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How we create your Jordan tour?


How we create your Jordan tour?

Camel in front of Treasury Petra, Jordan
Camel in front of Treasury Petra, Jordan

Ever wonder how to create a tour itinerary? For tour operator (travel agent) it is important to meet the customer needs and wants together when planning a trip. Here’s some of information needed during the planning stage:

  • Date of Travel,

  • Nationality,

  • Flight Information,

  • Hotel Preferences – 3*, 4*, 5* hotels & room options,

  • Customer places of interest,

  • Customer Budget,

Camels in Wadi Rum, Jordan
Camels in Wadi Rum, Jordan

Date of Travel – in Tourism Industry, your operator/agent needs to know when the date of travel takes place due to difference in prices based on seasonality (low, high, and peak seasons). The travel date is the basis of your agent in calculating the cost. Your agent can also advise the best time to travel and offer better suggestion to suit the itinerary.

 

Citadel Amman, Jordan
Citadel Amman, Jordan

 

Nationality – in country like Jordan, there are some restricted nationalities that require to get the entry visa in advance but most of the nationalities can obtain the Jordanian visa on arrival at the airport or land borders, except the Allenby Bridge/King Hussein Bridge & Wadi Arava Border.

 

Jordan Local Cuisine
Jordan Local Cuisine

 

Flight Information – if available, this info is helpful when planning an itinerary (especially for short-term tours). It helps the operator to come up with suitable itinerary to maximize the visit & for the traveler to make the most out of the trip and visit the highlights of the country.

 

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Lowest point on earth Dead Sea, Jordan

 

Hotel Preferences – if in case client wanted to include accommodation in the package, this info tells where the customer like to stay (3*, 4*, 5* or 5* deluxe), room requirement (king-sized bed, twin bed, extra bed for child or baby cot).

 

Hiking Dana to Feynan
Hiking Dana to Feynan

Places of interest – same to hotel preferences, not all travelers wanted to see the same place or take the tour, some enjoys leisure time, some needs relaxation, and some wants adventure travel and the like.

 

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St George Church Madaba, Jordan

Budget – not all customers are open to provide their budget but there are times this info needs to be known. Knowing the budget is helpful to the operator when planning the trip to consider how much money the customer wants to spend.

 

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Jerash Jordan

In general, Tourism has become a major asset of every country and for a tour company like us, who is part of this contribution, it is necessary to become competitive and maintain the excellent service to our client from planning stage up to the last day of travel.

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Jordan Family Day Tour to Umm Qais, Ajloun Castle and Jerash


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Jordan Family Day Tour to Umm Qais, Ajloun Castle and Jerash

Touring Jordan with children should be hassle free, fun and exciting day. From Amman grab the chance to see the sights in the north; first visit the Greco Roman ruins in Umm Quais, here you have an amazing panorama view of the Sea of Galilee and the Golan Heights. Next stop is to Islamic castle in Ajloun. Then to Jerash which was founded by Alexander the Great, branded as the well preserved Roman city in the Middle East.

Family tour in Umm Qais Jordan

Family tour in Umm Qais Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Family tour in Ajloun Castle Jordan

Family tour in Ajloun Castle Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Family Tour in Jerash Jordan

Family Tour in Jerash Jordan

 

 

Four Days in Jordan


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Four Days in Jordan

Travelling to Jordan with only 4 days to explore the country? It may look like 4 days is not enough but with good planning and execution you’ll be able to see the highlights and enjoy the top landmarks without feeling you miss something…

So what are the possible places to visit in 4 days… continue reading our post to get an idea:

AMMAN CITY

Amman Citadel Map

Amman Citadel Map

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amman Citadel

Amman Citadel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

View of Roman Theater from Citadel

View of Roman Theater from Citadel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Umayyad Palace

Umayyad Palace

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jordan Archaeological Museum

Jordan Archaeological Museum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Head of Artemis Statue

Head of Artemis Statue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anthropoid Coffins

Anthropoid Coffins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Temples of Hercules

Temples of Hercules

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dead Sea Beach - Jordan Valley Marriott Resort & Spa

Dead Sea Beach – Jordan Valley Marriott Resort & Spa

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dana Village

Dana Village

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Crusader Castle in Shobak

Crusader Castle in Shobak

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Treasury in Petra, Jordan

The Treasury in Petra, Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The amazing desert landscape in Wadi Rum, Jordan

The amazing desert landscape in Wadi Rum, Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ajloun Castle

Ajloun Castle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Arch of Hardian in Jerash

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interested to know more visit Jordan Tours.

