Essential Jordan & Israel

from $2252/per person

Starting off at the vibrant Amman, walk the impressive ruins of Ajloun and Jerash before venturing into the desert. Magical landscape of Wadi Rum is only the gateway to more to come. Explore the incredible Red Rose City of Petra, the crown jewel of all highlights! While drying off after float in the Dead Sea, drive to the cosmopolitan Tel-Aviv for golden beaches and fancy cocktails. Embrace the holy city of Jerusalem for an experience of a lifetime and listen to the diverse prayers of various religions.

Attention:  From the 30th October to the 1st of May  winter itinerary will be applied.

Duration
10 Day
Destination(s)
Israel / Jordan
Starts in / Ends in
Amman / Tel Aviv
Departs on
Sundays
Hotel Rating
4 & 3 Star
20-25 Pax

Sight Visited

  • Amman
    Amman

    The modern and ancient capital of Jordan is one of the oldest inhabited cities. The city's modern buildings blend amazingly with the remnants of ancient civilizations.

  • Dead Sea
    Dead Sea

    With a 30 minute drive from Amman you reach this unique spot in Jordan. Dead Sea brings a sense of unreality to any traveler passing through.

  • Jerash
    Jerash

    Less than an hour drive from Amman takes you 2000 years back in time. Jerash hosts the best preserved sites of Roman architecture in the world outside of Italy.

  • Jerusalem
    Jerusalem

    Jerusalem is the city with a fourth dimension. If most cities are three-dimensional, then Jerusalem has an added fourth dimension, a spiritual one. A surreal place holy to Jews, Muslims and Christians and therefore significant to over one-third of all people on earth.

  • Kerak
    Kerak

    Welcome to magnificent Kerak, a city surrounded by history, protected by Saladin’s armies for long years. Don’t forget to stop by The Crusader Castle, one of the biggest fortresses of Middle East.

  • Nazareth
    Nazareth

    Nazareth, in the lower Galilee, is located in the heart of a valley surrounded by mountains that embrace several of the most important Christian sites in the world. This is a city of religion and faith, of spirituality and holiness, but also a city with a rich history, fascinating archeology, modern culture and Middle Eastern charm.

  • Petra
    Petra

    Petra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is described as ‘one of the most precious cultural properties of mankind's cultural heritage'. Simply amazing.

  • Tel Aviv
    Tel Aviv

    Tel Aviv is one of the most vibrant cities in the world. Titled the ‘Mediterranean Capital of Cool’ by the New York Times, this is a 24 hour city with a unique pulse, combining sandy Mediterranean beaches with a world-class nightlife, a buzzing cultural scene, incredible food, UNESCO recognized architecture, and an international outlook.

  • Wadi Rum
    Wadi Rum

    Absolutely stunning in its natural beauty, Wadi Rum summarizes the romance of the desert. You may meet some friendly Bedouins living close by at the desert.

