Family Holiday to Jordan

Best time to go: February Half Term, Easter Holidays, May Half Term or October Half Term
Best for: Family Holidays, Culture & Beach

There is something about Jordan that excites children of all ages. It might be images of Roman chariots racing around the Hippodrome at Jerash. It could be standing in the shoes of Indiana Jones as he visits Petra in the ‘Last Crusade.’ Maybe it is the sensation of floating on the Dead Sea. They will love the magic of camping under the stars in Wadi Rum. Your family holiday experience in Jordan can be utterly varied and immensely rewarding. You can visit Jordan in a Half Term by leaving on a Saturday and coming back on a Sunday.

The flight time is just five hours, making a family holiday to Jordan ideal over the Easter holidays, May Half Term, or October Half Term. We have tailored a selection of the most incredible experiences that all the family will adore. We can adjust any element of this suggested itinerary to suit your children, whether they are on their first cultural trip, or are more active teenagers wanting a little more adrenaline-fuelled fun. You’ll have superb private drivers, really-interesting guides who can bring stories of the Romans or Nabateans to life, and of course, lovely hotels with amazing pools that your children will no doubt crave after a day exploring.

Guide Pricing

Starting At

  • LOCATION:
  • £1385 - £2095
    Silver Gold
    Price per person including all accommodation, private transfers, unique experiences and excluding international flights. We can arrange international flights should you wish.

    Highlights

    • Learn about Roman gladiators and chariot racing in Jerash
    • Delve into the souqs in Amman
    • Learn to cook tasty Jordanian Mezze
    • Find your inner Indiana Jones on a tour of Petra
    • Set out on camels at sunset in the desert of Wadi Rum
    • Take a balloon flight over the desert
    • Float on the Dead Sea with lots of pool time and R&R to end your trip
    • Have your own private drivers and guides who are expert in bring Jordan to life for children

    Suggested Hotels

    Days 1-2
    The House Boutique Suites

    The House Boutique Suites

    $ $ $ $ $  

    The House Boutique Suites is a luxury all-suite property which offers excellent value for money with some of the most spacious accommodation in Amman, Jordan.

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    Days 1-2
    Four Seasons Amman

    Four Seasons Amman

    $ $ $ $ $  

    The Four Seasons Amman is the most luxurious an exclusive hotel in Amman, Jordan. The 15-storey hotel contains 192 generously sized rooms and suites. 

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    Day 3-4
    Old Village Resort

    Old Village Resort

    $ $ $ $ $  

    The Old Village Resort (formerly the Beit Zaman Hotel), is located in Wadi Musa, about 2kms from the remarkable site of Petra in Jordan.

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    Day 3-4
    Movenpick Petra

    Movenpick Petra

    $ $ $ $ $  

    The Movenpick Petra is the most exclusive hotel in Petra, and is located right beside the main entrance to Jordan’s most remarkable archeological site. 

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    Day 5
    Sun City Wadi Rum

    Sun City Wadi Rum

    $ $ $ $ $  

    The Sun City Camp is located in the vast desert of Wadi Rum in Jordan, and is a traditional Bedouin-style camp featuring modern globe tents. 

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    Day 5
    Sun City Wadi Rum

    Sun City Wadi Rum

    $ $ $ $ $  

    The Sun City Camp is located in the vast desert of Wadi Rum in Jordan, and is a traditional Bedouin-style camp featuring modern globe tents. 

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    Day 6-8
    Hilton Dead Sea

    Hilton Dead Sea Resort & Spa

    $ $ $ $ $  

    The Hilton Dead Sea Resort & Spa is a good entry-level hotel located right beside the Dead Sea in Jordan.

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    Day 6-8
    Kempinski Ishtar

    Kempinski Ishtar

    $ $ $ $ $  

    The Kempinski Ishtar is the most luxurious and exclusive hotel located in Jordan’s Dead Sea coast. Designed in tribute to the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Kempinski Ishtar makes for a glorious end to a holiday to Jordan.

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    Customise Your Itinerary

    We can tweak and change any element of this itinerary and you can depart on any day you want, add nights here and there, and we can fully customise your day-to-day experiences depending on your interests. Here are just a few ideas of many that we can look at and discuss when we come to plan your tailor-made itinerary.

    Skip Amman

    We all know that children don't like too many sites, so you can skip Amman and head straight to the Dead Sea for some beach time to start your trip.

    Add Aqaba

    Aqaba lies to the south of Wadi Rum, so you could end your trip here, with a 'live' sea, amazing pools, and of course snorkeling.

    Add more adventure

    For teenagers, you could add on some longer day walks in say Wadi Dana. We also have a range of day-walks in and around Petra.