Jordan Summer Special 2016


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Jordan Summer Special 2016

summer

Looking ahead to your summer vacation? Come and visit Jordan, we offer a great deal for a private tour including free visa on arrival. This offer is valid from until 04 July 2016, limited slots only.

3* Package

USD 396 per person (Min 4)

USD 349 per person (Min 6)

4* Package

USD 427 per person (Min 4)

USD 380 per person (Min 6)

5* Package

USD 525 per person (Min 4)

USD 478 per person (Min 6)

Itinerary:

Day 01: Amman Airport – Amman City Tour – Amman Hotel

Our representative welcomes you with a signage in your name at Amman Airport at the immigration and assists you.  Drive to Jordan’s capital Amman, already mentioned in the Bible as Rabbath Ammon, the historical places are located in downtown, visit the Citadel with remains from the Roman to the early Islamic period. Then have a round in the Archaeological Museum. Stroll via the Souq, where you get an idea of everyday life, to the Roman Theatre from 2nd century with 6000 seats. Transfer to Amman hotel.

Day 02: Amman Hotel – Petra Visit – Petra Hotel (Breakfast)

After breakfast drive 3 hours to the red rose city Petra, the biggest attraction of Jordan. Petra was first established around the 6th century B.C. by the Nabataean Arabs, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and laid the foundation of a commercial empire that extended into Syria. With the guide pass the canyon, the so called Siq, to see the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Continue via the Street of Facades to the Royal Tombs and Pharaoh’s Castle. Overnight Petra.

Day 03: Petra Hotel – Dead Sea Hotel (Breakfast)

After breakfast drive 2.5 hours to the Dead Sea the lowest point on earth, where ever since the days of Herod the Great, people have flocked to in search of its curative secrets. Free time to float and experience the uniqueness of the area. Overnight Dead Sea.

Day 04: Dead Sea Hotel – Amman Airport (Breakfast)

Latest check out 12:00. Transfer to airport to say farewell and board your flight.

 

Inclusions:

Meet & Assist on arrival, free visa for non-restricted nationalities, 1x hotel accommodation with breakfast in Amman, 1x hotel accommodation with breakfast in Petra, 1x hotel accommodation with breakfast in Dead Sea, Private transfer in new A/C vehicle with English speaking driver, English speaking spot guide in Petra for 2.5 hrs, entrance fee to mentioned sites, mineral water on vehicle.

 

Suggested 3* Hotels: Amman – Toledo Hotel, Petra – Sella Hotel, Dead Sea – 4* Holiday Inn Resort or similar

Suggested 4* Hotels: Amman – Al Qasr Metropole Hotel, Petra – Petra Guest House, Dead Sea – Holiday Inn Resort or similar

Suggested 5* Hotels: Amman – Intercontinental Hotel, Petra – Moevenpick Resort, Dead Sea – Moevenpick Resort or similar

 

For booking or inquiry contact: Petra Nights Tours

Tel: 00962 6 554 3600

Email: reservation@petranightstours.cominfo@petranightstours.com

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Five Things to do in Jordan


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Five Things to do in Jordan

Explore Amman City … the Citadel, Roman Theater, Souqs

The Amman Citadel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amman Citadel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amman Roman Theatre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mud Bath and Floating at the lowest point on earth the Dead Sea

Mud bath at the Dead Sea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dead Sea, Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Floating at the lowest point on earth Dead Sea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hike the Monastery Al Deir 

The path going to the Monastery

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monastery El Deir

 

 

Try Jordanian Cuisine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Discover the amazing desert of Wadi Rum by jeep, horse or camel

Camel ride

 

 

Jeep ride

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Horse back ride

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Ramadan 2016 Jordan Timetable


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Ramadan is the holy month of fasting in which Muslims are not allowed to eat, drink and smoke from dawn until sunset.

In 2016 the holy month is expected to be between 06 June to 06 July, plus or less 01 day according to the actual sight of the moon.

