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Jordan is full of treasures just waiting to be explored. Discover the incredible Lost City of Petra and marvel at the wonders of the ancient Nabataean civilisation, and head into the desert to camp overnight in breathtaking Wadi Rum. Explore ancient Roman ruins and float in the Dead Sea.
Tips — Tipping payable locally
Transport — All touring in private air-conditioned vehicles (excluding basic jeep in Wadi Rum) & Meet & greet on arrival and private airport transfers

See the 'promised land' from Mt Nebo, one of the most sacred holy sites of Jordan.

Float in the Dead Sea and cover your body in the therapeutic mud, said to have amazing benefits for your skin.

Visit the beautifully preserved Roman city of Jerash

Discover the incredible Lost City of Petra carved into the sheer rockface by the Nabataeans more than 2,000 years ago.

Itinerary Jewels of Jordan

Itinerary

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Inclusions Jewels of Jordan

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Sightseeing

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  • Enjoy the sites on Amman including the Citadel and the Roman Theatre.
  • View the Royal Family's priceless collection at the Royal Automobile Museum.
  • Visit the beautifully preserved Roman City of Jerash.
  • Admire the views from the impressive Islamic Ajloun Castle.
  • See the spectacular Byzantine and Umayyed mosaics in Madaba.
  • Visit the Greek Orthodox Church of St. George.
  • Swim or float in the salty waters of the Dead Sea and enjoy the therapeutic mud!
  • Explore the unique desert landscape of Wadi Rum.
  • Enjoy an unforgettable night under the stars at a desert camp in Wadi Rum.
  • Visit Little Petra.
  • Visit one of the world’s greatest treasures – the lost city of Petra!.
  • Walk a section of the Dana Village Trail.
  • Marvel at the largest and best-preserved Crusader castle of Kerak.
  • Take a cooking class in Amman.

Travel

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  • Meet & greet on arrival and private airport transfers
  • All touring in private air-conditioned vehicles (excluding basic jeep in Wadi Rum)

Accommodation

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  • 7 nights in good quality hotels
  • 1 night at a Bedouin-style desert camp with shared facilities

Properties include:

  • Crowne Plaza Hotel, Amman
  • Crowne Plaza Resort & Spa, Dead Sea
  • Rahayeb Desert Camp, Wadi Rum
  • Petra Guest House, Petra
  • Dana Guest House, Dana

Hotels listed are an indication, and are subject to change.

Meals

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  • 8 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 5 dinners

Tour Guides

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  • English-speaking locally based driver
  • English-speaking local specialist guides at Jerash, Ajloun Castle, Mt Nebo & Petra

Entrance Fees

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  • 2 day entrance to the site of Petra

Some things to note

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Please note:

  • We are sure you will have a fantastic time in Jordan. Marion Bunnik has just finished travelling through Jordan on an inspection visit and has noticed that Jordan has had an enormous influx of tourists over the past couple of years. As a result of this, the infrastructure that is usually enjoyed by tourists in well developed countries can often be stretched and therefore, inconsistent. This may mean that there may be noticeable differences in standards, including vehicles, hotels and guides. Bunnik Tours always endeavours to provide the best touring experience possible and recommends that everyone who visits Jordan, do so with an open mind and flexibility.

  • In recent years, authorities have enforced restrictions on visitors taking surveillance equipment into Jordan, specifically binoculars. For security reasons, binoculars will be subject to inspection by Jordan Border Protection and may be confiscated by officials if deemed to be particularly high powered.

  • In Wadi Rum you’ll spend the night in a basic Bedouin desert. You will need to pack an overnight bag as your luggage will be stored in your vehicle. We recommend packing a torch, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, strong and comfortable walking shoes and ensure you have ample drinking water. During the winter months (September - March) it does get very cold at night in the desert so you might want to bring your thermals.

  • Ramadan is observed from 12 April to 12 May 2021 and 2 April to 1 May 2022

     

  • Prices are per person based on twin share. Single supplement on request. Seasonal surcharges apply. Hotel upgrades are available. Please contact our office for details.

  • Accommodation listed is based on the superior package price. A deluxe accommodation package is also available

Information Jewels of Jordan

Information

Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging.

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding.

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Ethiopia
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Rwanda, Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats

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