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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.
Start of Program
Mar 27, 2013
This program starts upon disembarkation from the Minerva for participants on programs #21115 and #21116..
You will be staying at the Movenpick Petra that night.
Location: Petra
Nearest city or town: Tafila
Nearest highway: Petra / Aqaba Airport
Nearest airport: Aqaba Airport
Transportation to site: Arrival Transfer: This program is an extension to Programs 21115 and 21116. Upon disembarking the ship in Aqaba, all participants will be transferred to Petra, Jordan.

End of Program
Mar 29, 2013
This program ends in Amman, Jordan. Flights depart Amman very early in the morning on Day 3.
You will be staying at the Grand Palace Hotel - Amman the night before.
Location: Amman
Nearest city or town: Zarka
Nearest highway: Amman/Airport Highway
Nearest airport: Queen Alia International Airport
Transportation to site: Departure Transfer: Amman hotel - Queen Alia Airport is included for participants who purchase their air through Road Scholar' designated travel provider when departing on the group travel dates. Independent travelers may join the group transfer to the airport. If the independent flight does not coincide with the group transfer, then private transfers may be arranged in advance by the local provider for USD 60. The group flight is scheduled to depart Jordan at 1:45 am on the morning of March 29. Transfers to the airport will be very late in the evening of March 28.
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

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


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