9 days in Jordan Itinerary

9 days in Jordan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Doha
Fly + Drive:  8 h
1
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Aqaba
— 2 nights
Fly + Taxi:  1 h 30 min
3
Madaba
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Doha

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.
On the 9th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Petra By Night. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Temple of Dushares, delve into the distant past at Byzantine Church, delve into the distant past at Al-Beidha - Little Petra, deepen your understanding at Petra Kitchen, then delve into the distant past at Street of Facades, and finally take an in-depth tour of Petra Museum.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Petra - Wadi Musa trip maker.

Doha, Qatar to Petra - Wadi Musa is an approximately 6.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Doha to Petra - Wadi Musa, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Aqaba.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Museums
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Petra ©
Petra
Petra Museum ©
Petra Museum
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sharif Hussein Bin Ali and South Beach. Take a break from Aqaba with a short trip to Wadi Rum Protected Area in Wadi Rum, about 1h 05 min away. There's lots more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire nature's extreme beauty at Wadi Araba Desert, and stroll around Aqaba Marine Park.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Aqaba itinerary site.

Getting from Petra - Wadi Musa to Aqaba by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in November, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) 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
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali ©
Sharif Hussein Bin Ali
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Umm ar-Rasas and Wadi al-Mujib. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madaba: Amman (National Archaeological Museum, The Citadel, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of Saint George, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mujib Nature Reserve, stroll around Madaba Archaeological Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Madaba driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Aqaba to Madaba in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In November, Madaba is a bit cooler than Aqaba - with highs of 24°C and lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madaba

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Amman, Wadi al-Mujib, Mujib Nature Reserve
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Roman Amphitheater ©
Roman Amphitheater
Umm ar-Rasas ©
Umm ar-Rasas
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

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