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1 Day Culture tour itinerary for jordan: Explore Jordan's Religious Side

Amman, Petra, Aqaba, Jerash, al Karak, Madaba

Religious
Religious Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
Sightseeing
Sightseeing Tour
Explore Jordan

Historic Site

Madaba-Jordan

This tour encompasses important religious sites around Jordan Valley. Visit Bethany beyond Jordan, where Jesus Christ was baptized; Mt Nebo; the burial site of Prophet Moses in Madaba St George’s Church with the mosaic map of the Holy Land; and Machearus, where John the Baptist was imprisoned and beheaded.

DAY 01

Program Itinerary

  • Morning time we drive to the Jordan Valley towards Bethany at the Jordan River. This is the place where the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist took place.

  • Have a look at Elijah's Hill, where Prophet Elijah ascended to heaven.

  • Proceed to Mt. Nebo, the place where Prophet Moses gazed at the Promised Land before he died.

  • Visit the old monastery overlooking the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea, and parts of the Holy Land.

  • Later, proceed towards Madaba to find the famous mosaic 6th-century map of Palestine in St. George’s church.

  • Continue to Machaerus, the hilltop stronghold of Herod the Great, King of Judea. His son Herod Antipas inherited the fortress. He ordered the beheading of John the Baptist after Salome's fateful dance in this site. You have to walk 30 minutes to reach the top of the hill.

  • Transfer to your Amman hotel or residence.

  • 89 USD Per Adult (* 4 Persons (Sharing Trip)
  • 99 USD Per Adult (* 3 Persons (Sharing Trip))
  • 102 USD Per Adult (* 2 Persons (Sharing Trip))
  • 160 USD Per Adult (* 1 Person)
  • Transport by private, air-conditioned, new vehicle with English-speaking driver. 

  • Entrance fee Baptism Site, Mt Nebo, Madaba St George's Church and Machaerus.

  • Mineral water on board the vehicle.

Exclusions:

  • Guide service.

  • Meals and beverage not stated.

  • Tips and private expenses.

  • Trip Duration: Approximately 8hours

  • Trip Type: Private Tour by Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Trip Runs: Everyday

  • Tour Starts/Ends: Amman Hotel or Amman Residential

  • Pick up Time: 08:00 AMAt the Baptism Site, you will be taken with other visitors by shuttle bus closer to the Jordan River.

Amman, Petra, Aqaba, Jerash, al Karak, Madaba

Religious
Religious Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
Sightseeing
Sightseeing Tour
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