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Best of Jordan

from $1370/per person

Join a premium adventure packed in a land of condense wonders and stunning nature, the Best of Jordan. Travel in comfort and style on a well-paced trip through the lively capital of Amman, impressive ruins of Ajloun and Jerash, before departing to the mesmerizing landscape of Wadi Rum desert. Savour the greatest archaeological adventure at the Rose City of Petra with expert guides and time aplenty without the masses. Float effortlessly in the saltiest sea of the world before bathing in rejuvenating mud. Delve deep into the rich heritage of Jordan, visiting all the incredible cultural, historical, religious and natural highlights.

Duration
8 Day
Destination(s)
Jordan
Starts in / Ends in
Amman / Amman
Departs on
Sundays
Hotel Rating
5 Star Hotels
18-30

Sight Visited

  • Ajloun
    Ajloun

    Home of Ajlun Castle built in 1184 shows great examples of Islamic architecture. Ajlun Archaeological Museum has all sorts of artefacts from the region.

  • Amman
    Amman

    The modern and ancient capital of Jordan is one of the oldest inhabited cities. The city's modern buildings blend amazingly with the remnants of ancient civilizations.

  • Dead Sea
    Dead Sea

    With a 30 minute drive from Amman you reach this unique spot in Jordan. Dead Sea brings a sense of unreality to any traveler passing through.

  • Jerash
    Jerash

    Less than an hour drive from Amman takes you 2000 years back in time. Jerash hosts the best preserved sites of Roman architecture in the world outside of Italy.

  • Petra
    Petra

    Petra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is described as ‘one of the most precious cultural properties of mankind's cultural heritage'. Simply amazing.

  • Shobak Castle
    Shobak Castle

  • Wadi Rum
    Wadi Rum

    Absolutely stunning in its natural beauty, Wadi Rum summarizes the romance of the desert. You may meet some friendly Bedouins living close by at the desert.

ITINERARY

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Day 1: Amman
Prepare to witness the stunning cultural and natural wonders of Jordan on a premium adventure. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel by a Ciconia representative at the airport. In the afternoon, join the welcome meeting at the hotel lobby with your fellow travellers and Tour Director. Greet the exotic and diverse Jordanian cuisine tonight on a group dinner, make sure to leave room for amazing desserts of the Middle-East.
  • Hotel: Amman Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Optional Experiences: Group Dinner
  • Meals: -
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Day 2: Amman City Tour
Start your cultural adventure on a guided tour with our local experts to uncover the highlights of the white stone city, Amman. Vsit impressive sights including the Citadel, Roman Amphitheatre, Archaeological and Folklore Museums. Feel the beating heart of Jordan around the vibrant city on your personal leisure time in the afternoon. You can continue to discover on your own terms or rest up after dinner at your hotel, an epic adventure awaits.
  • Hotel: Amman Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Citadel, Roman Amphitheatre
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Day 3: Amman, Jerash, Ajloun, Dead Sea
Following a filling breakfast, drive northbound to visit the impressive Ajloun Castle and the marvellous ancient ruins of Jerash. An important site frequently settled in and abandoned due to natural disasters and battles throughout various eras, the still standing Greco-Roman ruins of the Bronze Age treat all history and archaeology enthusiasts. An exclusive experience awaits next in our adventure, the Dead Sea. Enjoy your personal leisure time after we check into our hotel in time for dinner.
  • Hotel: Dead Sea Marriott Resort & Spa 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Jerash, Ajloun Castle
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Day 4: Dead Sea, Madaba, Mt. Nebo, Shobak, Petra
Situated hundreds of metres below sea level, the incredibly salty waters allow a unique floating experience, with absolutely zero effort. Bathe yourself in the regenerating mud of the Dead Sea to cleanse, and soak in the warming sun. Our cultural discovery brings us to Mount Nebo, where Moses was believed to see the promised land, as well as his final resting place. Explore the city of mosaics, Madaba and the Greek Orthodox Church displaying astounding mosaics of Byzantine era, travel through fruit trees towards the impressive Shobak Castle, a 12th century haven for crusaders. We stay overnight in Petra. One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the enchanting Petra flowers in the midst of Wadi Rum desert with stunning grace and serenity ornamented by unique nature.
  • Hotel: Petra Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Dead Sea, Mt. Nebo, Madaba, Shobak Castle
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Day 5: Petra
The ultimate travel attraction in the Middle-East, your local expert will guide you through the gorgeous Rose City whilst providing valuable insights. With only a small portion of the city excavated, Petra spans over an enormous area presenting countless marvels, including the famed Treasury. The unique rose-coloured geology in our background, discover the Pharaoh’s Castle, the Triumphal Arch and the Amphitheatre. You will have plenty of time to discover Petra on your own pace, even with so much to see and epic viewpoints to hike up to. In the afternoon, enjoy your personal leisure time and try to catch the best shot of the Rose City painted in crimson by the setting sun. Enjoy your dinner at the hotel and a comfortable night’s stay after a full day of intense discovery.
  • Hotel: Petra Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Petra
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Day 6: Petra, Wadi Rum
Prepare to travel to the alien landscape of Wadi Rum preserving a prime beauty of nature in its vastness decorated by immense boulders. Adventure through the breath-taking desert on a jeep safari and embrace the lifestyle as you greet the nomads hosting our stay at a permanent luxury camp. Brace for a locally prepared feast, warm around the campfire sharing stories with fellows and bonding with the desert culture.
  • Hotel: Memories Aicha Luxury Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Wadi Rum, Jeep Safari
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Day 7: Wadi Rum, Amman
Get a full taste of the magical Wadi Rum this morning. Shape your adventure to your will over a half day at the desert. In the afternoon, we depart for the capital, where you can revisit your favourite sights. Enjoy a local meal at your hotel while commemorating your favourite moments from an incredible adventure.
  • Hotel: Amman Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Wadi Rum
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Day 8: Amman
Our unforgettable journey into the mystical lands of Jordan ends after breakfast. Bid farewell to your newfound friends and exchange numbers before checking-out of the hotel (at 11:00). Complementary airport transfers are available all day, have a safe and smooth journey!
  • Meals: Breakfast
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Price ($)

