11 days in Jordan Itinerary

11 days in Jordan Itinerary

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11 days in Jordan Itinerary

Start: Catania, Sicily
Fly + Drive:  12​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
Wadi Rum
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Aqaba
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Catania, Sicily

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Dead Sea, then stroll through Mount Nebo, and then don't miss a visit to Madaba Mosaic Map. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St John the Baptist, then delve into the distant past at Umm ar-Rasas, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at O Beach.

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Catania, Italy to Madaba is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Catania to Madaba is 1 hour. When traveling from Catania in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Madaba, with highs around 23°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Jerash.

Things to do in Madaba

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

O Beach
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Mount Nebo ©
Mount Nebo
O Beach ©
O Beach
Madaba Mosaic Map ©
Madaba Mosaic Map

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. On the 6th (Fri), make a trip to Rainbow Street, then delve into the distant past at Roman Amphitheater, and then delve into the distant past at Jerash Ruins. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Artisana Jordan Arts and Crafts Center, then explore the ancient world of The Citadel, then explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Royal Automobile Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Jerash day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Madaba to Jerash takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Jerash are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Jerash

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Amman
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Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
Children's Museum ©
Children's Museum
The Citadel ©
The Citadel

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.
On the 8th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Al-Beidha - Little Petra, deepen your understanding at Petra Kitchen, and then explore the ancient world of Petra. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the distant past at The Great Temple, then delve into the distant past at Byzantine Church, then explore the ancient world of Obelisk Tomb, and finally step into the grandiose world of Shobak Castle.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Petra - Wadi Musa trip planner .

Traveling by car from Jerash to Petra - Wadi Musa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites
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Petra ©
Petra
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra
Petra Kitchen ©
Petra Kitchen

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the fascinating landscape at Wadi Rum Protected Area.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Wadi Rum online journey builder .

You can drive from Petra - Wadi Musa to Wadi Rum in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Aqaba.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Parks Nature
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area

3
nights
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 11th (Wed): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating landscape at Wadi Araba Desert, then don't miss a visit to Sharif Hussein Bin Ali, then enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, and finally browse the exhibits of Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Aqaba holiday tool .

Traveling by car from Wadi Rum to Aqaba takes 1.5 hours. March in Aqaba sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
South Beach ©
South Beach
Wadi Araba Desert ©
Wadi Araba Desert

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