10 Tages | 9 Nächtes
Ahlan Wa Sahlan! - Welcome to Jordan! You may book your transfer independently or arrange for a hotel transfer with us. The remainder of the day is free. Overnight in Amman.
Start the day with a city tour in Jordan's capital. Amman, already mentioned in the Bible as Rabbath Ammon, is a bustling modern city. The historical places are located in downtown, where we visit the Citadel with remains from the Roman to the early Islamic period. Then we have a round in the Archaeological Museum. We stroll via the Souq, where you get an idea of everyday life, to the Roman Theatre from the 2nd century with 6000 seats. We leave to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. The well-preserved ruins had been hidden for centuries in sand before the excavations started in 1925. Wander along the spectacular Forum, paved and colonnaded streets, the Nymphaeum, theatres, and the Temple of Artemis. Return to Amman and overnight.
After breakfast, drive 1 hour to Mt. Nebo, the place where Prophet Moses gazed at the Promised Land before he died and alleged to be his burial place. You visit an old monastery, overlook the Jordan Valley, Dead Sea and parts of the Holy Land. Driving along the famous ancient caravan route the King's Way, we have a short stop in Wadi Al-Mujib, a great wide valley with magnificent geological formation. Continue to Petra hotel and overnight.
After breakfast proceed to Petra, the spectacular rose rock city. Prepare yourself for walking over uneven terrain. Petra is the biggest attraction of Jordan and was first established around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabataean Arabs. Meet your local guide who will give you an understanding of Petra’s history within the next 2.5 hours. Start with a walk to the canyon, the so-called Siq, at its end you see the most beautiful monument, the Treasury. The building rises over 40 meters, and is carved into the sandstone like most of Petra’s architecture. Continue via the Street of Facades, passing by the Theatre to the Royal Tombs. Your guide says farewell. Free time to uncover Petra on your own, climb for example the 800 stairs to the impressive Monastery El Deir. Return along the same trail back to the main entrance. In the afternoon, drive 1.5 hour southwards to Wadi Rum, known also as the “Valley of the Moon”. Transfer to your camp and overnight.
In the morning, hop in a 4x4 and with your Bedouin driver uncover more of the vast desert. The rugged landscape, the changing colours of sands and mountains, the serene atmosphere will make you understand why Wadi Rum is one of the most impressive desert landscapes in the world. The setting had been used for Hollywood movies. You see canyons, red sand dunes, Nabatean rock inscriptions and a natural rock bridge formed over centuries. Continue to drive 1 hour to Aqaba where you will have free leisure on your own. You may enjoy and relax at the beach, do some water activities or visit the spice Souq in Aqaba. Then drive 4 hour back to Amman and overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel, and transfer to Amman airport to catch your departure flight to Dubai. Welcome to Dubai! Our airport representative welcomes you to Dubai Airport. After the visa formalities and claiming your baggage, meet your driver and transfer you to your hotel. Check in and the remaining time of the day is free on your own. Overnight in Dubai.
Start your city tour in Dubai Marina marvel with the charismatic and luxurious vibe of the city. Commencing with new environs at the world renowned Atlantis Hotel in the Palm Jumeirah – a man-made island that can be spotted from space! Enjoy a view of the only 7-star hotels in the world, the Burj Al Arab. Then go up the tallest tower in the world, Burj Khalifa, and experience the exquisite scenic views of Dubai from the 124th floor! Stop by at the Dubai Mall where you can have a unique shopping experience. Return to your hotel in Dubai and overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel and overnight in Dubai. No other services provided. Today you have free leisure time to explore the bustling and vibrant city of Dubai at your own pace. You may opt to visit theme park such as Ferrari World or Warner Bros or the Atlantis Aqua-venture.
After breakfast, head for 1.5 hours to Abu Dhabi. Experience how the capital of the United Arab Emirates merges its rich ancient heritage with modern contemporary life. This tour package has been carefully crafted to provide a unique and cultural experience by delving into the highlights of Abu Dhabi. Visit the most majestic landmark of the UAE, The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, named to honor the former president of the UAE. The white marble structure consists of 82 domes, 24-carat chandeliers, flower-patterned paintings and reflective pools. Visit the Louvre Abu Dhabi and see an extensive collections of ancient and contemporary works of historic, cultural and sociological interest from around the world. Return to your hotel in Dubai and overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel. Latest check out 12:00. You may depart in Dubai at any time and say farewell. End of service.