Explore Syria, Lebanon And Jordan KM01

15 Days From £0 (Please Enquire)

This guided tour takes you to the main highlights of the Middle East through Syria, The Lebanon and Jordan. This ancient desert land is full of historical antiquities with ruins, castles, villages and cities still intact.

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Key Information

Travel Style: Private Tour
Start Location: Damascus, Syria
End Location: Amman, Jordan
Accommodation: Hotels
Period: All Year Round
Difficulty: Suitable for Most Travellers

About The Operator

Accreditations: Section coming soon
Years In Business: 19

Tour Highlights

- Damascus
- Palmyra
- Aleppo
- Jeita Grotto
- Krak des Chevalier
- Byblos
- Petra
- the Dead Sea

Description

A full day by day itinerary will be provided by the tour operator when you make an enquiry about this holiday.

Includes
- Accommodation and some meals
- All transport with driver/guide
- Entry fees

Excludes
- Flights
- Some meals
- Personal expenses eg tips and drinks, visas.

Prices per person - please submit an enquiry to receive a personalized itinerary and costs.

Itinerary
Day 01. Arrival Damascus International airport, meet and assist, transfer to hotel, Dinner & Overnight.
Day 02. After breakfast we begin the full day city tour of Damascus starting with The National Museum, a caravanserai, The Azem Palace, Umayyad Mosque with the tomb of Saladin, St. Ananias church, St. Paul's Window, and free time for shopping in the Old Souks, Dinner & overnight in Damascus.
Day 03. After breakfast, drive to the North starting our day visiting the ancient village where the native inhabitant can still speak the language of Jesus (Aramaic) Maalula. Continue to visit Palmyra, called the Bride of the Desert; visit the museum, the Triumphal Arch, the Great Colonnade, the Agora, the Theatre, Necropolis and the Temple of Bel. Dinner & Overnight in Palmyra
Day 04. After breakfast drive to visit the site of Halabya, then visit the famous Byzantine city (Rassafa or Sergiopolis), then Cross the Euphrates River to visit Jaabar citadel, back to Aleppo for dinner & Overnight
Day 05. After breakfast drive to visit the monastery of St. Simeon dating back to the 5th century, where the Holy man lived for 42 years on top of a column, proceed to Ain Dara Temple which back to the 9th century BC. Then back to Aleppo, rest of day free, dinner & Overnight
Day 06. After breakfast we enjoy a city tour of Aleppo which includes. The magnificent Citadel, National museum, Great Umayyad Mosque, Caravanserai, Oriental Bath, the most famous Covered Bazar, back to Hotel, Dinner & Overnight
Day 07. After breakfast drive to visit Ebla which is one of the old ancient kingdoms in the Middle East, where more than 17000 preserved clay tablets were found during the excavations (The royal achieves of Ebla kings), drive to Apamea, the city which belonged to the Hellenistic period, then drive to Hama to visit the famous water Wheel (Nawaiir), continue to Homs for Dinner & Overnight
Day 08. After breakfast, we continue our journey to Krak Des Chevaliers (Castle of the Knights) built by Crusaders, drive with crossing the border to Lebanon starting our tour in Lebanon, visiting Baalbek or Heliopolis, the (city of the Sun), The Acropolis which is the largest and best preserved Corpus of Roman Architecture. There, the Temples dedicated to Jupiter, Venus and Bacchus were built in the 2nd and 3rd centuries of the Christian era. Drive to Beirut for dinner & overnight
Day 09. After breakfast drive to Byblos, a little town, where the temples are from 4 to 5 thousand years old, still enclosed by Ramparts dating from 3000 BC, continue to visit Jeita Grotto, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, The longest cave in the Middle East. Back to hotel for Dinner & overnight
Day 10. After breakfast drive to Beit Eddine, known for its intricate nineteenth-century palace where medieval armaments and Phoenician treasures are displayed. Later drive to Damascus on route visit Anjar; in this Lebanese town in the Bekaa Valley, we shall find well preserved ruins from the 8th century. Later on we would be crossing the border to Damascus for dinner & overnight
Day 11. After breakfast drive south to visit Bosra (The capital of Arabian province of the Roman Empire, where we find a complete Roman theatre), later crossing the Border to Jordan, visit Jerash (Jordanian Palmyra), then drive to Amman. Dinner & Overnight
Day 12. After breakfast drive along the famous road (king's road) and visit to Madaba'a, where we watch the famous Mosaic Map, then drive to Nebo Mountain enjoying a very beautiful view to Jordan valley and Dead Sea, then proceed to Kerak to visit the citadel, later proceed to Dead Sea for dinner & overnight
Day 13. After breakfast departure to visit Baptism site of Jesus Christ, return to Dead Sea to enjoy a unique relaxation experience for the rest of the day at hotel premises. Later transfer to Petra for dinner & overnight
Day 14. After breakfast, visit to Petra enjoying our day, visiting the most famous places Temples, tombs, Theater, Later back to Amman for dinner & overnight driving via desert on high way.
Day 15. Transfer to Amman Airport for Departure, end of services