Jordan doesn’t disappoint any tourist since ages. The World Heritage Sites, quaint towns and desert dunes makes the tourists to run wild in excitement. The country that was payed a visit by travellers around the world like the Nabataean tradesmen, Roman legionnaires, Muslim armies along with the zealous Crusaders marked their visit with wonderful monuments of Petra, Roman ruins, The Lawrence desert and of course a dip in the dead sea wouldn’t be regretted by any of us. It is a safe haven for all the refugees from Palestinian Territories, Iraq and recently Syria.
The Petra which was constructed in the historic days holds its distinctive nature as half built and half carve on the rock which is one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. This is the most popular tourist attraction of Jordan which emphasizes the history and culture of the Rose city. A city that is praised for its history, a city whose name is etched all over the Bible, a city that offers extraordinary archaeological sites, a city that was undefeated until the Romans came. It is the city that mastered in technology where the Nabataeans constructed a fully functional water system for the city. It holds the structures of crooked long Siq, Treasury, the Temple of Winged Lions, the Great Temple and also a dam that should be paid a mandatory visit to indulge in the true essence of the Petra. The lost city was discovered by a Swiss explorer in the year 1812. Petra was constructed in 312 BC which came under the Roman rule in 105 A.D that was completely abandoned by the 7th century.
The capital of Jordan is the most modernized city of Jordan. It is built upon the seven hills and is a culmination of old and new tourist attractions. This commercial hub of the city is where we could find modern architectural buildings, cafes, fine dining restaurants, art galleries and museums that synchronizes with the coffee shops, outdoor markets and artisan workshops. The city is located in the hilly area between the desert and the fertile land of Jordan. The uniformed white gridded houses, tree lined streets co exist with the corbelled streets with ancient ruins of amphitheatres and buildings. The people are so friendly and take pride in showcasing their distinct city that holds a significant history and multicultural value to it.
This Jordan rift valley is must visit place just to float in the water all day long where we don't even have to move a muscle. It is a picturesque landscape with exotic beauty which is the lowest point on earth with many rivers falling into the sea. These water doesn’t have any other escape except to evaporate leaving the salts to settle densely in the land. These salts are used by many industries for its fine minerals, agriculture and medicinal benefits. The sea water contains salts of magnesium, sodium, potassium, bromine and several others creating the health benefits for the tourists. The pitch black mud makes our skin to get nourished and rejuvenated which the tourists love to mask their faces and have loads of fun.
Wadi Rum is an infinite place where the time stand still giving the vibes of Prince of Persia: The sands of time. It is the untouched beauty where the dunes and sun are the real skyscrapers and Camelback rides being the limousine cars. The monolithic rock mountains remains as the true challenge for any rock climbers. We can enjoy the vast expanded deserts and grand canyons with water holes comprising of 4000-year-old rock arts and many treasures hidden deep within it. There are also other adventure activities like the hot air balloon rides, Abseiling, hang gliding,etc.. To enjoy a perfect sunset in gorgeous red sands.