5 days in Jordan Itinerary

5 days in Jordan Itinerary

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5 days in Jordan Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Aqaba
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Madaba
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: London

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, then don't miss a visit to Sharif Hussein Bin Ali, then view the masterpieces at Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Aqaba online tour itinerary maker .

London, UK to Aqaba is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Aqaba. In November, Aqaba is much hotter than London - with highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Aqaba

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali ©
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali
Spas

1
night
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.
On the 20th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Petra Museum, explore the ancient world of The Great Temple, explore the ancient world of Byzantine Church, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Dushares, then delve into the distant past at Obelisk Tomb, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Petra - Wadi Musa trip itinerary builder tool .

Drive from Aqaba to Petra - Wadi Musa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Madaba.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Museums Spas
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Temple of Dushares ©
Temple of Dushares
Petra Museum ©
Petra Museum
Byzantine Church ©
Byzantine Church

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): explore the activities along Wadi al-Mujib, then explore the ancient world of Umm ar-Rasas, then see the interesting displays at La Storia Tourism Complex, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Madaba Archaeological Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ahl Al Kahf, and then examine the collection at The Jordan Museum.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, read Madaba holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Petra - Wadi Musa to Madaba takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or take a bus. November in Madaba sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madaba

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Amman, Wadi al-Mujib
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Church of St John the Baptist ©
Church of St John the Baptist
Ahl Al Kahf ©
Ahl Al Kahf
La Storia Tourism Complex ©
La Storia Tourism Complex

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