10 days in Jordan Itinerary

10 days in Jordan Itinerary

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10 days in Jordan Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Madaba
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Jerash
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Aqaba
— 3 nights
Fly + train:  10​h 45​min
End: Brussels

2
nights
Madaba

Madaba ©
A trip to Madaba will delight most history enthusiasts: the small, friendly town boasts a plethora of exquisite Byzantine mosaics, decorating its buildings and archaeological sites.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Madaba Mosaic Map, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Nebo, and then explore the activities along Dead Sea. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, delve into the distant past at Umm ar-Rasas, and then get in on the excitement at 6 Yard.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Madaba driving holiday planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Madaba is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Madaba. Traveling from Brussels in April, expect nights in Madaba to be somewhat warmer, around 8°C, while days are much warmer, around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Jerash.

Things to do in Madaba

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

6 Yard
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Mount Nebo ©
Mount Nebo
Madaba Mosaic Map ©
Madaba Mosaic Map
Dead Sea ©
Dead Sea

2
nights
Jerash

Jerash ©
Jerash, is the capital and the largest city of Jerash Governorate, Jordan, with a population of 50,745 as of 2015. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): don't miss a visit to King Abdullah Mosque, then explore the ancient world of The Citadel, and then delve into the distant past at Jerash Ruins. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad), explore the ancient world of Ajloun Castle, then explore the ancient world of Roman Amphitheater, and finally make a trip to Rainbow Street.

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Traveling by car from Madaba to Jerash takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Jerash

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Amman, Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad)
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Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Roman Amphitheater ©
Roman Amphitheater

2
nights
Petra - Wadi Musa

Petra - Wadi Musa ©
Visitors flock to Wadi Musa to witness the rose colored rock-carved temples and tombs of Petra, the famous ancient city and World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Petra, gain insight at Petra Kitchen, and then explore the ancient world of Al-Beidha - Little Petra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Temple, explore the ancient world of Byzantine Church, then steep yourself in history at Obelisk Tomb, and finally explore the historical opulence of Shobak Castle.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Petra - Wadi Musa vacation planner.

Drive from Jerash to Petra - Wadi Musa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Aqaba.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites
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Petra ©
Petra
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra
Shobak Castle ©
Shobak Castle

3
nights
Aqaba

Aqaba ©
Jordan's only coastal and port city, Aqaba offers a wide range of water-related activities offshore to accompany its mix of historic buildings back on land.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery and then explore the fascinating landscape at Wadi Rum Protected Area. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Sharif Hussein Bin Ali and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Aqaba planner .

Traveling by car from Petra - Wadi Musa to Aqaba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Aqaba sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aqaba

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Wadi Rum Protected Area
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area
Scuba & Snorkeling
Wadi Araba Desert ©
Wadi Araba Desert

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