Jordan

 

At a glance

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, which once captivated ancient travellers, continues to enthral a whole new generation as a modern, vibrant nation.

From the haunting, primeval starkness of Wadi Rum, to the teeming centre of urban Amman, from the majestic ruins of bygone civilizations to the timeless splendour of the Dead Sea, Jordan is unveiled as a unique destination.

It offers breathtaking and mysterious sights, high standard accommodations, exquisite cuisine and countless activities that can provide visitors with inspiration, motivation, and rejuvenation. 


Why cyclists love it

  • Amazing sights such as the Dead Sea, Red Sea, Petra, Wadi Rum desert, and more
  • Diverse scenery
  • Storied history
  • Rich culture
  • Off-the-beaten-path destination

Tour spotlight

Jordan Biking Holiday: The Dead to Desert Ride
In the company of a professional cycling guide, this cycing adventure holiday takes you on an exciting journey across Jordan’s most fascinating and diverse regions while exploring some of the most stunning historical, archeological and nature sites and experiencing local foods and Arab Bedouin culture! 

From the world’s lowest spot and second saltiest lake—the Dead Sea—to the crispy waters of the Red Sea, from the ancient mosaics town of Madaba and Mount Nebo to the impressive Crusaders castle of Karak, from the impressive canyons of the Jordanian Rift Valley to Dana Biosphere Reserve and from the world’s archeological wonder of Petra to the world’s nature wonder of Wadi Rum desert, this superb mountain biking tour will be a feast for your senses!
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Fast facts

Language: Arabic
Currency: Dinar
Population: 6,508,887
Size: 57,092 square miles (91,880 sq km) – about the size of Indiana
Border countries: Isreal, Lebanon, Iraq, Syria, Saudia Arabia
National tourist office: www.visitjordan.com

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