Below is the Jordan timetable:

Date Day Fajr Sunrise Zuhr Asr Magrib/Iftar Isha/Taraweeh
06 Jun Mon 3:51 5:24 12:35 16:16 19:47 21:20
07 Jun Tue 3:50 5:24 12:36 16:16 19:47 21:21
08 Jun Wed 3:50 5:24 12:36 16:17 19:48 21:21
09 Jun Thu 3:50 5:24 12:36 16:17 19:48 21:22
10 Jun Fri 3:50 5:26 12:36 16:17 19:48 21:22
11 Jun Sat 3:50 5:23 12:36 16:17 19:49 21:23
12 Jun Sun 3:49 5:23 12:37 16:17 19:49 21:23
13 Jun Mon 3:49 5:23 12:37 16:17 19:50 21:24
14 Jun Tue 3:49 5:24 12:37 16:18 19:50 21:24
15 Jun Wed 3:49 5:24 12:37 16:18 19:50 21:25
16 Jun Thu 3:49 5:24 12:38 16:18 19:51 21:25
17 Jun Fri 3:49 5:24 12:38 16:18 19:51 21:25
18 Jun Sat 3:50 5:24 12:38 16:19 19:51 21:26
19 Jun Sun 3:50 5:24 12:38 16:19 19:51 21:26
20 Jun Mon 3:50 5:24 12:38 16:19 19:52 21:26
21 Jun Tue 3:50 5:25 12:39 16:19 19:52 21:26
22 Jun Wed 3:50 5:25 12:39 16:19 19:52 21:27
23 Jun Thu 3:51 5:25 12:39 16:20 19:52 21:27
24 Jun Fri 3:51 5:25 12:39 16:20 19:52 21:27
25 Jun Sat 3:51 5:26 12:39 16:20 19:53 21:27
26 Jun Sun 3:52 5:26 12:40 16:20 19:53 21:27
27 Jun Mon 3:52 5:26 12:40 16:20 19:53 21:27
28 Jun Tue 3:52 5:27 12:40 16:21 19:53 21:27
29 Jun Wed 3:53 5:27 12:40 16:21 19:53 21:27
30 Jun Thu 3:53 5:27 12:40 16:21 19:53 21:27
01 Jul Fri 3:54 5:27 12:41 16:21 19:53 21:26
02 Jul Sat 3:55 5:28 12:41 16:21 19:53 21:26
03 Jul Sun 3:55 5:28 12:41 16:22 19:53 21:26
04 Jul Mon 3:56 5:29 12:41 16:22 19:52 21:26
05 Jul Tue 3:56 5:30 12:41 16:22 19:52 21:26

 

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Three days in Jordan


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Three days in Jordan

For travelers who wish to explore Jordan but have short time to stay you might feel hesitated to proceed, you’ll think is it really worth it given the limited time? What places can I manage to see, where to go and more questions as you begin to plan your tour. With proper planning you can cover the main highlights of the country without feeling rush.

Below is our suggested itinerary suiting travelers who want to maximize their 3 days stay in Jordan.

First day: Arrival at Amman Airport. From here we begin our trip, first we visit the Madaba St George Church, not far is the Mt Nebo, we then drive via Kings Way with a stop to take some photos at Mujib Reserve, continue to Shobak Castle then drive to Petra for overnight.

Madaba, Jordan

Saint George Church in Madaba, Jordan

6th century mosaic map

The 6th century mosaic map on the floor of Madaba Church.

Mount Nebo, Jordan

Rolling Stone in Mount Nebo, Jordan

Mount Nebo, Jordan

Mount Nebo is the alleged burial site of Prophet Moses.

Ancient caravan route

Kings Highway, an ancient caravan route

Wadi Al Mujib

View of the Wadi Mujib

Crusader Castle

Crusader Castle in Shobak, built by King Baldwin I of Jerusalem

Second day: Full day to discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site Petra.

Petra Tours

Canyon or The Siq

Al Khazneh

The Treasury

Third day: From Petra drive to Amman, we visit the Citadel, Roman Theatre, Souqs, Jabal Amman with Rainbow Street. Transfer to Amman Airport for your departure.

Downtown Amman

Citadel in downtown Amman

Ummayyad Palace

Ummayyad Palace in Amman Citadel

Amman Roman Theatre

Roman Theatre in Amman Jordan

Interested to get a quote or to book this trip?

Send us an email; reservation@pntours.com OR info@petranightstours.com

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Souvenir Shopping in Jordan: Sand Bottles


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Souvenir Shopping in Jordan: Sand Bottles

The shopping experience for a souvenir in Jordan is a mixture of modernity and tradition.

A popular souvenir to grab are decorated bottles filled with brightly colored sands, made by artisans in Petra and Aqaba.