Winter

1
Day 1: Amman
Welcome to Jordan! Keep your eyes peeled at Amman airport for the Travel Talk sign for your transfer to the hotel. Freshen up and meet in the lobby around 6:00pm for an informal meeting with your guide and other tour members. Afterwards you have free time to start exploring vibrant Amman or go out for an optional group dinner.
  • Included Activities: Welcome Meeting
  • Optional Activities: Group Dinner
  • Meals: -
2
Day 2: Ajlun, Jerash, Amman
Eat up at breakfast as you depart for Ajloun Castle and the impressive ancient city of Jerash. Filled with stunning sights of Greco-Roman ruins, the area has been inhabited since the Bronze Age! As you get your daily dose of history and amazement, return to Amman for the evening.
  • Included Activities: Sightseeing Ajloun & Jerash
  • Optional Activities: No
  • Meals: Breakfast
3
Day 3: Wadi Rum, Jeep Safari
We make for our camp at the otherworldly desert of Wadi Rum. No better way to roam the desert filled with impressive rock formations, time to jump on a jeep safari. Brace for a local feast afterwards, we’re having an authentic Jordanian dinner in a magical setting tonight. Naturally to be followed by a camp fire in the desert, singing and sharing stories – scary or not – and bonding with your travel mates. Hope for a clear sky and a stunning starry sky at our desert camp.
  • Included Activities : Sightseeing Wadi Rum, Jeep Safari
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
4
Day 4: Wadi Rum, Petra
The experience of a lifetime awaits. Next up will be the magnificent world-famous Petra, the greatest attraction in the Middle East and a full day of exploration. Your local guide will provide a brief history of the ancient city and show you the ins and outs. The massive underground city is carved into a huge rose-coloured rock, make sure to have your cameras at the ready! You’ll also get a chance to discover the Pharaoh's Castle, the Triumphal arch and the Amphitheatre along the way. Remain in Petra overnight as none can have enough of it.
  • Included Activities: Sightseeing Petra
  • Meals: Breakfast
5
Day 5: Petra, Dead Sea, Amman
A day is never enough for the vastness of Petra. The tour of the ‘Red Rose City’ continues before we drive to the lowest point of dry land on earth. The Dead Sea, also known as ‘Sea of Salt’, is hundreds of metres below sea level, hence the famous incredibly salty water that floats you almost above waist. Enjoy the warm sun, cleansing mud baths and the most original swimming experience ever. Then continue to Amman where we stay overnight.
  • Included Activities: Sightseeing Dead Sea
  • Meals: Breakfast
6
Day 6: Amman City Tour, Tel Aviv
Time to discover the vibrant Jordanian capital of Amman. Embark on a city tour of beautiful sites and highlights including the Citadel and the Amphitheatre, and discover the impressive history of Jordan. In the afternoon, we depart for Israel, Tel Aviv.
  • Included Activities: Sightseeing Amman
  • Meals: Breakfast
7
Day 7: Tel Aviv City Tour, Jerusalem
It's time to explore the beautiful Tel-Aviv. Start the morning with the Old City, Jaffa in the south. It is claimed to have been inhabited around 7500BC (yes, you read that correctly) and mentioned in biblical stories of Jonah and Solomon. A small change of scenery as you continue the discovery of New City. You cap the day off at the famous Carmel Market full of various spices, flowers, accessories and delicious food. In the afternoon we depart for Jerusalem.
  • Meals: Breakfast
8
Day 8: Jerusalem
Wake up to the magical sound of prayers at the holy lands of Jerusalem. Brace for the most impressive history lesson, you're taking a journey through time and biblical stories. Discovery launches at full speed with a hike up to Mount Of Olives - a Jewish cemetery of 3,000 years with around 150,000 graves; and Gethsemane. Climb up Mt. Zion just outside the city walls, then visit Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Cenacle - room of the Last Supper, and Jaffa gate. The enlightening Jerusalem experience will leave you blown away.
  • Meals: Breakfast
9
Day 9: Jerusalem, Nazareth, Tel Aviv
As you recover from your amazement of Jerusalem, don't forget breakfast. Drive to Nazareth and walk among the ruins of Jesus's childhood village, now an impressive open-air museum. In the afternoon depart for Tel Aviv. If you have energy to spare, it is just the time to check out the famous nightlife and world-class clubs.
  • Meals: Breakfast
10
Day 10: Tel Aviv
Have your final breakfast on us and start bidding farewells to your travel mates before checking out of the hotel in Tel Aviv (11:00). Time to start counting days for your next adventure with Travel Talk!
  • Meals: Breakfast

