11 days in Jordan Itinerary

11 days in Jordan Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  10 h 30 min
1
Amman
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Aqaba
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Wadi Rum
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  3 h
5
Sweimah
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Amman

Amman ©
Jordan's capital city, Amman spreads across 19 hills and includes many distinct districts, each with their own historical and cultural marvels.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jerash Ruins. Step off the beaten path and head to The Jordan Museum and Al Balad – Downtown Amman. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Nadia Dajani Jewellery, steep yourself in history at The Citadel, and delve into the distant past at Roman Amphitheater.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Amman online holiday planner.

New Delhi, India to Amman is an approximately 10.5- hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -3.5 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in November: highs in Amman hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Jerash Ruins
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Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
The Jordan Museum ©
The Jordan Museum
Nadia Dajani Jewellery ©
Nadia Dajani Jewellery

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 16th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Temple of Dushares, contemplate the long history of Petra, explore the ancient world of The Great Temple, then delve into the distant past at Al-Beidha - Little Petra, and finally contemplate the long history of Obelisk Tomb. Here are some ideas for day two: ponder the design of Nymphaeum, stroll through Horse Riding Jordan, then steep yourself in history at Temenos Gateway, and finally explore the ancient world of Byzantine Church.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Petra - Wadi Musa online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Amman to Petra - Wadi Musa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Aqaba.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Parks Trails
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Byzantine Church ©
Byzantine Church
Obelisk Tomb ©
Obelisk Tomb
The Great Temple ©
The Great Temple

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): make a trip to Sharif Hussein Bin Ali, view the masterpieces at Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery, and then get outside with Berenice Beach Club.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Aqaba road trip planner.

You can drive from Petra - Wadi Musa to Aqaba in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November in Aqaba, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors Shopping Museums
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Berenice Beach Club ©
Berenice Beach Club
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali ©
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali
Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery ©
Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery

1
night
Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum ©
Tourism in Wadi Rum revolves around UNESCO-protected desert scenery and spectacular limestone rock formations following a dry river bed, which in World War I served as the headquarters of a British-inspired Arab revolt against the Ottomans.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the fascinating landscape at Wadi Rum Protected Area.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Wadi Rum road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Aqaba to Wadi Rum takes 1.5 hours. On the 20th (Fri), you'll travel to Sweimah.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Parks Nature
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area

2
nights
Sweimah

Sweimah ©
On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Nebo, examine the collection at Al Hakaya (La Storia) Eatery and cultural center, and then get a new perspective on nature at Dead Sea Museum.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Sweimah trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Wadi Rum to Sweimah takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. You will leave for home on the 22nd (Sun).

Things to do in Sweimah

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Madaba
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Dead Sea Museum ©
Dead Sea Museum
Mount Nebo ©
Mount Nebo

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