Discover the Highlights of Jordan
- Round trip
- 7, 8 or 9 nights
- per person
- based on 2 persons
Explore the best of Jordan incl. 7-nights in luxury hotels, transportation, excursions, English-speaking guide, breakfast and return flights!
A unique blend of Middle Eastern tradition and modernity, breathtaking scenery and a warm, vibrant culture: this is Jordan. On this adventure exploring the highlights of Jordan, you will arrive in Amman and drive along one of the world's oldest roads: the 5,000-year-old King's Highway. Along the way, you pass glorious ancient ruins such as the unforgettable Petra, as well as castles and cities with their own unique places in the history of Jordan. Looking for sun, sea and sand? A two-night stay by the Dead Sea in Aqaba will do the trick. Get ready for an exciting trip around one of the Middle East's most captivating destinations.
- Round trip in Jordan: 7 nights in four and five-star hotels
- Bed & Breakfast
- Guided city walk in Amman (day 3)
- Excursion along King's Highway with stops at Madaba, Nbo and Dead Sea (day 3)
- Excursion along King's Highway with stop at a Crusader Castle (day 4)
- Excursion to Petra (day 5)
- English speaking driver and guide
- All transport between destinations
- Return transfer airport - hotel
- Return flight from Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Manchester to Amman
- Please note that there may be an additional night(s) in transit due to flight schedules.
Day 1-2: Amman
Welcome to Jordan! Upon arrival in Amman, you will be picked up at the airport and taken to your luxurious hotel in Amman. The capital city of Jordan and often heralded as one of the most modern Arab cities, Amman is a fascinating metropolis. Despite its modern architecture and thriving cultur...
Day 3: From Amman to the Dead Sea
Day three is a day of history and discovery. After being picked up at your hotel you will head out on a guided tour of Amman, first visiting the Roman amphitheatre, then the archaeological museum and the old souk. The final stop on your Amman City Tour is the Amman Citadel, home to the remains...
Day 4: King's Highway to Petra
After breakfast, your driver will pick you up for the next leg of your journey on the 5,000-year-old commercial road that is the King's Highway. This ancient route initially ran from ancient Heliopolis in Egypt, through Jordan and into Syria, and has been used by nomadic neighbours as well...
Day 5-6: Petra and Aqaba
The next couple of days are jam-packed with highlights. First stop: Petra. This mesmerising ancient city is one of the most recognisable archaeological sites in the world. Carved into the pink sandstone cliffs in the southwestern desert of Jordan around 300 B.C., only around 20% of the city is...
Day 7: Back to Amman
On day 7, it's time to go back to Amman, where the whole journey began. Visit the sights you didn't manage to catch last time or explore fragrant Jordan cuisine. You have probably already tasted falafel, shish kebab and hummus, but what about the pizza-like Manakish or the national law...
Optional excursions are available to make your trip even more spectacular. All excursions can be booked and paid for during the booking process. You will receive all practical information before departure.
• Jerash & Ajloun (day 2 - 6 hours)
On this excursion, get picked up at 08:00 to visit the historic Greek-Roman city of Jerash, considered one of the best-preserved Roman provincial towns in the world. For centuries, the city was hidden under sand, before excavations began 70 years ago. After you'll head to fort Aljoun. Also known as the Hilltop Castle, Fort Aljoun is an excellent example of Arabic and Islamic architecture.
• Wadi Rum (day 6 - 4 hours)
Get picked up at 08:00 and head to the desert and the national park Wadi Rum, where the movie Lawrence of Arabia was filmed. Experience the rugged, lunar-esque landscapes from a jeep that drives you past fantastic rock formations and red-yellow sandbanks - an unforgettable experience!
• Desert castles (day 7 - 4 hours)
On Jordan's east coast and near Amman, there are several smaller castles and fortresses scattered across the desert. During this excursion, visit three of them: the UNESCO-preserved Quseir Amra, the "black" castle Qasr al-Azraq and the enigmatic Qasr al-Harraneh.
- Tips for guide/driver
If you book this deal before 42 days of your departure, you can choose to pay in parts. The deposit will be 50% of the deal’s price plus the booking fee and travel and/or cancellation insurance (when applicable). You will find the payment amounts and deadlines to pay every installment at the last step of the booking process.
Your booking is a direct contract between you and Secret Escapes Ltd. for the provision of your package. Secret Escapes acts as a tour operator responsible, and is therefore liable for the proper execution of the agreement. The Secret Escapes Terms and Conditions (A) apply to this booking. The Secret Escapes Cancellation Terms and Conditions apply to this booking.
Please note that the flights included in this offer are subject to live availability and price, and can change during your booking process. When this is the case, we will always notify during the booking process.
Max 3 adults and 1 infant up to age of 5.
The single supplement is based on travel dates and duration of travel. You will see the final price in the booking process.
Children up to 11 stay free in hotels. You will see the applicable discount in the final booking process. Please note: children up to 12 months old receive a discount on the plane ticket, but will not receive a seat or baggage allowance.
The third-person discount is based on the departure date and duration of the trip. You will see the applicable discount in the final booking process.
Unfortunately, cots are not available in all hotels throughout this trip. Contact customer service to make an enquiry.
Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.
You will receive your travel documents 5 days prior to departure at the latest
Your passport must be valid for six months upon arrival in Jordan. For up-to-date information, visit the official gov.uk website.
British citizens need a visa to enter Jordan. A single-entry visa is available upon arrival in Jordan.
All travellers should be up to date with primary courses and boosters. No additional vaccinations are usually recommended for travel to Jordan. Consult your doctor or the NHS travel advice website for more information.
The national currency of Jordan is the Jordanian dinar (JOD).
During this trip, transport and excursions could be in groups of international travellers.
The specified itinerary is subject to change in the event of unforeseen circumstances.
Please note that the quality standards of hotels, facilities, transportation and roads may differ from Europe.
Your driver will be waiting to welcome you at the airport. Your driver will be holding a board with your name.