6 days 5 nights
Jordan is home of the Holy Land and including some of the world’s oldest Christian communities, 06 days Jesus Footsteps Journey teems with breathtaking sacred sites that attract people from all over the world. From Um Qais where Jesus taught the people about the Kingdome of God and performed his miracles, visit Church of Our Lady of the Mountain , Roman city of Jerash, Mount Nebo was the final station in Moses ‘historic flight from Egypt to the Holy Land, Madaba where St. George’s Church, Machaerus ‘ Mukawir the location of the imprisonment and execution of John the Baptist, Petra where Moses and his people passed through Petra in Edom, Amman city is also mentioned in the Bible by the name of “Rabbath Ammon,” Baptism Site “Bethany Beyond the Jordan”
Yolo Jordan team wishes you enjoy your journey!
Upon arrival to Queen Alia International airport, meet our office representative who will assist you in the immigration and customs formalities. Head to your hotel in Amman. Overnight in Amman.
Breakfast. Um Qais, previously known as Gadara, was a center of Greek culture in the region during the Hellenistic and Roman periods, visit the city and enjoy its extensive ruins and enjoy its panoramic views. The Sea of Galilee and Tiberias, Gadara was rebuilt and became a member of the semi-autonomous Roman Decapolis. Now proceeding to Anjara, is an ancient town , Anjara has its assertions where Jesus and His Mother Mary passed through here and lived in a cave during their journey to the ten cities of Decapolis. the cave now commemorated with the church of Our Lady of the Mountain. To the west is Tall Mar Elias, the site where the prophet Elijah is believed to have ascended to Heaven in a whirlwind on a chariot of fire. Return to Amman , overnight in Amman.
Breakfast . visit Mount Nebo was the final station in Moses ‘historic Exodus from Egypt to the Holy Land, Nebo mentioned in the bible as the place where Moses was granted a view of the promised land that he would never enter, Later, visit Madaba, a city known for its Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics, especially a large Byzantine-era mosaic map of the Holy Land, the famous 6th century Mosaic map , visit St. George’s Church, now a Greek Orthodox basilica, home of the enormous Madaba Mosaic Map. The map, with its richly-detailed rendering of Jerusalem, Jericho, Bethlehem and other holy sites, head to Mukawir ‘ is a fortified hilltop palace located of the mouth of the Jordan river on the eastern side of the Dead Sea. According to Flavius Josephus, it is the location of the imprisonment and execution of John the Baptist on a platter Proceed to Petra for overnight.
Breakfast, visit the Nabatean Red Rose city of Petra, one of the 7 world wonders and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Carved in stone more than 2000 years ago Enter the city through 1KM long narrow gorge called Siq which is flanked either side by 80m high cliffs! Notice the dazzling colors and formations of the rocks. Leads directly to the Khazneh, Petra appeared in films such as Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. Transfer to Amman hotel for overnight
Breakfast Then, to Amman city is a historical site at the center of downtown Amman, visit churches. Amman is also mentioned in the Bible by the name of “Rabbath Ammon,” also known “Philadelphia,” visit Roman Theatre and the Citadel. Proceed to Baptism Site "Bethany Beyond the Jordan", is an World Heritage site where Jesus was baptized, has long been known from the Bible (John 1:28 and 10:40) and from the Byzantine and medieval texts. The Bethany area sites formed part of the early Christian pilgrimage route between Jerusalem, the Jordan River, and Mount Nebo, return to Amman, overnight
Breakfast. Transfer to Queen Alia International airport