52 days in Middle East Itinerary

52 days in Middle East Itinerary

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Fly to Hamad International Airport, Drive to Madinat Ash Shamal
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Madinat Ash Shamal, Qatar
— 1 night
Drive
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Al Khor, Qatar
— 1 night
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Al Wakrah, Qatar
— 1 night
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Mesaieed, Qatar
— 1 night
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Doha, Qatar
— 1 night
Fly to Sohar, Drive to Al Ain
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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
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Umm Al Quwain, United Arab Emirates
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Ajman, United Arab Emirates
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Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
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Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
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Al Badiyah, United Arab Emirates
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Dibba Al Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
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Hatta, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
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Madinat Zayed, United Arab Emirates
— 1 night
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Drive to Abu Dhabi International Airport, Fly to Queen Alia International Airport, Drive to Azraq
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Azraq, Jordan
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Jerash, Jordan
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Ajlun, Jordan
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Irbid, Jordan
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Umm Qais, Jordan
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Al Salt, Jordan
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Dead Sea Region, Jordan
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Madaba, Jordan
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Amman, Jordan
— 2 nights
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Karak, Jordan
— 1 night
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Dana, Jordan
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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Aqaba, Jordan
— 1 night
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Wadi Rum, Jordan
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Madinat Ash Shamal, Qatar

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Al Ghariya Beach and then contemplate the long history of Al-Zubara Fort.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Madinat Ash Shamal online journey planner.

New Delhi, India to Madinat Ash Shamal is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Arabian Standard Time is minus 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Madinat Ash Shamal when traveling from New Delhi in December, with lows around 16°C. On the 14th (Wed), you're off to Al Khor.

Things to do in Madinat Ash Shamal

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 12 — 14:

Al Khor, Qatar

— 1 night
Al Khor is a coastal city in northern Qatar, located 50 kilometres north of the capital, Doha. On the 15th (Thu), walk around Corniche and then kick back and relax at Farkeh Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Al Khor vacation app.

You can drive from Madinat Ash Shamal to Al Khor in an hour. In December in Al Khor, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Al Wakrah.

Things to do in Al Khor

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 16:

Al Wakrah, Qatar

— 1 night
Al-Wakrah is the capital city of the Al Wakrah Municipality in Qatar. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): wander the streets of Al Wakrah Souk.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Al Wakrah day trip app.

Traveling by car from Al Khor to Al Wakrah takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In December in Al Wakrah, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. You will leave for Mesaieed on the 18th (Sun).

Things to do in Al Wakrah

Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 18:
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Mesaieed, Qatar

— 1 night
Mesaieed is an industrial city in Al Wakrah Municipality in the State of Qatar, approximately south of Doha. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): head outdoors with Sand Dunes Qatar and then kick back and relax at Sealine Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Mesaieed attractions planning app.

Mesaieed is very close to Al Wakrah. In December, daily temperatures in Mesaieed can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. You will leave for Doha on the 20th (Tue).

Things to do in Mesaieed

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 20:

Doha, Qatar

— 1 night
Doha, Qatar's capital city, draws visitors with its constant development and expansion, making it a destination on the rise.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): make a trip to The Corniche, take in the pleasant sights at Souq Waqif, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Islamic Art, and finally try for a hole-in-one at Megapolis Entertainment Centre.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Doha trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Mesaieed to Doha takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In December, daytime highs in Doha are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Al Ain.

Things to do in Doha

Shopping · Museums · Theme Parks · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 22:

Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night

The garden city

A trip to Al Ain, a refreshing oasis of green amid the harsh desert, offers a scenic break from the hum of Abu Dhabi.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Al Ain Zoo, walk around Al Ain Oasis, then see the interesting displays at Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Al Jahili Fort.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Al Ain online visit planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Doha to Al Ain takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Doha to Al Ain is 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Al Ain

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 24:

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night
Take a trip to Abu Dhabi to discover a modern metropolis built on a strip of land jutting out into the Persian Gulf.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, then admire the landmark architecture of Emirates Palace, and then take in the pleasant sights at The Corniche.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Abu Dhabi travel route builder website.

You can drive from Al Ain to Abu Dhabi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Abu Dhabi sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Dubai.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 26:

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night

City of Gold

Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa and then buy something for everyone on your list at The Dubai Mall.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Dubai day trip website.

Traveling by car from Abu Dhabi to Dubai takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daily temperatures in Dubai can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Umm Al Quwain.

Things to do in Dubai

Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 28:
Umm al-Quwain is the least populous of the seven sovereign emirates in the United Arab Emirates, located in the north of the country. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Umm Al Quwain Fort and then cool off at Dreamland Aqua Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Umm Al Quwain trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Dubai to Umm Al Quwain takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Dubai in December since evenings lows in Umm Al Quwain dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ajman.

