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Full-Day Kharana, Amra, And Azraq Castle Tour
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Archeology, Photography, Sightseeing

  • Duration

    1 Day

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English, Filipino, French, German, Italian, Spanish

Description

Visit three desert castles, Kharana, Amra, and Azraq, on a full-day tour. Explore the castles, that were built in the Umayyad period, between the 7th and 8th centuries. Amra Castle is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, due to its fresco paintings. Discover Wetland Reserve Azraq, a small oasis in this basalt desert with an expert tour guide.

  • Visit the Desert Castles of Jordon expand_more
    • Start the tour of the desert castles in eastern Jordan with a Jordanian tour guide/driver. 

    • The Amra Castle is adorned with a zodiac dome and the early examples of Omayyad fresco paintings.

    • Nearby, Azraq Oasis is located. This is a unique wetland, through the only permanent source of freshwater, in approximately 12,000 square kilometres of desert. 

    • Visitors can see here, several natural and ancient built pools, a seasonally flooded marshland, and a popular place for bird watching in spring and autumn.

    • Return to your Amman hotel or residence.

What's Included
  • Transport by private, air-conditioned vehicle with English-speaking Jordanian driver.

  • Entrance fee 3 Desert Castles and Azraq Oasis.

  • Mineral water on board of the vehicle.

What's Excluded
  • Meals and beverage not stated.

  • Tips and private expenses.

Know before you go
  • Trip Duration: Approximately 6hours

  • Trip Type: Private Tour by Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Trip Runs: Everyday

  • Tour Starts/Ends: Amman Hotels or Amman Residential

  • Pick up time: 08:00 AM (Flexible)

  • The best time to visit the Azraq Oasis is spring and autumn.

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.
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USD 158.00 / person

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