Best of Jordan - 8 Day | Jordan Tours | Ciconia Travel

Best of Jordan-Private

from $2555/per person

Join a premium adventure packed in a land of condense wonders and stunning nature, the Best of Jordan. Travel in comfort and style on a well-paced trip through the lively capital of Amman, impressive ruins of Ajloun and Jerash, before departing to the mesmerizing landscape of Wadi Rum desert. Savour the greatest archaeological adventure at the Rose City of Petra with expert guides and time aplenty without the masses. Float effortlessly in the saltiest sea of the world before bathing in rejuvenating mud. Delve deep into the rich heritage of Jordan, visiting all the incredible cultural, historical, religious and natural highlights.

8 Day
Starts in / Ends in
Amman / Amman
Departs on
Hotel Rating
5 Star Hotels
2 People Min.

Sight Visited

  • Ajloun

    Home of Ajlun Castle built in 1184 shows great examples of Islamic architecture. Ajlun Archaeological Museum has all sorts of artefacts from the region.

  • Amman

    The modern and ancient capital of Jordan is one of the oldest inhabited cities. The city's modern buildings blend amazingly with the remnants of ancient civilizations.

  • Dead Sea
    Dead Sea

    With a 30 minute drive from Amman you reach this unique spot in Jordan. Dead Sea brings a sense of unreality to any traveler passing through.

  • Jerash

    Less than an hour drive from Amman takes you 2000 years back in time. Jerash hosts the best preserved sites of Roman architecture in the world outside of Italy.

  • Petra

    Petra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is described as ‘one of the most precious cultural properties of mankind's cultural heritage'. Simply amazing.

  • Shobak Castle
    Shobak Castle

    King Baldwin built Shobak Castle in 1115 as a form of defense. This crusader castle was known to the crusaders as Mont Real which means the Fortress of the Royal Mount. It stood strong in many battles until it was defeated in 1189.

  • Wadi Rum
    Wadi Rum

    Absolutely stunning in its natural beauty, Wadi Rum summarizes the romance of the desert. You may meet some friendly Bedouins living close by at the desert.


Day 1: Amman
Prepare to witness the stunning cultural and natural wonders of Jordan on a premium adventure. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel by a Ciconia representative at the airport. In the afternoon, join the welcome meeting at the hotel lobby with your fellow travellers and Tour Director. Greet the exotic and diverse Jordanian cuisine tonight on a group dinner, make sure to leave room for amazing desserts of the Middle-East.
  • Hotel: Amman Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Optional Experiences: Group Dinner
  • Meals: -
Day 2: Amman City Tour
Start your cultural adventure on a guided tour with our local experts to uncover the highlights of the white stone city, Amman. Vsit impressive sights including the Citadel, Roman Amphitheatre, Archaeological and Folklore Museums. Feel the beating heart of Jordan around the vibrant city on your personal leisure time in the afternoon. You can continue to discover on your own terms or rest up after dinner at your hotel, an epic adventure awaits.
  • Hotel: Amman Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Citadel, Roman Amphitheatre
Day 3: Amman, Jerash, Ajloun, Dead Sea
Following a filling breakfast, drive northbound to visit the impressive Ajloun Castle and the marvellous ancient ruins of Jerash. An important site frequently settled in and abandoned due to natural disasters and battles throughout various eras, the still standing Greco-Roman ruins of the Bronze Age treat all history and archaeology enthusiasts. An exclusive experience awaits next in our adventure, the Dead Sea. Enjoy your personal leisure time after we check into our hotel in time for dinner.
  • Hotel: Dead Sea Marriott Resort & Spa 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Jerash, Ajloun Castle
Day 4: Dead Sea, Madaba, Mt. Nebo, Shobak, Petra
Situated hundreds of metres below sea level, the incredibly salty waters allow a unique floating experience, with absolutely zero effort. Bathe yourself in the regenerating mud of the Dead Sea to cleanse, and soak in the warming sun. Our cultural discovery brings us to Mount Nebo, where Moses was believed to see the promised land, as well as his final resting place. Explore the city of mosaics, Madaba and the Greek Orthodox Church displaying astounding mosaics of Byzantine era, travel through fruit trees towards the impressive Shobak Castle, a 12th century haven for crusaders. We stay overnight in Petra. One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the enchanting Petra flowers in the midst of Wadi Rum desert with stunning grace and serenity ornamented by unique nature.
  • Hotel: Petra Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Dead Sea, Mt. Nebo, Madaba, Shobak Castle
Day 5: Petra
The ultimate travel attraction in the Middle-East, your local expert will guide you through the gorgeous Rose City whilst providing valuable insights. With only a small portion of the city excavated, Petra spans over an enormous area presenting countless marvels, including the famed Treasury. The unique rose-coloured geology in our background, discover the Pharaoh’s Castle, the Triumphal Arch and the Amphitheatre. You will have plenty of time to discover Petra on your own pace, even with so much to see and epic viewpoints to hike up to. In the afternoon, enjoy your personal leisure time and try to catch the best shot of the Rose City painted in crimson by the setting sun. Enjoy your dinner at the hotel and a comfortable night’s stay after a full day of intense discovery.
  • Hotel: Petra Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Petra
Day 6: Petra, Wadi Rum
Prepare to travel to the alien landscape of Wadi Rum preserving a prime beauty of nature in its vastness decorated by immense boulders. Adventure through the breath-taking desert on a jeep safari and embrace the lifestyle as you greet the nomads hosting our stay at a permanent luxury camp. Brace for a locally prepared feast, warm around the campfire sharing stories with fellows and bonding with the desert culture.
  • Hotel: Memories Aicha Luxury Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Wadi Rum, Jeep Safari
Day 7: Wadi Rum, Amman
Get a full taste of the magical Wadi Rum this morning. Shape your adventure to your will over a half day at the desert. In the afternoon, we depart for the capital, where you can revisit your favourite sights. Enjoy a local meal at your hotel while commemorating your favourite moments from an incredible adventure.
  • Hotel: Amman Marriott Hotel 5*
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Key Highlights: Wadi Rum
Day 8: Amman
Our unforgettable journey into the mystical lands of Jordan ends after breakfast. Bid farewell to your newfound friends and exchange numbers before checking-out of the hotel (at 11:00). Complementary airport transfers are available all day, have a safe and smooth journey!
  • Meals: Breakfast

Please select your date below to book

Price ($)