by our airport representative through customs and formalities. Transfer to Amman Hotel for dinner and overnight. (B,D)
Day 2 Oct. 27 - AMMAN I MADABA I MOUNT NEBO I KERAK I SHOBAK I PETRA
This morning, enjoy a scenic drive along the King’s Highway to visit Madaba, the City of Mosaics. The oldest mosaic map of the Holy Land exists on the floor of Saint George’s Church, and the city features many famous mosaics that exist in both public and private buildings. Visit Mount Nebo, the alleged burial site of Moses, overlooking the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea, where Franciscans built a simple structure that protects a 4th and 6th Century Byzantine church. Continue to Kerak for a photo stop before proceeding to Shobak Castle. Built in 1115, it was the first of many fortifications built by King Baldwin I of Jerusalem to guard the road from Egypt to Damascus. It successfully resisted a number of sieges until it fell to Saladin’s troops in 1189. Dinner and overnight at Petra Hotel. (B,D)
Day 3 Oct. 28 - PETRA
After breakfast, you will begin your full day visit of Petra; a city carved into the rose-red Sharah Mountains by the Nabateans and lost to civilization until rediscovered in 1812 by the Swiss explorer, John Lewis Burkhardt. Walk through the Siq, a narrow and winding fissure between the cliffs, to reach the Treasury, the Roman Theater, the Courts, Qasr Bint Pharaoun, the Temple of the Winged Lion and other breathtaking monuments. Dinner and overnight at Petra Hotel. (B,D)
Day 4 Oct.29 - PETRA I LITTLE PETRA I WADI RUM I AMMAN
This morning, you will have a short drive to Little Petra, where you will walk through the 8,000-year-old excavated stone-age villages of Beidah and Basta, wander among the ruins of settlements of the biblical Edomites, and explore the sprawling remains of the Roman legionary fortress at Udruh. Continue to Wadi Rum, where the movie “Lawrence of Arabia” was filmed. Here you will enjoy a 2-hour Jeep tour to view the desert and its awe-inspiring moon-like landscape. Drive back to Amman via the desert highway for dinner and overnight. (B,D)
Day 5 Oct. 30 - I AMMAN TO USA (OR EXTEND YOUR STAY)
After breakfast, you will be transferred from your hotel to Amman Airport for departure, with the assistance of our airport representatives through customs and formalities. (B)
$1435 per person, double occupancy.
$2080 single occupancy.
Airfare to Jordan approximately $300.
Amman Grand Millennium Hotel - 5*
Petra Movenpick - 5*
Hotel accommodation for 4 nights including breakfast & dinner
•Meet & assist upon arrival & departure
•Private English-speaking guide through all touring days except last day as transfer day
•Entrance fees to sites mentioned in the program that requires entrance fees
•Hotel accommodation for 4 nights including breakfast & dinner
•Meet & assist upon arrival & departure
•Private English-speaking guide through all touring days except last
day as transfer day
•Entrance fees to sites mentioned in the program that requires
•Water onboard vehicles on daily basis (1 bottle of 500ML per
person per day)
•Horse riding in Petra as part of Petra Entry Ticket during the first
visit of Petra only
•2 hours tour in Wadi Rum by the open Bedouin trucks
•Portages at hotels and airport
•Transportation by AC Private vehicles
•All applicable taxes
Cancellations any time before departure: $250 per person
Cancellations between 90-61 days before departure: 25% of land cost per person.
Cancellations between 60-46 days before departure: 50% of land cost per person,
Cancellations between 45-16 days before departure: 75% of land cost per person,
Cancellations between 15 days until day of departure: 100% of the land cost for entire group and individual (no shows)
**In addition to penalties that are imposed by other suppliers such as airlines, hotels, etc. A passenger becoming a single, as a result of a partner’s cancellation, must pay the single supplement.
Conditions: Price is per person, land only based on double room occupancy.