37. A WEEK IN JORDAN (AXW)

Visit the highlights of Jordan including magnificent Petra.
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Day 2 This morning we drive north to Jerash, known as Gerasa in ancient times. This was one of the ten wealthy, self-governing cities of the Decapolis during Roman times, and was famous throughout the Roman world for the luxury of its lifestyle. Buried for centuries under blown sand, Jerash is the only city of the Decapolis to have survived to any extent.

Jerash, Kingdom of Jordan. an entire Roman city. the only intact Ancient Roman City left in the world

To celebrate Exodus’ 40th birthday, we’re offering the chance to win a spectacular discount on your adventure. 40 lucky customers will win 40% off their trip, when entering the competition between Boxing Day (26/12/13) and our birthday – the 4th February.

To celebrate Exodus’ 40th birthday, we’re offering the chance to win a spectacular discount on your adventure. 40 lucky customers will win 40% off their trip, when entering the competition between Boxing Day (26/12/13) and our birthday – the 4th February.

To celebrate Exodus’ 40th birthday, we’re offering the chance to win a spectacular discount on your adventure. 40 lucky customers will win 40% off their trip, when entering the competition between Boxing Day (26/12/13) and our birthday – the 4th February.

To celebrate Exodus’ 40th birthday, we’re offering the chance to win a spectacular discount on your adventure. 40 lucky customers will win 40% off their trip, when entering the competition between Boxing Day (26/12/13) and our birthday – the 4th February.

Day 4 - 5 Two full days to explore Petra, the 'Rose-red city, half as old as time'. Petra was hidden for centuries until the Swiss explorer Burckhardt made his great discovery in 1812. It was founded by the Nabateans, an Arab tribe that arrived here in the sixth century BC. Building at Petra began in the third century BC and continued through the Roman period, financed by taxes levied on the desert caravans.

A Week In Jordan - Discovery Holiday By Exodus Travels

Day 3 Today is a long driving day down the King's Highway which transports us up and down huge wadis. There are several stops of interest en route including Madaba, known as the city of the mosaics, Mt Nebo and Kerak, which is a magnificent fortified town. Further south we reach Jordan's premier historic site: Petra - one of the world's outstanding ancient cities.

Visit the highlights of Jordan including magnificent Petra

Day 1 Fly to Amman; transfer to Amman hotel. The hotel is a 35 minute transfer from the airport.

Day 1 Fly to Amman; transfer to Amman hotel. The hotel is a 35 minute transfer from the airport.

Day 6 This morning we join the modern Desert Highway and make our way to Wadi Rum, a huge stretch of beautiful sand and rock desert. Night skies are spectacular here and we take a four-wheeled drive vehicle far into the desert for an exciting adventure. We camp here for the night after enjoying Bedouin hospitality and experience the desert at its best.

Visit the highlights of Jordan including magnificent Petra


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