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Family The Lost City Of Petra FJD

Visiting: Jordan
Trip Duration 9 Days
 

Family Tour Of Jordan

Lost cities, Crusader castles and sleeping under the stars are all part of this action packed family holiday to Jordan. Re-live great moment's ancient civilizations exploring the well preserved ruins of Jerash, a Roman outpost and the Crusader castle of Kerak. Walk through the ever narrowing Siq to discover the spectacular lost city of Petra. Spend a night in a traditional Bedouin camp in the Wadi Rum desert, a magical place to stargaze and appreciate the wonders of the universe and take a dip in the Dead Sea to experience the sensation of floating on the surface of its salty waters.

TRIPLE ROOMS
This trip allows the option for triple rooms to be included within the booking on a selected number of night stops within the holiday. If you would like this option, a discount may be applicable on the cost of the trip - please ask our Sales team for further information.

Tour Highlights

  • Petra - Visit the spectacular 'Rose Red City' of the ancient Nabateans, featured in an Indiana Jones movie
  • Little Petra - Have a private dinner under the stars of Petra
  • Wadi Rum - Take an optional camel trek or four-wheel drive in the impressive desert landscape of Wadi Rum and camp under the stars
  • Wadi Musa - have lunch with a local family and learn about their lifestyle and traditions
  • Dead Sea - Experience the buoyant saline waters at the lowest place on earth and have a mud bath
  • Bedouin - Listen to stories about the generations of Bedouins who lived in Wadi Rum.
  • Aqaba - Swim and snorkel in the turquoise waters of the Red Sea

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour Amman

  • 2
    Visit Jerash and Mosaic Workshop Visit

  • 3
    Morning ‘swim’ in the Dead Sea, drive to Petra

  • 4
    Walking tour of Petra and Bedouin style dinner in Little Petra

  • 5
    Free in Petra, dinner with a local family

  • 6
    Four wheel drive to Wadi Rum and Bedouin experience

  • 7
    Travel to Aqaba with afternoon free to spend on the beach

  • 8
    Free day in Aqaba with optional sailing and snorkelling, return to Amman

  • 9
    Tour ends Amman

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Why Book this trip
Jordan will be of interest to any family who enjoy desert landscapes, amazing monuments and cultural interaction - with dinner with a local family plus in Petra itself as well as having stories told by a Bedouin tribesperson in the desert, Jordan offers a great 'Lawrence of Arabia' experience with time at the beach to relax at the end of your journey.
Included meals 8 1 3
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Minimum Age
From 5 years
Transport
4WD, Bus
Accommodation
7 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Simple Tented Camp
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s), Camp Crew
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18