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Classic Jordan & Petra

8 DAYS Starting from $3,990 per person

Boasting ancient cities, Mars-like dunes, and a Wonder of the World, this eight-day expedition will immerse you in the history and culture of Jordan. Wander the ancient cities of Amman and Jerash in awe of the remarkable Amman Citadel and hilltop temples, before visiting the Dana Biosphere Reserve on the edge of an epic canyon. Make your way to the famous rock-carved city of Petra and share a traditional meal with Jordanian residents, before wrapping up with some relaxation – no visit to Jordan is complete without exploring the incredible Wadi Rum desert and floating in the pools of the Dead Sea.


Trip at a Glance



  • Admire ancient monuments, the famous Amman Citadel, impressive theatres, and the soaring hilltop temples of the cities of Amman and Jerash.
  • Enjoy a traditional meal and learn about Jordanian culture at Beit Khairat Souf, a women-led cultural heritage home.
  • Surround yourself with stunning landscapes as you hike among the Dana Biosphere Reserve, Jordan's largest nature reserve.
  • Marvel at the World Wonder of Petra, as well as Little Petra, before deighting in a unique cooking experience to learn about Arabic gastronomy.
  • Four-wheel through the extraordinary sand dunes of Wadi Rum and experience the desert nomad lifestyle.
  • Take a float in the salty Dead Sea at a private beach of therapeutic pools.
  • Top off your adventure with a winetasting experience in Amman.

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