Morning transfer from Jerusalem to the Allenby-King Hussein Bridge. Enter the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Meet your driver and continue to Mount Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised Land; enjoy the breathtaking view of the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea. On to Madaba, to see the oldest surviving mosaic map of the Holy Land. Then, after lunch, see the dramatic Crusader castle of Kerak. Arrive in Petra, built by the Nabateans over 2,000 years ago. Dinner and overnight in Petra. (L.D.).
||Petra / Israel (Eilat)
A most Unforgettable day in Petra! Your local guide will take you on a private tour into the “rose-red” city (by horseback and foot), which begins at the “Siq,” a winding canyon road. At the end of the passage you’ll see Petra’s most beautiful monument — the Treasury — carved out of the solid rock from the side of the mountain. Beyond the Treasury, you’ll discover soaring temples; elaborate royal tombs, a theatre, burial chambers and water channels. After lunch in Petra, transfer to the Arava border crossing; enjoy the breathtaking scenery en route. Upon your re-entry to Israel you will met and transferred to Eilat hotel or Airport (this may be a shared transfer). Note: Flights departing Eilat on Tour D should be after 7:30pm. (B.L.).