Hidden Jordan with Israel
Travel & Accommodation
Map & Itinerary
- 11 nights in premium accommodation and 14 nights cruising on a premium Travelmarvel river ship
- Services of a Travelmarvel Tour Director and local guides
- 18 meals - 11 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 6 dinners
- Transfers, tipping and entrance fees
Travel & Accommodation
Crowne Plaza, Dead Sea
Set on the shores of the majestic Dead Sea, enjoy a stay at the sprawling Arabian-style Crowne Plaza Dead Sea.
Forgotten for centuries, hidden within the deserts of Jordan, enjoy a tour of this UNESCO World Heritage-listed wonder.
The Dead Sea Scrolls
Visit the Israel Museum in Jerusalem and view the sacred Dead Sea Scrolls.
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Arrive in Amman
On arrival in Amman, be met and transferred to your hotel for a Jordanian Welcome Reception.
Stay: Amman, Rotana Hotel
Amman, Jerash, Dead Sea
Visit a popular spot to sample the Jordanian sweet kanafeh, a delicious cheese pastry soaked in a sugar syrup.
Today starts with a guided tour of Amman. Discover the historic legacy of the city at the Roman Theatre and Nymphaeum, before taking in the enchanting Citadel. You’ll then take a stroll via a traditional souk, where the sights and smells of spices and gold are sure to delight. Afterwards, drive to the ruined city of Jerash. A once great Roman city, here you will transport some 6,500 years back in time to the ‘Pompeii of the Middle East’. Continue to the Dead Sea this afternoon where you will check-in to your hotel.
Stay: Dead Sea, Crowne PlazaDaily :
Dead Sea, Bethabara, Aqaba
Spend the morning at leisure, perhaps floating on the salty waters of the Dead Sea. Later travel to Bethabara, the Baptismal Site of Jesus Christ. Arrive in Aqaba this afternoon, a picturesque port set on the Red Sea. This evening is yours to spend as you wish.
Stay: Intercontinental AqabaDaily :
Aqaba, Wadi Rum
In Wadi Rum, take an exciting 4WD tour across the lunar-like desert landscapes. As the sun goes down, toast the day with a glass of champagne.
This morning is yours to spend at leisure. Perhaps take advantage of the hotel facilities, go for a dip in the Red Sea or enjoy a glass-bottom boat tour. Travel to Wadi Rum this afternoon where you’ll join an Insider Experience. Continue on to your desert camp and savour a unique Bedouin dinner this evening.
Stay: Wadi Rum, Captain’s Desert CampDaily :
Wadi Rum, Petra
Tonight, enjoy an evening of learning and fun, as you partake in a Jordanian hands-on dining experience at Petra Kitchen.
This morning, perhaps enhance your experience in the desert with a desert trek. Afterwards, a short drive from Petra brings you to Little Petra, an archaeological site where magnificent buildings have been carved into sandstone canyons.
Stay: Two Nights, Petra, The Old Village Hotel and ResortDaily :
Following breakfast at your hotel, spend the morning exploring Petra. Famous for its rock-cut architecture, stone colours and formations, Petra is also known as the Rose City. Wander through a narrow gorge called the Siq and emerge to witness Petra’s most elaborate ruin, Al Khazneh, also known as the Treasury. A little farther along lies the Ad-Deir Monastery. This evening, perhaps witness Petra by Night as you wander through the lit-up complex of temples.Daily :
Petra, Shobak, Madaba, Nebo, Amman
After breakfast, travel to Shobak and visit the earliest crusader castle in the region. Set within the walls of the old city, the fortified castle dominates the town and has been the setting for a number of battles. Continue to Madaba, best known as the ‘City of Mosaics’, for its beautiful Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics. Madaba is most famous for the 6th-century mosaic map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land. Covering the floor of the Greek Orthodox Church of St. George, witness over two million pieces of coloured stone depicting the hills and valleys, villages and towns. Afterwards, head to the mountaintop Memorial of Moses at Mount Nebo. It is here, that the Bible states, Moses was granted a view of the Promised Land that he could never enter. Atop the mountain, enjoy captivating views of the Jordan Valley, Dead Sea and River Jordan. Continue to Amman this afternoon. Tonight, feast at a Farewell Dinner.
Stay: Amman, Rotana HotelDaily :
Experience an authentic Jewish Sabbath and dinner.
Depart Amman and travel to the Israel border. With a history stretching back almost 5,000 years, few places in the world resonate in the same way as Israel. This evening, enjoy an Insider Experience.
Stay: Two Nights, Jerusalem, Grand Court Hotel, or similarDaily :
Jerusalem Old City
Sample a local Israeli delicacy today and learn about its role in the traditional Israeli household.
Discover Jerusalem, considered to be one of the world’s holiest cities. Start the day at Mt. Scopus then visit the Mount of Olives, the Garden of Gethsemane, the Western Wall and Mount Zion.Daily :
Today, you will visit Yad Vashem, the official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Afterwards, explore Ein Karem, view the Dead Sea Scrolls and visit Bethlehem to see the Church of the Nativity and Manger Square.
Stay: Two Nights, Tel Aviv, Grand Beach Hotel, or similarDaily :
After breakfast, explore the White City of Tel Aviv and wander through the Zodiac Alleyways of Old Jaffa. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. Perhaps head out on a food tour of Tel Aviv and sample Israeli street food. Enjoy a Farewell Dinner tonight.Daily :
Tel Aviv, Depart Amman
Transfer back to Amman today for your onward flight home.Daily :
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