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Amman the modern – as well as the ancient – capital of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Known as Rabbath-Ammon during the Iron Age and later as Philadelphia, the ancient city that was once part of the Decapolis league. Visit the Citadel includes many structures such as the Temple of Hercules, the Umayyad Palace and the Byzantine Church. At the foot of the Citadel lies the 6,000 seat Roman Theatre, which is a deep-sided bowl carved into the hill and is still being used for cultural events. Another newly restored theatre is the 500-seat Odeon that is used for concerts. Drive through the old Town manage your last-minute shopping for souvenirs and handcrafts.
Madaba is a combination of rural home life and a hot spot for religious tourism. Known as the “City of Mosaics” Madaba is the cultural epicenter for Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics. Just a short distance from the capitol visitors are just a stone’s throw away from the holy monuments of religious iconography. Visit the mosaic city of Madaba, where an ancient map of the Holy Land is set into the floor of Saint George’s Church.
Continue to visit Mount Nebo, referenced in Abrahamic texts as the site of Mount Nebo this township was first inhabited by a Christian nomadic tribe in the 4th century. Explore your religious roots in the religious town or visit Mt. Nebo where it is believed that Moses died as he viewed the Holy Land.
Drop off at your hotel in Amman
USD 95 Car (up to 4 Persons)
USD 140 Mini Van (up to 6 Persons)
English Speaking Driver
Duration: 5 Hours
Best Time to Start: Between 8 am & 11 am
Pick Up: You Hotel in Amman
Drop Off: Your Hotel in Amman
Entrance fees (The Citadel & Roman Theater) USD 5 Per Person
Local Guide Citadel USD 30 (Optional)
Entrance fees (Madaba St. George Church & Mount Nebo) USD 5 Per Person
Local Guide Mount Nebo USD 30 (Optional)
Lunch at Mount Nebo USD 20 Per Person (Optional)
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