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Short break in Jordan: Amman and Petra

5 days from £1,815pp

What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

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Itinerary highlights

  • Visit Petra - a Modern Wonder of the World.

  • Travel the King's Highway between Amman and Petra.

  • Walk down Petra's magical Siq Canyon.

  • Experience bustling Amman by night.

  • Explore the Treasury and Monastery in Petra.

Price includes

Scheduled international flights
In-destination transfers
Activities and excursions as detailed
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  • Amman
  • Petra
  • Amman

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 Amman

International outbound flight , Amman

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Amman. Upon arrival at the airport you'll be met and driven to your hotel.

Day 2 Petra

Amman , Petra

An early start this morning as it's around a five to six hours drive down the 5,000 years old King's Highway to Petra. En-route you will stop to see Mt. Nebo, with its spectacular views over the Dead Sea; the Christian mosaics of Madaba; and the crusader castle of Kerak. On arrival in Petra you will stay for two nights at your hotel.

Day 3 Petra


Today you will enjoy a full day guided tour of Petra. Your private guide will be with you for around two to three hours, after which you have some time to explore further on your own. Although it is probably the highlight of your holiday, bring your walking shoes and be prepared for an inspiring but energetic day!

Day 4 Amman

Petra , Amman

One day may not be enough, so you have extra time to explore Petra under your own steam. You will then be met by your driver for the 'fast road' up to Amman, where you spend the night. If you have the energy, do think about eating at Hashem's, for the best falafel in town!

Day 5 International return flight

Amman , International return flight

Your driver will meet you for the transfer to the airport in time for your flight home. Your return flight will arrive the same day.

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