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8 Days Architecture tour itinerary for jordan: Visit Historic City Landmarks

Amman, Petra, Dead Sea (Jordan), Wadi Rum, Aqaba, Umm Qais, Jerash, Madaba, al Karak

Architecture Tour
Archeology Tour
Camping Tour
Visit historic city landmarks

local food


Visit iconic city attractions of the Jordan Folklore Museum, Amphitheater, Nymphaeum, Amra Castle, Artemis Temple, Amra Castle, Qasr Kharanah,  Azraq Fort etc. on this tour. Be taken away by the desert landscapes here!

DAY 01

arrival in amman

  • Upon arrival at Amman Airport, our representative meets you with sign after you passed through the customs. 

  • Transfer to the hotel in Amman for overnight.

DAY 02

Amman City Tour - Jerash

  • After breakfast, start the day with a city tour in Amman. 

  • Visit the Amphitheater, Jordan Folklore Museum and the Citadel. 

  • Drive in the north of Jordan to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. 

  • Visit the spectacular Forum, Roman street, the Nymphaeum and Artemis Temple. 

  • Back to hotel in Amman for overnight.

DAY 03

desert castle - dead sea

  • Starts our tour to the Desert Castles in eastern Jordan. 

  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site Amra Castle with it's zodiac dome and the early examples of Omayyad fresco paintings. Moreover, you view the fortress-like mysterious Qasr Kharanah and the black basalt Roman/Medieval Islamic fort at Azraq. 

  • Continue to Dead Sea hotel, check in. 

  • The remainder of the day free with the opportunity to make the unique floating experience at the Dead Sea.

DAY 04

Madaba - Mt. Nebo - King's Way - Kerak Castle - Petra

  • After breakfast we depart to Mt. Nebo. This is the place where Moses gazed at the promised land before he died and believed to be his burial place. 

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

  • Proceed to Madaba, to view the famous mosaic 6th century map of Palestine in St. George's church. 

  • Drive to Kerak along the famous ancient biblical caravan route the King's Way. 

  • Make a short stop in Wadi Al-Mujib, a great wide valley with magnificent geological formation. 

  • Visit in Kerak the famous Crusader castle built in 1132/34 by King Baldwin I of Jerusalem. 

  • Continue to Petra for overnight.

DAY 05


  • Visit the red rose city Petra, the biggest attraction of Jordan. Petra was first established around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabataean Arabs, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and founded a commercial empire. You can start the trip on horseback or by foot to the canyon, the so called Siq, and then walk to the most beautiful monument: the Treasury, from here to the Street of Facades, the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh's Castle. 

  • Overnight in Petra.

DAY 06

wadi rum - aqaba

  • In the morning we drive 1.5 hours southwards to the protected area of Wadi Rum, one of the most impressing desert landscapes in the world. Here still Bedouins live in a traditional way,

  • Head to Aqaba at the Red Sea, where the rest of the day is free. 

  • Overnight in Aqaba.

DAY 07


  • Breakfast and overnight at the hotel, no other services provided. Free day to enjoy the Red Sea resort of Aqaba. Just relax, explore the duty free shopping facilities or have fun with popular water activities like swimming, snorkeling or diving. 

  • Overnight in Aqaba.

DAY 08

aqaba - amman

  • Dependent from your departure time transfer for about 4 hours to Amman Airport to say farewell and board your flight.

  • 1750 USD Per Adult
  • 2x hotel accommodation in Amman with breakfast.

  • 1x hotel accommodation at the Dead Sea with breakfast.

  • 2x hotel accommodation in Petra with breakfast. 

  • 2x hotel accommodation in Aqaba with breakfast.

  • Transfers in A/C, new vehicle with English speaking, assisting (Jordanian) driver.

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

  • English speaking spot (Jordanian) guide in Petra (about 2.5 hours).

  • Entrance fees to mentioned sites.

  • 700 meters horse ride in Petra from the main gate until the beginning of the Siq (not mandatory, horse handler expects a tip).

  • 2.5 hours 4x4 Jeep tour with Bedouin driver in Wadi Rum desert.

  • Airfare.

  • Travel insurance.

  • Jordanian visa (obtainable at Amman Airport for 40 JD = 60 USD per person).

  • Lunch & dinner meals.

  • Tips and private expenses.

Amman, Petra, Dead Sea (Jordan), Wadi Rum, Aqaba, Umm Qais, Jerash, Madaba, al Karak

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