Day 1 | Monday, July 20, 2020
Jordan - Madaba - Mt. Nebo
- Check out of hotel, cross to Jordan from Allenby Bridge. Visit the "City of Mosaics" - Madaba, an ancienct city south of Amman. See the famous mosaic map before strolling in the streets and perusing offerings from artisan craftsman. Stand atop Mount Nebo to admire the inspirational view of the 'Promised Land' as seen by Moses (Numbers 27).
- Drive down the Kings Highway to Petra
Dinner and Overnight : Petra
Day 2 | Tuesday, July 21, 2020
- A full day visiting Petra. Petra is a famous archaeological site in Jordan's southwestern desert. Dating to around 300 B.C., it was the capital of the Nabatean Kingdom. Accessed via a narrow canyon called Al Siq, it contains tombs and temples carved into pink sandstone cliffs, earnin its nickname, the "Rose City."
Return to Israel at the Arava Border and overnight in Eilat (the northern tip of the red Sea).
Day 3 | Wednesday, July 22, 2020
- Free time in Eilat until departure for Ben Gurion airport
Participants MUST have visas to Jordan before arriving in Israel. Visas are not issued at the Allenby Border.