12 Days of Jordan Tour in Absolute Bliss

How to Spend 12 Days in Jordan in Ultimate Travel Bliss! 12 Days Of Ancient History & Luxury

Aug 15, 2023AiiMS Group

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12-Days of Jordan Tours & Travel 

Enjoy a 12-day comprehensive tour to discover all of Jordan!

First, you will explore the highlights in the north including Jerash, Ajloun, Amman, Karak, and Shobak! You will also enjoy a full day in Petra to discover this beautiful ancient city. Next, the tour will then lead you to Wadi Rum, where you will go on a 4x4 desert safari excursion! 

Subsequently, you will be taken to Aqaba, where you can go snorkeling, diving, or simply relax on the beach. Heading back up north, you will stop at Dana Nature Reserve, Wadi Mujib and have time to relax at the Dead Sea. Finally, you'll head back to the airport where you will admire the breathtaking views that will open up in front of your eyes at Mt. Nebo and Madaba.

This tour offers you a combination of culture, adventure, and relaxation!  

 Xplore Jordan 12 Days of Jordan Travel Inclusions, 

Private transfers in AC vehicle

  1. Overnight accommodation in 3*/ 4* hotels for 10x night
  2. Overnight accommodation in Bedouin Camp for 1 night
  3. Dinner with local family in Petra
  4. Petra backdoor hike with local guide (incl. pickup and drop off)
  5. 4-hour 4x4 desert safari
  6. Guide for Siq trail in Wadi Mujib

Exclusions, 

Personal expenses
Entrance tickets to sites and Jordanian visa (see www.jordanpass.jo)

Upgradable Options 

  • Flights
  • Diving or snorkeling in Aqaba
  • Full day tour guide (70 JOD)
  • Cooking class in Petra (35 JOD)
  • 3 hour camel ride (30 JOD)
  • Spa treatments at the Dead Sea (depending on hotel)
  • Sunset cruise in Aqaba (25 JOD per/person
  • VIP Arrival & Red Carpet 

Extra Xplore Jordan Details 

Qaia - Amman

Day 1: Welcome to Jordan!

 

Welcome to Jordan! Upon arrival you will be met and greeted by your driver who will pick you up from the airport or border to take you to Amman.

If you arrive in the morning, you can take a city tour that will show you the most famous sites of the capital including The Citadel, the Roman Theatre, the Temple of Hercules, as well as, same downtown souks. If you want to explore Amman on your own today, feel free to do it.

 

Jerash - Ajloun - Amman

Day 2: Jerash: A Rome Away From Rome!

 

Rise and shine! After a delicious breakfast at a restaurant, your driver will take you north to visit the impressive Roman ruins of Jerash, the city which is often called a Rome away from Rome!

You'll wander along the Colonnaded Way, climb up the steps of the Temple of Artemis or listen to the traditional bagpipers in the Theatre. There is a restaurant where you can also have an astonishing lunch while admiring the well-preserved ruins.

Afterwards, you'll continue further north to Ajloun Castle, a magnificent 12th century Muslim fortress, built by the nephew of Saladin.

In the late afternoon, after a day full of excitement, you’ll return to your hotel in Amman to get your well-deserved rest.

 

Karak - Shobak - Petra

Day 3: Off To Petra!

 

In the morning, your driver will take you south to Petra!

Along the way, you’ll stop at Karak to visit the impressive Crusader Castle. It is a crusader castle built during the 12th century and was initially called Crac Des Moabites. This castle is also the biggest crusader castle ever to have been constructed in the Levant.

Then you’ll continue down the ancient trade route, the Kings Highway, to Shobak Castle.

In the late afternoon, you will reach ancient Petra.

 

 

Petra

Day 4: Discover Petra!

 

Today is entirely dedicated to exploring ancient Petra.

In the morning, you will be transferred there to start your tour. Did you know that Petra is known as The Rose City due to the color of the stone out of which it is carved? It is a symbol of Jordan and a must-visit destination! 

You'll walk through the Siq and see the world famous treasury - considered one of the most stunning buildings ever built! 

