12 days in Jordan Itinerary

12 days in Jordan Itinerary

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12 days in Jordan Itinerary

Start: Cluj-Napoca
Fly:  14​h
1
Aqaba
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Amman
— 4 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  68​h
End: Cluj-Napoca

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes South Beach, Aqaba Bird Observatory and Wadi Araba Desert. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): admire nature's extreme beauty at Wadi Rum Protected Area. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating landscape at Wadi Araba Desert, then look for all kinds of wild species at Aqaba Bird Observatory, and then kick back and relax at South Beach.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Aqaba tour itinerary planner.

Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Aqaba is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Cluj-Napoca in September, things will get much warmer in Aqaba: highs are around 44°C and lows about 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Aqaba

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Wadi Rum Protected Area
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area
Wadi Araba Desert ©
Wadi Araba Desert
South Beach ©
South Beach

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Petra By Night, Temple of Dushares and Byzantine Church. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Petra, delve into the distant past at Al-Beidha - Little Petra, and then explore the ancient world of Temple of Dushares. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Street of Facades, explore the ancient world of Byzantine Church, and then delve into the distant past at Petra By Night.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Petra - Wadi Musa trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Aqaba to Petra - Wadi Musa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Amman.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Petra ©
Petra
Petra By Night ©
Petra By Night
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra

4
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 Madaba Archaeological Park, Church of St John the Baptist, Martyr's Memorial, and other attractions you added. Explore Amman's surroundings by going to Jerash (Ajloun Castle & Jerash Ruins) and Madaba Mosaic Map (in Madaba). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of The Citadel, don't miss a visit to King Abdullah Mosque, and delve into the distant past at Roman Amphitheater.

Before you visit Amman, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Petra - Wadi Musa to Amman in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Amman are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Madaba, Jerash, Ajloun Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Roman Amphitheater ©
Roman Amphitheater

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