Classic Jordan: Amman & Petra

2 Nights | Sunday Arrival

Sunday: Welcome to Jordan / Jerash / Amman

Drive from Tel Aviv or Jerusalem to the Sheikh Hussein border crossing to Jordan. After border formalities, drive to Jerash, city of the Decapolis, located about 45km north of Amman in the fertile heights of the Gilad. Visit the ancient Roman city with colonnaded streets, baths, the hill of the top Temple, and more. Drive to Amman for a panoramic city tour of the Jordanian capital.

Overnight: Amman

Monday: Amman / Petra

After an early breakfast, leave the hotel and travel south on the road to Wadi Musa, the modern village of Petra. Ride on horseback to the “Siq” (canyon) and then on foot to Petra, known as “Sela Edom” or red rock city, the ancient capital of the Nabateans from the 3rd century B.C. to the 2nd Century A.D. Visit the interesting monuments such as the Treasury, El Khazneh (a tomb of a Nabatean king), the field of tombs, obelisks, and the altar (Al Madhbah), where you will enjoy a breathtaking view of the entire city.

Overnight: Petra

Tuesday: Madaba / Mount Nebo / Back to Israel

Drive to Madaba to see the ancient mosaic map of the Holy Land and ruins of historical sites. Continue about 10kms to Mount Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised Land. On a clear day you can see the Jordan Valley, Jericho, and the Dead Sea. Visit the remains of the Byzantine church with a mosaic floor. Return to the border and Continue to Tel Aviv or Jerusalem.

Overnight: Tel-Aviv or Jerusalem

Package Includes:


– Shared Transfer to the border on Arrival & Departure
– 2 Night accommodations as per the category reserved (or similar)

– Touring with an English speaking tour guide as per the itinerary
– Daily breakfast at the hotel

– Entrance fees to all sites visited as per the itinerary


Not Included:


– Rates do not include border taxes (approximately $50 per person; subject to change)

– A valid visa to Jordan is required and not included in the package


Children under the age of 5 are not permitted on the tour

The hotels appearing in the table might be replaced with similar ones; during high season/holidays, the second night in Jordan might take place in Amman instead of Petra.

Border Tax costs are subject to change and according to the border crossing used on any given tour; usually Jordan is entered through Sheikh Hussein northern border, however on occasion and due to circumstances the Allenby border crossing is used instead. In such case, the payment will be approx. $68 per person

Program is subject to change due to local conditions.

2019 Dates


Jan 6, 13, 20, 27

Feb 3, 10, 17, 24

Mar 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Apr 7, 14 21, 28

May 5, 12, 19, 26

Jun 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Jul 7, 14, 21, 28

Aug 4, 11, 18, 25

Sep 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Oct 13, 20, 27

Nov 3, 10, 17, 24

Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29


2020 Dates


Jan 5, 12, 19, 26

Feb 2, 9, 16, 23


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