From  £1350
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Visit the ancient Nabatean city
  • Take part in a Jordanian cookery class
  • Climb up to the impressive Monastery
  • Lie back and float in the Dead Sea
  • Walk the siq lit by 1500 candles
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Petra Weekender

5 Day Tour, from £1350 per person

Just a five hour flight away from the UK, Jordan is easily reached for a short break. The ancient city of Petra has been drawing in tourists for over 200 years and has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. In this short trip you will get a taste for the  rose red city of Petra, the capital of the ancient Nabateans hidden deep in the desert mountains. After exploring the rocky landscape, the tombs, theatres and monuments you head to the Dead Sea for a  relaxing afternoon.

 

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1
DEPARTURE
DEPARTURE
Depart London on your flight to Amman arriving late in the evening, on arrival you will be met and transferred to your city centre hotel.
DAY 2
AMMAN TO PETRA
AMMAN TO PETRA
This morning you will head out of the capital city south to explore the Nabatean ruins of Petra. Arriving for lunch head in to the site with your first glimpse of the Treasury after walking down the narrow canyon of the siq. With your guide explore the city and learn about the methods used by the Nabateans and the amazing engineering skills they employed for their city.
DAY 3
PETRA
PETRA
Today you return to Petra to explore further, perhaps your day will take you up the 800 steps to the impressive Monastery sat atop the hill with vistas out over the surrounding mountains, you may like to visit the High Place of Sacrifice for views out over the city centre and visit some of the smaller tombs and temples hidden away from the main streets. In the evening head to Petra Kitchen to take part in a cookery class to make some Middle Eastern cuisine.
DAY 4
PETRA TO THE DEAD SEA
PETRA TO THE DEAD SEA
This morning you will head north the the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth at 420m below sea level. After checking in to your hotel the afternoon is free for you to rest and enjoy the pools and of course experience floating in the saline waters. Acknowledged since Biblical times for their health giving properties, people have been flocking to the area to bathe and use the mud for centuries.
DAY 5
AMMAN TO LONDON
AMMAN TO LONDON
This morning you will transfer to the airport for your return flight to London.

Pricing Information

5 day tour, from £1350 per person

Price Includes

  • Return flights in economy class with Royal Jordanian from London Heathrow
  • All airport taxes & security charges
  • Accommodation as stated on a bed and breakfast basis
  • Meals as specified (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Private airport transfers 
  • All touring with English-speaking driver/guide

Price Excludes

  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Any meals not mentioned 

Tour Route Map


  1. Jordan, Amman
  2. Jordan, Petra
  3. Jordan, Dead Sea
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