In the Valley of the Moon

Day 1

Amman Airport – Amman

Meet and assist at Amman Airport, transfer to hotel in Amman.

Desert castle Qasr al Azraq in eastern Jordan under clear blue skies

Day 2

Amman – City Tour – Desert Castles – Amman

After breakfast, visit the ruins of Amman’s Roman theatre, the citadel, the Umayyad Palace and the Archaeological and Folklore museums. Drive east of Amman where you can see dotting the wide desert a string of  8th century “ Qasers “ or Castles built by the Omayyad Caliphs of Damascus as hunting Lodges : Azraq , Amra , Kharaneh. Back to hotel in Amman for overnight. 

Day 3

Amman – Jerash – Ajloun – Amman

After breakfast, Drive for 45 minutes north of Amman, to the ancient city of Jerash that boasts an unbroken chain of human occupation dating back more than 6,500 years, then proceed to visit Ajloun; A hilly town in the north of Jordan, located 76 kilometers (around 47 miles) north west of Amman. It is known for its impressive ruins the 12th century castle which known nowadays as Ajlun Castle. Back to hotel in Amman for overnight.

Ajloun

Day 4

Amman – Kings Way – Petra

After breakfast, transfer to visit Madaba; Just 20 minutes south of Amman, on the Kings’ Highway, is the mosaic-filled city of Madaba, visit the Greek Church of St.George. Depart to Mt. Nebo, the site where Moses overlooked the Dead Sea, and see the church at Mt. Nebo and the sixth century mosaics it houses. Then proceed to Kerak; Visit the castle of Kerak, one of the two major Crusader castles in Jordan. On a craggy place 4,300 feet above sea level.  Transfer to Petra, hotel in Petra for overnight.

Day 5

Petra – Petra Visit – Petra

After breakfast, full day visit of Petra. The most exciting and adventurous travel experience is this fascinating trip to Petra “the Lost City”, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, hidden away in the encircling craggy rock mountains south of the Dead Sea, hotel in Petra for overnight.

The Treasury,Al Khazneh, in Petra, Jordan
Rum 2

Day 6

Petra – Wadi Rum – Aqaba

After breakfast, transfer to visit beidah and proceed to the desert of Wadi Rum, where black wind scalped hills stand like foreboding sentinels upon the pale sands, often described as the “ Valley of the Moon “. 2 hours Jeep tour in the desert. Then drive to the south of Jordan, Aqaba is a coastal city in the far south of Jordan, it is best known today as a diving and beach resort, but industrial activity remains important to the area, and the town is an exporter of phosphate. Hotel in Aqaba for overnight.

Day 7

Aqaba – Dead Sea – Amman

After breakfast, drive to the lowest spot on earth “the Dead Sea”, at 1,306 feet (400 meters) below sea level, enjoy your free time, the group can take a swim where it’s impossible to sink; read a newspaper while lying on your back in the sea, then transfer to hotel in Amman for overnight.

Dead Sea

Day 8

Amman – Amman Airport

After breakfast, transfer to Amman airport for departure carrying with you a diary of unforgettable memories.