8-Day Tour of Jordan & Jerusalem

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8-Day Tour of Jordan & Jerusalem

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8-Day Tour of Jordan & Jerusalem

Amman | Madaba & Mount Nebo | Petra | Wadi Rum | Dead Sea | Jerusalem | Bethlehem | Nazareth | Sea of Galilee

Explore ancient wonders and holy sites on an 8-day journey through Jordan and Jerusalem.


Airport pick-up

Your driver will be waiting for you, holding a sign with your name on it, in the airport lobby after baggage claim.

Amman is one of the oldest cities in the world, inhabited since the bronze age. The city is growing into a modern city but retains its character and history.

Depending on your flight arrival time, you may have free time to explore the capital city on your own.

Overnight in Amman.

Meeting Point & Time
9 am – Hotel Pickup. Pickup from the hotel of your choice in Amman.

Mount Nebo
After breakfast, we’ll pick you up from your hotel in Amman and take you to the stunning Mount Nebo, where Moses took in the view of the Promised Land before passing away and being buried.

We’ll then proceed to the charming town of Madaba, where you can explore the ancient Byzantine mosaics excavated throughout the town. Don’t miss the opportunity to see the oldest preserved mosaic map of the Holy Lands, known as the ‘Madaba Map’.

Drive to Petra
Finally, we’ll make our way to the village around Petra where you can relax and spend the night.

Meals: Breakfast

Petra Siq & Main Trail 
Arrive at Petra and meet your guide to start the tour through this magical place.

Enter the Nabatean city through the magnificent tall and narrow canyon entrance to Petra known as the Siq. Witness the ancient city like the travelers of old along the main trail.

Transfer to Wadi Rum
3 pm – Leave Petra and take the 2-hour drive to Wadi Rum.

Once you arrive in the desert, you will then switch from your road vehicle to an off-road pickup truck that will drive through the desert sand to your Bedouin Camp for the night.

Zarb Dinner
Enjoy a delicious dinner “Zarb” dinner, a traditional Bedouin barbecue. You’ll have, chicken, potatoes, and carrots that were slow-cooked for hours over charcoal, in a cooking hole buried beneath the desert sand. There will also be traditional salads, bread, and dips available.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

7 am – Start the day with breakfast at the camp.

Desert Jeep Tour
8 am – Begin your 2-hour Jeep Tour. Jump into a jeep in which you’ll explore the best spots in the desert!

Head Towards the Dead Sea
You’ll depart the desert and head to the Dead Sea to wash off the sand!

Spend some time floating in the salty waters, try out the ‘magical’ Dead Sea mud, and relax by the pool. While at the resort, enjoy a nice buffet lunch.

Head Back to Amman
By sunset time, you will head back to Amman, to return to where the adventure began. The tour vehicle will climb out of the Jordan Valley at the lowest place on earth and up to the plateau where the capital city is located.

Overnight in Amman.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Meeting Point & Time
7 am – Pickup from your door in Amman and transfer to King Hussein / Allenby Bridge Israeli Terminal.

Border Crossing
7:50 am – Arrival at the Jordanian Terminal of King Hussein/ Allenby Bridge. Cross the border and meet your driver at the taxi booth outside the Israeli terminal.

Mount of Olives
Arrive at the Mount of Olives for a wonderful view over Jerusalem.

Old City
Enter the Old City through the Dung gate to visit the Wailing (or Western) Wall, and view the Haram Al Sharif with the Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock

Free Exploration
Take some time to explore the bazaars, and leave then the Old City to the west by Jaffa Gate.

Finish the day at your hotel near the Old City.

Meals: Breakfast

Meeting Point & Time
9:00 am – Pickup from your hotel and we’ll depart to Bethlehem.

Separation Wall
Arrive at the separation wall and see the massive barrier the Israeli government built. On the wall, you’ll see the first of many Palestinian graffiti/street art that Bethlehem has become famous for.

Church of the Nativity & Manager Square
Continue into the center of Bethlehem to see the Church of the Nativity, believed to be located at the birthplace of Jesus.

Banksy Graffiti & Walled Off Hotel Museum
See some of famous street artist Banksy’s political graffiti around the city including “Armored Dove”, “Girl Frisking Soldier”, and “Protester throwing Flowers” and visit his hotel – pointedly named “The Walled Off Hotel”

New Jerusalem
Once you are back to Jerusalem, you will have a chance to visit the Mahane Yehuda Market, also known as ‘The Shuk’. This marketplace is the ;argest in Jerusalem and dates back the 19th century. Time to try some samples of local food and drinks!

Next, we can head to Yad Vashem (the Holocaust Museum), or the Israel Museum (where you can see the Dead Sea Scrolls). Please discuss your preference with your driver or guide, and note that museums can shut early on some days.

Overnight in Jerusalem.

Meals: Breakfast

Meeting Point & Time
9:00 am – Pickup from your hotel and head north to visit Nazareth and The Sea of Galilee.

We’ll head towards Capernaum where you will see the Synagogue where Jesus taught and other remains of this once prosperous town on the shores of the Sea of Galilee that became his adopted home.

Mount of Beatitudes
You will visit the Mount of Beatitudes, the scene of the famous Sermon on the Mount.

Next up you’ll visit where the presumed location of the miracle of the multiplication of loaves and fishes, where Jesus is said to have fed 5,000 people from 5 loaves of bread and two fish.

Then head on to the Church of the Primacy where Peter was told by Jesus to continue his work, and try walking on water.

After enjoying the fantastic views over the lake for a minute, head on to Nazareth. The boyhood village of Jesus is now a bustling city, and at the Church of the Annunciation you will see visitors from all corners of the world. This is also reflected in the décor of the modern building.

Border Crossing
After a great day sightseeing, we’ll head towards the border and onto Amman for overnight.

Meals: Breakfast

Depart to Airport
We will pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to Queen Alia Airport.

It’s recommended to be at the airport at least 3 hours before your flight time.

Meals: Breakfast


The price of this tour varies based on seasonality, holidays, and other factors.

Contact us for a quote!


  • Transportation as per itinerary in a private vehicle with English-speaking driver – including one airport pick-up and one airport drop off.
  • 3-star accommodation in Amman and Petra on bed & breakfast basis.
  • One night in a Bedouin camp in Wadi Rum including dinner & breakfast.
  • Two nights in a Palestinian-owned 3-star hotel in Jerusalem on bed & breakfast basis.
  • Site guide in Petra for roughly 3 hours (Main Trail).
  • 2-hour Jeep Tour in Wadi Rum.
  • Day use at Holiday Inn Dead Sea Resort including lunch buffet.
  • Visa & border fees*
  • Any entrance fees (we suggest you purchase the Jordan Pass).
  • Meals not stated.
  • Drinks.
  • Tips & personal expenses.
  • Travel or health insurance.

*For more information about border crossing procedures and fees click here.

Here are some things you are not allowed to bring to Jordan:
1- Drones
2- Binoculars

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