Located between Saudi Arabia and Israel, Jordan has many hidden treasures that are just a short flight from Europe. Don’t miss them!
Petra is the major site of Jordan Tourism, you will find around many places to stay during your visit. Moreover I would like to comment on the cleanliness of the place. The Jordanian government has understood the importance of its heritage and the preservation of the place is undeniable proof.
Other places to visit in Jordan:
The dead sea
The lowest point on Earth (-422m) from the sea level, it is a place to put on your itinerary. Due to the high salinity, the feeling that you have when you swim in it is truly an amazing and unique experience!
Tips to discover Jordan
Best time to visit: Winter (November-February) is pretty mild in Jordan and summer (March to October) rather dry and a bit warmer.
How long should you visit? One week is enough to visit the major sites, however 2 weeks is sufficient time to visit everything, .
Flying to Jordan: Rates start from 250 / 300 euros return from Europe.
Currency: Jordanian Dinar: 1 euro = 0.78 Jordanian dinars
How to get around? The country is very small, hotels and hostels offer shuttle services or taxi between tourist spots.
How to withdraw money? There are ATMs all over Jordan and also in touristic area expect in the countryside destinations such as Wadi Rum.
For more information here is the Jordan touristic official website.