Jordan Extension Itinerary



friday, march 15

Begin the Journey


SITES YOU WILL VISIT
  • Allenby Bridge Border Crossing
  • Arnon Riversometimes referred to as the Grand Canyon of the Middle East, this river served as the natural border between Moab and the Amorites
  • Madaba - home of the oldest mosaic map of the ancient Holy Land
YOUR DAY ALSO INCLUDES

A scenic drive through the Land of the Moabites, where the story of Ruth and Naomi began.


Saturday, March 16

Petra - A World Wonder 


SITES YOU WILL VISIT
  • Petra - the ancient Nabataean city, hidden amid the dramatic rock formations of Wadi Musa
YOUR DAY ALSO INCLUDES

Exploring the Petra Treasury, a magnificent facade carved out of the red-hued rock more than 2,000 years ago.  Also, optional hiking through the city to see a Roman - style theater, temples, colonnaded streets, and the impressive Ad-Deir Monastery.


 

sunday, March 17

Amman


SITES YOU WILL VISIT
  • Mount Nebo - where Moses once stood as he saw the Promised Land that he was not allowed to enter
  • Amman

 


monday, march 18

Homeward Bound 


SHALOM AND FAREWELL 

With heart-changing memories of our walk in the footsteps of history, we arrive back in the United States.


*Itinerary is subject to change.  To best serve the group, the schedule may be altered or substitutions made at the discretion of your tour leader and guide.