Your visit begins in Jordan, after North Border crossing into Jordan. Your Monaco Business Development guide will meet you at the arrival area to start your journey with a visit to Ajloun Castle, one of General Saldine?????s Castles during the Crusade era, the ?????Al Rabad Castle.????? Qalat er-Rabad, the name in Arabic, is located on a high peak overlooking the city of Ajloun. According to a Salah-Eddin biographer, this castle was built between 1184 and 1185 by one of the Salah-Eddin nephews to oppose the Crusaders Castles located in the Region. After the Castle tour, your Monaco Business Development guide will then visit the City of the Decapolis, Jerash. Jerash, located in the fertile heights of Gilead, is one of the best preserved Greco ????? Roman cities in the world. Stroll and embrace the stately Colonnaded Streets with Roman Theaters, Baths from the Romans and the hill-top Temples and the Triumphal Arch, all beautiful sites for a photo moment. After a world wind, tour of the North of Jordan, you will then travel to Amman for an overnight stay
After breakfast, join your Monaco Business Development guide and visit the Holy Site of ?????Bethany Beyond Jordan????? the Baptism Site of Jesus. As mentioned in the Bible, the east side of Jordan is the site where John the Baptist baptized Jesus. See the excavations of the Baptism Site of Jesus and the area which Elijah ascended to heaven in a chariot of fire, a stroll back in time. After the Baptism Tour, you then will return to your vehicle and travel north to Amman and see the highlights of the capital of Jordan. Tour the beautiful, 2000 year old Roman Theater of Amman and the Folklore Museum at the Citadel located at one of the highest point of the city with vast ruins and the famous Temple of Hercules, Byzantine Church and the Islamic Palace. A camera is a must. The evening is yours with an overnight stay in Amman.
After a leisurely breakfast, meet your Monaco Business Development guide at 9am at the hotel lobby for your tour of the City of Madaba, famous for its outstanding Byzantine Mosaics. Visit St. George church and the 6th Century Mosaic floor depicting the earliest surviving map of the Holy Land, a highlight in Madaba.
After a visit in to St. George Church, your tour will continue to Mt.Nebo, where Moses stood and saw the Promised Land and is known to be the traditional burial site. Visit the famous church with ancient mosaics and is overlooking the Dead Sea Jordan. The views are breathtaking, don?????t forget your camera!!!! Be sure to capture the sunsets and the lights of Jerusalem. Continue on to the Dead Sea Jordan for your overnight stay.
The morning starts early at 7am with a transfer to the Wonder of the World, Petra, Lost to the world for centuries in the mountains of southern Jordan, this rose red city, half as old time, was discovered by the Swiss explorer Burkhardt in 1812. Once it was a stronghold and capital of the Nabateans, but fell to Rome in 106 AD. Be sure to have your walking shoes and sun hat prepared as you walk in history through the deep and narrow passages carved millions of years ago by erosion. The Treasury, the icon in many photos and the site of Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade epic movie, finally appears magnificently in front of you, an awesome start to an unforgettable experience. Now we begin our exploration of what both the Nabateans and Romans left for us to witness. Overnight stay in Petra.
After breakfast and memorable memories, you will be transferred to either Queen Alia Airport or the Border Crossing. Monaco Business Development wishes you a pleasant journey back home and hopes to see you back in Jordan soon.