Jordan Bedouin Experience

Jordan Bedouin experience

 

 

 

 

 

Tour Overview

Trip duration 12 days, 11 nights
Trip type Private tour: camping, walking, sight-seeing, culture
Trip runs All year
Starting from Amman airport
Return to Amman airport
Pick up time Any time

Short Itinerary

 
DAY SCHEDULE SLEEPING IN MEALS
1 Amman Amman welcome drink
2 Amman, Jerash, Ajloun  Amman break fast
3 Madaba, Dead Sea, Dana Dana full board
4 Wadi Dana Feynan full board
5 Feynan, Wadi Araba, Little Petra  Petra full board
6 Petra Petra  full board
7 Petra Petra full board
8 Wadi Rum Wadi Rum full board
9 Wadi Rum Wadi Rum full board
10 Aqaba Aqaba break fast&lunch
11 Aqaba Aqaba break fast
12 Amman airport N/A break fast

 

 

Prices are quoted in US dollars per person. 

 
No. of people 3* Hotel 4* Hotel 5* Hotel
2 1420   1550 1970 
3 1145  1275  1695 
4 1090  1220  1640 
5 990  1120  1540 
6+ 925  1055  1475 
Single supplement  100  130  300

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prices include:

  • Assistance with visas at the airport
  • All transfers by air-conditioned bus with English-speaking driver
  • Bed and breakfast hotels (sharing a double room)
  • Entrance tickets to sites mentioned in the itinerary
  • 2-hour jeep tour in Wadi Rum
  • Wadi Rum campsite (sharing a double room)
  • English guide in Petra for 3 hours
  • bedouin guide while you are hiking
  • Lunch at the Dead Sea
  • full board while camping
  • Short horse ride in Petra
  • Jordanian taxes

Not included:

  • Travel insurance
  • Lunches and dinners other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Additional excursions
  • Tips
  • Private expenses
  • Any items not mentioned above

Day 1: Amman Airport – Amman

Our representative will meet you at Queen Alia Airport, assist you with the visa process and take you to your hotel in the centre of Amman.

Day 2: Amman – Jeresh – Ajloun – Amman After breakfast, we’ll head north to Jerash to visit the impressive Greco-Roman ruins, then continue to Ajloun to see the well-preserved Crusader castle used by Saladin before returning to Amman in the afternoon.

Day 3: Amman – Madaba – Dead Sea – Dana First stop is Madaba, where we’ll admire the famous mosaic map of the Holy Land inside St. George’s Church. Next, we continue on to Amman Beach on the Dead Sea for a few hours’ floating in the super-salty water. We then head for Dana to visit the old abandoned village and the women’s craftwork centre. We stay here at a hotel overnight.

Day 4: Wadi Dana – Feynan After breakfast, we take off for a 4-5 hour scenic hike from Dana village down to Wadi Feynan, from where we will transfer to Rummana campsite for the night.

Day 5: Feynan – Wadi Araba – Little Petra In the morning we drive to Wadi Araba for a few hours of hiking in the desert (or a jeep tour if you prefer). Afterwards, we’ll continue to Little Petra to vista Siq al Barid and camp overnight.

Day 6: Petra After breakfast, we enter Petra by a little-known and picturesque path that brings us out near the Monastery. You will have the whole day to explore the marvels of the ancient city carved into the rock before camping overnight near the Snake Monument inside Petra.

Day 7: Petra A second day dedicated to discover Petra. In the afternoon, we’ll leave though the Siq and the main gate and check into a hotel in town.

Day 8: Petra – Wadi Rum After breakfast, we transfer to Wadi Rum, where we’ll explore the desert in a 2-hour jeep tour, visiting Lawrence’s Spring, Al Khazali Canyon, some old inscriptions, red sand dunes and a natural rock bridge. We stay the night at a private Bedouin camp in the protected area of Wadi Rum.

Day 9: Wadi Rum A second day in the desert, including 5-6 hours of hiking with a Bedouin  guide before returning to the Bedouin camp.

Day 10: Wadi Rum – Aqaba In the morning, we drive to Aqaba, where you can spend the day relaxing, swimming in the Red Sea or shopping in the souq in the city centre. We stay the night in a hotel in Aqaba.

Day 11: Aqaba Spend the day as you wish in Aqaba: relax on the beach, shop or dive amongst the coral reefs.

Day 12: Aqaba – Amman Airport After breakfast, depending on the time of your flight, you will have some free time before we drive you back to Queen Alia Airport in Amman to catch your flight.

Prices

Prices are quoted in US dollars per person and are valid until September 2014.

Prices for Children

  • Children under 2 are free of charge.
  • Children aged from 2 to 5 pay 25% of the adult price. (sharing parent bed )
  • Children aged from 6 to 11 pay 50% of the adult price.(sharing parent bed )
  • Children 12 and over pay the full adult price.

Payment Policy

Reservations should be made as far in advance as possible so we can make the appropriate arrangements.

The booking will be secured upon receiving a deposit of 25%, or, during the Christmas and New Year holidays, a deposit of 50%. This deposit is part of your final payment. Deposits can only be made by wire transfer or through Western Union.

Jordan  Entry Visas

To enter Jordan, your passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond your scheduled departure date. Visas can be obtained in advance from the Jordanian Consulate in your country of origin, or upon arrival at a Jordanian airport for USD 30. Please check for any special conditions attaching to your nationality beforehand.

Tipping

It is customary in Jordan to express satisfaction and gratitude for good service by giving a tip. A tip is much appreciated by guides, drivers, cleaning staff, etc., but tipping is not obligatory and the amount given is up to the tipper’s discretion.

Sending

Jordan Bedouin Experience:  Camping under the stars with the Bedouin in the beautiful deserts of Jordan.

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