Jerash & Cooking Experience in Local VillageRussell Henry2017-01-12T13:30:59+00:00
Jerash & Cooking Experience in Local Village
Make your way to Jerash, one of the largest and best preserved Roman cities outside of Rome. You will have a local site guide with you to breathe life into this great site. After Jerash, you’ll head to Ajloun Castle, built by the nephew of the Arab leader Saladin. Then you will head to a local home in a nearby village to learn how to cook a traditional, homemade meal.
On this tour you will…
Jerash with local site guide
Learn to cook a traditional meal in a local home
1 Day, starting from $159/person (based on a group of 6)
This morning, you will be picked up by our private driver from your location in Amman at 8:00 a.m. Your first site will be Jerash. A local site guide will meet you when you arrive and guide you through this ancient city of the Decapolis. When the tour is complete, you will proceed to the famous Ajloun Castle approximately 30 minutes northwest from Jerash. You will have time to explore this fortress built to protect the country against Crusader attacks.
Orjan Village & Lunch
After you are finished visiting Ajloun Castle, your group will continue the tour to a local village full of unmatched hospitality. You’ll enjoy helping a local family prepare lunch and will be able to share the meal together with your group and host family. (See here for an example of one of our guests experience – ‘Cultural Interaction in a Jordanian Kitchen’).
This tour includes…
Meet and assist by private driver from your location in Amman
Above mentioned activities
Transportation to all above locations by 6 seater minivan with English speaking driver
Entrance fees to all the sites mentioned
Jerash tour guide
Above listed meals (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
This tour package does not include…
Tips (guide and driver tips are customary at around $15 per day)
Meals when not listed
Beverages of any kind
Travel insurance (If you are interested in purchasing travel insurance, just let us know)
Flights (Engaging Cultures Travel will be happy to assist in your air ticketing)