Jordan is a destination steeped in history, luxury and culture, with hundreds if not thousands of years of history in its make-up. It is synonymous with many religious stories and for that fact, is well heard of by many people, but how many have been there? Take the opportunity to experience the magical wonder of this country and understand for yourself why when people talk of Jordan, they're thinking of its unimaginable beauty and luxury!
- Visit one of the New 7 Wonders of the World – the “Rose Red City” of Petra
- Undertake a City Tour of Amman which allows you to see both the old and new parts of the city
- To make the most of the experience, a professional guide will walk you through the magical Al Khazneh
- Departs: london
- Arrives: amman, Jordan
- Departs: amman, Jordan
- Arrives: london
Essential Jordan - Superior Tour
- As Per Itinerary
- As Per Itinerary
- The perfect way to introduce Jordan
- Explore one of the new 7 Wonders of the World
- Includes Excursions & Activities throughout your holiday
This unforgettable 3 night tour is the perfect way to discover the essential sites of the Arab Kingdom of Jordan. Set on the East Bank of the River Jordan and extending into the historic region of Palestine, this area offers everything from modern entertainment in Amman (including a city tour) to World-Class cultural and historical sites such as Petra and Jerash.
Day 1 - Airport - Amman
You will be greeted on arrival at Queen Alia International Airport and then transferred to your hotel in Amman for an overnight stay.
Day 2 – Visit to Petra
After breakfast, visit one of the New 7 Wonders of the World – the “Rose Red City” of Petra. Celebrating the 200th year of its rediscovery in 2012, the ancient Nabatean city of Petra is without a doubt Jordan’s most valuable treasure and greatest tourist attraction. Built over 200 years ago by the Arab Nabeatans from the desert’s natural rose-coloured rocks and sandstones, Petra is filled with historical monuments of cultural significance. The greatest monument of Petra, “Al Khazneh” (the treasury monument) comes into view at the end of the Siq. To make the most of the experience, a professional guide will walk you through this magical city, helping you to discover why the why the city was such an important business hub in ancient times. Return back to Amman for overnight stay.
Day 3 – Jerash & Amman City Tour
After breakfast, proceed to visit Jerash, ‘the Jewel of the North’ - one of the largest and most well-preserved sites of Roman architecture in the world. The ancient city of Jerash boasts an unbroken chain of human occupation dating back more than 6,500 years. It will prepare you for the equally impressive Petra later in the trip. The site is now generally acknowledged to be one of the best-preserved Roman provincial towns in the world. It has been restored over the last 70 years, to uncover comprising paved and colonnaded streets, handsome theatres, soaring hilltop temples, baths, fountains, spacious public squares and plazas, and city walls pierced by towers and gates. Back in Amman, undertake a City Tour which allows you to see both the old and new parts of the city. Return to the hotel in Amman for overnight stay.
Day 4 – Amman – Airport
After breakfast, you will be transferred from your hotel in Amman to Queen Alia International Airport with full assistance through all airport procedures to end your trip.
£709 per person
Your holidays include:
- Representation Services