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Jordan: Jerash, Petra, Wadi Rum & Dead Sea!

  • Amman

    Hilton Amman, Amman (map)

    31.956579 35.945694














    We received very positive feedback from last years trip to Jordan and are excited to run this trip again. The next trip will have an emphasis on single professionals, historic sights, the outdoors and getting into the water!

    Note: This is a multi-city/chapter trip. The consolidated event link is here.

    1.0 Itinerary

    OCT 11 - Friday Evening:
    Leave North America/Europe

    OCT 12 - Saturday
    Arrive in Amman. Visit Citadel. Meet & Greet Dinner.
    Night in Amman

    OCT 13 - Sunday:
    We’ll drive north to visit the Roman city of Jerash with its well preserved ruins. Towards the afternoon, we’ll visit the tomb of Moses at Mt. Nebo.
    Night in Dead Sea

    OCT 14 - Monday
    Today is an active day – first some easy canyoning in Waji Mujib, and then a visit to float in the Dead Sea. If time permits we’ll have some tea and walk the cliff route at Dana Reserve for sunset and arrive Petra late in the evening.
    Night in Petra/Dana

    OCT 15 - Tuesday
    The entire day is yours to explore Petra. We’ll organize an introductory guide and you’ll be free to explore the vast city at your own pace throughout the day. You might choose to climb to the Monastery or come early and return for Petra at Night.
    Night in Petra

    OCT 16 - Wednesday
    We’ll leave Petra late today so you may have a sleep-in or get some laundry done. After lunch we’ll arrive at the amazing desert mountains of Wadi Rum. Here we’ll begin with a two-hour jeep tour of the valley. After enjoying the sunset from a panorama we will spend the night in a Bedouin camp. Facilities will be basic but this will be an amazing night under the stars.
    Night in Wadi Rum

    OCT 17 - Thursday
    In the morning there will be options for skydiving, ballooning or taking a morning hike. Mid-day we’ll make the short journey down to the Red Sea port of Aqaba. There will be time for one afternoon dive or snorkel trip.
    Night in Aqaba

    OCT 18 - Friday (Aqaba)
    Today we are on a boat for about 5 hours visiting two reefs. Divers, snorkeler’s swimmers and non-swimmers are all welcome on the boat. Lunch is included. Tonight we will have a Farewell Party at before everyone flies home.
    Night in Aqaba.

    OCT 19 - Saturday (For Jordan)
    Depending on flight times you may go to Amman and tour on your own or relax in Aqaba and go directly to the airport in the evening. We’ll organize at least one/two day rooms for a late shower before getting on your flights.

    OCT 19 - Saturday (For Israel)
    Travel day to Jerusalem. This journey will be by public bus and will take most of the day. An escort will be available on both sides of the border but border crossing is on your own.
    Night in Jerusalem

    OCT 20 - Sunday (For Jordan)
    Most flights leave from Jordan between 12:00am and 7:00am.

    OCT 20 - Sunday (For Israel)
    Half day tour of Old City in Jerusalem, including Western Wall and various Biblical sights. Afternoon is free to visit museums or other monuments. Evening bus to Tel Aviv.
    Night in Tel Aviv

    OCT 21 - Monday (For Israel)
    Self Tour Tel Aviv.
    Flight Home

    * Syria Conflict
    The Syrian conflict has to date not had any travel impact on Jordan. However DAYS 1/2/3 maybe modified in order or alternate destinations maybe selected. This would be in response to any change in the situation in Syria. The itinerary south of Amman (Petra, Wadi Rum and Aqaba) will not be impacted.

    * India Extension
    It is possible to fly a triangular route US/EU-JORDAN-INDIA-US/EU at a cost that would be much less than making two separate trips. Anyone that has business or family in India that would like to visit India for a few days after Jordan should contact us on how to get the best fares on these flights.

    2.0 Costs

    2.1 Jordan Trip:

    1100 GBP

    • Accommodation on a shared basis
    • All 3-4 Star hotels plus one night in Bedouin tent
    • All transportation
    • Most breakfasts
    • Dedicated vehicle and driver
    • Dedicated activity, meal & assistance Enrouta representative
    • Jerash entry and tour
    • Petra entry, full lunch and tour
    • Canyon Hike
    • Dead Sea Float
    • Mt. Nebo Visit
    • Wadi Rum Jeep Tour
    • Wadi Rum Bedouin Dinner
    • Aqaba Lunch
    • Day tour on Red Sea boat for snorkeling, swimming and relaxing.

    • Dives (offered at steeply discounted rate)
    • Sky Diving
    • Hot Air Balloon
    • Cooking Class
    • Most Meals
    • Last day optional Amman Tour

    2.2 Israel Extension:

    225GBP Early Booking Rate (Before July 15th)

    • Accommodation on a shared basis
    • All transportation except last taxi from Tel Aviv to airport (Approximately $40 for 3 People). Last taxi should be paid by cash. Please note portions of this trip will be on public bus.
    • Guided tour of Jerusalem
    • Arrival representative after border control

    Any confirmation requires a 250GBP deposit. To book a spot please email [masked].

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  • Jiten M.

    Hi Everyone,

    This trip is 6 weeks away, we're now looking to finalise numbers. Please let us know if you're ready to book, or if you have any questions!


    August 23, 2013

  • Pardip

    Hey... Looks good, definite contender!

    August 7, 2013


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