19 days in Jordan Itinerary

19 days in Jordan Itinerary

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19 days in Jordan Itinerary

Start: Santiago
Fly:  31​h
1
Aqaba
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Wadi Rum
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Amman
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Karak
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  30​h
End: Santiago

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Berenice Beach Club. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at South Beach and City Beach. The adventure continues: admire nature's extreme beauty at Wadi Araba Desert, view the masterpieces at Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and make a trip to Sharif Hussein Bin Ali.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Aqaba day trip planner .

Santiago, Chile to Aqaba is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Santiago to Aqaba is 6 hours. September in Aqaba sees daily highs of 44°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Wadi Araba Desert ©
Wadi Araba Desert
Berenice Beach Club ©
Berenice Beach Club

2
nights
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 3rd (Thu): admire nature's extreme beauty at Wadi Rum Protected Area. Here are some ideas for day two: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Wadi Rum trip planning app .

You can drive from Aqaba to Wadi Rum in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Parks Nature
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area

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.
Get in touch with nature at Dana Nature Reserve and Montreal. Get a sense of the local culture at Petra and The Great Temple. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Al-Beidha - Little Petra, delve into the distant past at Temple of Dushares, step into the grandiose world of Shobak Castle, and take an in-depth tour of Petra Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Petra - Wadi Musa trip planner .

Traveling by car from Wadi Rum to Petra - Wadi Musa takes 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Amman.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Montreal Crusader Castle, Dana Nature Reserve
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Petra ©
Petra
Dana Nature Reserve ©
Dana Nature Reserve
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra

6
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Jerash Ruins and Roman Amphitheater. Get outdoors at Mount Nebo and Ajloun Nature Reserve. Get out of town with these interesting Amman side-trips: Madaba (Church of St John the Baptist, The Church of Saint George, & more), Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad) (in Ajlun) and Ajloun Castle (in Jerash). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at The Citadel, make a trip to Rainbow Street, see the interesting displays at The Jordan Museum, and identify plant and animal life at Azraq Wetland Reserve.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Amman trip planner .

Getting from Petra - Wadi Musa to Amman by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. October in Amman sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Karak.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Madaba, Ajlun, Jerash, O Beach, Azraq Wetland Reserve
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Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Mount Nebo ©
Mount Nebo

2
nights
Karak

Karak ©
Al-Karak, also known as just Karak or Kerak, is a city in Jordan known for its Crusader castle, the Kerak Castle. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Cave of Prophet Lut and then head outdoors with Wadi al-Mujib. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The Museum at the Lowest Place on Earth, then look for all kinds of wild species at Mujib Nature Reserve, and then explore the historical opulence of Kerak Castle.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Karak online trip builder .

Getting from Amman to Karak by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Amman in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Karak, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Karak

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dead Sea Region, The Museum at the Lowest Place on Earth
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Kerak de Moab Castle ©
Kerak de Moab Castle
Cave of Prophet Lut ©
Cave of Prophet Lut
The Museum at the Lowest Place on Earth ©

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