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Exploratory Tour of Jordan

Fort Worth Sister Cities International will be traveling to Jordan March 27 – April 9, 2017 to learn more about the people of Jordan, their political, educational, and commercial systems.  Visit refugee settlements and connect with the people for a true learning experience.  You’ll also explore the charm and beauty of this ancient land including Petra, the Dead Sea, and the Bethany baptism site. Deadline to register is November 15.

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Tentative Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Amman
Day 2 Tour Amman, the capital of Jordan, as well as tours of Jerash and Aljoun in the countryside
Day 3 Learn about  politics, education, tourism and business
Meet the Mayor of Amman and receive briefings from city officials.
Dine at Kan Zaman Traditional Restaurant
Day 4 Experience the ancient desert castles of Jordan
Witness an Azraq refugee camp and connect with the children there through specialized projects including the World Food Bank
Day 5 Visit the Holy Land Insitute for the Deaf
Travel through the Valley of Jethro to the Dead Sea
Day 6 Witness the site of Jesus’ baptism at Bethany
Explore the Dead Sea
Day 7 Journey through the Jordanian countryside to see Mount Nebo, Madaba, and Bani Hamida
Arrive in Petra
 Day 8 Enjoy a full day of exploration in Petra as well as an evening candlelit visit to see the Treasury
 Day 9 Travel to Wadi Rum for a fully immersive experience at a Bedouin Camp where you will spend the night in a 5-star tented hotel
 Day 10 Journey to the coastal city of Aqaba
 Day 11 Explore more of vibrant Aqaba life
Farewell dinner on a yacht on the Red Sea
 Day 12 Depart from Amman

March 27, 2017 - April 9, 2017



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