Explore the desert scenery and less well-known historic and archaeological treasures of Jordan on a 12-day tour offered by Exodus Travels.
The itinerary includes visits to the ancient cities of Bethany, believed to be the place where Jesus Christ was baptized; Madaba, known for its mosaics; and Petra, a UNESCO World Heritage site where participants will have two days to explore.
Other highlights include a four-wheel-drive excursion deep into the Wadi Rum desert and an overnight stay in a Bedouin camp, snorkeling in the Red Sea and a tour of the capital city of Amman.
Dates: Oct. 28-Nov. 8, March 24-April 4, May 26-June 6, Sept. 15-Sept. 26 and Oct. 20-Oct. 31.
Price: From $1,905 per person, double occupancy, depending on date. Includes 10 nights' hotel accommodations and one night camping, all breakfasts and one dinner; all transportation and activities. International airfare not included.
Info: Exodus Travels, (844) 227-9087