8 days in Jordan Itinerary

8 days in Jordan Itinerary

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8 days in Jordan Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Drive:  10​h 30​min
1
Wadi Rum
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Aqaba
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Amman
— 4 nights
Drive:  11​h 45​min
End: Mumbai

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Wadi Rum trip maker website .

Mumbai, India to Wadi Rum is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Israel Standard Time (IST) is minus 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Aqaba.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): explore the galleries of Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Aqaba online trip builder .

Getting from Wadi Rum to Aqaba by car takes about 1.5 hours. October in Aqaba sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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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.
On the 19th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Petra, admire the striking features of The Great Temple, explore the ancient world of Temple of Dushares, then explore the ancient world of Al-Beidha - Little Petra, and finally contemplate the long history of Obelisk Tomb.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Petra - Wadi Musa day trip planning app .

You can drive from Aqaba to Petra - Wadi Musa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive 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

4
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.
Appreciate the collections at Royal Automobile Museum and Yes Jordan Tours Com. Your inner history buff will appreciate Jerash Ruins and Roman Amphitheater. When in Amman, make a side trip to see Mount Nebo in Madaba, approximately 52 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of The Citadel, explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum, wander the streets of Nabad Art Gallery, and explore the world behind art at Dar Al-Anda Art Gallery.

Before you visit Amman, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Petra - Wadi Musa to Amman takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amman

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Mount Nebo, Jerash Ruins
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Royal Automobile Museum ©
Royal Automobile Museum
Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
The Citadel ©
The Citadel

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