Things to do in Umm Al Quwain

Theme Parks
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:

Ajman, United Arab Emirates

The smallest of the seven Emirates of the UAE, Ajman is a popular choice for tourists thanks to its shopping, beach, and cultural activities, not to mention its proximity to Dubai and the nation's airports.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Al Jarah Cultural Center, then kick back and relax at Ajman Beach, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Ajman City Centre.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Ajman trip itinerary builder site.

Ajman is just a short distance from Umm Al Quwain. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in December, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ras Al Khaimah.

Things to do in Ajman

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night

Rising Emirate

Nicknamed "the Rising Emirate," Ras Al Khaimah may be an unfamiliar name to many tourists, but has been tipped as the next Dubai thanks to its steady development (along with the rest of the U.A.E.) of luxury resorts, retail districts, and shopping malls.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): browse the different shops at Manar Mall and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jabal Bil Ays.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Ras Al Khaimah day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ajman to Ras Al Khaimah takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Sharjah.

Things to do in Ras Al Khaimah

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night
Located along the northern coast of the Persian Gulf, Sharjah was named the Middle East's top cultural city by UNESCO in 1998.
On the 2nd (Mon), examine the collection at Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sharjah Aquarium, then look for gifts at Al Qasba, and finally get to know the resident critters at Arabian Wildlife Center.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sharjah travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Ras Al Khaimah to Sharjah takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in January, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Fujairah.

Things to do in Sharjah

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 3:

Fujairah, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night

Arabian Jewel

The commercial and business center of the U.A.E., and the largest town along the east coast, Fujairah features busy office buildings, shopping malls, and giant fields of oil containers.
On the 4th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Dibba Society for Culture Arts and Theatre, make a trip to Fujairah Historic Fort, and then examine the collection at Fujairah Museum.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Fujairah trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sharjah to Fujairah takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Sharjah in January since evenings lows in Fujairah dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Al Badiyah.

Things to do in Fujairah

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 5:

Al Badiyah, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night
Most of the attention in the small fishing village of Al Badiyah goes to a centuries-old mosque that's the oldest in the United Arab Emirates.
On the 6th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Badiyah Mosque.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Al Badiyah road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Fujairah to Al Badiyah takes an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Al Badiyah can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. You'll set off for Dibba Al Fujairah on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Al Badiyah

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 7:
Highlights from your trip

Dibba Al Fujairah, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night
Soft stretches of sand, unfolding sea, and palm trees charm visitors on a Dibba Al Fujairah vacation.
On the 8th (Sun), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then enjoy the sand and surf at Dadna Beach.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Dibba Al Fujairah trip itinerary planner.

Dibba Al Fujairah is just a short distance from Al Badiyah. Expect slightly colder evenings in Dibba Al Fujairah when traveling from Al Badiyah in January, with lows around 14°C. On the 9th (Mon), you'll travel to Hatta.

Things to do in Dibba Al Fujairah

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 9:
Highlights from your trip

Hatta, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night
Embraced by visitors for its milder climate and captivating landscape, Hatta offers a cool escape from Dubai's heat.
On the 10th (Tue), walk around Hatta Hill Park, take an in-depth tour of Hatta Heritage Village, and then admire the engineering at Hatta Water Dam.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Hatta trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Dibba Al Fujairah to Hatta in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. You'll set off for Madinat Zayed on the 11th (Wed).

Things to do in Hatta

Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Jan 9 — 11:

Madinat Zayed, United Arab Emirates

— 1 night
Take a break from the desert dunescape and retreat to the urban centre of Madinat Zayed.
On the 12th (Thu), buy something for everyone on your list at City Mall.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Madinat Zayed online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Hatta to Madinat Zayed takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. On the 13th (Fri), you'll travel to Azraq.

Things to do in Madinat Zayed

Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 13:
Highlights from your trip

Azraq, Jordan

Azraq is a small town in Zarqa Governorate in central-eastern Jordan, east of Amman. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Quseir Amra.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Azraq online vacation builder.

Explore your travel options from Madinat Zayed to Azraq with the Route module. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in January, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Jerash.

Things to do in Azraq

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 13 — 14:
Highlights from your trip

Jerash, Jordan

Jerash, is the capital and the largest city of Jerash Governorate, Jordan, with a population of 50,745 as of 2015. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Ajloun Castle and then delve into the distant past at Jerash Ruins.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Jerash trip maker app.

You can drive from Azraq to Jerash in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In January, daytime highs in Jerash are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ajlun.

Things to do in Jerash

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 15:
Highlights from your trip

Ajlun, Jordan

On the 16th (Mon), stroll through Ajloun Nature Reserve.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ajlun route planner.

Traveling by car from Jerash to Ajlun takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in January, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Irbid.

Things to do in Ajlun

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 15 — 16:
Highlights from your trip

Irbid, Jordan

Irbid, known in ancient times as Arabella or Arbela, is the capital and largest city of the Irbid Governorate. On the 17th (Tue), browse the different shops at Arabela Mall.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Irbid online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Ajlun to Irbid in an hour. In January, daytime highs in Irbid are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Umm Qais.

