Jordan Active

Jordan, Multi Activity, 8 days - from $1,655 (land only)

Multi Activity

The following checklist should help you with your packing. As a general rule, you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum.

You must bring the following items:

Approach shoes or lightweight walking boots

which are suitable for scrambling

Pair of training shoes for the canyon day – these shoes are likely to get wet

Training shoes or sandals for sightseeing and camp use

Technical walking socks (2 or 3 pairs)

Trekking trousers / pants

Lightweight waterproof overtrousers / rainpants

Underwear

Shorts

Travel pants

At least 1 long sleeve shirt with collar (for sun protection)

T-shirts

Warm jacket (eg. Fleece)*

Lightweight windproof / waterproof jacket

Swimwear

Sunhat

Warm hat (for chilly evenings in the desert)

Eyewear - Sunglasses

Daypack of approx. 30 litres / 1800 cubic inches capacity

Headtorch / headlamp with spare bulb and batteries

Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)

Water bottles 1 litre / 1 quart (x2)

Camera, film or memory cards, batteries

Washbag and toiletries

Antibacterial handwash

Small Towel

Insect repellant – (DEET)

Basic First Aid Kit. Including: antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), painkillers, plasters and blister treatment, Insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite).

The following items are optional:

Sleeping bag liner

Trekking poles

Thermarest (a foam mattress is provided)

Pocket-knife (note: always pack sharp objects in hold baggage)

Repair kit – (eg. needle, thread, duct tape)

Small padlock (too lock your KE trek bag)

Spare laces

Notes:

*For trips in November, December and February when night-time temperatures can fall below freezing in the desert, we recommend a warm (down-filled or equivalent) jacket and thermal baselayers.

As Jordan is an Islamic country, modest dress is preferable in the towns and cities. Shoulders should be kept covered, and full-length trousers/skirts are recommended.

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