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5 Days History tour itinerary for jordan: Cross Allenby Border After Exploring The Rose City

Amman, Petra, Jerusalem, Bethlehem

Religious Tour
Archeology Tour
History Tour

Discover the Rose Red City that was lost for centuries. Then, pass through Allenby border for a tour some of the holiest Christian sites. Visit several churches and heritage sites before crossing back to the largest city of Jordan.

DAY 01

Arrival in AMMAN

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    Meet a representative at Queen Alia Airport and transfer to Amman.

Overnight in Amman.

DAY 02


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  • After breakfast, drive to the south of Jordan via the desert highway to Petra with your Petra tour guide. 

  • Visit Petra the home of the Nabataeans; a complete city carved in a mountain with huge colourful rocks that called “the red rose city”. The tour will start by crossing the “Siq” lined by cliffs up to the treasury; the pride of all Jordanians, the royal tomb, theatre, the high place of sacrifice and roman soldier tombs.

  • After the tour ends, drive back to Amman.

Overnight in Amman.

DAY 03


  • After breakfast, transfer from your hotel in Amman to Allenby border (using normal shuttle bus or VIP services)  to cross to Jerusalem.

  • Drive to the Mount of Olives for a wonderful view of Jerusalem with your Jerusalem tour guide.

  • Go to Peter Noster where the Lord’s Prayer is offered in different languages.

  • From the Mount of Olives, the traditional Palm Sunday route takes you to the foot of the hill. 

  • See the Garden of Gethsemane with its ancient olive trees.

  • Enter the Old City through the Dung gate to visit the Wailing (or western) Wall and view the Haram Al Sharif with the Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock.

  • Walk to Via Dolorosa with its Stations of the Cross till you arrive at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where Jesus was crucified and buried, and then rose again.

  • Leave the city through the bazaars to the west by Jaffa Gate.

  • Drive through West Jerusalem to see the various landmarks.

Overnight in Jerusalem.

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DAY 04


  • Depart from your hotel to Bethlehem, crossing into the West Bank and stopping at the Separation Wall.

  • Head into Bethlehem to see the Church of Nativity.

  • Proceed to Shepherd’s Fields in Beit Sahour. 

  • Visit sites such as Mahane Yehuda Market, Yad Vashem (the Holocaust Museum), or the Israel Museum (where you can see the Dead Sea Scrolls). Please discuss your preference with your driver or guide, and note that museums can shut early on some days.

  • Drive through the New City of Jerusalem and visit the various landmarks. 

  • Transfer to Allenby border (using normal shuttle bus or VIP services ) to cross over to Amman.

Overnight in Amman.

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DAY 05


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  • After breakfast, transfer to Queen Alia Airport for departure.

  • 598 EUR Per Adult (* Sharing a twin or triple standard rooms)
  • Meet and assist at Queen Alia Airport upon arrival and departure.

  • Breakfast 

  • Entrance fees to the mentioned sites in the program.

  • 4 nights’ accommodation includes bed and breakfast sharing a twin or triple standard room. (Single supplement applies if you want a single room.)

  • Transport by experienced English speaking driver in an air-conditioned vehicle.

  • English speaking local Petra guide in Petra for 2 – 3 hours for individuals (4 -1) persons

  • Government Licensed English speaking tour guide in Jordan for a group of 5 persons and more.

  • Government Licensed English speaking tour guide in Jerusalem.

  • Jordan collective visa for groups 5 persons and more (full passport details must receive prior arrival).

  • Portage at hotels and airport.

  • 1 small mineral water per person per day.

  • All lunches and dinner.

  • All drinks.

  • Any services not mentioned in the program.

  • Visa fee to Jordan (US$ 60.00) per person for individuals (– 1 4) persons.

  • Departure taxes (15$ pp at land borders). Airport tax is usually included on air-tickets. Taxes subject to change with no notice.

  • Exit tax out of Palestine/ Israel: NIS 182 pp (approx $52 pp – subject to change).

  • Transfers between the Israeli terminal and the Jordanian terminal. Cost of the shuttle bus is JOD 7 pp ( $10) plus JOD 1.50 ($2) per piece of luggage each way.

  • Tips for driver, guide and hotel staff.

  • Any airfare.

  • Carriages in Petra.

  • Based on sharing a twin or triple standard rooms, subject to availability. 

Amman, Petra, Jerusalem, Bethlehem

Religious Tour
Archeology Tour
History Tour

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