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Dana to Petra (extended)

Please find more information on our Dana – Petra Hiking Tour. We can begin from the Airport, Amman or Madaba and end in Amman or Aqaba. Also, we can provide you with all the gear for camping along with meals, etc.   Day 1: Madaba – Kings Highway – Wadi Ibn Hamad – Dana Breakfast,early […]

Umm Qais

Site of the famous miracle of the Gadarene swine, Gadara was renowned in its time as a cultural centre. It was the home of several classical poets and philosophers, including Theodorus, founder of a rhetorical school in Rome; one poet called the city “a new Athens”. Perched on a splendid hilltop overlooking the Jordan Valley […]

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Amman City Tour

Amman, the capital of Jordan, is a fascinating city of contrasts – a unique blend of old and new, ideally situated on a hilly area between the desert and the fertile Jordan Valley. In the commercial heart of the city, ultra-modern buildings, hotels, smart restaurants, art galleries and boutiques rub shoulders comfortably with traditional coffee […]

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Madaba & Mount Nebo

Madaba is home to the famous 6th century Mosaic Map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land. With two million pieces of vividly colored local stone, it depicts hills and valleys, villages and towns as far as the Nile Delta. The Madaba Mosaic Map covers the floor of the Greek Orthodox Church of St. George, which […]

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Bethany & Beyond – Baptism Site

The site of John the Baptists settlement at Bethany beyond the Jordan, where Jesus was baptized, has  long been known from the Bible (John 1:28 and 10:40) and from the Byzantine and medieval texts. The site has now been identified on the east bank of the Jordan River, in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, and […]

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Dana Biosphere Reserve

Dana is Jordan’s largest nature reserve, covering some 320 square kilometers of spectacular mountains and wadis along the face of the Great Rift Valley. From scorching sand dunes in the west to cool mountain tops in the east, the Dana Biosphere Reserve is home to a great variety of wildlife. There are plants and animals […]

Azraq & Desert Castles

Azraq is a unique wetland, located in the heart of the arid Eastern Desert, which takes its name from the Arabic word for ‘blue’. A migratory stopover for birds from three continents, Azraq is becoming increasingly popular for bird-watching. From the walkways and hides, visitors get the chance to observe birds close at hand, including […]

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Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum (Arabic: وادي رم‎) also known as The Valley of the Moon (Arabic: وادي القمر‎) is a valley cut into the sandstone and granite rock in southern Jordan 60 km (37 mi) to the east of Aqaba; it is the largest wadi in Jordan. This is a stupendous, timeless place, virtually untouched by humanity […]

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Aqaba

Aqaba  is a Jordanian coastal city situated at the northeastern tip of the Red Sea . Aqaba is the largest city on the Gulf of Aqaba and Jordan’s only coastal city. It is best known today as a seaside and diving resort and also as a home for Jordan’s mega projects.This is a place for everyone, from children to senior. The […]

Wadi Mujib – Siq Trail

Established in 1985, the Mujib Biosphere Reserve covers an area of 212km2 bordering the Dead Sea at lower than 416 meters below sea level, which makes it the lowest reserve on Earth. In 2011, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) declared the formerly-named Mujib Nature Reserve a biosphere reserve. In doing so, UNESCO […]

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