Jordan in 11 Days

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Hashemite Kingdom & Dead Sea Escape

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Ajloun Castle
Amman
Dead Sea
Jerash
Mount Nebo
Petra
Wadi Rum
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All flights
Accommodation
All transfers.
Activities
Half board
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From + £ 360
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Be seduced by the Hashemite Kingdom! Explore the capital of Amman, visit the Greco-Roman city of Jerash, see the magical Castle of Ajloun and take in the views from Mount Nebo. Admire the ancient Nabatean city of Petra, cross the desert of Wadi Rum in a 4x4 and spend the night in a traditional desert camp! Finally, unwind in the waters of the Dead Sea with a 2-night stay on its picturesque shore. 

11 days trip including flights*

10 days and 9 nights in destination

1

LON - AMM

2

LON - AMM

Amman

3

Amman

4

Amman

5

Petra

6

Petra

7

Wadi Rum

8

Dead Sea

9

Dead Sea

10

Amman

11

AMM - LON

* It may change depending of your departure city, departure date and arrival date.

The calendar does not display internal flights, trains or other transportation included in the itinerary.

1st Day: UK/Ireland - Night on board

Ready to discover the cultural treasures of Jordan? Arrive at your UK/Ireland departure airport to board a flight to Amman.* Night on board.

If either your outbound or inbound flights depart in the early hours (before 4:00 a.m.) you must arrive at the airport the night before the indicated departure day.

2nd Day: Amman

Touch down in Amman and transfer to your hotel.* Amman is the modern capital of Jordan but possesses dozens of ancient historical sites, set into a hillside in northern Jordan. Spend the remainder of the day at your leisure. Alternatively, if you arrive early in the day, why not enough an optional excursion to the Ma'in Hot Springs & Dead Sea Panoramic Complex to unwind after your journey. ** Dinner and overnight stay in Amman.***

* Possibility of booking early check-in in the next step of the booking process.

** Optional Ma'in Hot Springs & Dead Sea Panoramic Complex Excursion: Spend a relaxing day at the Ma'in Hot Springs Resort & Spa. Bathe in the therapeutic hot springs and enjoy the pool and natural waterfall. Visit the Dead Sea Panoramic Complex to enjoy some free time and soak up the views of the Dead Sea and Jordan Valley.

*** Please note: If you arrive at the hotel after 9:00 p.m, dinner will not be included. Instead, you will have the option to reserve a cold packed dinner for an additional charge in the next step of the booking process.

Optional
Ma'in Hot Springs & Dead Sea Panoramic Complex Excursion
3rd Day: Amman - Jerash - Ajloun Castle - Amman

Breakfast at the hotel. Begin the day with a brief city tour of Amman. See both the new and old parts of the city on a panoramic bus ride. Afterwards, continue to Jerash, known as the 'Pompeii of the East'. Inhabited since the Bronze Age, this amazing Greco-Roman city is the best-preserved example of Roman-era ruins in Jordan. See the impressive Hadrian's Arch, the Hippodrome, the Temple of Artemis and the Roman Theatre, among other highlights, as you explore this amazing archaeological site. Next, continue to Ajloun Castle, built by Saladin in the 12th-century. One of the most amazing castles in the Middle East, here you can soak up the fabulous views of the Dead Sea from its hilltop vantage point. Return to Amman and enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure. Dinner and overnight stay in Amman.

Included
Jerash City Tour
Included
Brief Panoramic City Tour of Amman
Included
Visit to Ajloun Castle
4th Day: Amman - Desert Castles - Dead Sea - Amman

Breakfast at the hotel. Head east today to discover the Desert Castles of Azraq, Kharanah and Amra. Dating from the early Islamic era, the castles were built as retreats for the Caliphs of the time. Explore these historic fortresses and learn more about the history of 7th-century Jordan. Afterwards, continue to the eternal Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth at an amazing 400-meters below sea level! Take in the spectacular views before enjoying some free time to relax, swim and float in the salty waters! The mineral-rich mud is said to be therapeutic so be sure to treat your skin to a little indulgence! Return to Amman after an action-packed day. Dinner and overnight stay in Amman. 

