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Jordan & Israel Discovery

Amman Return
16 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EGJI16
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Religious icons of Jerusalem

Explore Jerusalem's Jewish Quarter, Wailing Wall, Dome of the Rock and Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

A City Exploration

Spend a day exploring the mediteranean cities of Acre and Haifa.

Mysteries of Mount Zion

Wander along the walkways of Mount Zion in seach of the tomb of King David and the room of the last supper.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 11 destinations
  • 15 nights luxury accommodation
  • Airport transfers and porterage
  • Freedom of Choice Inclusions in Tel Aviv
  • Expert tour and cruise directors
  • Locally inspired dining - a total of 36 meals

Map & Itinerary

Jordan & Israel Map 2020-21 EGJI16
Amman Return

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

Arrive into the Jordanian capital, Amman where we’ll meet you at the airport and transfer you to your luxurious hotel. Soak up the amazing atmosphere of this cosmopolitan city where modern architecture and crumbling ruins exist side by side. There’ll be much anticipatory chatter about the Jordanian adventures ahead during dinner at the hotel this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, Grand Hyatt Amman

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Your discovery of the Kingdom of Jordan will begin by combing the sprawling ruins of Jerash, one of the best-preserved Roman provincial cities in the Middle East. Afterwards, it’s time to explore the bustling centre of Amman. Originally built around seven hills, Amman has continued to expand and offers spectacular views at every turn. Visit the Roman Theatre and Citadel and soak up the old meets new city atmosphere with guided walking tour of the historic centre.

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Set off early this morning on a road trip down the 5,000 year old King's Highway towards Petra. En route sightseeing stops will include Mount Nebo, with its spectacular views over the Jordan Valley, the place where it is believed Moses had his last view over the Holy Land. You’ll also see one of the oldest maps in the world, the Christian mosaics of Madaba, before arriving into Petra.

Stay: Two Nights, Movenpick Resort Petra

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Today you’ll explore the legendary Petra, with its awe-inspiring temples, tombs and caves. Walk through the Siq, winding your way through the canyon with 80 metre walls soaring either side, a location you may recognise from the movie ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade'. You’ll also see The Treasury, which is the first historical building within the site, and The Monastery, a huge carved temple reached by 800 steps.

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  • Dinner
Facade of monastery on cliff face, Jordan

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

In Wadi Rum, a soul-enriching stay awaits at Memories Aicha Luxury Camp where you’ll feast on a traditional Arabic banquet. As evening falls, the lunar-like desert landscape provides a perfect backdrop for stargazing.


Set off towards Al Beida or Little Petra, thought to be one of the first settled villages in human history. Continue through the amazing desert landscape to Wadi Rum where you’ll join a jeep ride with a local Bedouin exploring all of the hidden sites of the desert.

Stay: Wadi Rum, Memories Aicha Luxury Camp

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Your epic desert trek continues on today, looping back towards Amman and on to the lowest point on earth, the Dead Sea. Actually an enormous inland salt lake of over 600 square kilometres, the Dead Sea is nearly ten times saltier than the ocean. The water and mud are full of minerals, and the air is oxygen-rich. One of the world’s first ever health resort areas, it has attracted visitors for thousands of years.

Stay: Two Nights, Dead Sea, Kempinski Hotel Ishtar

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  • Lunch

Today is yours to relax and rejuvenate at your beautiful Dead Sea resort. Perhaps, join in the fun and read the paper or sip a drink whilst effortlessly floating in the buoyant water. This evening we celebrate all we have seen, heard and learned on this fascinating journey with a farewell dinner.

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Today cross into Israel at the nearby Allenby Bridge border point. Visit Jericho and take a cable car to the Mount of Temptations, visit the old Orthodox monastery and Qumran where the sacred Dead Sea Scrolls were hidden for thousands of years before arriving in to Jerusalem.

Stay: Four Nights, Orient Hotel, Jerusalem

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  • Dinner

Discover Jerusalem, a holy city of high importance to people of Christian, Jewish and Islamic faiths. The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, which was first consecrated in the year 335AD, is believed to have been built up around the sites of Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection. This afternoon visit Bethlehem with its famous Church of the Nativity.

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City lit up at night, Israel

Today, visit the holiest site in Judaism, the Western (or Wailing) Wall. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to descend into the labyrinth of limestone tunnels built beneath the old city. Later visit, the Machane Yehuda marketplace, known locally as ‘the Shuk’.

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  • Dinner

Today visit the National Memorial of the Holocaust, then head to the leafy neighbourhood of Ein Karem for lunch. Finish at the Israeli Museum where under a distinctive white dome is the Shrine of the Book, which houses the Dead Sea Scrolls and other rare manuscripts. Adjacent is the model of the Second Temple which is a reconstruction of what the city looked like before is destruction by the Romans in 66AD.

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Today we travel north to the fertile hilly region surrounding the Sea of Galilee. This afternoon you’ll get to venture out onto the fabled waters during a sunset boat ride.

Stay: Two Nights, Sea of Galilee, The Scots Hotel

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today, visit the nearby village of Capernaum where Jesus is said to have lived and ministered for many years. A 4WD trip into the rolling hills towards the orchards and vineyards of the Golan plateau will include a delicious chef’s lunch served at the award-winning Château Golan winery.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Set off for the city of Nazareth where you’ll see the Church of Annunciation before heading to the Mediterranean coast and visiting the ancient walled-city of Acre and the exotic garden town of Haifa. Later arrive into Tel Aviv where you’ll stay on the waterfront in the colourful, old town of Jaffa.

Stay: Two Nights, Tel Aviv, The Setai

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Enjoy a morning City Tour, then set off on a guided walk taking you to the Ilana Goor Museum, housed in a 300-year old building and full of incredible new and old art and sculpture, followed by an optional visit to the Maskit Fashion House, Israel’s most famous design studio. Foodies may prefer to take culinary tour of Israel’s food markets where you get to sample local delicacies. Share your day’s adventures with your fellow travellers at tonight’s farewell dinner.

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Your epic adventure comes to a close this morning with a coach transfer across the border and on to Amman airport, where your tour comes to an end.

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Travel & Accommodation

Golan Heights Winery Lunch

Spend a day in the spectacular scenery of the Golan Heights with a chef's lunch at one of the top wineries.

Memories Aicha Luxury Camp

In Wadi Rum spend a night at a luxury camp. The lunar-like desert landscape provides a perfect backdrop for stargazing.

Float in the Dead Sea

Experience the surreal joy of floating on top of the salty Dead Sea. Take a selfie while reading the paper afloat!

It has been a privilege to welcome so many guests aboard APT’s award-winning journeys, and a joy to see those guests fall in love with each new experience the world presents.