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Full-Day Bethany, Mt. Nebo, Madaba & Machearus Tour
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Religious, Culture, Sightseeing

  • Duration

    1 Day

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English, Filipino, French, German, Italian, Spanish

Description

Go on a full-day tour and visit the important religious sites around the Jordan Valley. Head to Bethany beyond Jordan, where Jesus Christ was baptized. Go to Mt Nebo, the burial site of Prophet Moses. Move to Madaba to see the St George Church with the mosaic map of the Holy Land. Stop by Machearus, where John the Baptist was imprisoned and beheaded.

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    • 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, move 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. Walk around for 30 minutes to reach the top of the hill.

    • Transfer to the Amman hotel or residence.

What's Included
  • 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.

What's Excluded

Exclusions:

  • Guide service.

  • Meals and beverage not stated.

  • Tips and private expenses.

Know before you go
  • 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.

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • harlene
    Thank you Petra Nights Tours for the unforgettable experience! Very organized and professional tour operator in Jordan. The company provided a comfortable private vehicle with unlimited water which is not offered by many other tour companies. They also offered Jordanian mobile phone, so we could contact them during the tour for any unforeseen incidents. Over all, based on our experience, we highly recommend Petra Nights Tours to everyone who want to visit Jordan.
Starting From

From

USD 160.00 / person

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