Included
Desert Castles & Dead Sea Full-Day Excursion
5th Day: Amman - Madaba - Mount Nebo - Shobak Castle - Petra

Breakfast at the hotel. Set off for Madaba this morning to see the oldest mosaic map in the world, housed within the historic St. George Church. Continue to Mount Nebo, overlooking the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea. Believed to be the place where Moses was granted a view of the Promised Land and later buried, take in the spectacular views of this sacred place. Next, drive to the fascinating Shobak Castle, a Crusader Castle dating back to 1115. At the end of the visit, head to Petra and check in at the hotel. Spend the evening at your leisure, ready to discover the ancient city in the morning! If you can't wait, we recommend an optional Petra by Night excursion!* Dinner and overnight stay in Petra.

*Optional Petra By Night Excursion: Savour the opportunity to discover the legendary sights of Petra by night! Walk along the Siq Gorge before arriving at the iconic Treasury to admire its legendary candlelit facade. A spectacular sight!

Included
Visit to Shobak Castle
Included
Madaba City Tour & Mount Nebo
Optional
Petra By Night Excursion
6th Day: Petra

Breakfast at the hotel. Spend today exploring the famed Nabatean capital with an excursion to Petra! During the visit, discover the most important and representative monuments, sculpted into the rock by this ancient civilization. Admire the Treasury, the famous and most internationally recognised monument, as seen in one of the Indiana Jones films and other highlights, such as the Colored Tombs and the Royal Tombs. Let your imagination run wild as you learn about life here in ancient times. Petra is one of those places in the world that you must visit at least once in your life! A true wonder of the world, enjoy an unforgettable day exploring this bucket-list site. At the end of the visit, return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in Petra.

Included
Full-Day Tour of Petra
7th Day: Petra - Little Petra - Wadi Rum

Breakfast at the hotel. Today, head to a lesser-known site named Little Petra, located north of Petra. A narrow gorge of 2 meters wide, this rocky landscape is adorned with typical Nabatean architecture, making this one of the most unique sites in the country. Originally, Little Petra was inhabited by the Nabateans and is home to a number of tombs, water tanks and riverbeds. Next, continue to beautiful Wadi Rum, the desert made famous by Lawrence of Arabia. Take a 4x4 excursion across the lunar-like landscape for an unforgettable experience. We recommend an optional Stargazing Excursion to discover the secrets of the night's sky!* Dinner under the stars and overnight at the camp in Wadi Rum.

*Optional Wadi Rum Stargazing Experience: Discover the secrets of the night's sky! Head to an area without light pollution and enjoy a 20-minute presentation before viewing the incredible star constellations with the help of telescopes. This excursion is weather dependent. 

Included
Half-Day Tour of Little Petra
Included
4x4 Desert Safari in Wadi Rum
Optional
Upgrade to a Martian Tent in Wadi Rum
Optional
Wadi Rum Stargazing Experience
8th Day: Wadi Rum - Dead Sea

Breakfast at the camp. Today, you'll return to the beautiful Dead Sea to spend two nights unwinding after your adventure through Jordan's captivating sights and landscapes! At the indicated time, transfer to the Dead Sea and get settled at your resort on the shore of this famous salty body of water. You're staying on a half-board basis, so enjoy the remainder of the day relaxing at your leisure and enjoying the hotel facilities. Dinner and overnight stay at the Dead Sea.

9th Day: Dead Sea

Breakfast at the hotel. Spend a day at your leisure, soaking up the captivating views of the Dead Sea, taking a dip in their therapeutic waters, or simply making the most of the facilities of your hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at the Dead Sea. 

10th Day: Dead Sea - Amman

Breakfast at the hotel. Head back to the Jordanian capital today. At the indicated time, return to Amman and spend the rest of the day at your leisure, soaking up the culture and atmosphere of the Jordanian capital. Dinner and overnight stay in Amman.

11th Day: Amman - UK/Ireland

Breakfast at the hotel.* It's time to bring your adventure through Jordan to an end. At the indicated time, transfer to the airport for a flight back to the UK/Ireland. Arrive in the UK/Ireland and end your trip.

* Depending on the return flight schedule and the hotel breakfast service, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast on the last day.

Accommodation: 9 Nights

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Included activities

If you have reduced mobility you can request assistance for these activities by speaking to one of our experts
Included

Included activity for day 3 in Jerash

Duration 05:00h Approx. Pick up time: 08:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Active

Jerash City Tour

Inhabited since the Bronze Age, this incredible Greco-Roman city is home to the best-preserved Roman-era ruins in Jordan. See the impressive Hadrian's Arch, the Hippodrome, the Temple of Artemis and the Roman Theatre as you explore Jerash!

