Nabateans & Nubians

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  • COVID-19protected
  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
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  • duration 16 days
  • tour type Group
  • max group size 14
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Starts Amman, Jordan
  • Ends Cairo, Egypt
  • +7
Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date within 30 days of departure.
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Jordan's desert castles
  • Jerash Roman ruins
  • Ajloun & Shobak castles
  • Dead Sea swim
Starting in Amman and ending in Cairo, the "Nabateans & Nubians" tour is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites trip that takes 16 days. You will be touring through Petra, Luxor, Jerash and 6 other destinations in Jordan, Egypt and jordan. "Nabateans & Nubians" is a small group tour which will include accommodation, transport, meals and others. Please check the package includes section for more details.

Spend 2 weeks in Jordan and Egypt visiting the main highlights of Petra, Jerash, the Pyramids, Sphinx, Valley of the Kings and Karnak Temple. Also sleep in a Bedouin camp, swim in the Dead Sea and take a Nile felucca trip
  • Day 1 : Your Jordan tour begins in Amman. Airport to hotel transfer included
  • Day 2 : Exploring the ancient city of Jerash & Aljoun Castle
  • Day 3 : Travel from Ajloun to Madaba, Mount Nebo & the Dead Sea
  • Day 4 : Exploring Dana Biosphere Reserve and Shobak Castle en-route to Petra
  • Day 5 : The rose-red city of Petra and a Wadi Rum Bedouin Camp
  • Day 6 : A jeep safari and Bedouin experience in Wadi Rum. Travel to Amman
  • Day 7 : Visiting Jordan’s imposing Desert Castles
  • Day 8 : Free time in Amman. Hotel to airport transfer included
  • Day 9 : Cairo, Pyramids, Sphinx & Museum tour
  • Day 10 : Aswan, Nubian Village, Philae Temple
  • Day 11 : Abu Simbel option, Nile felucca cruise
  • Day 12 : Edfu temple & Karnak Temple in Luxor
  • Day 13 : Luxor, West Bank tour, free time
  • Day 14 : Luxor, Karnak temple
  • Day 15 : Cairo, Khan-el-Khalili bazaar, Al Guri Sufi show
  • Day 16 : Cairo. Departure transfer to the airport
  • 5 nights in 3 to 4-star hotels in Jordan
  • 5 nights in 5-star hotels in Egypt
  • Overnight Nile felucca sailboat trip (hotel upgrade available)
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Overnight sleeper train from Cairo to Aswan and Luxor to Cairo in private twin-berth cabins (flight upgrade available)
  • 24-hour airport arrival & departure transfer service
  • All transport and transfers in private AC vehicles (plus Bedouin jeeps in Wadi Rum)
  • Services of an English speaking tour leader and local guides in Jordan
  • Services of a local Egyptologist guide in Egypt
  • Jordan village homestay in Rasoun, and Bedouin desert camp in Wadi Rum
  • Sightseeing tours as detailed in the itinerary
  • International flights (available on request)
  • Amman to Cairo flight (available on request or bookable with your international flight ticket)
  • Jordan Visa fees (free visa available with your Jordan Pass - see tour notes)
  • Egypt Visa fees (available on arrival for US$25 for most nationalities)
  • Travel insurance (compulsory, available on request)
  • Meals not indicated in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees in Jordan (included in your Jordan Pass, approx. US$99 - see tour notes)
  • Entrance fees in Egypt (allow approx. US$105)
  • Drinks, snacks and other personal expenses (e.g. laundry)
  • Tipping kitty in Egypt (allow US$45) plus tour guide tips
  • Tips in Jordan
  • Hotel gala dinners on 24 and/or 31 Dec (budget up to $180 p/p, see Tour notes)
  • Any other items not mentioned above
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Nabateans & Nubians tour. You can cancel the tour up to 56 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 55 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 13 December 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 13 December 2021, a deposit of 250 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 55 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Nabateans & Nubians tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.


For this Nabateans & Nubians tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • Tours will be reduced to smaller group sizes to protect against COVID-19.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and sanitizing has been implemented per local government advice. Frequent disinfection of regularly touched surfaces is highly encouraged. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be ensured in our accommodations and also during transportation.
  • Several COVID-19 distancing measures have been adopted on this package tour to keep travellers safe.
  • This package trip adheres to protocols which are in line with the recommendations from the World Travel & Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travel’ guidelines.
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