16 days in Jordan Itinerary

16 days in Jordan Itinerary

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16 days in Jordan Itinerary

Start: Guwahati
taxi + Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Madaba
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Jerash
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Aqaba
— 5 nights
Fly + taxi:  19​h 45​min
End: Guwahati

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Mujib Nature Reserve and Mount Nebo. Visit Umm ar-Rasas and Church of St John the Baptist for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madaba: Amman (Ahl Al Kahf, Roman Amphitheater, & more) and Quseir Amra (in Azraq). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Wadi al-Mujib, stroll around Madaba Archaeological Park, and pause for some photo ops at Madaba Mosaic Map.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Madaba trip site .

Guwahati, India to Madaba is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Guwahati in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Madaba, with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jerash.

Things to do in Madaba

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Amman, Mujib Nature Reserve, Quseir Amra, Wadi al-Mujib
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Umm ar-Rasas ©
Umm ar-Rasas
Quseir Amra ©
Quseir Amra
The Citadel ©
The Citadel

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 3rd (Thu), take a memorable drive along King's Highway, explore the ancient world of Ajloun Castle, then explore the historical opulence of Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tell Mar Elias. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Jerash Ruins, then explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Royal Automobile Museum.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Jerash trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Madaba to Jerash takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Jerash, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Jerash

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Amman, Ajlun, King's Highway
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Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad) ©
Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad)
Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
Ajloun Castle
Ajloun Castle

4
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.
Get outdoors at Wadi Ghuweir and Montreal. Visit Temple of Dushares and Petra for their historical value. Step out of Petra - Wadi Musa to go to Dana and see Dana Nature Reserve, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Obelisk Tomb, take an in-depth tour of Petra Museum, contemplate the long history of Al-Beidha - Little Petra, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Petra - Wadi Musa sightseeing planner.

Drive from Jerash to Petra - Wadi Musa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Aqaba.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Dana, Montreal Crusader Castle
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Petra ©
Petra
Byzantine Church ©
Byzantine Church
Dana Nature Reserve ©
Dana Nature Reserve

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Wadi Rum Fire Camp and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Get some cultural insight at Horseback Riding Tours and Wadi Rum Protected Area. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Sharif Hussein Bin Ali, stroll around Aqaba Marine Park, step into the grandiose world of Aqaba Castle, and take in the exciting artwork at Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Aqaba online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Petra - Wadi Musa to Aqaba takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Aqaba sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Wadi Rum
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area
Horseback Riding Tours
Wadi Rum Fire Camp ©
Wadi Rum Fire Camp

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