Explore Jordan and visit Petra, Amman and Wadi Rum
Visit Jordan and marvel at a fascinating mix of modernity and ancient wonders. Live it up in the cosmopolitan city of Amman, explore Jordan's mystic desert landscapes in Wadi Rum, visit the stunning ruins of Petra and trek to the remote hilltop village on this enriching and exciting tour of Jordan. With cultural gems, ancient artefacts and warm hospitality waiting around every corner, Jordan is an enthralling and magnetic land to visit.
Spend a whole day uncovering the majesty and mystery of the world wonder of Petra. The first glimpse of the Treasury from the narrow path of the Siq is unforgettable
Experience the best weightlessness this side of outer space with an effortless float in the super-salty waters of the Dead Sea
Hop in a jeep and experience the extraordinary desert scenery of Wadi Rum, a rugged moonscape of huge sandstone mountains
Meet Bedouin locals, learn about their ways, and sleep under the stars in a desert camp in the far-out destination of Wadi Rum
There is quite a bit of walking involved in visiting Jordan's historic sites, especially in Petra and Wadi Rum, so a reasonable level of fitness is required. Most of the time there is no shade so remember to bring a hat, sun protection, and sturdy, comfortable walking shoes.
Winters can get quite cool, so if you're visiting at this time, don't forget to pack some warmer layers too.
The desert camp in Wadi Rum is basic but incredibly memorable. There are tents and shared western bathroom facilities. Please be aware that while the desert may be very hot during the day, it will still be cool at night and warm clothes and a sleeping bag is highly recommended when travelling outside of the summer months.
This itinerary is valid for departures from 01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019. View the itinerary for departures between 01 January 2018 - 31 December 2018
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A single supplement is available on this trip. On the following nights the Single Supplement is not available:
Day 2 & 3 Wadi Rum camp
Our Explore Jordan trips score an average of 4.79 out of 5 based on 298 reviews in the last year.
In graduate school in the U.S., I was a Maya archaeologist and have seen many New World archaeological sites. But I was totally unprepared by the jaw-dropping majesty and grandeur of the places I visited in Egypt and Jordan. The Temple of Karnak was a highlight. Camping in the amazing desert of Wadi Rum and visiting the Animal Care of Egypt rescue center in Aswan were my favorite parts of the trip. Be warned about the sand and the intensity of the sun - my eyes got very sunburned.
Review submitted 15 Oct 2018
Explore Jordan was a wonderful trip. Great for history buffs and with way more than just Petra! Wadi Rum is stunningly beautiful and a dead sea float is a really unique experience!
Review submitted 14 Oct 2018