Afterward, you'll visit the Street of Facades and perhaps climb up to the High Place of Sacrifice. If you have the energy, climb up the 800 steps up to the Monastery - Petra's most astonishing landmark.

In the evening a family from Petra is ready to host you for a delicious, traditional meal. Enjoy the hospitality of the locals and their traditional cuisine!

 

Petra - Wadi Rum

Day 5: Spend A Night Under The Stars!

 

Rise and shine! Today, you are going to experience a unforgettable adventure! 

A local Bedouin guide will pick you up with a 4WD from your hotel and take you to the starting point of a beautiful trail along a scenic route and yet another entrance to the monastery.

Have you always wanted to know what it is like to live in the desert? Today, you have the unique opportunity to see for yourself!

In the afternoon, your driver will transfer you to Wadi Rum, where you will spend the night under the stars in a Bedouin camp in the desert.

Along the way, you’ll see the landscape changing from the mountains of Petra to the moon-landscape of Wadi Rum. It's a enchanting sight to witness!  

 

Wadi Rum - Aqaba

Day 6: Discover The Beauty Of Wadi Rum!

 

After breakfast, you will be picked up in a 4x4, that will take you on a tour of the highlights of Wadi Rum desert, a recognized UNESCO site.

You have the opportunity to visit the Nabatean inscriptions, the rock canyons, the sand dunes, and Lawrence of Arabia’s House. Don't forget to bring your camera because there is a lot to capture!

After exploring Wadi Rum, your driver will pick you up and take you to Aqaba where you will have your overnight stay.

 

Day 7: Relax In Aqaba!

 

Today, you'll have a day at leisure in Aqaba where you can relax at the pool or the beach. What about some diving or snorkeling to admire the beautiful coral reef and its inhabitants? Who knows you might bump into some old wrecks too! You can also head to Tala Bay to enjoy the private beaches.

If you don’t feel like getting wet, go for a walking tour through Downtown Aqaba or do some souvenir shopping. It is entirely up to you how you will spend the day. Have fun!

 

Aqaba - Dana Nature Reserve

Day 8: Admire The Beauty Of Dana Nature Reserve!

 

Rise and shine!

After a relaxing morning, your driver will take you to the Dana Nature Reserve which offers an amazing view of green valleys.

Visit the charming 15th Century stone village of Dana or go on a hike through the nature reserve and enjoy the diverse landscapes and the rich wildlife in the reserve.

 

 

Day 9: See The "Grand Canyon of Jordan"!

 

In the morning, your driver will pick you up and take you north to Wadi Mujib, known as the ‘Grand Canyon of Jordan’. Here your guide will lead you to the Siq Trail – taking you to hike through the gorges, which may have water deep enough for swimming. Enjoy breathtaking views and swim through the magnificent sandstone canyon.

After your hike, you will continue via a beautiful scenic road to the lowest point on earth: The Dead Sea for your overnight stay.

 

Dead Sea

Day 10: A Relaxing Day At The Dead Sea!

 

Today, you'll have the full day to experience the Dead Sea. Go get yourself a full body mud treatment or float in the rich mineral water! You'll also have the option to visit one of the nearby spas or get a soothing massage.

Have fun in the mud, known to be quite beneficial for your health, and fully relax at the Dead Sea - you deserve it!

 

Dead Sea - Mt Nebo - Madaba

Day 11: Explore The Beauty Of Madaba!

 

Today, you’ll visit the market town of Madaba. On the way, you’ll stop at Mount Nebo for some breathtaking views over the Dead Sea and to see the site where Moses is reputed to be buried.

In the early afternoon, you will reach Madaba, an ancient city where you will have the unique opportunity to see astonishing old mosaics as well as famous churches and monuments!

 

Day 12: Farewell, Jordan!

 

Even the most epic vacations have to come to an end!

It is time to go home and we can only imagine the unique chance you had to visit one of the oldest towns in the world and to relax at the Dead Sea!

Undoubtedly, you have collected so many memorable moments and will surely leave Jordan with a big smile on your face. If want more of Jordan, know that we are always ready to welcome you back!

At the appropriate time, your driver will pick you up and bring you back to the border or the airport in time for your flight. Have a safe journey back home!



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