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Petra and Wadi Rum by Bike Overview
- 2012-01-01 - 2014-12-31
Travel to Jordan and take a bike tour of Petra and Wadi Rum
Travel to Jordan and cycle through the ancient sites of Madaba, Mt Nebo and one of the world's most spectacular sights - the 'Rose-Red City' of Petra. Away from the temples and monuments, ride through quiet villages and ancient olive groves, meeting some Bedouin people along the way. Experience the peculiar weightlessness of floating in the Dead Sea, and snorkel in the biblical waters of the Red Sea to relax and unwind. Most relaxing of all is the night spent in Wadi Rum, the former headquarters of Lawrence of Arabia. Here the solitude, majestic desert scenery and incredible night skies ensure a memorable evening of stargazing.
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One of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Amman offers a fascinating mix of ancient sites and modern culture to explore.
A magnificently preserved example of a provincial Roman centre, the ancient walled town of Jerash offers a remarkable insight into life 2,000 years ago. Famous for its Ottoman-style houses and beautiful Byzantine-era mosaics, the historical town of Madaba has a friendly village atmosphere.
Hewn out of the rose-coloured rock face, the ancient city of Petra is one of the Middle East's most spectacular destinations.
Blessed with idyllic beaches and world-class dive spots, the resort town of Aqaba is Jordan's seaside playground and a fun place to chill out.
Full of weird and beautiful lunar-like rock formations, Wadi Rum is home to some of the most sublime desert landscape on the planet.
Amman has served as the modern and ancient capital of Jordan and today historic sites such as the Citadel offer an insight into the city's intriguing past.
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