Including Jerash, Karak, Petra, Wadi Rum, Dana and Dead Sea:
Hiking and Trekking adventure tour to Jerash, Madaba, Nebo, Karak, Petra, climb to the Monastery and Haroun Mountain, Little Petra, climb the highest mountain at Rum, Dana Natural Reserve, Araba Valley and Dead Sea
Itinerary 9 Days 8 Nights for Jerash Jabal Haroun Adventur tour
Amman - Jerash – Madab – Nebo –Amman,
In the morning, drive north to Jerash (Gerasa), once known as the land of Gilead, known in the Bible as the region of the Gerasenes, it was part of the Roman Decapolis and is sometimes referred to as the Pompei of the East, the best-preserved city of Roman times, and visit the theaters, temples, churches and colonnaded streets.
Next, transfer to Madaba and visit the famous mosaic map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land. Your next stop will be Mount Nebo, where like Moses you will be able to overlook the Holy Land and the Dead Sea. If the sky is clear Jerusalem, Jericho and Bethlehem will meet your eye, then to Amman for overnight.
Amman - Karak – Wadi Ibn Hammad,
From Amman via the Desert Highway, to visit Kerak castle, the huge castle where Saladin and Richard Lionheart fought during the crusade, built in 1142 by the crusaders.
You will walk inside old, dark corridors, halls, kitchens and soldiers’ rooms, drive to Wadi ibn Hammad (at the Jordan Valley), you will hike through a subtropical area inside a lava mountain, surrounded by colorful cliffs and palm trees. The tour will take five to six hours then drive to Petra for over night.
Petra and the Monasetry,
At Petra begin a guided tour from the main Gate, walk through the Siq, a narrow and winding fissure between the cliffs, to reach the Treasury, the Nabatean Roman Theater, the Roman Road (Cardo), the great temple, to the basin.
Then climb the stairs to the Monastery and admire the splendid view over the Wadi Araba then back to the Basin then back through the Siq to Wadi Musa to your hotel.
Snake Monument – Jabal Haroun,
Early Morning hike through Petra Siq to the Snake Monument, Jabal Haroun to the tomb of Haroun, and enjoy the panoramic view of Petra and Wadi Araba, then hike back to Wadi Musa.
Petra - Wadi Rum,
You shall pass the famous seven pillars of wisdom, described by Lawrence of Arabia and explore Wadi Rum by jeep for full day trip, to Lawrence springs,, and the inscriptions made by the Thamudic and Nabatean people centuries ago.
Khazzall Canyon, Little stone bridge And you may even climb one of the natural rock bridges and some sand dunes, then to Umm fruth Bridge you shall see the house where Lawrence of Arabia lived, Burdah rock bridge and Barrah Canyon, finally to your desert camp for overnight.
Wadi Rum -Umm Adaami,
Next morning drive by 4X4 to Umm Adaami, the highest mountain in Rum (1830 meters), you will climb the mountain for 3 hours, a marvelous experience, a place where you can contemplate the silence on top of the sky-high, then to your camp for overnight.
Rum - Dana,
In the morning, Transfer to Dana Village which offers an excellent view of the Dana Nature Reserve, to guest house to start hiking through Wadi Dana (5 hours hiking), to the Eco Lodge for overnight.
Feynan - Wadi Ghweir – Feynan Eco Lodge,
After breakfast, Hike to Khirbet Feynan, See Feynan ancient copper mines (8500 BC – 4500 BC, Neolithic times) and hike through Wadi Ghweir (4 Hours Hike), back to Feynan Eco Lodge.
Feynan - Wadi Araba – Lot's Cave - Dead Sea,
In the morning travel via Wadi Araba, visit Lot's cave near the small town of Zoar (modern-day Safi).
See Lot’s wife pillar, then to the beach of Dead Sea the lowest point on earth, and will have free time for swimming, experience a unique floating and mud Bath, Evening transfer to Amman.
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