|Classic Jordan Dinner Package
After the days sightseeing, enjoy dinner at your hotels in Amman, Petra and the Dead Sea. All four-course buffet dinners include an appetizer, main course, seasonal salad, and dessert. Pre-purchasing these four dinners is both a convenience and a way to lock in the price for your meals regardless of currency fluctuations. (Drinks not included).
|Dead Sea Sightseeing|
|Half Day Bethany
This morning, travel to the religious site of Bethany to explore first-hand the foundations of Christianity. The site of John the Baptists settlement at Bethany where Jesus was baptized has long been known from the Bible and from Byzantine and medieval texts. The site has now been identified on the east bank of the Jordan River in Jordan, only 15 minutes by car from the Dead Sea Hotel. The Bethany area site formed part of the early Christian pilgrimage route between Jerusalem, the Jordan River, and Mount Nebo. This area is also associated with the biblical account of how the Prophet Elijah (Mar Elias in Arabic) ascended to heaven in a whirlwind on a chariot of fire. This is not to be confused with the village of Bethany near Jerusalem, where the Bible says Lazarus was raised from the dead. After the tour transfer back to your hotel
|Full Day Petra Tour
A full day touring Petra, the Rose Red City of the 1st Century Nabateans, A walk or horse-ride through the 1 mile Siq (an immense crack in the sandstone mountains), you arrive at Petra’s most impressive site. the Treasury. Carved out of solid rock on the side of the mountain, surrounded on both sides by hundreds of Petra’s carved structures, soaring temples, elaborate royal tombs, roman theatre and burial chambers. For those young at heart, a climb will take them to the Monastery above the mountains, with a wonderful view over Wadi Araba.