13 days in Jordan Itinerary

13 days in Jordan Itinerary

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Start: Riga
Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Aqaba
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Irbid
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Madaba
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Riga

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Wadi Rum Protected Area and Scuba & Snorkeling. And it doesn't end there: admire nature's extreme beauty at Wadi Araba Desert, head outdoors with Berenice Beach Club, browse the exhibits of Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery, and don't miss a visit to Sharif Hussein Bin Ali.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Aqaba route planner.

Riga, Latvia to Aqaba is an approximately 12- hour flight. Traveling from Riga in March, things will get much hotter in Aqaba: highs are around 33°C and lows about 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Aqaba

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Wadi Rum Protected Area
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area
Scuba & Snorkeling
Wadi Araba Desert ©
Wadi Araba Desert

3
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Petra and Petra By Night. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Al-Beidha - Little Petra, take an in-depth tour of Petra Museum, delve into the distant past at Byzantine Church, and gain insight at Petra Kitchen.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Petra - Wadi Musa trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Aqaba to Petra - Wadi Musa takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Irbid.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Museums
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Petra ©
Petra
Petra By Night ©
Petra By Night
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra

2
nights
Irbid

Irbid ©
Irbid, known in ancient times as Arabella or Arbela, is the capital and largest city of the Irbid Governorate. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad), then delve into the distant past at Ajloun Castle, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ajloun Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Jerash Ruins and then browse the different shops at Arabela Mall.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Irbid trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Petra - Wadi Musa to Irbid takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Madaba.

Things to do in Irbid

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Jerash, Ajlun
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Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad) ©
Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad)
Ajloun Castle
Ajloun Castle

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.
On the 25th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Roman Amphitheater, then delve into the distant past at The Citadel, then contemplate the long history of Wadi Jadid, and finally appreciate the history behind Madaba Mosaic Map. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Dead Sea, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Nebo, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Madaba trip tool.

Drive from Irbid to Madaba in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. March in Madaba sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madaba

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Amman
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The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Roman Amphitheater ©
Roman Amphitheater
Mount Nebo ©
Mount Nebo

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