Jordan 7 Night Classic Tour
Visit a land of biblical stories and ancient civilisations with this classic 7 night tour of Jordan.
Jordan is one of the most interesting destinations in the world to visit and what better way to discover this splendid country than by taking a 7 night private escorted tour visiting the magnificent ruined city of Petra, the stunning landscape of the Wadi Rum and the unique relaxing waters of the Dead Sea.
Prices are per person including; based on 2 travelling
Jordan 7 Night Classic Tour & Options
Jordan Classic Tour Details
Jordan Classic Tour Details Itinerary
Depart UK to Amman. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel for two nights.
Jerash & Ajloun
Start the day with to visit Jerash an impressively well preserved Roman City which is known as the “Pompeii” of the Middle East for its extraordinarily well-preserved Roman ruins. Walk beneath the Triumphal Arch and among the ruins of the Hippodrome and Temple of Zeus. Afterwards visit Ajloun castle before returning to your hotel in Amman.
Amman, Madaba, Nebo
After breakfast take a city tour of Amman to include a visit to the Citadel the Archaeological Museum and Roman Theatre. Afterwards head to Madaba, known for its spectacular Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics. The church of St. George houses the famous sixth-century mosaic map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land. From here continue to Mount Nebo, where according to the Bible Moses viewed the Promised Land which he would never enter. The tour continues south to Petra, travelling through some of Jordan’s most impressive scenery, following the eastern ridge of the Rift Valley and the Dead Sea ending up in Petra for a three night stay.
Full day in Petra to explore the many wondrous sites of this Rose Red City. UNESCO has described Petra as “one of the precious cultural properties of man’s cultural heritage”. Enter this once forgotten city through the Siq canyon which leads to the dramatic first sighting of the Treasury, Petra’s most famous attraction. Other major sites include the Temple of the Winged Lions, baths, markets, storerooms and tombs. (This tour involves walking over rough terrain). At Petra, visiting the Monastery and the High Place of Sacrifice requires a steep climb. Please note that Petra by Candlelight is not included in the price, as it only takes place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. The cost of this excursion can be paid for locally if available whilst in Petra. Overnight at hotel.
Little Petra, otherwise known as Siq Al-Barid, is located 10 minutes to the north of Petra. A classical temple stands guard outside the miniature siq which was the commercial quarter for Petra, situated at the point where several ancient caravan routes met, linking Wadi Araba with Egypt and the Mediterranean coast. Water channels were carved through the rock to collect rain water to the bottom of the mountain, today known as harvesting. Spend the afternoon at leisure or take the opportunity of a second visit to see even more of Petra’s rich history. Overnight Petra.
Dead Sea: After breakfast, depart to Wadi Rum to enjoy Jordan’s spectacular desert landscape steeped in the legend of Lawrence of Arabia and his Arab army. Experience the sandy desert on board 4×4 vehicles driven by the local Bedouins. The tour is around 2 hours. Afterwards continue to the Dead Sea for a stay of two nights. Overnight at Dead Sea hotel.
The Dead Sea lies in the Jordan Valley at the lowest point on earth. Spend your time sunbathing, swimming or treat yourself to some of the many spa treatments on offer especially the well-known healing powers of the minerals from the sea bed. Overnight Dead Sea.
Morning at leisure before transferring by road to Amman for the return flight to the UK.
Jordan Classic Package Hotels
AL QASR METROPOLE
Charming 4 Star Hotel
Al Qasr Metropole
The hotel, has a superb central location in the Shmeisani business district of Amman, and offers a comfortable and convienent place to stay. It is within walking distance to most of the major banks, shopping centres and the cultural streets of Amman.
The hotel has 66 rooms spread over 6 floors and provide every comfort for a short stay. Rooms have ensuite facilities, free Wi-Fi, LCD television, mini bar, hair-dryer and in-room safe.
The hotel has a great choice of restaurants and bars including the excellent Vinaigrette Restaurant located on the top floor which affords spectacular views of the city and the Trattoria which offers a lovely selection of Italian dishes in a contemporary setting.
5 Star Hotel
Hotel Marriott Petra
The Marriott Petra combines warm hospitality, comfort accommodation and spectacular views of the valley.
Overlooking the Petra valley just a 5 minute drive to the entrance of the historic city. A free shuttle service is available.
100 spacious comfortable rooms all featuring air-conditioning, mini bar, safe, hairdryer, telephone and satellite TV. Most rooms have fanatastic views of the Petra Valley.
Restaurants and bars: The Marriott offers several places for you to experience all serving great food and drinks. Guests can choose from the Dushara restaurant offering excellent cuisne including Middle Eastern specialities or L’Affresco serving Italian dishes. The Aretas bar & lounge offers the ideal place to relax and enjoy a drink whilst watching the sunset over the mountains.
- Swimming pool
- Turkish Steam Bath
MARRIOTT DEAD SEA RESORT & SPA
Marriott Resort & Spa Dead Sea
Located in the Jordan Valley the Marriott is a modern resort style hotel set in beautiful surroundings with fantastic views of the Dead Sea. A great place in which to relax and pamper with excellent facilities and accommodation.
In a prominent position on the shores of the Dead Sea adjacent to the other Dead Sea hotels approximately 45kms from Amman and 60kms from the Airport.
All the 205 rooms and suites are modern and comfortably furnished with their own sitting area and feature balconies or terraces with great views of the pool and Dead Sea.
- Ensuite bathroom
- Satellite TV
- In-room safe
- Iron/Ironing board
- Balcony or terrace with chairs
- Children’s pool and playground
- Gift shop/Newspapers
- Room service
Restaurants and bars
The hotel has an abundance of restaurant and bar options to suit most tastes from International cuisine to Mexican, casual dining in the Il Terrazzo Italian restaurant and great steaks in Jo’s Steakhouse. The Mosaico Restaurant offers all day International buffet and a la carte dining and themed nights throughout the week. There are a number of bars in which to choose, from the sophisticated piano lounge to the Oasis poolside bar with views of the sea
- 2 swimming pools (one indoor)
- Spa offering a range of treatments
- Access to private beach
- Gym & Health club
- Tennis court