Things to do in Irbid

Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 17:
Highlights from your trip

Umm Qais, Jordan

Once part of the Decapolis--a group of ten city-states on the eastern edge of the Roman Empire--Umm Qais draws visitors with its ancient ruins and Biblical significance.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Umm Qais Museum.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Umm Qais online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Irbid to Umm Qais in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in January, and nighttime lows around 3°C. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Al Salt.

Things to do in Umm Qais

Museums
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 18:
Highlights from your trip

Al Salt, Jordan

Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): make a trip to Prophet Shoaib Shrine, make a trip to Salt Turk Sehitligi, and then take an in-depth tour of Abu Jaber Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Al Salt trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Umm Qais to Al Salt in 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Al Salt can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Dead Sea Region.

Things to do in Al Salt

Museums
Find places to stay Jan 18 — 19:

Dead Sea Region, Jordan

A vacation in Jordan's Dead Sea Region allows you to relax and reinvigorate as you bathe in the beneficial waters of the salt lake, while also having access to historic sights and natural attractions.
On the 20th (Fri), kick back and relax at O Beach and then explore the activities along Dead Sea.

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Traveling by car from Al Salt to Dead Sea Region takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Al Salt in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in Dead Sea Region, with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Madaba.

Things to do in Dead Sea Region

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 19 — 20:
Highlights from your trip

Madaba, Jordan

City of Mosaics

A trip to Madaba will delight most history enthusiasts: the small, friendly town boasts a plethora of exquisite Byzantine mosaics, decorating its buildings and archaeological sites.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Nebo, pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of Saint George, and then appreciate the history behind Madaba Mosaic Map.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Madaba vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Dead Sea Region to Madaba by car takes about an hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Amman.

Things to do in Madaba

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 21:

Amman, Jordan

— 2 nights

White City

Jordan's capital city, Amman spreads across 19 hills and includes many distinct districts, each with their own historical and cultural marvels.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): look for gifts at Alexander the Great Gallery and then see the interesting displays at Royal Automobile Museum. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of The Citadel, steep yourself in history at Roman Amphitheater, then take a stroll through Nabad Art Gallery, then make a trip to Rainbow Street, and finally look for gifts at Al Burgan Handicrafts.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Amman journey builder site.

You can drive from Madaba to Amman in an hour. January in Amman sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Karak.

Things to do in Amman

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 23:

Karak, Jordan

— 1 night
Al-Karak, also known as just Karak or Kerak, is a city in Jordan known for its Crusader castle, the Kerak Castle. To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Karak trip planner.

You can drive from Amman to Karak in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Amman in January, plan for slightly colder nights in Karak, with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Dana.

Things to do in Karak

Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 23 — 25:
Highlights from your trip

Dana, Jordan

Dana is a village near the town of Tafilah, in central-western Jordan. On the 26th (Thu), hike along Dana Nature Reserve.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Dana trip planning website.

You can drive from Karak to Dana in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Dana

Trails · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 26:
Highlights from your trip

Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan

— 2 nights
Visitors flock to Wadi Musa to witness the rose colored rock-carved temples and tombs of Petra, the famous ancient city and World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): join in the after-dark buzz at Petra By Night. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Petra.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Petra - Wadi Musa trip app.

Traveling by car from Dana to Petra - Wadi Musa takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Aqaba.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites · Nightlife · Tours · Museums
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 28:

Aqaba, Jordan

— 1 night

Bride of the Red Sea

Jordan's only coastal and port city, Aqaba offers a wide range of water-related activities offshore to accompany its mix of historic buildings back on land.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): head outdoors with Berenice Beach Club, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then explore the galleries of Arts of Sham Countries Art Gallery.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Aqaba trip planner.

You can drive from Petra - Wadi Musa to Aqaba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in January, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Aqaba

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 28 — 30:

Wadi Rum, Jordan

— 1 night
Tourism in Wadi Rum revolves around UNESCO-protected desert scenery and spectacular limestone rock formations following a dry river bed, which in World War I served as the headquarters of a British-inspired Arab revolt against the Ottomans.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lawrence's Spring.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Wadi Rum online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Aqaba to Wadi Rum takes 1.5 hours. On the 31st (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 29 — 31:
Highlights from your trip

Jordan travel guide

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Historic Sites · Ruins · Deserts
For such a small country, Jordan boasts a surprising variety of natural landscapes and urban attractions. A trip to Jordan takes visitors on a journey back to biblical times, when sites like the Dead Sea and the ancient yet astonishingly well-preserved city of Petra seemed to be at the heart of world events. Although covered in rocky deserts, Jordan boasts a good network of roads, which makes sightseeing by car an easy way to discover many of the country's top highlights. Begin your tour of Jordan in Amman, the largest urban center and a major political, cultural, and economic hub of this Middle Eastern kingdom.