Enjoy the Magnificent Petra, Wadi Rum and the Dead Sea on this 3-night private tour of Jordan’s from Amman, after a night in Jordan’s capital city, start by exploring the giant rock-carved city of Petra, one of the new 7 winders of the world in a private guided tour. The next day, explore the spectacular desert valley of Wadi Rum, and then continue to lowest point in earth the Dead Sea, the first natural spa in the world. Here, swim in the salt-rich waters of the Dead Sea. Three nights of accommodation in Amman, Petra, and the Dead Sea daily breakfast and dinner, and airport pickups and drop-offs are all included.
What You Can Expect
Experience Jordan’s most famous natural and historical beauty spots on this 3-night tour, accompanied by your own friendly and knowledgeable private guide, who doubles as your driver.
After relaxing overnight in Amman on Day 1, travel south through Jordan’s sun-baked desert landscapes to Petra, the UNESCO-protected, ancient city hewn into a rocky valley more than 2,000 years ago. Enjoy a guided tour of Petra’s main sights, including the Siq, Treasury (El-Khazneh) and rock tombs. Then, after an overnight stay in Petra town, continue the next morning to Wadi Rum, a protected desert valley renowned for its natural beauty.
Take an exciting 4×4 ride around the valley, mountains and dunes; and then travel on to the Dead Sea. Get time here to ‘swim’ in the salt-rich waters, overnight stay.
Day 1: QAIA – Amman (D) 40 KM
Pickup from Queen Alia International Airport and transfer to your hotel in Amman, then enjoy diner in the hotel. Spend the evening at leisure.
Day 2: Amman – Petra (B, D) 245 KM
After breakfast, Depart to Petra to visit the Red Rose City, Petra was craved from rose-red stone over 2,000 years ago to dominate the trade routes of ancient Arabia, Which is one of the 7 Wonders of the World. First, Walk the Siq, a Narrow Canyon Extending three-quarter of a mile (1.2 kilometers). At the end of the Siq, you will see the Treasury (Kaznaeh) – which was believed to hold countless treasures. Trace the path further into the gorge to see more of Petra’s stellar sights, including its rock-built theater, which once sat 3,000 spectators, and its cliff-sculpted Royal Tombs. After your walking tours finishes, check in and enjoy dinner at your hotel.
Day 3: Petra – Wadi Rum – Dead Sea (B, D) 360 KM
After breakfast, travel by coach with your guide to Wadi Rum, where scenes from Lawrence of Arabia were filmed. Swap your mode of transport for a spacious 4×4 jeep, and explore Wadi Rum in a convoy, riding over red-sand dunes and around the Granite Mountains that punctuate the desert landscape.
After a break for lunch (own expense), travel onward to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on Earth. Sitting at 1,312 feet (400 meters) below sea level, this glittering inland sea contains extraordinarily high levels of salt and minerals, and offers up an incredible experience: the chance to float rather than swim!
Arrive at the Dead Sea Hotel and wade in to experience a floating session from the beach: it’s an unforgettable sensation. Enjoy dinner at your hotel.
Dead Sea Overnight
Day 4: Dead Sea – QAIA (B) 65 KM
After breakfast, Check out of your hotel and relax on a convenient airport drop-off at Amman Queen Alia International Airport at a time to fit your flight departure.