Depart for Amman, the capital city of Jordan via a transit city. Transfer to hotel upon arrival. Free at leisure.
After breakfast, go on the Amman City Tour, visiting the Citadel and the Roman Theater ruins. Then head on to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on Earth at 400 feet below sea level. You will have a chance to float and relax in its salty water.
Overnight in Petra.
Visit the Rose City of Petra, also known as the New Seven Wonder of the World. The Treasury (Petra’s most famous monument, also made famous by the Indiana Jones’ movie) can be seen at the end of the Siq (a long and winding fissure between two walls of overhanging cliffs). Stare in awe at one of the most elegant remains of antiquity, carved out from solid rock at the side of the mountain. Beyond the Treasury, you will be surrounded by hundreds of Petra’s carved and built structure,soaring temples, elaborate Royal tombs, the Court House and the Amphitheatre.
Transfer to Wadi Rum in the comfort of a 4×4 jeep after lunch. Wadi Rum is one of the most enchanting desert in the world.
Return to Amman.
After breakfast, transfer to airport for flight to Beirut, the capital of Lebanon.
Upon arrival, enjoy a city tour of Beirut.
In the morning, transfer to the antique Phoenician town of Tyre – Queen of the Seas. Here, you will visit its largest archeological site, featuring an aqueduct, Arch of Triumph, the largest hippodrome in antiquity, Colannades and its necropolis.
After lunch, visit Sidon (the largest city in South Lebanon), which history dates back all the way to the 14th century B.C. You will also visit the Sea Castle, a fortress located on a small island just off the mainland, built in the early 13th century by crusaders.
Head to Baalbeck, Lebanon’s greatest Roman site and a wonder of the ancient world, located only a short drive away from Beirut. Explore the well-preserved temples of Jupiter, Bacchus and Venus.
After a delicious Lebanese lunch, visit the most popular wine company in Lebanon, the Ksara winery.
Continue on to Anjar, an 8th century walled city, which has over 600 shops, city walls, temples and baths.
Visit Jeita Grotto, an enormous cavern festooned with stalactites and stalagmites. Truly a natural wonder! Proceed to the village of Harissa to visit the “Lady of Lebanon” Cathedral. There, you can enjoy a cable car ride for a magnificent view of the Mediterranean.
After that, travel to Byblos, an ancient Phoenician city with ruins believed to be over 8000 years old! It is also recognized as the oldest inhabited city in the world. Visit the citadel, old port and souks.
After dinner, transfer to airport for flight home.
Home sweet home.
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