Jordan Travel Advice
Make sure you are up-to-date with the pre-departure essentials before your trip to Jordan.
Useful Tips for Jordan Tours
The currency in Jordan is the Jordanian Dinar (JOD). We recommend that you wait until you go to the city center to change your money.
ATMs are available in central locations, but access is difficult in remote areas. Cash payment in the local currency is essential for the souks.
The Food Scene
Falafel, hummus, and other iconic Middle Eastern delicacies are Jordan’s star dishes to try.
Tap water is generally safe to drink. For short trips, we recommend bottled water.
Don’t forget to break the routine and try Jordan’s creative food stalls for your meals.
Solo and Safe Travels
Are you traveling alone? You can stay in a single room tour has the single supplement option.
You can also choose to be roomed with a solo traveler of the same gender.
Sadly, displays of affection by heterosexuals and LGBTQ+ couples are frowned upon in Jordan.
Check the adventure activities included in your tour for what to pack.
We recommend bringing a swimsuit and towel for the Dead Sea, a headscarf, and trekking shoes for the desert for all Jordan tours.
Sleeping bags are not required in the sedentary desert camps.
Traveling During Ramadan
Ramadan is the Islamic holy month, during which Muslims fast from dawn until sunset. It is widely celebrated in Jordan.
Ramadan dates change every year. You are advised to check the dates before you plan your trip.
You can trust your tour leader to arrange your meals during the holy month.
Tours visiting Jordan
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