Private Half Day Islamic Tour Of King Abdullah Mosque And The Seven Sleepers From Amman

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
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  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this timeTimes are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Pickups from hotels in Amman
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Go back in time to visit the location of the seven sleepers which in Islamic tradition is mentioned. It is a story known as The People of the Cave and it is a pure example back then that still reminds us today where faith overcomes plunder. The tour includes a classic visit of the capital of Jordan, the white city of Amman with a view point from the Citadel, and a tour of the city center, souk and the Blue Mosque of King Abdullah I.

Know More about this tour

You will be picked up from your hotel in Amman to start your private tour with a panoramic visit of the city of Amman downtown market and city center with its traditional souk. You will have a beautiful view point of the city from the Citadel and continue to visit King Abdullah Mosque; it is one of the most famous and most recognizable structures in Amman. It was built as a memorial for the late King Abdullah I. TheBlue Mosque, as it is popularly known is an elite example of Islamic architecture. It can house up to 7000 worshippers. The cavernous, octagonal prayer hall is capped by a magnificent blue dome 35m in diameter, decorated with Quranic inscriptions. This is the only mosque in Amman that openly welcomes non-Muslim visitors. Proceed for a short drive to the east of Amman, where Raqeem Cave is located and where the Seven Sleepers stories take place. It is a story of a group of youths who hide inside a cave outside the city of Ephesus around 250 A.D. to escape a religious persecution and emerge 300 years later. The cave was a part of a Byzantine grave yard. The entrance to the cemetery leads to a central hall branching out to three shrines with vaulted arch ceilings. There are seven stone grave yards more in the eastern and western Alkutin decorated with engineering and plant ornaments. Back to your hotel in Amman where is tour come to an end.

Inclusions

Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Private Transfer by air conditioned leisure vehicle according number of participants

English Speaking Driver

Exclusions

Local Guide where not mentioned

All type of meals and beverages

Infant meals

Entrance fees to additional sites

Any other service not mentioned

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Dress code at the Mosque: Women should wear attire covering their arms and legs and should cover their head with scarf. Men should wear normal shirt and trousers.

Clients are not allowed to enter the Mosque during Friday prayer.