Summer

1
Day 1: Amman
Welcome to Jordan! Keep your eyes peeled at Amman airport for the Travel Talk sign for your transfer to the hotel. Freshen up and meet in the lobby around 6:00pm for an informal meeting with your guide and other tour members. Afterwards you have free time to start exploring vibrant Amman or go out for an optional group dinner.
  • Included Activities: Welcome Meeting
  • Optional Activities: Group Dinner
  • Meals: -
2
Day 2: Ajlun, Jerash, Amman
Eat up at breakfast as you depart for Ajloun Castle and the ancient city of Jerash. Filled with stunning sights of Greco-Roman ruins, the area has been inhabited since the Bronze Age! As you get your daily dose of history and amazement, return to Amman for the evening.
  • Included Activities: Sightseeing Ajloun & Jerash
  • Optional Activities: No
  • Meals: Breakfast
3
Day 3: Wadi Rum, Jeep Safari
We make for our camp at the otherworldly desert of Wadi Rum. No better way to roam the desert filled with impressive rock formations, time to jump on a jeep safari. Brace for a local feast afterwards, we’re having an authentic Jordanian dinner in a magical setting tonight. Naturally to be followed by a camp fire in the desert, singing and sharing stories – scary or not – and bonding with your travel mates. Hope for a clear sky and a stunning starry sky at our desert camp.
  • Included Activities : Sightseeing Wadi Rum, Jeep Safari
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
4
Day 4: Wadi Rum, Petra
The experience of a lifetime awaits. Next up will be the magnificent world-famous Petra, the greatest attraction in the Middle East and a full day of exploration. Your local guide will provide a brief history of the ancient city and show you the ins and outs. The massive underground city is carved into a huge rose-coloured rock, make sure to have your cameras at the ready! You’ll also get a chance to discover the Pharaoh's Castle, the Triumphal arch and the Amphitheatre along the way. Remain in Petra overnight as none can have enough of it.
  • Included Activities: Sightseeing Petra
  • Meals: Breakfast
5
Day 5: Petra, Shobak Castle, Dead Sea, Amman
A day is never enough for the vastness of Petra. The tour of the ‘Red Rose City’ continues before we drive to Shobak castle. The journey continues to the lowest point of dry land on earth. The Dead Sea, also known as ‘Sea of Salt’, is hundreds of metres below sea level, hence the famous incredibly salty water that floats you almost above waist. Enjoy the warm sun, cleansing mud baths and the most original swimming experience ever. Then continue to Amman where we stay overnight.
  • Included Activities: Sightseeing Dead Sea
  • Meals: Breakfast
6
Day 6: Amman City Tour, Tel Aviv
Time to discover the vibrant Jordanian capital of Amman. Embark on a city tour of beautiful sites and highlights including the Citadel and the Amphitheatre, and discover the impressive history of Jordan. In the afternoon, we depart for Israel, Tel Aviv.
  • Included Activities: Sightseeing Amman
  • Meals: Breakfast
7
Day 7: Tel Aviv City Tour, Jerusalem
It's time to explore the beautiful Tel-Aviv. Start the morning with the Old City, Jaffa in the south. It is claimed to have been inhabited around 7500BC (yes, you read that correctly) and mentioned in biblical stories of Jonah and Solomon. A small change of scenery as you continue the discovery of New City. You cap the day off at the famous Carmel Market full of various spices, flowers, accessories and delicious food. In the afternoon we depart for Jerusalem.
  • Meals: Breakfast
8
Day 8: Jerusalem
Wake up to the magical sound of prayers at the holy lands of Jerusalem. Brace for the most impressive history lesson, you're taking a journey through time and biblical stories. Discovery launches at full speed with a hike up to Mount Of Olives - a Jewish cemetery of 3,000 years with around 150,000 graves; and Gethsemane. Climb up Mt. Zion just outside the city walls, then visit Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Cenacle - room of the Last Supper, and Jaffa gate. The enlightening Jerusalem experience will leave you blown away.
  • Meals: Breakfast
9
Day 9: Jerusalem, Nazareth, Tel Aviv
As you recover from your amazement of Jerusalem, don't forget breakfast. Drive to Nazareth and walk among the ruins of Jesus's childhood village, now an impressive open-air museum. In the afternoon depart for Tel Aviv. If you have energy to spare, it is just the time to check out the famous nightlife and world-class clubs.
  • Meals: Breakfast
10
Day 10: Tel Aviv
Have your final breakfast on us and start bidding farewells to your travel mates before checking out of the hotel in Tel Aviv (11:00). Time to start counting days for your next adventure with Travel Talk!
  • Meals: Breakfast
Start
Price ($)
Sun 19 Jan 2020
$2252
Sun 16 Feb 2020
$2252
Sun 15 Mar 2020
$2252
Sun 12 Apr 2020
$2252
Sun 26 Apr 2020
$2252
Sun 17 May 2020
$2252
Sun 7 Jun 2020
$2252
Sun 21 Jun 2020
$2252
Sun 5 Jul 2020
$2252
Sun 2 Aug 2020
$2252
Sun 16 Aug 2020
$2252
Sun 6 Sep 2020
$2252
Sun 27 Sep 2020
$2252
Sun 18 Oct 2020
$2252
Sun 15 Nov 2020
$2252
Sun 13 Dec 2020
$2252

The tour price covers the following services:

Accommodation

4 and 3 star hotels

Airport Transfer

From the Airport to Travel Talk hotel on Day 1

Meals

9 breakfasts | 1 Dinner

Transportation

Air-conditioned non-smoking coach or mini-bus, 4 X 4 Jeep ( Wadi Rum )

Guide

Services of experienced guide licenced by the Ministry of Tourism

What is not included in the tour price?

  • Any flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not stated in the itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips & gestures
  • Visa fees
  • Entrance fees to the sights and museums
  • Optional activities
  • Other services not stated in the itinerary

HILLAWI CAMP - WADI RUM


Staying in Wadi Rum is an experience not do be missed. This camp is large, yet has a wonderful atmosphere, nice rooms with attached bathroom and wonderful staff

PETRA PALACE HOTEL - PETRA


This hotel is very centrally located , it’s only 50 meters away from Petra entrance. This hotel has also an outdoor swimming pool to offer

LA MAISON HOTEL - PETRA


IBIS HOTEL - AMMAN


This hotel is only 30 min driver from the airport, perfectly designed for a comfortable stay experience with it’s sound-proof rooms. 3 km away from the Amman Castle.

OLIMPIA HOTEL - TEL AVIV


HOLY LAND HOTEL - JERUSALEM


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