The designs in the sand is done with the aid of a knitting needle and a funnel. They are nice, colorful and some of them have detailed designs. Prices depends on the design, quality of the sand used (natural or dyed) and size of the bottles.

Jordan Sand Bottles

Colorful Sand Bottles

 

Sand Bottles in Jordan

Sand Bottle from Jordan with a nice design

 

Souvenirs in Jordan

Popular souvenir in Jordan

 

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A Glimpse to the Jordan Museum


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A Glimpse to the Jordan Museum

Jordan Museum

The Main Entrance

Mosaic Floor

Mosaic Floor from the Byzantine Period

Jordan Museum Map

The Museum Map

The Jordan Museum

Ain Ghazal Statue

Natufian Art

Neolithic Period

Pottery Storage Jar

Nomad Period

From Bronze Age

Interactive Computers

Nabatean Period

Nabatean Inscriptions

Marble Statue of Apollo

Wall Mosaic

Copper Scrolls

 

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Jordan Islamic Sites


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Jordan Islamic Sites 

THE BLESSED TREE

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CAVE OF SEVEN SLEEPERS

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Entrance-to-the-Cave-of-Seven-Sleepers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Cave-of-the-Seven-Sleepers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOT’S CAVE

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Descriptive-Text-Lots-Cave

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Panorama-Lots-Cave

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lots-Cave-Ruins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Drawing-of-Lut-Church

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lots-Cave

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SHRINE OF THE VELNERABLE COMPANION BILAL BIN RABAH

Venerable-Companion-Bilal-bin-Rabah

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOMB OF PROPHET SHUAYB

Mosque-Prophet-Shuayb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tomb-of-Prophet-Shuayb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Arabic Sweets


 

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ARABIC SWEETS

Enjoy our post introducing the popular and delicious Middle Eastern sweets.

 

Aish Al Saraya

A known Lebanese dessert made with French bread slices, milk, cream, sugar, flour, and ground pistachios. This dessert is often drizzled with sweet syrup and served with cream on top.

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Baklava

A rich, sweet pastry made of layers filled with nuts and sweetened with honey.

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Barazek

Is made of sesame seeds, honey, semolina with chopped pistachios and baked until golden in color. If you want it to be crunchy you need to make them thinner.

 3-Barazek

Basbousa/Hareesa/Semolina Cake

A traditional Middle Eastern sweet cake is made of cooked semolina or farina soaked in syrup. Other ingredients are coconut (optional), flour, thick yogurt, butter, vanilla, milk (optional), almonds. The syrup is made of water, sugar, lemon juice and may optionally contain orange or rose water.

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Feteer/Arabic Pie

Is a layered pastry with different variety of toppings from clotted cream to salty white cheese, icing sugar or a mix of molasses and Tahini.

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Halawet Al Jibun

A Lebanese dessert made of cheese dough, cream and rose jam.

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Halawet Al Riz

Similar to Halawet El Jibn, is another Arabic sweet with cheese, called Halawet El Riz. It’s made of grained rice with starch, sugar, mozzarella cheese or unsalted white cheese, cream, rose water and grounded pistachios for garnishing.

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Halva

Is a sweet based confection from the Middle East. This dessert is either flour based or nut-butter based.

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Knafeh

Is a cheese pastry with semolina bits baked on top soaked in sweet sugar based syrup.

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Layali Lubnan/Lebanese Nights

Is an amazingly aromatic dessert that is quite refreshing during summer time, it is made of semolina with caramel syrup and pistachio nuts as toppings.

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Loukoumades/Lokma

Similar to Zeinab’s Finger, is made of deeply fried dough served with sweet syrup.

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Maamoul/Date Cookies

Is a date filled cookies, they may be in the shape of balls or flattened with pistachios or walnuts. They are particularly used on religious festive such as during Ramadan, Eid al-Fitr and Eid Al-Adha (for Muslims), before lent, on Easter and feast of Epiphany (for Christians), Purim, Rosh Hashanah and Hanukkah (for Jewish).

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Muhallabia

Is a classic dessert made of rice pudding perfumed with rose water or orange, flavored with spices and garnished with nuts.  

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Qatayef

Qatayef or Arabic pancakes, is filled with sweet cheese and nuts and then fried.

