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4 Days History tour itinerary for jordan: Bask Under Sun & Moon

Amman, Petra, Jerash, Madaba, Wadi Rum, Dead Sea (Jordan)

Architecture Tour
History Tour
Desert Tour

Don't miss out on the treasures of the Roman era as you traverse through the cities of Jordan. Explore theatres, admire mosaics, get amazed by the Pink City, enjoy a desert safari and camp in a majestic landscape and float in the Sea of Salt. Also, visit Citadel Hill with the remains of Temple of Hercules, the Umayyad Palace, and many more Roman archaeological sites.

DAY 01

Q.A.I.A - JERASH-AMMAN overnight


  • Get picked up by your Amman tour guide from the airport who will also assist you in completing immigration formalities.

  • Head straight to the hotel.

  • Then, visit Jerash, one of the best-preserved Roman-era cities in the world.

  • Here, trace the chariot routs on the Cardo, admire mosaics which were laid contemporaneously to those found in Madaba, and test the acoustics of the North and South Theatres.

  • Transfer to your hotel in Amman.

DAY 02

Amman-petra visit-wadi rum overnight


  • After having breakfast in the hotel, head to Petra, chosen in 2007 as one of the "New Seven Wonders of the World" and it's a rose-coloured sandstone structure.

  • At the end of the day, head to Wadi Rum to camp for the night.

Overnight & dinner at the camp.

DAY 03

wadi rum -desert safari - dead sea overnight

Wadi Rum

  • After breakfast at the camp, enjoy a Desert Safari for about 2 hours.

  • Transfer to the lowest point on earth, the Dead Sea which is the relic of a giant inland lake. 

Dinner & overnight at the Dead Sea Hotel.

DAY 04

dead sea - mont nebo-madaba-amman city tour - deaprture from q.a.i.a


  • Start your day by having an early morning breakfast.

  • Then, head to Mount Nebo and according to scriptures; this is the mountain where Prophet Moses was shown the Promised Land before he died.

  • Continue to Madaba, an amiable market town of Moab, best known for a collection of Byzantine-era mosaics. 

  • Then, transfer to Amman also known for the Citadel which sits on the highest hill in Amman.

  • Here, see the striking sights of the Temple of Hercules and the Ummayad Palace.

  • Continue towards Roman Theatre, a magnificently restored theatre and the most obvious and impressive remnant of Roman Philadelphia and is a highlight of Amman. 

  • At the end of the day, your Amman tour guide will assist you with all the departure formalities.

  • 399 EUR Per Adult (* Double room sharing. This tour is valid from 1 pax till 5 pax.)
  • Amman tour guide services.

  • Free visa to Jordan for the Non-Restricted Nationalities.

  • Transportation as per itinerary with modern & air-conditioning with English speaking driver.

  • Local Guide in Jerash & Petra for 2 Hours approx for each site.

  • Accommodation for 3 nights at 3* Hotels/Camp.

  • 3 Breakfasts at Hotels/Camp.

  • 3 Dinners at Hotels/Camp.

  • Entrance fees to the mentioned sites of the itinerary.

  • Safari jeep tour at Wadi Rum for 2 hours approx.

  • Water.

  • Any item not mentioned in the itinerary.

  • Accommodation at Wadi Rum Camp is based on superior tents with private bathrooms in each tent. 

  • The final itinerary will be according to flight details (arrival & departure times).

  • Early booking is strongly recommended in order to secure bookings.

  • Jerash is located only 40 kilometres north of Amman; visitors today can trace the chariot ruts on the Cardo, admire the mosaics which were laid contemporaneously to those found in Madaba, and test the acoustics of the North and South theatres.

  • Petra is located in the midst of about 100 ruggedly dramatic square kilometres of Wadi Araba. It is an area of a living museum of 10,000 years of human history.

  • T.E. Lawrence, the legendary Lawrence of Arabia, came to Wadi Rum many times, both in his pursuit of success during the Great Arab Revolt of 1917 to 1918, but also because he found solace in the isolation. Wadi Rum still rewards visitors today with peace and unceasing beauty. The magnificence of Rum lies primarily in its amazing geology even one that looks like a giant face in profile. The springs that appear throughout Wadi Rum were created when ancient rainfall permeated the sandstone, was stopped by the granite and found tiny fissures to form pools.

  • The Dead Sea is the remnant of Lake Lisan which was 200 kilometres long and 200 metres deep than the current level of Dead Sea. As the lake contracted, it left lake Tiberias and the Dead Sea, which is 405 metres below sea level. 

  • The most famous mosaics in Madaba is the map on the floor of St George’s Church, but there are many others in different parts of the town, several of them even more complete and vibrantly colourful. 

  • Jebel Al Qala’a (about 850m above sea level) is the site of ancient Rabbath-Ammon. Occupied since the Bronze Age; it's surrounded by a 1700m-long wall, which was rebuilt many times during the Bronze and Iron Ages, as well as the Roman, Byzantine and Umayyad periods. 

  • The Roman theatre is cut into the northern side of a hill and has a seating capacity of 6000. The best time for photographs is in the morning when the light is soft. The views from the top just before sunset are also superb.

Amman, Petra, Jerash, Madaba, Wadi Rum, Dead Sea (Jordan)

Architecture Tour
History Tour
Desert Tour

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