10 days

From $5,015

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Spend two days in the evocative rock-cut city of Petra

Nothing can prepare you for Petra: the scale, the colors and the grandeur. Lively, cosmopolitan and rich, with goods from every corner of the known world, Ancient Petra was an extraordinary city. Its streets were swathed in a fusion of Nabataean, and Classical architecture — elaborate tombs, colonnaded streets and temples carved into rose-red rock.

Petra’s tombs and temples are only a fraction of Jordan’s story. We explore traces of biblical tribes, Roman legions, Christian crusaders, and Islamic caliphates in this promised land of archaeology and fascinating history.

Tour highlights:

  • Visit Jerash, the best-preserved (and Jordan’s largest) Roman town in the east, a site that is home to the Oval Plaza and the Corinthian columns of the Temple of Artemis
  • Spend two days in the evocative rock-cut city of Petra, an iconic and instantly recognisable site that needs no introduction
  • Admire the almost lunar-like desert scenery of Wadi Rum, which was immortalised on film in ‘Lawrence of Arabia’ and ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’, aboard a fleet of 4x4s
  • Discover the mighty crusader castle at Kerak, built in the 12th century and one of the largest in the Levant region

Today's Price

Deposit: $500 Single supplement: $1,030

Keeping you safe on your next tour

  • FREE 'Travel Safe' kits for every traveller
  • Enhanced Health and Safety audits
  • Distanced seating on coaches
  • 'Get me home' service and private airport transfers
  • COVID protocols at our hotels, and aboard our cruise ships
  • Flexible balance payment date and COVID-friendly refund conditions
  • COVID-testing and training for tour staff
  • Constant monitoring and post-tour tracing


Meet your Experts

Nick Jackson

Andante Guide Lecturer

Graduating in archaeology from the Institute of Archaeology at University College London, Nick later took up a research post at the University of Cambridge.

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Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach or 4WD vehicle as required by the itinerary
  • Accommodation
  • Meals as per the itinerary, tea or coffee with dinner
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • All taxes & gratuities
  • Field notes
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single supplement Offer Availability
22 March 2022 AJOR220322 22 March 2022 (Tuesday) 31 March 2022 (Thursday) Nick Jackson $4,940
(ex. flights)
$500 $925 $4,660
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4 October 2022 AJOR221004 4 October 2022 (Tuesday) 13 October 2022 (Thursday) Nick Jackson $4,975
(ex. flights)
$500 $925 $4,695
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1 November 2022 AJOR221101 1 November 2022 (Tuesday) 10 November 2022 (Thursday) Nick Jackson $4,975
(ex. flights)
$500 $925 $4,520
save $455
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7 March 2023 AJOR230307 7 March 2023 (Tuesday) 16 March 2023 (Thursday) Nick Jackson $5,015
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