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1 Day History tour itinerary for jordan: Discover Umm Quais And Ajloun Castle

Amman, Petra, Aqaba, Jerash, al Karak

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Discover Umm Quais and Ajloun Castle

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Take the opportunity to explore north of Jordan in a day tour from Amman. Start with the Greco-Roman ruins in Umm Quais from where you will see a panoramic view over the sea of Galilee and Golan Heights. Stroll in Jerash, the city founded by Alexander the Great, and marvel at the Roman remains. Pay a visit to the Islamic castle in Ajloun.

DAY 01

Tour program

  • In the morning, we drive two hours from Amman to Gadara (Umm Qais), which belonged to the famous Decapolis, a union of 10 cities, founded by Alexander the Great. Here, you have an overwhelming view over the north Jordan Valley, the Golan Heights and the Sea of Galilee. Stroll through the Greco-Roman remains.

  • Proceed towards Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. Visit the spectacular forum, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum and the Temple of Artemis.

  • Next stop is Ajloun, the great 12th-century Islamic castle built around 1184/85 by the famous Islamic leader Salah al-Din.

  • Transfer to your Amman hotel or residence.

  • 85 USD Per Adult (* 4 Persons (Sharing Trip))
  • 104 USD Per Adult (* 3 Persons (Sharing Trip))
  • 110 USD Per Adult (* 2 Persons (Sharing Trip))
  • 184 USD Per Adult (* 1 Person)
  • Transport by private, air-conditioned vehicle with English speaking driver. 

  • Private English speaking spot guide in Jerash (about 1 hour). 

  • Entrance fee Umm Quais, Jerash and Ajloun Castle.

  • Mineral water on board of the vehicle.

Exclusions:

  • 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 AM

Amman, Petra, Aqaba, Jerash, al Karak

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