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Month: November 2021

Explore the Nabataean city of Petra & the paradise of Eilat in a stimulating Petra Eilat tour

Are you planning your next journey to one of the hidden ancient cities in a valley surrounded by desert and mountains in Jordan? At Go Jordan Travel & Tourism, we organize several tour programs based on the client’s preference and budget. One of the most favoured travel activities appreciated by vacationers is our day tour itinerary to Petra & Eilat. The lost city of Petra is one of the World’s seven wonders, and it is a traveller’s paradise filled with enormous things to do!

Travelling to Petra is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. You’ve probably heard of the rose-hued UNESCO World Heritage Site of Petra.  It is known as one of the new wonders of the World that has been the filming site of many movies. The Rose City of Petra is a sprawling wonderland of ancient architecture, including The Siq, Treasury, Monastery, Place of Sacrifice and the Royal Tombs. The numerous sandstone carvings in Wadi Musa is a must in every traveller’s bucket list. Do you think exploring the city on your own is fun, and you can read signs as you go through it? But the Rose City of Petra is filled with plenty of historical signs that need expert guidance to explore. Without a guide, you won’t even know the stories behind the sculptures and carvings. We guide you throughout the process, and it is very inexpensive as well. Have you heard of the Nabataean dynasty? Then take a Petra tour for sure! The rock face holds the carved-out tomb of the Nabatean ruler.

Petra Eilat tour

When people dream about visiting Jordan, the lost city of Petra is what they usually envision first. This breathtaking expanse of towering rock walls and exquisite architecture is a beautifully maintained legacy of ancient civilization.  Entering through the Siq let you have a dramatic and atmospheric introduction to the old city, The Treasury, and the rock-cut temple. The next big thing to do is hike up 822 steps carved out of the mountain to the Monastery building. The treasury is what you see in photos or heard of, but the Monastery is much larger and more impressive. Looking out over the surrounding valleys from the carved façade is genuinely stunning. So many people loved this experience, the Petra by Night – the magical light show performance along The Siq to The Treasury at Petra. With us, you can comfortably see Petra in a day!

Eilat is a Red Sea resort city, sitting on its teensy stretch of Red Sea shoreline, squeezed between Jordan and Egypt. No matter if you visit here for a few days or several weeks, the southern city of Eilat is a beautiful beach town to explore. There are plenty of activities in the town and surrounding area. The big vacationer attraction here is the Red Sea, a famous diving area & a fantastic underwater World of Coral Beach Reserve. Vacationers have the opportunity to Dive into the turquoise waters of the Red Sea and play with the stunning aquatic life. Coral Beach here is often ranked as one of the best places to dive in the World. Such beaches here are more than enough to keep you happy.

Whether you wish to explore the depths or flutter along the surface and snorkel, Eilat is the perfect place to be. One of the best underwater experiences you can achieve is at the Dolphin Reef in Eilat. It will allow vacationers to get up close with the bottle-nosed dolphins. The reef is also home to tropical fish, beautiful corals, and everyone’s favourite dolphins. In addition, the Eilat’s Underwater Observatory Marine Park provides the fantasia of colour below the sea surface. You can enjoy the view of the sea creatures, observe the turtles and stingrays, and check out the newest addition, the shark pool!

Petra Eilat tour

Apart from the marine World, Eilat has numerous beaches that offer some relaxing time as well. The city of Eilat is a tax-free zone along with several shopping centres that contain almost every product around the World. Hence your Petra & Eilat tour makes it a popular place to go shopping. Are you feeling adventurous? Then why not try something new? Test your skills at windsurfing, kite-surfing, water-skiing, stand-up paddle-boarding, and parasailing. Several locations in Eilat offer lessons and rentals to please your adrenaline desire & passion. For travellers, there is never any dull moment in Eilat, be it on land or water!

We provide you with endless sightseeing and lodging options. Our experts shared their best advice for travellers headed to Petra. Our Petra & Eilat tour itinerary is a perfect travel option for travellers with a limited time but who desire to explore more out of the gem places. Our travel specialists are ready to help you craft a tailor-made trip—including plenty of time for Petra & Eilat exploration! Get in touch with us now, and we promise you to offer unforgettable memories that will live with you throughout your life.

Discover the land of the Bible and experience a spiritual journey of a lifetime

Do you want to have a good time by going away from the troublesome worries of your daily lifestyle? 2022 Jerusalem tour can be a way to spend some good time while perceiving the places mentioned in the Bible! But there are several decisions you need to make while planning to go on a Jerusalem tour 2022. A well-planned Jerusalem tour can be a way to mesmerize your religious senses. Again, one of the major decisions is how to visit, what to perceive, where to stay, and much more. We at Go Jordan Travel & Tourism offer an exclusive 2022 Jerusalem tour itinerary for our fellow vacationers and allow them to focus on their journey without worrying about anything. Jerusalem will likely be at the top & worth visiting for people of all religions. It has some of the best attractions of Biblical interest, which you won’t find anywhere in the world. The real worries associated with your everyday busy life will automatically vanish after taking a glimpse of the peacefulness of the historical sites at Jerusalem.

