Jordan Experience (Summer 2019)

12/27/2018 through 10/07/2019
12/27/2018 through 10/10/2019
Insight Vacations

Jordan Experience (Summer 2019)
Welcome to a land rich in Arab culture, natural wonders and sites so ancient that by comparison, the Crusader forts guarding the old trade routes are considered recent additions. Guests on this trip have the incredible opportunity to visit the Iraq Al-Amir Women’s Cooperative to experience firsthand the preservation of local heritage.


Authentic Dining

  • Isfiya: Feast on local specialities in a private Druze home and hear about life in the village from one of its residents.
  • Jordan: Enjoy complete convenience with all breakfasts and dinners included.
  • Amman: Get to know your fellow travelers and Travel Director over a drink at your Welcome Reception.
  • Amman: Enjoy tasting traditional Jordanian when you visit the Vait Khayra Souf for an authentic style lunch.
  • Wadi Rum: Taste authentic Jordanian flavours as you experience a traditional desert dinner when you dine at the Ammarin Bedouin camp.
  • Wadi Rum: Enjoy tea with the Bedouins at sunset and taste authentic Jordanian cuisine dine under the stars for your Zarb dinner.
  • Amman: Toast to your adventures with your fellow travellers at a lively Celebration Dinner.
  • Dining Summary: 6 Breakfasts (BB), 1 Dinner (D) and 3 Dinners with Wine (DW), all with tea or coffee.

Insight Experiences

  • Amman: Visit the Iraq Al Amir Women’s Association supported by the TreadRight Foundation and engage in one of the many handicraft activities.

Stay in Style

  • Amman: The 5-star Amman Marriott Hotel is located in one of the capital’s busiest centres, with easy access to all historical sites.
  • Petra: The Petra Marriott Hotel is majestically situated to overlook the dramatic and picturesque rose-red city. It combines the warmest Arabian hospitality with the splendour of the ancient city of Petra.
  • Petra: Experience traditional desert life with your stay at the Suncity Bedouin camp where you can enjoy activities like camel rides, star gazing and dance performances whilst you sleep under the stars.

Top Rated Highlights

  • Amman: During a city tour of Amman, visit the Citadel, the grand Roman Amphitheatre and the Archaeological Museum.
  • Jerash: Feel like you have stepped 2,000 years back in time as your Travel Director guides you through this marvelous ancient metropolis – now the finest surviving example of a Greco-Roman city in the world!
  • King’s Way: Take in the beautiful scenery as you travel your way through the mountainous, winding landscape down a roadway that connects some of Jordan’s most spectacular sights.
  • Madaba: Guided by your Travel Director, admire the detail of the Madaba Map – a fascinating mosaic that is believed to be the earliest surviving map of the Holy land.
  • Mount Nebo: Take in the astounding view of Moses’ Promised Land, where the ruins are truly a site to behold.
  • Petra: Explore the ancient and hidden ‘rose-red’ city, as you journey with your Travel Director, through the winding, dark passageway, between rock walls up to 200 metres high. See the Treasury and explore the Roman Amphitheater and ancient tombs.
  • Wadi Rum: Enjoy beautiful desert scenery as you make your way on a jeep safari deep into the heart of Wadi Rum’s majestic desert.
  • Shobak: Explore the Crusader fortress and see the Crusader chapel.


Included Insight Services

  • Our highly-skilled Travel Director will ensure your journey is seamless, serving as your expert guide, consummate organiser, and friend overseas.
  • Enjoy the comfort of Insight’s luxury, air-conditioned coach with onboard washroom. Alternate vehicles without onboard washroom may be used on occasion.
  • We carry your bags for you and promptly deliver them to your hotel door.
  • Hotel and restaurant tips are included – you’ll never have to worry about how much to give, nor search for foreign currency. We also include all taxes and porterage charges at hotels.
  • From time to time, your Travel Director will enchant you with an Insight Flourish, which is a local specialty representing the destination.
  • Complimentary transfers are available on arrival and departure days, or with additional accommodation booked through Insight Vacations.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Amman.
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Day 2 Exploring Amman and Jerash.
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Day 3 Madaba, Mount Nebo and on to Petra.
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Day 4 Exploring the Lost City of Petra.
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Day 5 Wadi Rum with the Bedouin.
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Day 6 Shobak and Amman.
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Day 7 Depart Amman.
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