21 days in Jordan Itinerary

21 days in Jordan Itinerary

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21 days in Jordan Itinerary

Start: Mexico City
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  23​h 15​min
1
Amman
— 13 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Wadi Rum
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Mexico City

13
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.
Explore Amman's surroundings by going to Madaba (Madaba Mosaic Map, Mount Nebo, & more), Azraq (Quseir Amra & Qasr Azraq) and Jerash (Jerash Ruins & Ajloun Castle). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of The Citadel, examine the collection at The Jordan Museum, contemplate the long history of Lilas Tours, and don't miss a visit to King Abdullah Mosque.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Amman travel route builder .

Mexico City, Mexico to Amman is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Mexico City to Amman, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mexico City in January, expect nights in Amman to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Madaba, Ajlun, Azraq, Jerash
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The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
Roman Amphitheater ©
Roman Amphitheater

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.
Step out of Petra - Wadi Musa with an excursion to Montreal Crusader Castle in Shoubak--about 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Petra, admire the striking features of The Great Temple, delve into the distant past at Byzantine Church, and deepen your understanding at Petra Kitchen.

You can plan Petra - Wadi Musa trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Amman to Petra - Wadi Musa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Montreal Crusader Castle
Highlights from your plan
Petra ©
Petra
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra
Street of Facades ©
Street of Facades

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wadi Rum Protected Area. On the 26th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Aqaba Castle and then explore the fascinating landscape at Wadi Rum Protected Area. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Wadi Rum day trip planner .

Drive from Petra - Wadi Musa to Wadi Rum in 2 hours. On the 28th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Aqaba
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area
Scuba & Snorkeling
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali ©
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali

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