Jordan Signature

7 days from $2,660 per person*
  • Float in the Dead Sea.
  • Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Petra, with private guide.
  • With private guide, discover the desert wilderness of Wadi Rum.
  • Ascend Mount Nebo for captivating views over the Jordan Valley.
  • Selection of 5* accommodations as suggested by regional specialist.
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Float in the Dead Sea, and bask in the monumental glory of the ancient, rock-carved city of Petra, as you journey through the signature sites of the Arab kingdom of Jordan.

Arriving to Amman, capital of Jordan, you'll head south to Petra, site of the ancient UNESCO World Heritage-listed complex that's carved into solid rock. First, explore Little Petra outside the main city, convergence point of ancient caravan routes from Egypt and across the Mediterranean. With your private guide, explore the main city of Petra, and marvel at the incredible craftsmanship required to carve such a monumental city into the face of a mountain, over 2,000 years ago. Continue with your guide to explore Wadi Rum, a spectacular pink-tinged mountain jutting out of the Jordanian desert. Discover Madaba, and Mount Nebo on your way to the Dead Sea, offering views of the Jordan Valley below. Float in the hyper-salinated waters of the Dead Sea for some peaceful contemplation as your journey through Jordan comes to a close, offering time to reflect on this new country you've since come to revere. ... Show More »

NOTE: Travel in Jordan often involves early-morning starts, designed to avoid crowds and the hottest midday hours. It can be hot, especially in June, July and August, but there is virtually no humidity and evening temperatures cool off dramatically. Jordan is a moderate secular state, well used to hosting hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. While you will want to avoid revealing clothing, loose shorts and short-sleeved shirts are fine for any gender.

Enjoy a personalized vacation that best suits your needs, developed by one of our experienced destination experts. Relax during your trip with our 24/7 support and expert local guidance. Featuring elegant & exotic hotels in the finest locations, private Egyptologist guide, driver, traditional Egyptian cuisine, all internal flights, and much more. « Show Less

Day
Activities Hotel & Meals
Hotel & Meals
  • Day 1 Amman
    Amman
    • Jordanian Tourism Tax - Insurance
    • Private Transfer - Airport - with Assistance - Vehicle/Driver
    Grand Hyatt Amman (5*) (B) (Standard)
  • Day 2 Amman to Petra
    Amman to Petra
    • Private Transfer - Amman - Petra [3 hours] - Vehicle/Driver
    • Self-Guided - Little Petra - Vehicle/Driver
    Petra Marriott (5*) (B) (Standard)
  • Day 3 Petra
    Petra
    • Private Guide
    • Private Tour - City Tour with Lunch - Vehicle/Driver
    Petra Marriott (5*) (B) (Standard)
  • Day 4 Petra
    Petra
    • Private Guide
    • Private Tour - Wadi Rum Jeep Tour with Lunch (6-7 hrs) - Vehicle/Driver
    Petra Marriott (5*) (B) (Standard)
  • Day 5 Petra to Dead Sea
    Petra to Dead Sea
    • Private Guide
    • Private Transfer - Petra - Dead Sea [via Madaba & Mount Nebo] - Vehicle/Driver
    Kempinski Ishtar (5*) (B) (Superior Room)
  • Day 6 Dead Sea to Amman
    Dead Sea to Amman
    • Floating in the Dead Sea
    • Private Transfer - Dead Sea - Amman [30 mins] - Vehicle/Driver
    Grand Hyatt Amman (5*) (B) (Standard)
  • Day 7 Amman
    Amman
    • Private Transfer - Airport - with Assistance - Vehicle/Driver
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
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Day 1: Amman

A Jordanian Tourism tax will be paid on your behalf to cover public liability insurance on equipment such as Jeeps, camels and horses.

Airport meet and assist/transfer in Amman with a private vehicle and English speaking driver is provided. 

Accommodation: Grand Hyatt Amman (5*) (B) (Standard)

The Grand Hyatt in Amman offers central access to the city's hustle and bustle. The rooms are well-appointed, with many options on style, size, and luxury. Choose the club rooms for all the frills and extra touches. The standard room also promises lush bedding and linen, with arabesque decor. Friendly and professional service is promised to all guests. Dining is an occasion to be enjoyed, with delicious international and local specialties served in all fashions. Try the chefs' specialties using seafood, Mulwarra beef, or spices from across the globe. Walk through the mall for some window shopping or when picking up souvenirs. Later, cool down in the hotel swimming pools.

