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Signature Jordan & Israel 2020


14 days from $13,495

Private Journey

Experience historic destinations central to three world faiths as you behold magnificent Petra; roam through Wadi Rum; cruise the Sea of Galilee; and discover Israel, from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv, on this ready-to-book independent journey.

A&K Advantages

Journey through two ancient lands, visiting historic sites and cities and cruise on the Sea of Galilee

Explore Petra and take a four-wheel-drive excursion through Jordan's Wadi Rum, a desert of otherworldly proportions

Bathe in the buoyant, mineral-rich Dead Sea

Experience the contrasts of ancient and modern Israel with visits to Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Nazareth, Jaffa and Tel Aviv

Itinerary at a Glance

DAY 1
Arrive Amman, Jordan
DAY 2
Jerash | Ancient Roman Streets
DAY 3
Mount Nebo/Madaba | Design your Day
DAY 4
Petra | From the Rose-Red City to Wadi Rum
DAY 5
Wadi Rum | Across the Valley of the Moon
DAY 6
The Dead Sea | Bethany on the Jordan
DAY 7
Jerusalem, Israel | The Garden of Gethsemane
DAY 8
Jerusalem | Epicenter of Faiths
DAY 9
Bethlehem | Yad Vashem & Local Culture
DAY 10
Masada | Zealot Stronghold & the Qumran Caves
DAY 11
Acre & Nazareth | Jesus’ Boyhood Town
DAY 12
Sea of Galilee | In the Footsteps of Jesus
Day 13
Caesarea & Tel Aviv | Artist Quarter of Jaffa
DAY 14
Depart Tel Aviv

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DAY 1
Arrive Amman, Jordan

Arrive in Amman. After clearing customs and immigration, meet your A&K representative and transfer to your hotel.

Four Seasons Hotel Amman
DAY 2
Jerash | Ancient Roman Streets

Step back in time as you visit Jerash, the third-century “Pompeii of the Middle East,” destroyed by invasion and earthquake. Once a city thriving under the Roman Empire, its hills have revealed Neolithic, Greek, Roman, Byzantine and Umayyad-era remains. Explore its colonnaded streets, which show grooves of chariot wheels to this day. Return to Amman, visiting its historic downtown, the Citadel, the remains of a small Byzantine basilica, the Great Temple of Amman and the Roman Theater.

Four Seasons Hotel Amman
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 3
Mount Nebo/Madaba | Design your Day

This morning, enjoy one of these Design Your Day activities:

Set Out on a Walking Tour of Amman and experience the city from the ground level.

Visit the Royal Automobile Museum, where King Hussein's collection provides a glimpse into Jordan's modern history.

Relax in the Four Seasons Spa, indulging in the spa’s facilities and a 50-minute massage.

This afternoon, journey overland to Mount Nebo, where Moses is said to have glimpsed the Promised Land, and take in the stunning views toward Bethlehem and Jerusalem. Continue along scenic King’s Highway to Madaba, the “City of Mosaics,” with its sixth-century mosaic map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land. Proceed to the ancient city of Petra, where you check in to your hotel.

Mövenpick Resort Petra
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 4
Petra | From the Rose-Red City to Wadi Rum

Spend a full day exploring Petra, passing through the Siq to the majestic Treasury, the Temple of the Winged Lions and the Palace Tomb. Once a rich merchant city and a stop for the camel caravans bringing spices, silk and slaves from Arabia to the Mediterranean, Petra was lost for 1,000 years, emerging from antiquity in 1812, when it was re-discovered by the Swiss explorer Johann Ludwig Burckhardt. Later, depart for Wadi Rum — the Valley of the Moon — and check in at your comfortable desert camp.

Sun City Camp
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 5
Wadi Rum | Across the Valley of the Moon

This morning, traverse Wadi Rum by four-wheel drive vehicle and camel to view the unforgettable landscape. This afternoon, travel north to the Dead Sea.

Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 6
The Dead Sea | Bethany on the Jordan

Today, visit Bethany Beyond the Jordan, known as the site of Jesus’ baptism. Return to your resort hotel for time at leisure and take a dip in the buoyant, mineral rich Dead Sea waters.

Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 7
Jerusalem, Israel | The Garden of Gethsemane

Cross into Israel and drive to the Mount of Olives for a view over Temple Mount (Al Haram el-Sharif). Visit the Garden of Gethsemane, where Jesus prayed before his crucifixion. Tour Mahna Yahuda market before check in at your Jerusalem hotel.

The King David
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 8
Jerusalem | Epicenter of Faiths

Tour the Old City, first stopping at the Western Wall, one of Judaism’s most sacred sites. View the Temple Mount area with its Dome of the Rock. Stroll the Via Dolorosa, where Jesus carried the cross, arriving at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditional site of Jesus’ crucifixion, burial and resurrection. Visit the Israel Museum’s Shrine of the Book and Second Temple Model to view a portion of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Return to your hotel for an evening at leisure.

The King David
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 9
Bethlehem | Yad Vashem & Local Culture

Visit Yad Vashem, Israel’s memorial to Holocaust victims. Drive to Bethlehem, located on the West Bank to visit the Church of the Nativity, a sixth-century basilica that stands over a cave held to be the birthplace of Jesus. Return to your hotel for an evening at leisure.

The King David
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 10
Masada | Zealot Stronghold & the Qumran Caves

Visit Masada, taking a cable car up to the final stronghold, where Jewish Zealots made their last stand against the Romans. Later, stop at the Qumran Caves, where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found in 1947. Return to Jerusalem for an afternoon at leisure.

The King David
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 11
Acre & Nazareth | Jesus’ Boyhood Town

Drive to Acre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the World’s oldest ports, to see the Crusader Halls, markets and old town. Journey to Jesus’ boyhood town of Nazareth. This afternoon, visit the Church of the Annunciation, built on the traditional site of Mary and Joseph’s home. Continue to Tiberias and your hotel, which occupies a historic building overlooking the Golan Heights. Tonight, enjoy dinner at your hotel.

Scots Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 12
Sea of Galilee | In the Footsteps of Jesus

Enjoy a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee, stopping at Capernaum to view St. Peter’s house and the synagogue where Jesus taught. Visit the Mount of Beatitudes, site of the Sermon on the Mount. Later, drive to the Golan Heights to learn about the rich history and strategic importance of this rugged landscape. Continue to Banias, one of the sources of the River Jordan, to see the archaeological remains of this sacred place that spans the Pagan, Jewish, Roman, Byzantine and Muslim eras. This evening, dine at your hotel.

Scots Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 13
Caesarea & Tel Aviv | Artist Quarter of Jaffa

Visit Caesarea, built to honor Augustus Caesar and later occupied by the Crusaders. Discover Israel’s largest city, Tel Aviv, and stop at the vibrant artist colony of Jaffa.

Dan Tel Aviv Hotel
Meals: Breakfast
DAY 14
Depart Tel Aviv

After breakfast, transfer to the airport and board your home-bound flight.

Meals: Breakfast

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Take advantage of an incredible opportunity to spend two nights in Paris before or after your journey.

International air not included.

3 Days

Arrive and settle in to the luxurious, haute-couture-inspired Peninsula Paris, located just steps from the Arc de Triomphe. The next morning, set out on the half-day city excursion of your choosing, accompanied by your own private guide and driver. Take a driving tour of the city’s highlights, including the Eiffel Tower and stunning Notre Dame Cathedral; explore the galleries of the incomparable Louvre Museum; soak up the artistic history of the Montmartre District; or walk the marbled halls and manicured grounds of the palace of Versailles. Alternatively, go with your driver and guide wherever inspiration takes you. Spend the afternoon exploring the City of Light at your leisure, with a complimentary Paris Museum Pass that allows you free access to more than 50 museums and monuments throughout the city. Depart the next morning for your onward flight.

Peninsula Paris
Meals: Breakfast (Days 2-3)


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