Jordan, Kings Highway - On the road

Our route

Queen Alia International Airport - Wadi Rum - Petra - Wadi Musa - Shobak Castle - Wadi Ghuweir - AlKarak Castle - Jerash - Dead Sea - Queen Alia International Airport

Jordan - map

Transportation

We rented a car from ACE Car Rental (good price, but the office is 15 min drive from the airport)

Our favourite local food

Jordan, food - Mr Falafel meal
Jordan, food - Kibbeh
Jordan, food - Falafel
Jordan, food - Hummus
Jordan, food - vegetable soup
Jordan, food - salad
Jordan, food - Lamb Kebabs
Jordan, food - Falafel with Arabic bread
Jordan, food - Chicken kebabs
Jordan, food - Lamb kebabs
Jordan, food - bread
Jordan, food - Petra beer
Jordan, food - fried chicken
Jordan, food - Mint tea
Jordan, food - Pomegranate
Jordan, food - Cardamon coffee
Jordan, food - Traditional dinner
Jordan, food - Hummus
Jordan, food - Lamb kebabs
Jordan, food - Chicken kebabs
Jordan, food - Mansaf
Jordan, food - Cold beer
Jordan, food - Cold beer
Jordan, food - fruits
Jordan, food - Non-alkohol beer
Jordan, food - dinner at Jamal Rum Camp
Jordan, food - bread
Jordan, food - Desert hummus
Jordan, food - Desert lunch
Jordan, Wadi Rum - Desert tea
Jordan, food - Beduin dinner
Jordan, food - Beduin dinner

Jordan, food - Mr Falafel meal
Jordan, food - Kibbeh
Jordan, food - Falafel
Jordan, food - Hummus
Jordan, food - vegetable soup
Jordan, food - salad
Jordan, food - Lamb Kebabs
Jordan, food - Falafel with Arabic bread
Jordan, food - Chicken kebabs
Jordan, food - Lamb kebabs
Jordan, food - bread
Jordan, food - Petra beer
Jordan, food - fried chicken
Jordan, food - Mint tea
Jordan, food - Pomegranate
Jordan, food - Cardamon coffee
Jordan, food - Traditional dinner
Jordan, food - Hummus
Jordan, food - Lamb kebabs
Jordan, food - Chicken kebabs
Jordan, food - Mansaf
Jordan, food - Cold beer
Jordan, food - Cold beer
Jordan, food - fruits
Jordan, food - Non-alkohol beer
Jordan, food - dinner at Jamal Rum Camp
Jordan, food - bread
Jordan, food - Desert hummus
Jordan, food - Desert lunch
Jordan, Wadi Rum - Desert tea
Jordan, food - Beduin dinner
Jordan, food - Beduin dinner

 

Jordan, Wadi Ghuweir - Hiking the Wadi Ghuweir Trail

Travel essentials

  • travel dates: 22-29 April 2022
  • accommodation: Jamal Rum Camp in Wadi Rum (2 nights), Airbnb apartment in Wadi Musa (2 nights),  Airbnb apartment in Kerak (1 night), Ramada Hotel by Dead Sea (2 nights)
  • currency: Jordanian Dinar = JOD

IMPORTANT: buy Jordan Pass - we got JORDAN EXPLORER - 2 consecutive visit days to Petra, free entry to over 40 attractions in Jordan and waiving of tourist entry visa fees if you purchase the Jordan Pass before arrival to Jordan and stay a minimum of three nights (4 days).

Useful links

Jordan, Petra - The Treasury

Some prices

At the time of our travel:

10 JOD (Jordanian Dinar) = 13,4 euro = 62,7 zł (PLN)

  • Jordan Pass (including visa and Petra ticket) - 75 JOD
  • car rental for 8 days - 205,10 JOD (250 JOD deposit)
  • SIM card for 10 days - 10 JOD

 

Wadi Rum

  • 2 nights accomodation in Bubble tent for 3 people, including all meals and 6hr jeep safari - 200 JOD
  • 1/2 tank of petrol - 19,20 JOD

 

Petra/Wadi Musa

  • dinner at Reem Blady Restaurant for 3 people - 27 JOD
  • fresh orange/pomegranate juice in Petra - 3 JOD
  • small non-alcohol beer in Petra - 4 JOD
  • small water in Petra - 1 JOD
  • dinner at Mr Falafel restaurant for 3 people - 29 JOD
  • small beer at the Movenpick Hotel - 11 JOD
  • 2 nights accomodation in Rakan Apartments for 3 people - 73 JOD

 

Kerak

  • dinner for 3 people - 30 JOD
  • 1 night accomodation in Airbnb apartment for 3 people - 33 JOD
  • bag of fruits + whole watermelon - 3 JOD
  • 1/2 tank of petrol - 15,60 JOD

 

Jerash

  • coffee for 3 people - 6 JOD
  • lunch for 3 people with 4 beers - 38 JOD
  • local guide (1,5hrs) - 30 JOD

 

Dead Sea

  • lunch in Ramada hotel for 3 people - 29 JOD
  • breakfast buffet for 3 people in Ramada hotel - 30 JOD
  • room for 2 people in Ramada hotel - 69 JOD

 

Queen Alia International Airport

  • falafel breakfast for 3 people - 6,8 JOD
  • coffee for 3 people - 11 JOD