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Jordan Archaeology Tour

Day 1

Cross over near Eilat , Tel el Kheleifeh (Ezion Gever wikipedia s?), Aqaba Fortress wikipedia s, Aqaba Archaeological Museum wikipedia s; Jeep tour in Wadi Rum Petra Night Tour .

O/N: Mövenpick Hotel, Petra.

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Day 2

Full day tour and hike of Petra : The Siq wikipedia s; Al-Khazneh (“The Treasury”) wikipedia s, The Nymphaeum, The Colonaded street, The Arched Gate, Temple of Dusares (“Qasr el-bint” wikipedia s), “Al-Habees” Museum, The New Museum?, High Place of Sacrifice?

O/N: Mövenpick Hotel, Petra.

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Day 3

Ad-deir wikipedia s?, Tomb of Aharon wikipedia s, Umm el-Biyara / Biblical Sela wikipedia s?, Zibb Faroun / Pharaoh’s Penis..

O/N: Mövenpick Hotel, Petra.

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Day 4

Ain Musa / Moses’ Spring and Wadi Musa wikipedia s, “Little Petra” (Siq el Barid)wikipedia s?; Shobak wikipedia sLot’s cave wikipedia sBab edh-Drah wikipedia s (Sodom and Gomorrah sites?), Al Karak Castle wikipedia s?

O/N: Hilton Dead Sea

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Day 5

Mount Nebo wikipedia s, Madaba wikipedia sMachaerus wikipedia sUmm Rasas ?, Hammamat Ma’in Hot Springs wikipedia s.

O/N: Hilton Dead Sea

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Day 6

“Bethany beyond the Jordan” Baptism site wikipedia s: Saphsaphas Monastery, “Elijah’s Hill”, “John the Baptist” Church, Baptism site;  Tel el-Hammam (Sodom?) wikipedia sIraq el-Amir wikipedia s.

O/N: Hilton Dead Sea

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 Day 7

Amman wikipedia s: The Jordan Museum, Amman Acropolis, Amman Roman Theatre, Hisban/Hshbon wikipedia s.

O/N: Hilton Dead Sea

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Day 8

Tell Deir Alla (Sukkoth?) wikipedia s, Pella/Tabaqat Pahl wikipedia s, Gerasa / Jarashwikipedia s.

O/N: Hadrian’s Gate Hotel, Jarash.

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Day 9

Irbid Archaeological Museum (“Dar al-Sayara”), Dion/Bayt Ras?, Gadara/Umm Qais wikipedia s, Border Crossing to Israel.