Jordan Signature Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Amman
Amman
Jordan Signature Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Grand Hyatt Amman
Grand Hyatt Amman

Day 2: Amman - Petra

Sit back and relax on your 3 hour transfer from Amman to Petra.

The Siq Al-Barid (Little Petra) is located to the north of Petra, only a 10 minute drive away. A classical temple stands guard outside the miniature siq which would appear to have been an important suburb of the city of Petra, situated at the point where several ancient caravan routes met, linking Wadi Araba with Gaza, Egypt and the Mediterranean coast. The narrow file, only some 350 m long, is crammed with tombs, temples, triclinia, houses, water channels and cisterns. The surrounding area is picturesque and fun to explore.

Accommodation: Petra Marriott (5*) (B) (Standard)

Enjoy one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the ancient Nabatean city of Petra carved from the rock over a thousand years ago. Embracing traditional hospitality and overlooking Jordan's timeless wonder, the Petra Marriott Hotel offers anticipatory & traditional service designed to exceed all expectations.

Jordan Signature Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Little Petra
Little Petra
Jordan Signature Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Petra
Petra

Day 3: Petra

Certified private English speaking guide for daily tours outside of Amman.

Petra is the treasure of the ancient world, and the rock-carved rose-red city is full of mysterious charm. Indeed, it was "designed to strike wonder into all who entered it". Petra is the legacy of the Nabataeans, an industrious Arab people who settled in southern Jordan more than 2,000 years ago. Admired then for its refined culture, massive architecture and ingenious complex of dams and water channels, this remarkable city of grand buildings carved into massive cliffs evokes wonder to this day. After lunch, you will be able to walk the grounds of Petra on your own. 

Accommodation: Petra Marriott (5*) (B) (Standard)
Jordan Signature Tours 2019 - 2020 -   Al Khazneh or The Treasury
Al Khazneh or The Treasury

Day 4: Petra

Certified private English speaking guide for daily tours outside of Amman.

Settle in for a scenic drive through the desert from Petra to Wadi Rum. The drive takes approximately 1.5-2 hours. 

Wadi Rum has a timeless feel to it – a stupendous open space, virtually untouched by humanity and its destructive forces. Here, it is the weather and winds that have carved the imposing, towering skyscrapers, so elegantly described by T.E. Lawrence as vast, echoing and God-like. Hikers can enjoy the tranquility of the boundless empty spaces and explore the canyons and water holes to discover 4000-year-old rock drawings and the many other spectacular treasures this vast wilderness holds in store. Head into the desert today with your Bedouin driver for a 2-hour jeep tour through the monolithic rockscape, visiting Lawrence Spring and the Khazali sites. Lunch is included at the Rose Sand Camp. Return to Petra in the late afternoon.

Accommodation: Petra Marriott (5*) (B) (Standard)
Jordan Signature Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Wadi Rum Land Bridge
Wadi Rum Land Bridge

Day 5: Petra - Dead Sea

Certified private English speaking guide for daily tours outside of Amman.

After breakfast, depart for the Dead Sea. On the way, embark on a tour of Madaba, best known for its spectacular Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics, Madaba is home to the famous 6th century Mosaic Map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land. Close to the Church of the Virgin is the Madaba Institute For Mosaic Art and Restoration, which operates under the patronage of the Ministry of Tourism. The only project of its kind in the Middle East, the Institute trains artisans in the art of making repairing and restoring mosaics.  Continue to visit Mount Nebo, the mountaintop memorial of Moses with captivating views of the Jordan Valley, Dead Sea and The River Jordan. A small Byzantine church was built there by early Christians, which has been expanded into a vast complex. During his visit to Jordan in 2001, the Late Pope John Paul II held a sermon here that was attended by some 20,000 faithful. Arrive at the Dead Sea.

Accommodation: Kempinski Ishtar (5*) (B) (Superior Room)

Highly commended by the international hospitality industry, the Kempinski Ishtar, located at the Dead Sea, is one of a kind. With 117 rooms and suites with balconies, terraces or verandas, the hotel’s allure is not simply in its proximity to the Dead Sea. It is the chic design and architecture of the property and rooms that lends flair to a vacation. The restaurants, host to international fusions and trendy bar settings, are exciting and full of surprises. With endless views of the sea and the 9 swimming pools on the hotel grounds, some appearing to overflow into the Dead Sea, the hotel is unforgettable.

