8 days in Jordan Itinerary

8 days in Jordan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amman
— 2 nights
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 3 nights
3
Aqaba
— 2 nights

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.
On the 3rd (Fri), steep yourself in history at Roman Amphitheater and then see the interesting displays at Royal Automobile Museum. On the next day, explore the ancient world of The Citadel, get a new perspective on nature at National Archaeological Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Jerash Ruins.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Amman trip itinerary tool.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Amman is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Riyadh in November: high temperatures in Amman hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Jerash Ruins
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Royal Automobile Museum ©
Royal Automobile Museum
Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
The Citadel ©
The Citadel

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Petra and Al-Beidha - Little Petra. Visit Petra By Night and Temple of Dushares for their historical value. When in Petra - Wadi Musa, make a side trip to see Dana Nature Reserve in Dana, approximately Dana away. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Petra Museum, explore the ancient world of Byzantine Church, and gain insight at Petra Kitchen.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Petra - Wadi Musa trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Amman to Petra - Wadi Musa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Aqaba.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Trails Wildlife

Side Trip

Dana Nature Reserve
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Petra ©
Petra
Petra By Night ©
Petra By Night
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra

2
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Wadi Rum Protected Area and Berenice Beach Club. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, and make a trip to Sharif Hussein Bin Ali.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Aqaba trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Petra - Wadi Musa to Aqaba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Aqaba are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Wadi Rum Protected Area
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area
Scuba & Snorkeling
Berenice Beach Club ©
Berenice Beach Club

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