Buffet Breakfast Daily, Lunch & Dinners as specified
Arrive at Amman Airport or at the Jordanian side of the Allenby-King Hussein Bridge in Jordan (Note: Transfer from Jerusalem to Allenby Bridge is NOT INCLUDED*). Enter the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and meet your driver. Continue to Petra, dinner and overnight in Petra. (D)
Today, discover a most unforgettable day in the “hidden” city of Petra. Meet your local guide on a tour into the “rose red” city. Travel on horseback or on foot begins at the awesome “Siq”, a winding canyon road. Marvel at one of Petra’s most impressive monument, The Treasury, carved out of solid rock from the side of the mountain. Beyond the Treasury, you’ll discover soaring temples, elaborate royal tombs, a theatre, burial chambers and water channels. After lunch, walk/ride back to the entrance of the site and on to your hotel. Balance of the afternoon at leisure. Evening: enjoy dinner at the “Petra Kitchen” including Jordanian cooking lesson. A unique experience! Overnight in Petra. (B.L.D)
Depart to Wadi Rum for a jeep tour led by your Bedouin driver in the area inspired the film “Lawrence of Arabia”. This enchanting desert is almost surreal with its distinctive beauty. Cross red sand dunes and explore the beautifully eroded pillars of sandstone rock known as “The Seven Pillars”. Enjoy lunch hosted in an authentic Bedouin Tent! Daylight time permitting, drive to Mt. Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised Land; enjoy the breathtaking view of the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea (Note: Mt. Nebo will be visited on Day 1 en-route to Petra for those arriving early in the day. Extra supplement applies when opting for Private Guide.). Late afternoon, proceed to the airport in Amman (evening departures only) or to the Allenby-King Hussein Bridge for re-entry to Israel* (Israel re-entry from Bridge not valid Fri or Sat). (B.L)
*Entering or Exiting Allenby-King Hussein Bridge: Transfer from Jerusalem to or from the Bridge by Private Car: $288 per car (1-5 persons).
Optional Exit at Arava (Eilat) can be arranged on Day 3 (without visit to Mt. Nebo). Transfer from Arava Crossing (Eilat) to hotels in Eilat or Ramon Airport: $90 per car (1-2 persons).
|EXPLORING JORDAN BY PRIVATE CAR: LAND PRICES PER PERSON (USD)|
|Jan ’20 – Feb ’21|
|4 seat Car||7 seat Minivan||Single||Private Guide Supp.|
|No. of Passengers in Vehicle – Daily Arrivals||2||3||4-5**||Supp.||Total (Touring Days only)|
|Tour F – Daily Arrivals (not valid for Wed/Thu Arrivals when exiting Allenby Bridge)|
|Jan 5, Jan 31-Feb 28, May 21-31^, Sep 15-Sep 29^, Nov 30, Dec 23’20,
& Jan 5, Jan 31-Feb 26’21
|Jan 6-30, Jun 1-Sep 14^, Dec 1-22’20, Jan 6-30’21||1080||1055||1030||215||450|
|Feb 29-May 20, Sep 30-Nov 29, Dec 24’20-Jan 4’21*||1225||1200||1175||355||450|
* For stays in Petra on Dec 31’2020, add $198 per person for Compulsory New Year’s Eve Dinner at Movenpick.
^ Sep 28, Yom Kippur: All crossings between Israel/Jordan are closed. Other possible border closures for the following “approximate” dates:
May 24, Eid al-Fitr (Jordanian Holiday): Possible closure Allenby/K. Hussein Bridge.
Jul 31, Eid al-Adha (Jordanian Holiday): Possible closure Sheikh Hussein (Northern) Bridge.
Aug 20, Islamic New Year: Possible closure Arava Border and Sheikh Hussein (Northern) Bridge.
For travel prior to dates listed above, please call 1.844.947.7235.