8 days in Jordan Itinerary

8 days in Jordan Itinerary

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Petra - Wadi Musa
— 3 nights
2
Aqaba
— 3 nights
3
Madaba
— 1 day

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Temple of Dushares, thendelve into the distant past at Byzantine Church, thengain insight at Petra Kitchen, and finally explore the ancient world of Street of Facades. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the distant past at Petra.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Petra - Wadi Musa driving holiday site.

New Delhi, India to Petra - Wadi Musa is an approximately 15-hour flight. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Petra - Wadi Musa due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Aqaba.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites
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Petra ©
Petra
Temple of Dushares ©
Temple of Dushares
Street of Facades ©
Street of Facades

3
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Sharif Hussein Bin Ali and Aqaba Marine Park. When in Aqaba, make a side trip to see Wadi Rum Protected Area in Wadi Rum, approximately Wadi Rum away. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, admire nature's extreme beauty at Wadi Araba Desert, and take in the exciting artwork at Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Aqaba online visit planner.

Getting from Petra - Wadi Musa to Aqaba by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Aqaba are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Madaba.

Things to do in Aqaba

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Wadi Rum Protected Area
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali ©
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali
Aqaba Marine Park ©
Aqaba Marine Park

1
day
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.
On the 29th (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Nebo, stroll around Madaba Archaeological Park, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, thenpause for some photo ops at Madaba Mosaic Map, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of Saint George.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Madaba trip planner.

You can fly from Aqaba to Madaba in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Aqaba in December, with highs in Madaba at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madaba

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Mount Nebo ©
Mount Nebo
Madaba Mosaic Map ©
Madaba Mosaic Map
Madaba Archaeological Park ©
Madaba Archaeological Park

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