Begin your journey by venturing to the well-preserved ancient city of Jerash, often referred to as the “Pompeii of the East.” Marvel at its grand arches, colonnaded streets, and theaters that transport you to the days of the Roman Empire. After this captivating experience, return to Amman for an overnight stay.
Continue your adventure as you head to the Ajloun region, where you’ll explore the historic Ajloun Castle, perched amidst lush forests. Absorb the castle’s history and take in the breathtaking vistas from its towers. Following this, enjoy a visit to the nearby Ajloun Nature Reserve.
Next, prepare to be mesmerized by the stunning desert landscapes of Wadi Rum. Embark on a thrilling 4×4 desert safari that will take you through this otherworldly terrain of red sand dunes and towering rock formations. Complete your day by spending the night in a traditional Bedouin camp, savoring authentic cuisine under the starry desert sky.
Awaken your inner explorer with a visit to Petra, the legendary “Rose City.” Traverse the narrow Siq, unveiling the breathtaking Treasury. Continue your exploration of Petra’s ancient rock-cut architecture, including the Monastery and the High Place of Sacrifice, and enjoy an overnight stay near Petra.
Delve even further into history as you explore Karak, immersing yourself in the rich heritage of its remarkable Karak Castle, a testament to medieval Crusader architecture. Wander through the castle’s halls, tunnels, and parapets, soaking in its storied past.
To top it all off, experience the wonder of the Dead Sea, Earth’s lowest point. Float effortlessly in its buoyant waters, indulge in a rejuvenating mud bath, and luxuriate at a Dead Sea resort, surrounded by the tranquil beauty of the landscape.
Conclude your journey by heading to the coastal city of Aqaba on the Red Sea. Here, you can relax on sandy beaches, dive into vibrant underwater worlds, and savor local cuisine with your toes in the sand.