What is included ?

5 Star Characteristic Hotels

Accommodation in authentic,comfortable and ideally located hotels.

Luxury Transportation

Deluxe air-conditioned coach with restroom and complimentary bottled water, Jeep Safari.

Exceptional Authentic Dining

7 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 6 Dinners.

Travel Director

Local & Expert Travel Director throughout your trip.

Journey Highlights

Unique itineraries with all must-see sights, more inclusions. Find more details below and in the itinerary.

All Entrance Fees To All Sights

Entrance fees to all cultural, historical and natural sites on tour.

Private Airport Transfer

Complimentary private airport transfers on arrival and departure dates.

Baggage Handling

Seamless baggage handling, delivered to your room at every hotel.

All Tips, Taxes And Porterage Charges

Tips at the hotels and restaurants, all taxes and porterage fees.

Personal Radio Headsets

Personal radio headsets on tours with 8 or more guests.

Free Wi-Fi

Complimentary hotel and coach Wi-Fi (where available).

Sightseeing Highlights

  • Ajloun
    Ajloun

    Home of Ajlun Castle built in 1184 shows great examples of Islamic architecture. Ajlun Archaeological Museum has all sorts of artefacts from the region.

  • Amman
    Amman

    The modern and ancient capital of Jordan is one of the oldest inhabited cities. The city's modern buildings blend amazingly with the remnants of ancient civilizations.

  • Dead Sea
    Dead Sea

    With a 30 minute drive from Amman you reach this unique spot in Jordan. Dead Sea brings a sense of unreality to any traveler passing through.

  • Jerash
    Jerash

    Less than an hour drive from Amman takes you 2000 years back in time. Jerash hosts the best preserved sites of Roman architecture in the world outside of Italy.

  • Petra
    Petra

    Petra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is described as ‘one of the most precious cultural properties of mankind's cultural heritage'. Simply amazing.

  • Shobak Castle
    Shobak Castle

  • Wadi Rum
    Wadi Rum

    Absolutely stunning in its natural beauty, Wadi Rum summarizes the romance of the desert. You may meet some friendly Bedouins living close by at the desert.

