Aqaba, Jordan Getaway

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Hotel: Intercontinental Resort , King Seaview

 

Aqaba is Jordan's only Red Sea resort and the port city which is warm, sunny, inviting, and has a dazzling undersea world of some of the most spectacular coral reefs to be found anywhere else, located 332 km (206 miles) south of Amman Aqaba has an ideal combination of city-life, beaches and history.
 

The southernmost city in Jordan, Aqaba is surrounded by mountains and deserts.
While the water and beaches draw many people here, the city's prime location gives visitors access to many amazing attractions in Jordan, including Wadi Rum and the famous lost city of Petra.

The ancient city of Petra in Jordan became one of the 7 New Wonders of the World when it was chosen in 2007 by a vote of 100 million people. The city's carved rose-red sandstone rock facades, tombs, and temples became known around the world with its appearance in Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade in 1989.

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Day 1 - Arrival Meet and Assist. Transfer to Hotel for Overnight

Day 2  At Leisure Enjoy free time to explore and experience our authentic Jordanian City of Aqaba

 

Wadi Rum Tour: 

Just 45 minutes north of Aqaba is Wadi Rum, which has some of the most spectacular desert landscapes in the world. With its steep cliffs and giant red sand dunes, it is a great place to go hiking, climbing, horse or camel riding, or a tour by 4X4
jeep and camp in a Bedouin tent.

Enjoy a traditional Bedouin dinner feast under the stars or around the fire.

As you go to Wadi Rum, we make sure you stay until sunset for some of the most unforgettable images in your life and an optimal time to take photos for a lifetime of memories.

Return to your hotel in Aqaba for overnight.

Day 3

Travel north along with the ‘desert highway’ to the ‘lost city of Petra’- a Wonder of the World

Visit the ancient city of Petra, which is under two hours' drive away.

This is Jordan's greatest attraction and is truly spectacular:
A secret world of tombs and houses carved into the rock.

  • Enjoy an Optional horseback ride to the entrance to Petra

  • Our experienced tour guide will lead you through Petra. Along the way, you’ll visit the Siq, Obelisk Tomb, Calligraphy,

       Treasury, Jabal Madbach (the sacrificial palace), Tombs, Theater, Mountaintop Tombs

  • Later enjoy authentic lunch at a local restaurant.

  • Enjoy your free time in Petra, by going deeper into the site or experience it at sunset

  • Return to your hotel in Aqaba for Overnight

 

Day 4

Enjoy the facilities that the Hotel and its surroundings offer

Today, enjoy a boat trip for three hours including lunch meal and coral viewing take an Optional Open-top Bus to discover

Aqaba's attractions. Find a lot of shops ( clothes, herbs, nuts, watches, exchange money, library), local restaurants and International restaurants, Furthermore, note that you can enjoy the water sports activities direct from the Beach.

Day 5 - Departure

Post breakfast, checkout, and transfer to

the airport for onward destination

PRICE FROM USD$1397 / Person