5 days in Jordan Itinerary

5 days in Jordan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Amman
Drive:  1 h
1
Jerash
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Petra - Wadi Musa
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Wadi Rum
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Ferry + Foot:  5 h
End: Jerusalem

1
day
Jerash

Jerash ©
Jerash, is the capital and the largest city of Jerash Governorate, Jordan, with a population of 50,745 as of 2015. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Ajloun Castle, delve into the distant past at Tell Mar Elias, and then explore the ancient world of Jerash Ruins.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Jerash trip planner.

Amman to Jerash is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Traveling from Amman in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Jerash, with lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Jerash

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tell Mar Elias
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Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
Ajloun Castle
Ajloun Castle
Tell Mar Elias ©
Tell Mar Elias

2
nights
Petra - Wadi Musa

Petra - Wadi Musa ©
Visitors flock to Wadi Musa to witness the rose colored rock-carved temples and tombs of Petra, the famous ancient city and World Heritage Site.
On the 16th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Petra, don't miss a visit to The Great Temple, thenexplore the ancient world of Temple of Dushares, thencontemplate the long history of Al-Beidha - Little Petra, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Obelisk Tomb, thenexplore the ancient world of Montreal Crusader Castle, and then deepen your understanding at Petra Kitchen.

To plan Petra - Wadi Musa vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Jerash to Petra - Wadi Musa by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites Spas

Side Trip

Montreal Crusader Castle
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Petra ©
Petra
Al-Beidha - Little Petra ©
Al-Beidha - Little Petra
Petra Kitchen ©
Petra Kitchen

2
nights
Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum ©
Tourism in Wadi Rum revolves around UNESCO-protected desert scenery and spectacular limestone rock formations following a dry river bed, which in World War I served as the headquarters of a British-inspired Arab revolt against the Ottomans.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): admire nature's extreme beauty at Wadi Rum Protected Area.

Before you visit Wadi Rum, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Petra - Wadi Musa to Wadi Rum in 2 hours. You will leave for home on the 19th (Wed).

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Nature Parks
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area

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