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If you’ve made it to this page, you’re at least considering a visit to Jordan. And I don’t blame you. I mean, doesn’t everyone want to get a picture in front of the Treasury in Petra?

But, you’re probably wondering what else would possibly be on your Jordan itinerary.

By the time you finish this post, you’ll get what all the hype is about. Jordan is, in a word, extraordinary. And since I can’t say it enough, I’m going to let my photos inspire your Jordan itinerary.

Jordan Itinerary: Amman

The Roman Amphitheater in Amman is a must on any Jordan itinerary.
The Roman Amphitheater is in the center of Amman, near the Citadel.
A Muslim woman sits at the Roman Amphitheater in Amman to enjoy the view of the city. The theater was built in around 150AD.
While you’re at the Roman Amphitheater, take moment to sit and take in the view of Amman.
The Citadel sits atop a hill in the center of the capital city of Amman. While in Amman, be sure your Jordan itinerary includes a stop here!
The Roman Temple of Hercules is at the Citadel on a hill in the center of Amman.
Across the street from Amman's Roman Amphitheater are several restaurants with affordable local cuisine, including hummus and falafel.
Across the street from the Roman Amphitheater are several restaurants with local cuisine.

Jordan Itinerary: Jerash

Jerash is an ancient Roman city near Amman. Wander through the ruins and imagine the chariot races, theater performances and festivals that were held here.
Wander the ruins of Jerash, built in the 2nd century AD.
In late March and early April, see wildflowers blooming through the ancient city of Jerash near Amman.
Wildflowers bloom in March and April through the ancient city of Jerash.
The Oval Plaza or Oval Forum in the ancient city of Jerash in Jordan is breathtaking. Take a moment to sit and appreciate the surrounding columns and intricate paving.
The surrounding columns and intricate paving in the Oval Plaza in Jerash are breathtaking.

Jordan Itinerary: Dead Sea

Any Jordan itinerary should include a stop at the Dead Sea to soak in the healing waters.
Soak in the healing waters of the Dead Sea.
Relax and recharge as you take in the view of the Dead Sea and Israel from one of the many resorts along the water.
Take in the view of the Dead Sea and Israel from one of the many resorts along the water.

Jordan Itinerary: Wadi Rum

The night sky comes alive in Wadi Rum. Be sure to stay up and enjoy the stargazing!
Be sure to stay up for some stargazing while you camp in Wadi Rum.
See wild camels roam through the desert in Wadi Rum in Jordan.
Wild camels roam through the otherwordly landscape of Wadi Rum.
Wadi Rum in Jordan is incredibly diverse with sand dunes, canyons, rock formations, petroglyphs and an expansive desert.
Wadi Rum is diverse, with sand dunes, canyons, rock formations and expansive desert.

Be sure to read this before you book your Wadi Rum Jeep tour.

Jordan Itinerary: Petra

Check this post out for tips to plan your visit to Petra!

Be sure to wake up early to see the Treasury in Petra without the crowds.
Wake up early if you want to see the famous Treasury in Petra without the crowds.
Throughout Petra, Bedouin people live in tents selling coffee and other wares to visitors.
Throughout Petra, Bedouin people live in tents, offering coffee and tea to visitors.

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The High Place of Sacrifice in Petra offers stunning views of the ancient city from above.
The High Place of Sacrifice offers stunning views of Petra from above.
The Colonnaded Street in Petra is lined with remnants of the market and Royal Palace.
Along the Colonnaded Street are the remnants of the ancient market and Royal Palace.

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Experience Petra by Night and see the famous Treasury lit up by candlelight.
Petra by Night is a ticketed performance that allows you to experience the Treasury by candlelight.

Jordan Itinerary: Road Trip

Renting a car is a great option for your Jordan itinerary. It allows you the freedom to explore along the way, like this view near Petra and Wadi Musa.
Renting a car in Jordan allows you the freedom to get out and explore along the way, like this view just outside of Petra and Wadi Musa.

More Jordan Travel Inspiration

Are you thirsty for more? Transport yourself to Jordan through films like Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Martian, and Star Wars: Rogue One.

Find out how to visit Petra like a boss including how to get there, where to stay, things to do, how to get the Treasury all to yourself and answers to frequently asked questions!

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