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Discover the ancient sights of both Israel and Jordan on this comprehensive tour of two fascinating Middle East countries.
Destinations > Jordan > Historical Israel & Jordan
13 nights accommodation, meals as indicated, sightseeing and transfers as specified and services of a English speaking guide.
Note: Travel in Jordan is Independant, whilst travel in Israel is with a small group.
Explore Israel's ancient sights with a small group journey traversing this enchanting country. Combined with an independant journey through Jordan on a comprehensive journey of these two fascinating Middle East country.
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Discover the Holy City of Jerusalem
Soak in the Dead Sea
Experience the red desert sand of Wadi Rum
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On arrival at Ben Gurion Airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Tel Aviv. (D)
Visit one of the most important archaeological discoveries in modern Jordan, the settlement and region of Bethany (or Bethabara), where John the Baptist lived and baptised. Then, visit historic Mount Nebo. Head toward the “rose red” city of Petra. (B)
A full day visiting the “rose red” city of Petra, the world wonder, which is Jordan’s most valuable treasure. (B)
Drive to Wadi Rum Desert. Enjoy a two hour 4x4 Bedouin Jeep tour to explore the most attractive spots in Wadi Rum. Later in the afternoon, drive to the Dead Sea and visit the Jordan side. (B)
A free day at leisure to soak in the Dead Sea. (B)
Transfer to Queen Alia International Airport for departure. (B)
Drive along the coastal plain to Caesarea. Visit the excavations of the ancient city, the Roman theatre and aqueduct. Continue to Megiddo, identified as the site of Armageddon. Continue to Kibbutz for the night. (B)(D)
After a short tour of Tiberias, enjoy a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. Visit Yigal Alon Museum where the ‘Jesus Boat’ is displayed. Continue to Capernaum, Tabgha and the Church of Multiplication. Overnight in Kibbutz. (B)(D)
Drive to Nazareth and visit the Church of Annunciation, St. Joseph’s workshop and Mary’s well. Drive to Yardenit, the baptismal site on the Jordan River. Drive along the Jordan River to Jerusalem. (B)(D)
Visit the Church of All Nations, King David’s tomb and the room of the Last Supper on Mount Zion. Enter within the walls of the Old City and visit the Cardo, Temple Mount (entrance to the mosque is not included), Western Wall, Via Dolorosa, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. (B)(D)
Travel to Ein Karem to visit the Church of Visitation. Proceed to Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Museum and visit the Shrine of the Book, where the Dead Sea Scrolls are housed. Proceed to the Church of Nativity. (B)(D)
Visit Qumran, where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found, and drive along the shores of the Dead Sea, the lowest place on Earth, then to Masada before returning to Jerusalem for the night. (B)(D)
Transfer to Amman via the Allenby Bridge, check into your hotel in Amman. (B)
After breakfast, start your day with an excursion to the Roman city of Jerash. Afterwards, visit Umm Qais, a town in northern Jordan near the site of the ancient town of Gadara. Return to Amman for dinner at a local restaurant. (B)
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