9 days in Jordan Itinerary

9 days in Jordan Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

2
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 8th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Petra. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Al-Beidha - Little Petra, delve into the distant past at Street of Facades, get engrossed in the history at Petra Museum, thendelve into the distant past at Temple of Dushares, thencontemplate the long history of Petra By Night, and finally explore the ancient world of Byzantine Church.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Petra - Wadi Musa trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Petra - Wadi Musa is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Aqaba.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Museums
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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): explore the fascinating landscape at Wadi Rum Protected Area. Keep things going the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, get outside with Berenice Beach Club, and then stroll around Aqaba Marine Park.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Aqaba day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Petra - Wadi Musa to Aqaba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Aqaba can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Madaba.

Things to do in Aqaba

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Amman (The Citadel, Roman Amphitheater, &more) and Jerash Ruins (in Jerash). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Nebo, explore the activities along Dead Sea, contemplate the long history of Wadi Jadid, and appreciate the history behind Madaba Mosaic Map.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Madaba online 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. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Aqaba in January; daily highs in Madaba reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madaba

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Amman, Jerash Ruins
Highlights from your plan
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
Mount Nebo ©
Mount Nebo

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