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Private Tour: Full-Day Jordan Castles Tour from Amman

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    What to Expect
    In the early morning, board an air-conditioned vehicle at your Jordan hotel and venture deep into Jordan’s desert landscapes — ensure you bring sunscreen and a camera to capture Jordan’s castles on film.

    Your first stop is the walled town of Kerak, reigning 2,952 feet (900 meters) above sea level. At Kerak Castle, a 12th-century stronghold and one of the Middle East’s largest Crusader castles, you’ll have the option to explore independently or enlist the services of a local guide (own expense).

    Admire the fortress’ foreboding vaults, corridors, and towers, delve into the on-site archaeological museum, and absorb views of the Dead Sea from the castle’s hilltop perch.

    Then, reconvene with your driver and descend to Kerak town, where you'll discover its 19th-century Ottoman architecture and plethora of souvenir shops. Revitalize with lunch at a traditional Jordanian restaurant, where you’ll have the chance to purchase local delicacies at your own expense.

    Proceed to Jordan’s dramatic collection of desert castles, vast structures commissioned by 7th- and 8th-century Umayyad caliphs. Undoubtedly the best-preserved structure is Qasr Amra, a UNESCO-listed castle renowned for its vibrant interior frescoes.

    Conclude your tour with drop-off back at your Amman accommodation.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your hotel in Amman
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    9h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point at approximately 4pm - 5pm
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Round-trip transport by private air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Quseir Amra
    • Entry/Admission - Kerak de Moab Castle
    Exclusions
    • Local guides at castle sites
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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