Petra, one of the seven wonders of the world, is famous for its unique rock-cut architecture. It was built by the Nabataeans as their capital around 100BC and was unknown to the West until 1812.
A fascinating glimpse into the past is revealed through the temples, castles ruined cities and mosaics in Jordan, whose history encompasses the legacies of both Jesus and Lawrence of Arabia.
This adventurous tour shows you the very best of this historic and hospitable country.
Packed with great destinations and unmissable sights. So that you get to see as much as possible, on these well-paced tours you'll travel further and may stay in a few more hotels. There could be a greater degree of walking too, sometimes over difficult terrain.
Fly to Jordan’s capital, Amman, arriving in the evening. Your tour manager will then take you to your hotel, the locally rated 5-star Crowne Plaza Hotel (4Q), where you stay for the next two nights. Tea, coffee and sandwiches will be served tonight.