Day 1: Arrival Queen Alia Airport — Amman
Arrival at Amman Queen Alia International airport. Our represenative meets at the airport helping you with visa procedures. Your driver will wait for you in the arrival hall, also holding a name sign and he will transfer you to your hotel in Amman for overnight, including breakfast.
Day 2: Amman city tour – Jerash – Amman
Today your English-speaking driver waits for you in the lobby of your hotel to start your tour. Enjoy a city tour in Amman. Start at 08.30 am with visiting the Citadel and the Roman Theater. Drive to Jerash, to tour one of the best preserved old Roman provincial cities. After your tour of Jerash, you will be transferred back to Amman. You will still have a few hours free time on your hands. You could decide to relax at the hotel, visit the Children’s Museum or go for a swim at Amman Waves Park. Overnight at your hotel in Amman. (B)
Day 3: Amman — Madaba — Mt. Nebo — Karak – Dana Nature Reserve
From Amman you drive towards Madaba, to visit the St George Church with its famous mosaic map. Continue to Mount Nebo, from where Moses viewed the Promised Land. Drive to Karak to visit the immense Crusaders Castle. Another great chance for the children to let their fantasy go mad!Transfer to Dana Nature Reserve with its amazing view. Enjoy a walk together through this beautiful area. You could also explore the old village of Dana. Overnight in Dana Hotel. (B, D)
Day 4: Dana Nature Reserve —Petra
Check out of your hotel in Dana. Drive to Petra, to explore one of the seven world wonders. After your visit to the Siq, Treasury, Street of Facades, Theatre and Colonnaded Street you still have time to see: the Monastery or the High Place of Sacrifice. It is a lot of climbing, but worth the views! Your children can ride donkeys, camels and/or horses inside of Petra making it less tiring for them and more fun. Overnight at your hotel in Petra. (B)
Day 5: Petra—Wadi Rum
This morning you drive from Petra to the famous Wadi Rum desert. Feel like T.E. Lawrence in the breathtaking scenery of Wadi Rum. When you arrive you have the option to ride a camel for half hour to Lawrence’s Spring. After you’ll make a half day jeep tour along the most famous sites in Wadi Rum including a fresh prepared lunch. During the jeep tour there is a chance of sand boarding on the sand dunes! Overnight camping at a fixed campsite in Wadi Rum. (B, L, D)
Day 6 & 7: Wadi Rum—Aqaba
After breakfast drive to Aqaba. You will have two full days to relax at the beach, enjoy the hotel swimming pools and entertainment for the children. Optional excursions such as a snorkeling day trip can be booked, contact us for more information.
2 Overnights in Aqaba. (B)
Day 8: Aqaba—Dead Sea
After breakfast drive via the Biblical Wadi Araba Desert, to the Dead Sea, lowest point on the earth’s surface. Enjoy a free afternoon at 4* Dead Sea Spa Hotel. This hotel has a water play area for the kids where they can have lots of fun. Float in the salty waters and try out the famous healing mud! Also for the adults there is enough to do at this hotel.
Overnight at the Dead Sea. (B)
Day 9: Dead Sea—Amman Airport
Transfer to Amman Airport for departure. 3 hours in advance of your scheduled flight (2 hours for the check in and less than 1 hour driving from the Dead Sea to Amman Airport). (B)