8 days in Jordan Itinerary

8 days in Jordan Itinerary

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Amman
— 2 nights
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— Few hours
3
Wadi Rum
— 1 night
4
Amman
— 1 night
5
Jerash
— 1 day
6
Al Salt
— Few hours
7
Amman
— 1 night
8
Aqaba
— 1 night
9
Dana
— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): brush up on your military savvy at Royal Tank Museum, contemplate the long history of Temple of Hercules, then contemplate the long history of The Citadel, and finally browse the exhibits of Dar Al-Anda Art Gallery.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Amman day trip website.

Cairo, Egypt to Amman is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Cairo in October, things will get slightly colder in Amman: highs are around 32°C and lows about 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Hercules ©
Temple of Hercules
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Royal Tank Museum ©
Royal Tank Museum

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hours
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 4th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Temple of Dushares, admire the landmark architecture of The Great Temple, steep yourself in history at Obelisk Tomb, then steep yourself in history at The Urn Tomb, and finally contemplate the long history of Silk Tomb.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Petra - Wadi Musa online tour planner.

You can drive from Amman to Petra - Wadi Musa in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Dushares ©
Temple of Dushares
Obelisk Tomb ©
Obelisk Tomb
The Great Temple ©
The Great Temple

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): get the lay of the land with Khaled Zwaedh Tours.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Wadi Rum driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Petra - Wadi Musa to Wadi Rum takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Amman.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

1
night
Amman

Amman
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You can drive from Wadi Rum to Amman in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. You'll set off for Jerash on the 6th (Tue).

Things to do in Amman

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

1
day
Jerash

Jerash ©
Jerash, is the capital and the largest city of Jerash Governorate, Jordan, with a population of 50,745 as of 2015. On the 6th (Tue), steep yourself in history at North Theatre, then steep yourself in history at Arch of Hadrian, then delve into the distant past at Forum, and finally contemplate the long history of Cardo Maximus.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Jerash trip planner.

Traveling by car from Amman to Jerash takes an hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Jerash when traveling from Amman in October, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Al Salt.

Things to do in Jerash

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Arch of Hadrian ©
Arch of Hadrian

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hours
Al Salt

Al Salt
To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Al Salt online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Jerash to Al Salt takes an hour. Traveling from Jerash in October, Al Salt is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. On the 6th (Tue), you'll travel to Amman.

Things to do in Al Salt

Fun & Games · Museums

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night
Amman

Amman
For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Amman road trip planner.

Amman is very close to Al Salt. On the 7th (Wed), you'll travel to Aqaba.

Things to do in Amman

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then kick back and relax at South Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Aqaba trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Amman to Aqaba in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amman in October: high temperatures in Aqaba hover around 39°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Dana.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
South Beach
South Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Dana

Dana ©
Dana is a village near the town of Tafilah, in central-western Jordan. For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Dana online route planner.

You can drive from Aqaba to Dana in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dana

Trails · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dana Nature Reserve ©
Dana Nature Reserve

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