5 days in Jordan Itinerary

5 days in Jordan Itinerary

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5 days in Jordan Itinerary

Start: Brussels
train + Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Aqaba
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Amman
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Brussels

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 (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Aqaba online vacation planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Aqaba is an approximately 11-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Brussels to Aqaba, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Brussels in December, plan for much warmer days in Aqaba, with highs around 27°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
South Beach ©
South Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Petra, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Great Temple, then delve into the distant past at Al-Beidha - Little Petra, and finally explore the ancient world of Obelisk Tomb.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Petra - Wadi Musa online day trip planner .

You can drive from Aqaba to Petra - Wadi Musa in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Amman.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites
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Petra ©
Petra
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra
Obelisk Tomb ©
Obelisk Tomb

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): explore the ancient world of The Citadel, don't miss a visit to Rainbow Street, and then delve into the distant past at Jerash Ruins. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Madaba Mosaic Map and then steep yourself in history at Mount Nebo.

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Drive from Petra - Wadi Musa to Amman in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Amman can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Madaba, Jerash Ruins
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Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Mount Nebo ©
Mount Nebo

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