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Rice Pudding/Roz Bel Haleeb

Is made of a mixture of rice and milk, sweetened with sugar as an addition, can be topped with nuts and garnished with cinnamon. Rice pudding is associated with good nutrition and good digestion, often recommended to people of all ages for stomach illness. Variations of this dish include eating it with an ice cream.

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Shashbarak

A pastry filled with minced meat, lentil, cooked in a jameed.

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Umm Ali

A traditional dessert from Egypt made of pastry, cream, nuts, dried fruits and is sometimes topped with raisins, powdered sugar and coconut flakes.

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Zainab’s Fingers 

Is made of deeply fried dough and are eaten with honey, powdered sugar or sweet syrup. It is said that Zainab fingers is date back 100 years ago when a woman called Zainab made this dessert.

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Znoud Al Seet

Crispy on the outside, it is filled with a thick clotted cream filling and then fried until golden brown crispy then dipped in sugar syrup with orange blossom water.

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Jordan Holy Sites for Christian Pilgrimage


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Jordan Holy Sites for Christian Pilgrimage

Jordan is home to several religious sites and monuments attracting many Christian Pilgrims.

To give you an idea of the places we’ve listed the most popular biblical sites located in Jordan.

 

Mount Nebo the place where Prophet Moses after 40 years in the desert view the promised land before he died. The mount is 800 meters above sea level became a place of pilgrimage for early Christians and on the highest point of the mountain, Syagha, the remains of a Byzantine church and monastery were discovered in 1933 by the Franciscan Archaeological Institute.

Mount Nebo Tours

 

Mt-Nebo-View-Point

St. George Church located in the town of Madaba which is famous for its Byzantine and Umayyad Mosaics. On the floor of the Greek Orthodox Church you’ll see the 6th century mosaic map of Palestine.

Madaba-St-George-Church

Mosaic-Floor-Madaba-Church

Shrine of the Beheading of St. John Baptist also located in Madaba is an early 20th century Roman Catholic Church belonging to the Patriarchate of Jerusalem. Located downstairs of the church is the Acropolis Museum. You’ll also see here an ancient well dating to the Moabite era (3000 years ago) and is still operational.

St-John-the-Baptist-Madaba

Mukawir/Machaerus an hour drive from Madaba along the King’s Way, you find at the hilltop stronghold of Herod the Great, King of Judea. His son Herod Antipas inherited the fortress. He ordered here the beheading of John the Baptist after Salome’s fateful dance.

Machaerus-Jordan

Bethany Beyond Jordan on the east bank of the Jordan River is the place where John the Baptist lived and baptized Jesus. You’ll also see here a golden-roofed church, the remains of Byzantine churches and baptism pools.

Baptism-Site-Terrace

Baptism-Site-Jesus-Jordan

Pillar of Lot’s Wife and the Cave of Lot driving along the Dead Sea Road you’ll see a salt formation known as “Lot’s Wife as a Pillar of Salt”. The story of Lot’s wife begins in Genesis 19, after two angels arrive in Sodom and urge Lot to get his family and flee, and not look back. Lot’s wife looked back making her into a pillar of salt.

Pillar-of-Lots-Wife

Lots-Cave-Ruins

Dead Sea according to Biblical tradition was the site of the infamous cities Sodom and Gomorrah. A visit to this area gives you a chance to experience the well-known “floating effect”.

Dead-Sea-Floating

Dead-Sea-Jordan-Travel

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Amazing Day Tour to the north of Jordan from Amman


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 Amazing Day Tour to the north of Jordan from Amman

Do not miss the chance to explore the interesting tourist site in northern Jordan. Embark on a full day tour to visit Umm Qais, Ajloun Castle and Jerash. It might look like covering the three sites is too much, long and tiring for 1 day, yes its tiring but totally worth it and it’s doable.

 

From Amman we drive for about 2 hours to Umm Quais located in the northwest of the country, near the borders of Israel and Syria. Here you enjoy the views overlooking the Sea of Tiberias, Golan Heights and Yarmouk River. The Umm Quais or also called Gadara belonged to the famous Decapolis, a union of 10 cities, founded by Alexander the Great.

Umm-Qais-Jordan

From here we continue to the town Ajloun which name is theory to be connected with the Moabite King Eglon mentioned in the Bible. Here we visit a great 12th century Islamic castle built around 1184/85 by the famous Islamic leader Salah al-Din. The castle is believed to controlled traffic along the road connecting Damascus and Egypt.

