Exploring Epic Jordanian Destinations: From Amman: Petra, Wadi Rum and Dead Sea 3-Day Tour
If you’re looking to experience the historic, natural beauty and adventure of three of Jordan’s most legendary sites on one tour from Amman, you’ve come to the right place. In this guide, we will expose you to the personalized and comprehensive three-day tour from Amman that will take you to the ancient city of Petra, Jordan’s lush Wadi Rum desert, and the awe-inspiring Dead Sea. You will be able to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life as you’re transported back to ancient times by exploring these three iconic sites from a fun, educational and totally immersive vantage point. All of the sites on the tour are linked culturally and geographically so that you can gain a greater understanding of their significance and have a memorable, unique experience.
Overview of the Tour
This 3-day tour from Amman includes hotel pickup and drop off in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle, power-packed with all the essential amenities you’ll need for an overnight stay in Baqaa Valley or Disi, two isolated towns in Southern Jordan. Your experienced tour guide will share the history of the sights along the route with entertaining stories and up-to-date information while introducing you to a wealth of local culture. After driving across Jordan to extraordinary attractions, you will have plenty of time to explore each location with unique guided tours, off-road options and authentic Middle Eastern culinary treats! You’ll start your first day with a trip to the Wadi Rum desert, one of Jordan’s most desolate and hypnotic places. You’ll be taken into the heart of this rugged landscape to witness its impressive ancient mysteries, natural splendor, and petroglyphs. On Day Two, you’ll explore Petra by camel and on foot. Here you will marvel at 2,000-year-old monuments that are carved into beige stone cliffs, as well as city ruins, tombs and amphitheaters! Your third day will take you to the world’s saltiest spot – the Dead Sea. Here you will float like a cork in this sea that is well above sea level, deeply relax in its therapeutic waters and cover yourself in minerals and salts from its black mud. An overnight stay in the desert town of Bathah is also included on this tour. Enjoy a sightseeing tour at both midnight and sunrise for a truly special experience!
Details for Tour in Amman: Petra, Wadi Rum & The Dead Sea
Day One: Leave Amman & Drive to Wadi Rum
Your 3-day tour begins with a pickup from your centrally located Amman hotel in the morning. From here you can look forward to traveling south towards Wadi Rum by air-conditioned minibus or four-wheel-drive vehicle with your knowledgeable guide in the lead. Wadi Rum deserves its reputation as one of the world’s most breathtaking deserts. On arrival, you’ll be given a safety briefing before embarking on a 1.5-hour jeep ride off-road through the red sand dunes and massive rock formations in Wadi Rum Valley. Afterwards, you’ll enjoy a homemade lunch served among the picture-perfect desert scenery before experiencing a full-day camel trekking along with Bedouins to get an up-close view of the region’s wildlife and flora.
Day Two: Amanda To Petra
On the second day, you’ll travel north towards Petra in your air-conditioned vehicle for around five hours before taking a break for lunch in the nearby town of Disi. After lunch and rest, you’ll continue on towards Petra where your guide will take you to explore this New Wonder of the World, beginning with a visit to the Bedouin village where you will learn more about their culture, customs and way of life. Now let’s get ready to explore! Discover Petra with a guided visit while learning more about its astonishing history, including its transportation routes in ancient times and its many associations with the ancient world’s religions. Uncover the lost city’s past, see hundreds of unique structures carved into sandstone cliffs, numerous monasteries and freestanding buildings – all without breaking a sweat since your tour guide has organized it all for you! Moreover, you’ll get to ride a camel at night for a truly authentic experience.
Day Three: From Petra – To The Dead Sea
After an early start from Petra, you will drive north along Jordan Valley for around three hours until reaching your first destination for this day which is Disi. Here, you will enjoy some rest at one of its hot springs before continuing on for another two hours until getting to Baqaa Valley – one of Jordan’s poor towns located near Dead Sea. On reaching your destination after having lunch in Baqaa Valley Village, you will make your way to the lowest point on Earth – the amazing Dead Sea! Float on its water as if there is no gravity – or even walk on it if you’re brave enough! Do not miss one opportunity to take a therapeutic mineral bath in one of its natural pools which are rich in sulphuric mud and salt. As you soak up these healing minerals that have had their place among the best cures throughout time immemorial while enjoying the most amazing views! At the end of this amazing three days experience leave with your driver/guide back to Amman where your tour ends at your hotel.
Why Should You Go on this Tour from Amman?
Whether you’re an avid traveler or a beginner in this field, this 3-day tour is packed with plenty of activities that are both fun and educational. From unique insight into 5000 years’ history of fascinating civilizations living in one country like Jordan to experience some of Jordanian cuisine during memorable camel tours – every second of this 3 Day Tour is riveting and lives long in your memories. Also, this well planned tour saves your time and energy by taking three days instead of more if travelling separately -and is cost-effective too! If you love breathtaking sights and amazing experiences – then this 3 Day Tour from Amman is just for you. Explore three of Jordan’s most stunning sites in one go! Buy tickets now here.
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