the charm of the Middle East

Day 1: Amman International Airport –  Jerash - Amman Hotel

Meet & assist by Plaza Tours representative at Queen Alia International Airport – transfer to Jerash – Visit the ancient city of Jarash the most complete and well preserved city of the Roman Empire. Jarash is one of the Decapolis cities of the north of Jordan. Nestled in a green and well-watered valley in the biblical land of Gilead , the remains of the ancient city have long attracted tourists from all around the world, Wander among the original temples, theaters, plazas, paths and colonnaded streets.

Transfer to Hotel in Amman for dinner and overnight . 

Day 2: Amman– Desert Castles - Amman City Tour 

breakfast at the hotel, transfer to desert castles,  Visit of several Islamic medieval desert castles that offer a number of fortresses with fresco art and zodiac dome, visit Qasr Amra from the Umayyads era, Qasr Kharaneh a Roman then Umayyad fortress built and completed in 710 AD, and Qaser Azraq where T. E Lawrence of Arabia had his headquarters, back to Amman to Visit the  Roman Theater & Citadel , and Amman downtown market and city center, its traditional souks, restaurants selling local food and sweets, churches and mosques, and During the visit of the down town of Amman we will enjoy a Turkish bath at one of the most know Hammam in  Amman Where you can enjoy  Sauna and Massage with a cup of oriental Tea.

Tonight you will have free dinner in Amman , you will be recommended by your guide of driver where to go , you can have dinner at a traditional fish place  Sara Restaurant in Amman to enjoy excellent fish dishes 

back to hotel in Amman for overnight . 

Day 3: Amman – Madaba – Mount Nebo -  Karak - Petra

After breakfast transfer to visit on the way Madaba the city of Mosaics, which has the oldest known mosaic map of the holy land, after that we will go to view the Jordan Valley from the famous Mount Nebo visiting its Byzantine Church, Afterwards continue to Kerak touring it’s Castle (one of the finest examples of Crusader military construction, Transfer to Petra for dinner and overnight.

Day 4: Petra

After breakfast – Petra, Full day visiting the rose-red city known as Sela in the Bible and lost to the world for five centuries until it was rediscovered in 1812.  Enter Petra on horseback through a narrow gorge carved in the sandstone and opening on the stunning view of the Treasury, made famous in the movie “Indiana Jones and the Temple, After a full day tour of Petra , 

( optional ) it is the right moment for another massage at traditional Turkish bath in Petra.Back to your hotel for dinner and overnight .

Day 5: Petra - Wadi Rum - Aqaba 

Breakfast at the hotel / transfer to south to reach  Wadi Rum where the movie Lawrence of Arabia and Red Planet was filmed and where we will be exploring the desert in 4x4 Jeeps visiting the holographic pictures carved before Christ on this intriguing tour, then transfer to visit Aqaba, Aqaba is famous for it's water sports and adventure activates, there are a host of more leisurely activities that can be enjoyed by visitors who wish to relax, rejuvenate or just get away from the pressures of city life. 

Free dinner in Aqaba where you can find several traditional restaurants such as Ali Baba or the Floca restaurant . Overnight hotel in Aqaba.

Day 6:  Aqaba – Dana Village – Um Rassas   - Dead Sea 

Breakfast at the hotel / transfer to visit Dana Village (UNESCO heritage site)  / Dana Village is perched right at the edge of the Great Rift Valley with views west down the steep rock walls down to the desert of Wadi Arabia. People have lived here for more than 6000 years, We will enjoy a cup of tea with local people of Dana who are famous for their simplicity, hospitality and kindness. Continue to Dead sea, with a stop at Um Rassas which is another (UNESCO heritage site), was once a Roman military encampment which evolved into a prominent city during the fifth century known as Kestram Mefaa which utilized advanced agricultural techniques and featured several churches and fortresses.

Continue to Dead sea / dinner and overnight hotel at the Dead sea.

Day 7: Dead sea Free day 

Today you can enjoy a free day at the Dead sea , where you can enjoy time at the beach of the Dead sea where you can cover your body with natural mud full of Minerals, or you can enjoy swimming at the pools of the hotel 

Or enjoy the spa treatments, Dinner and overnight hotel at the Dead sea 

Day 8:  Dead Sea – Amman International Airport

Pick up from Dead Sea, transfer to QAA for Departure.


Cost includes:

* Meet & assist upon arrival & departure.

* All transfers.

* Entry fees.                 

* Jeep Safari Tour for 2 hours in Wadi Rum.

* Turkish bath in Amman 1 time 

* Accommodation for 7 Nights on HB basis ( 2nd night in Amman and the night in Aqaba are on BB basis ) 

* Local Guide at Petra for almost 3 hours & Jerash for almost 2 hours for individual 1~4 people

* Accompany Speaking Guide for 6  days starting from 5 people and above

* visa to Jordan 

Cost excludes:

* tips 

* personal expenses 

* lunches 

* New year eve dinner (which is compulsory in Aqaba  , Petra & Dead Sea Hotels)


3* Red Rose   hotel in Amman / La Maison  hotel in Petra / Dead sea spa / Mina  hotel Aqaba or Similar

4* Imperial palace  hotel in Amman/ Petra Panorama   hotel in Petra / Dead sea spa/ Aqaba gulf hotel  or Similar  Aqaba 

Important Note : 

The Turkish bath in Amman is Jafra Hammam , it is not allowed access for Men and women in the same time , which means that have                              

Certain hrs for men only and others for women, so they will be alternating and waiting each other in the coffee shop that belong to 

 The same Bath , in the same building .

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