Amman: Citadel, Roman Amphitheatre
Petra: Treasury, Pharaoh’s Castle, the Triumphal Arch and the Amphitheatre.
Jerash: Greco-Roman ruins of the Bronze Age
Ajloun: Ajloun Castle
Mt. Nebo, Shobak Castle, Madaba, Wadi Rum, Dead Sea

Stay in Style

Knowing that your accommodation may separate a great holiday from a perfect one, we have carefully selected the below 5-Star hotels of comfort and style:

Please view the “Hotels” section for more details about your accommodation on this trip.

  • Amman Marriott Hotel
    Amman Marriott Hotel

    Let Amman Marriott Hotel be your gateway to the rich cultural history and remarkable attractions that await you in Jorda

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  • The Marriott Deadsea Resort and Spa
    The Marriott Deadsea Resort and Spa

    A one-of-a-kind vacation awaits you in Jordan at Dead Sea Marriott Resort & Spa. You'll find our deluxe hotel nestl

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  • Petra Marriott Hotel
    Petra Marriott Hotel

    Enjoy one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the ancient Nabatean city of Petra carved from the rock over a thousand yea

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  • Memories Aicha Luxury Camp
    Memories Aicha Luxury Camp

    With mountain views, Memories Aicha Luxury Camp is located in Wadi Rum and has a restaurant and a 24-hour front desk. S

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What is not included ?

  • Any flights not stated in the itinerary
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not stated in the itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Visa fees
  • Optional activities
  • Other services not stated in the itinerary

Amman Marriott Hotel


Let Amman Marriott Hotel be your gateway to the rich cultural history and remarkable attractions that await you in Jordan's capital city. We offer all the hallmarks of a brilliant travel experience - from a prime location in the city center to 5-star amenities and award-winning service. Refresh and restore in elegant rooms and suites with flat-screen TVs, high-speed Wi-Fi and 'Jack Pack' plug and play systems, as well as pillowtop beds and marble bathrooms. Visit one of our outstanding restaurants to sample Italian, American and global cuisine, or stop by The Library Lounge for a cocktail and a Dominican cigar. Additional hotel amenities include a fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools and a 5-star spa.

The Marriott Deadsea Resort and Spa


A one-of-a-kind vacation awaits you in Jordan at Dead Sea Marriott Resort & Spa. You'll find our deluxe hotel nestled on the shores of the iconic Dead Sea, a short distance from attractions including Mount Nebo, The Baptism Site, Mujib Reserve and more. Gracefully designed, spacious rooms offer flat-screen TVs, marble bathrooms, ergonomic workspaces, high-speed Wi-Fi and incredible Dead Sea views. Savor a meal at one of our several on-site restaurants, break a sweat in the 24-hour fitness center or spend time in our signature hotel spa, which includes a Dead Sea salt pool. We also offer several indoor and outdoor pools, including a family-friendly pool that kids will love.

Petra Marriott Hotel


Enjoy one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the ancient Nabatean city of Petra carved from the rock over a thousand years ago. Embracing traditional hospitality and overlooking Jordan's timeless wonder, the Petra Marriott Hotel offers anticipatory & traditional service designed to exceed all expectations. The hotel is a haven for comfort and luxury. Almost all the spacious rooms have spectacular views of the valley. There are several culinary choices such as Dushara Restaurant where you can start your day with an elaborate breakfast buffet or enjoy Middle Eastern specialties for lunch or dinner and L'Affresco, the Italian restaurant where you can feast on homemade pizza and pasta. For relaxation, you can swim in the outdoor pool and enjoy the breathtaking views of the Petra Mountains or rejuvenate your body with a Turkish bath, sauna or massage.

Memories Aicha Luxury Camp


With mountain views, Memories Aicha Luxury Camp is located in Wadi Rum and has a restaurant and a 24-hour front desk. Some units are air-conditioned and include a seating and/or dining area.The luxury tent offers a continental or buffet breakfast.Memories Aicha Luxury Camp has a grill, garden and sun terrace.