Jordan Photo Tour with Steve Razzetti
Jordan, Photo Special, 8 days - from £1,095 (land only) - from €1,315 (land only) - from $1,795 (land only)
Day 1: Rendezvous at the group hotel in Amman. A single timed group transfer from Amman Airport is provided. Otherwise KE Land Only package services begin with the overnight at the group hotel.
Day 2: We start the day with a tour of downtown Amman visiting the Citadel and the Roman theatre. We then drive north to Jerash where we explore the Roman city. Returning to Amman in the afternoon we spend a second night at the group hotel.
Day 3: We now head south to Wadi Rum. After lunch, we trek from Lawrence's Well in Wadi Shelaala, on a ledge route across Jebel Rum to Abu Aina. Camp at the entrance to Wadi Um Ishrin.
Day 4: Over the next two days we will explore the desert by jeep and on foot. Today we will visit Jebel Burdah to get some classic photos of the fabulous Burdah Bridge. Those with a good head for heights can scramble up onto the bridge. Tonight we will camp near Jebel Um Frith.
Day 5: Further exploration of the fascinating desert landscapes. One option today is to make an ascent of Jebel Um Adaami (1832m / 6010ft). This rocky mountain can be climbed in a round trip of a little over 3 hours. Our last night in the desert.
Day 6: We drive to Petra and have an afternoon guided tour of this wonder of the ancient world. After our tour we check in at a local hotel.
Day 7: We have another chance visit to Petra to capture the city in the morning light. We then drive north to the Dead Sea. In the late afternoon we continue our drive to the group hotel in Madaba.
Day 8: Depending on your flights, there will be time for sightseeing at the Greek Orthodox Church of St George, home to a famous 6th century mosaic map of the Holy Land. A late afternoon group transfer to Amman Airport will be provided. KE Land Only package services end on arrival at the airport.