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Adventures Afloat: Extension: Ancient Petra, Rose-Red City

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Program #21151RJ
3 Days | 2 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Itinerary for Mar 27 — Mar 29, 2013

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Type: Five-Star Hotel

Contact info:
Wadi Mousa (P.O. Box 214)
71810 Petra
Petra, Jordan
phone: + 962 3 215 71 11
web: resort.petra@moevenpick.com

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day One: Wednesday, March 27 - Disembark Ship / Coach to Petra Jordan
Morning: Ship arrives in Aqaba, Jordan. Disembark the ship with your luggage and transfer to Petra, Jordan (2hr drive). Arrive to Petra and explore the Rose Red City. The visit will include the main sites such as the "Siq", a long winding fissure between two walls of overhanging cliffs, the "Khazneh" referred to as the Treasury, the Street of Facades, the Court House and the Amphitheater

Lunch: Lunch at a local restaurant in Petra.

Afternoon: Check into the Beit Zaman Resort and have a free afternoon to rest or continue exploring.

Dinner: Buffet dinner at the hotel

Lodging: Movenpick Petra

Meals Included: Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
Queen Alya Street
Amman, NA 11192 Jordan
phone: +8665398430
web: www.goldentulipgrandpalace.com

Room amenities: bed. In-room safe. Wireless high-speed Internet access (complimentary). Cable television service. Direct-dial phone. Bidet. Hair dryer. Complimentary toiletries. Air conditioning. Climate control. Window opens.

Facility amenities: Front desk (limited hours); Laundry facilities; Limo or Town Car service available; Medical assistance available; Multilingual staff; Parking (free); Porter/bellhop; Safe-deposit box at front deskSecurity guard

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Two: Thursday, March 28 - Amman, Jordan
Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel

Morning: Check out of the hotel and coach to Amman (approximately 3 hours).

Lunch: Lunch at a local restaurant

Afternoon: See the city highlights of Amman with your expert guide. See the Citadel, the Roman Theater, and the compare the new and old parts of the city.

Dinner: Dinner on your own

Evening: Transfers to the airport for flights returning to the US.

Lodging: Grand Palace Hotel - Amman

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Day Three: Friday, March 29 - Departures
Depart From: Flights depart from Amman, Jordan. The group flight is scheduled to depart at 1:45 am. Participants will be transferred to the airport late in the evening on March 28.


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