Ajloun-Castle

Before we continue our exciting tour let’s take a break to enjoy a delicious lunch for dining options & suggestions check our blog: Having Lunch in Jordan.

Mansaf

We drive for about 45 minutes to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. Here you visit the spectacular forum, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum and the Temple of Artemis.

Jerash-also-known-as-Gerasa

After spending the day we drive back to Amman for about an hour with lots of pleasant memory that last forever.

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2016 Entrance Fees to Jordan


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2016 Entrance Fees to Jordan

This page gives you updated information about the admissions fees per person of different tourist sites in Jordan effective 01 January 2016.

Tourist Site

Entrance Fee for Non-Jordanians

Entrance Fee for Jordanians/Residents

Umm Quais

5.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Jerash

10.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Ajloun Castle

3.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Amman Citadel

3.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Amman Roman Theatre

2.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Amman King Abdullah Mosque

2.00 JD

TBA

Amman Royal Car Museum

5.00 JD

1.00 JD

Desert Castles

3.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Bethany/Baptism Site

12.00 JD

2.00 JD

Madaba St George Church

1.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Madaba Archaeological Park

2.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Um Ar Rasas

3.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Mt Nebo

1.00 JD

0.500 Fils

Kerak Castle

2.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Mukawir

1.50 JD

0.250 Fils

Dana Nature Reserve

8.00 JD

2.00 JD Jordanians

5.00 JD Residents

Petra (one day ticket)

50.00 JD

1.00 JD

Petra (two day ticket)

55.00 JD

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Petra (three day ticket)

60.00 JD

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Petra for day visitors from Israel

90.00 JD

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Petra by Night (Mon, Wed, Thu)

17.00 JOD

TBA

Saraya Museum

2.00 JOD

0.250 Fils

Wadi Rum

5.00 JD

1.00 JD

Bait Al Sharif Hussein bin Ali Museum

1.00 JD

0.150 Fils

Mar Elias

3.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Salt Archaeological Museum

2.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Salt Historical Museum

1.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Lot’s Cave

2.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Pella

2.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Iraq Al Amir

1.00 JD

0.250 Fils

Entrance fee is applicable from 12 years old and up.

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Jordan An Ideal Holiday Destination


While exploring Jordan you’ll discover many interesting places, get tour & activity ideas, sample local cuisine. Check out our list suggesting things you shouldn’t miss in the country.

Explore Amman City

Citadel, Amman, Jordan

Citadel, Amman, Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dine Like a Local

Healthy Jordanian Meal

Healthy Jordanian Meal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visit a Local Souvenir Shop

Front of a Souvenir Shop

Front of a Souvenir Shop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Souvenir variety

Souvenir variety

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jordan Souvenir Shop

Jordan Souvenir Shop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Souvenir Shop

Souvenir Shop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Store Selling Colorful Accessories

Store Selling Colorful Accessories

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visit a Pilgrimage /Religious Site

St George Church in Madaba, Jordan

St George Church in Madaba, Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spend a time at a hot spring

Spend time at Hammamat Ma'in Hot Spring

Hammamat Ma’in Hot Spring

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Discover and Hike Beautiful Wadis in Jordan

Discover Wadis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hiking in Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hiking Jordan 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tour the amazing Petra Archaeological Park

You pass the Siq, a narrow gorge until you reach the end to have a glimpse of the Treasury

You pass the Siq, a narrow gorge until you reach the end to have a glimpse of the Treasury

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Another way to see Petra is to hike the magnificent UNESCO site.

Another way to see Petra is to hike the magnificent UNESCO site.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Horse Riding in Petra

Horse Riding in Petra

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Float & Mud bath at the lowest point on earth Dead Sea

Floating Dead Sea

Floating Dead Sea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mud Bath has a unique benefits to the skin.

Mud Bath has a unique benefits to the skin.

 

Bedouin Experience at Wadi Rum Desert

Wadi Rum Jeep Tour with Abu Yousef

Wadi Rum Jeep Tour with Abu Yousef

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Camel Ride at Wadi Rum Jordan

Camel Ride at Wadi Rum Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scrambling, Hiking and Playing the sand dunes at Wadi Rum Desert

Scrambling, Hiking and Playing the sand dunes at Wadi Rum Desert

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Relaxing at Red Sea Resort Aqaba

Aqaba, Jordan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Taste a Local Jordanian Dish

Try the national dish Mansaf

Try the national dish Mansaf