9 days in Amman, Petra - Wadi Musa & Wadi Rum Itinerary

9 days in Amman, Petra - Wadi Musa & Wadi Rum Itinerary

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9 days in Amman, Petra - Wadi Musa & Wadi Rum Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  11​h 45​min
1
Amman
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Wadi Rum
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

3
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.
Explore Amman's surroundings by going to Madaba (Church of St John the Baptist, Madaba Mosaic Map, & more), Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad) (in Ajlun) and Jerash Ruins (in Jerash). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of The Citadel, don't miss a visit to Rainbow Street, see the interesting displays at Royal Automobile Museum, and take a stroll through Nabad Art Gallery.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Amman journey planner.

Nagpur, India to Amman is an approximately 44-hour car ride. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time is minus 3 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Nagpur in October; daily highs in Amman reach 32°C and lows reach 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Madaba, Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad), Jerash Ruins
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Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Roman Amphitheater ©
Roman Amphitheater

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): delve into the distant past at Petra, then delve into the distant past at Street of Facades, and then contemplate the long history of Al-Beidha - Little Petra. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at The Great Temple, delve into the distant past at Byzantine Church, get engrossed in the history at Petra Museum, then gain insight at Petra Kitchen, then explore the ancient world of Obelisk Tomb, and finally step into the grandiose world of Shobak Castle.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Petra - Wadi Musa travel route builder website .

Drive from Amman to Petra - Wadi Musa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Museums
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Petra ©
Petra
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra
Shobak Castle ©
Shobak Castle

1
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 2nd (Sat): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then admire nature's extreme beauty at Wadi Rum Protected Area.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Wadi Rum trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Petra - Wadi Musa to Wadi Rum in 2 hours. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Aqaba Castle
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area
Horseback Riding Tours
Aqaba Castle ©
Aqaba Castle

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