9-DAYS THE CLASSIC TOUR

Day 1 : Arrival in Amman

Transfer to the hotel for the first night.

Day 2 : Mount Nebo – Dead Sea – Petra

We take time to visit the famous Church Holy Georges of this Christian city: Madaba. Inside there is a map of Palestine and Jerusalem made in Byzantine mosaic of the VIth century, still in excellent state.
10 km farther, we join the Mount Nebo which would be, according to the legend, the place where Moses discovered the Promised Land but died there without being able to reach it.
We join the the legendary Dead Sea for the bath of the most incredible.
At the end of the day, our driver leads us to Petra (1h) and overnight in the hotel.
Dinner and overnight to the hotel.

petra

Petra

Day 3 : Petra

Visit of the wonderful Nabatean city by the classical entrance before going away from the crowds and exploring each corner of the pink city.
Dinner and overnight to the hotel.

Day 4 : Petra

We continue our visit, but by the mountains, roads which took the Bedouin shepherds. Get ready to live a magic day.
We spend our last night in Bedouin camp.

Day 5 : Wadi Rum

Morning departure for Wadi Rum (2h) where our Bedouin friends wait for us.
We discover their desert by foot (1h30) up to the place of the lunch (Sand dune Area). We continue our visit and discover the mountains of ochre colors: Lawrence’s house, Djebel Anfashieh (inscriptions).

Dinner and overnight in Bedouin camp.

Day 6 : Wadi Rum

We continue the visit of this wonderful desert on foot to Abu Khachaba canyon, a famous and nice place for the walkers. After 3h walking we reach our cooker for the lunch to Djebel burdah (Big Arch).
In the afternoon, ascension of this Arch, for the bravest (2h30).

Dinner and overnight in this magic place.

Day 7 : Wadi Rum

After the breakfast, we continue our visit of this desert until Djebel Um Fruth (Small Arc) and Um Mgour for the lunch.

And let us end these two days with a magnificent sunset in “Sunset Site” (Um Sabata) and a delicious and traditional dinner made by our Bedouin friends.

Overnight in bivouac.

Trek Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum

Day 8 : Wadi Rum – Aqaba

After the mountains of wills pink and the golden sand dunes, toward the Red Sea: Aqaba (1h), for day well deserved relaxation. A few hours of scuba diving will allow you to admire the multicolored shoals of fish.
Those who prefer to keep their feet dry, can discover all the marvels of the deep sea from a boat completely of glass.
After a lunch in a delicious fish restaurant, we shall take advantage of a hotel room (day use) to rest before our return to Amman (4h) (according to the flight).

 

Day 9 : Transfer at the airport

Return flight

Options

Day 5: After our arriving in Wadi Rum, we can visit the desert on camels back (1 camel per person).
Day 8: For people in love with the desert, we can choose to spend one day more in Wadi Rum before our return to Amman (cancellation of the day in Aqaba).