Jordan Signature Tours 2019 - 2020 -  City of Madaba
City of Madaba
Jordan Signature Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Dead Sea Sunset
Dead Sea Sunset

Day 6: Dead Sea - Amman

One of the most unique experiences the Dead Sea has to offer is fun, free and available everywhere! Floating in the Dead Sea is a must do on your list! Just lay back, relax and enjoy this natural phenomenon.

 

Avail of a private transfer between the Dead Sea and Amman.

Accommodation: Grand Hyatt Amman (5*) (B) (Standard)
Jordan Signature Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Floating in the Dead Sea
Floating in the Dead Sea

Day 7: Amman

Airport meet and assist/transfer in Amman with a private vehicle and English speaking driver is provided. 

Accommodation: Depart (Int`l Airport) (standard)

Depart from International Airport. End of itinerary.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.

Grand Hyatt Amman (5*) (B) (Standard): Amman

The Grand Hyatt in Amman offers central access to the city's hustle and bustle. The rooms are well-appointed, with many options on style, size, and luxury. Choose the club rooms for all the frills and extra touches. The standard room also promises lush bedding and linen, with arabesque decor. Friendly and professional service is promised to all guests. Dining is an occasion to be enjoyed, with delicious international and local specialties served in all fashions. Try the chefs' specialties using seafood, Mulwarra beef, or spices from across the globe. Walk through the mall for some window shopping or when picking up souvenirs. Later, cool down in the hotel swimming pools.

Petra Marriott (5*) (B) (Standard): Petra

Enjoy one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the ancient Nabatean city of Petra carved from the rock over a thousand years ago. Embracing traditional hospitality and overlooking Jordan's timeless wonder, the Petra Marriott Hotel offers anticipatory & traditional service designed to exceed all expectations.

Kempinski Ishtar (5*) (B) (Superior Room): Dead Sea

Highly commended by the international hospitality industry, the Kempinski Ishtar, located at the Dead Sea, is one of a kind. With 117 rooms and suites with balconies, terraces or verandas, the hotel’s allure is not simply in its proximity to the Dead Sea. It is the chic design and architecture of the property and rooms that lends flair to a vacation. The restaurants, host to international fusions and trendy bar settings, are exciting and full of surprises. With endless views of the sea and the 9 swimming pools on the hotel grounds, some appearing to overflow into the Dead Sea, the hotel is unforgettable.

Depart (Int`l Airport) (standard): Global Location

Depart from International Airport. End of itinerary.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
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    Our guides and drivers were extremely nice, very knowledgeable and had excellent manners. Nermeen and Ahmad went above and beyond their duties, they stop at our request at places to buy local food and coffee for us along the way. They connected with us in a personal level and understood what we were interested in.

  • James B. — January 22, 2018 — Egypt & Middle East

    Micha Weiser was an exceptional tour guide! He adjusted the schedule to make our trip more enjoyable.

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    We have been raving about EVERY aspect of our tour. From airport services to the drivers and extremely knowledgeable guides.This trip was planned seamlessly and perfect.

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  • Shelley H. — November 23, 2018 — Egypt & Middle East

    We had a wonderful trip and were very happy with Kensington Tours. Our pick-ups, guides, drivers, transportation accommodations and activities were all well planned and executed. We like being able to have flexibility throughout our trip and change some things, sometimes at the last minute.

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    Our guides were marvelous. Both very knowledgeable, friendly and fun. We highly recommend both Mustapha in Cairo and Mohammed in Luxor.

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    Our trip to Egypt was a trip of a lifetime and we enjoyed our premium service and accommodations. The travel assistants (drivers, guides, and Egyptologist) that we had on our trip we outstanding in their service, guidance, and communication. We were so happy with everyone we encountered. We would especially like to recognize our superior guide Hala Kamel who was able to share with us her vast knowledge of the Egyptian history and culture. Her warm hospitality and beautiful nature made our experience much more special and memorable and took it to that next level of epic adventure. She went above and beyond in so many ways to ensure we had the best time possible and making the trip so special for us on a personal level.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

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