Jerusalem tour

Journey through two ancient lands, encountering historical sites sacred to three world faiths as you behold the magnificence of Petra, overnight in Wadi Rum, and discover Israel! Some places to discover in our Jerusalem tour 2022 are:

Mount Nebo/Madaba:While you are in Aman, we let you enjoy the walking tour of Amman. It will be an opportunity to get a first-hand look of this fascinating, modern capital city. Visit the Royal Automobile Museum, which houses King Hussein’s vehicle collections. Relax in the Four Seasons Spa for a massage and get rejuvenated for your further journey. On the same day, you will be headed along Moses’ footsteps to Mount Nebo and have some panoramic views of the Holy Land. Next, proceed to Madaba, otherwise known as the “City of Mosaics’ ‘ which is known for its magnificent Byzantine and Umayyad specimens. Finish the day by checking into your accommodation in Petra’s vicinity.

Amman & Jerash:The next part of your journey begins with a visit to Jerash, a city established by Alexander the Great, and marvel at its Greco-Roman ruins. A few minutes’ walk over the Roman cardo, viewing grooves made by chariot wheels. Explore the place and its Citadel and Roman Theater on the same day and come back for a festive yet wonderful dinner in your hotel.

Petra: Spend the entire day in Petra, travelling through the Siq to see the magnificent Treasury, Sic, Temple of the Winged Lions, and Palace Tomb. Once a prosperous trade city was lost for thousands of years until it was rediscovered in 1812 by Swiss explorers Johann Ludwig Burckhardt. Later, travel to Wadi Rum, or the Valley of the Moon, which has an almost magical aura due to its vast size, colour, and awe-inspiring creation. Finally, you can have a good time at the cosy desert camp, where you can enjoy supper with Bedouin and have a stargazing night at the desert camp.

Wadi Rum: Explore the rose-tinted mountains and breathtaking desert landscapes with Bedouin friends. The wadi valley is still home to several Bedouin families, and their Bedouins attract vacationers to spend some time over there. First, travel through Wadi Rum in a four-wheel-drive vehicle, then Ride Like a Local on a camel to perceive the breath-taking scenery uniquely. Next, travel north to the Dead Sea this afternoon, and check into your accommodations when you arrive.

The Dead Sea: Travel north from Wadi Rum will take you to the Dead Sea- one of the lowest places in the world. Travel to Bethany, which is famed to be a sacred place of Jesus’ where he takes baptism by John the Baptist. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site featuring Roman and Byzantine remains and has been a sacred place of pilgrimage for years. After that, go to float in the mineral-rich waters at the Dead Sea- the lowest place in the world.

Jerusalem, Israel: Cross into Israel to drive to the Mount of Olives in Israel to glimpse the Temple Mount (Al-Haram el-Sharif). It is believed that Jesus had prayed with his followers in the Garden of Gethsemane Before his crucifixion. Between Yafo and Agri pas, stroll through Mahna Yahuda, Jerusalem’s largest food market, which spans an entire neighbourhood.

Jerusalem:We provide our expert guidance for a full-day Old City tour that begins with visiting the Western Wall- one of Judaism’s holiest places. Perceive the Temple Mount, which includes the Dome of the Rock. Walk through the Via Dolorosa, where Jesus carried the cross, to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the traditional site of Jesus’ crucifixion, burial, and resurrection. View the city’s skyline with a Scenic Sundowner during your days off.

Jerusalem tour

Bethlehem: Yad Vashem, Israel’s Holocaust memorial, is a must-see on your Jerusalem tour 2022. Then go to the Church of the Nativity, a sixth-century basilica that sits over a cave thought to be where Jesus was born.

Masada: Explore Masada, the rocky plateau erected by King Herod in 31 BC. You can take a cable car up to this final stronghold, where Jewish Zealots fought the Romans to the death rather than be slaves.

Acre & Nazareth: Visit the Crusader Halls, markets, and the old town of Acre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the oldest ports in the world. Then travel to Nazareth, where Jesus grew up. Visit the Church of the Annunciation, which was built on the traditional site of Mary and Joseph’s home. Experience an artisanal wine discourse and tasting led by a trained sommelier before going back to your hotel.

Sea of Galilee: Take a private boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. See St. Peter’s residence and the synagogue where Jesus spoke in Capernaum. Then, visit the Sermon on the Mount, which is located on the Mount of Beatitudes. After lunch, travel to the Golan Heights to learn about the region’s rich history and strategic significance. It was the home of the Dan tribe and features ruins from the Roman, Hellenistic, and Persian periods.

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