What's included: Guide, transfers and entrances

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Included

Included activity for day 3 in Amman

Duration 01:00h Approx. Pick up time: 08:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Light

Brief Panoramic City Tour of Amman

Begin the day with a brief city tour of Amman. See both the new and old parts of the city on a panoramic bus ride.

What's included: Brief panoramic bus tour

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Included

Included activity for day 3 in Ajloun Castle

Duration 04:00h Approx. Pick up time: 13:45 Approx

Physical rating:

Moderate

Visit to Ajloun Castle

Visit Ajloun Castle, built by Saladin in the 12th-century to safeguard the trade route between Damascus and Southern Jordan. One of the most impressive Muslim castles in the Middle East, here you can soak up fabulous views of the Dead Sea.

What's included: Guide, transfers and entrances

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Included

Included activity for day 4 in Amman

Duration 09:00h Approx. Pick up time: 08:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Moderate

Desert Castles & Dead Sea Full-Day Excursion

Discover the Desert Castles of Azraq, Kharanah and Amra. Afterwards, continue to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth at 400-meters below sea level! Take in the spectacular views before enjoying time to relax, swim and float in the salty waters!

What's included: Guide, transfers and entrances.

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Available Activities

Activities are subject to availability. The price for each optional activity will be shown in the next step of the booking process.
If you have reduced mobility you can request assistance for these activities by speaking to one of our experts
Optional

Suggested activity for day 2 in Amman

Physical rating:

Light

Ma'in Hot Springs & Dead Sea Panoramic Complex Excursion

Spend a relaxing day at the Ma'in Hot Springs Resort & Spa. Bathe in the therapeutic hot springs and enjoy the pool and natural waterfall. Visit the Dead Sea Panoramic Complex to enjoy some free time and soak up the views of the Dead Sea and Jordan Valley.

more information
Optional

Suggested activity for day 5 in Petra

Petra By Night Excursion

Savour the opportunity to discover the legendary sights of Petra by night! Walk along the Siq Gorge before arriving at the iconic Treasury to admire its legendary candlelit facade. A spectacular sight!

more information
Optional

Suggested activity for day 7 in Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum Stargazing Experience

Discover the secrets of the night's sky! Head to an area without light pollution and enjoy a 20-minute presentation before viewing the incredible star constellations with the help of telescopes. This excursion is weather dependent.

more information
Optional

Suggested activity for day 7

Upgrade to a Martian Tent in Wadi Rum

Supplement to upgrade to a Martian Tent for one night in the Wadi Rum desert. Enjoy a larger room and unforgettable views of the desert from the panoramic window!

The price includes

  • Included in all our trips. more information
  • Departures from main UK/Ireland airports.
  • International flights: UK/Ireland - Amman - UK/Ireland.
  • 9 nights accommodation in Charm category hotels and a Tent Camp in Wadi Rum.
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  • 9 breakfasts and 9 dinners.
  • Transfers in air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Visits and entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary with an English-speaking guide.
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  • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • Free visa on arrival. *
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  • ATOL Protection.
  • 4x4 excursion in Wadi Rum.
*The cancellation policy applicable is according to the Terms and Conditions available and agreed at the time of your purchase

Not included

Drinks, tips and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

* Passport details are necessary to obtain a free visa. A copy of the passport of all travelers must be sent to  customerservice@exoticca.com once your reservation is complete.

Important: The airport transfer on arrival in Amman will be shared with other travelers in your tour group. A guide will be there to meet you on arrival, but you may be required to wait for up to two hours before leaving for the hotel, depending on the flight arrival times.

  • Entry requirements
    Passport with a minimum of six months validity. One page required for stamp.
  • Visa
    A visa is mandatory. This is issued on arrival to the country.
  • Currency
    Jordanian Dinar.
  • Language
    Arabic.
  • Electricity
    220 V. European style plug
  • Health
    There are no mandatory vaccinations for travelers from the UK.
  • Time zone
    UTC + 02:00.
  • Other useful information
    You should always bargain when you go shopping.
  • Tourist Office website
    http://sp.visitjordan.com

Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline’s website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport.

Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

Due to adverse weather conditions and/or for safety reasons and/or need to the smoothness of the trip run by our group partner, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary are subject to changes and/or cancellations without notice.

Children: 0 - 11 years.

Triple room: the third bed will be a rollaway bed.

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