Wine has been made in Jordan for millennia, but exploring its emerging wine industry is tricky without a self-drive car. Skip the hassle and visit the Jordan River Winery—Jordan’s largest—on this tour from Amman. Travel to the estate, tour its facilities and vineyards; learn about its grapes and terroir; taste award-winning wines from the barrels, and savor a wine-paired lunch, all without worrying about driving back.
Learn about Jordan’s wine heritage and taste local varietals on this wine experience. Depart from your Amman hotel and learn about the winery and its winemaking methods. Select three different wines to taste from their collection. As you sip, hear about wine production in the Jordanian desert and the 40 different grape varieties that the winery uses.
Wines have been produced in Jordan for millennia, but uncovering the different varieties and the country’s wine heritage can be difficult by yourself. With this private wine tasting in Amman, save time and be properly introduced to quality local varietals—under the brand name St. George—rather than depending on what’s served at restaurants or hotels. Guided tastings, snacks, and return transfers are included for an enriching and relaxed experience.
Oct 31, 2019 - Nov 8, 2019Join us in getting to the heart of the culture through an exploration of Jordan's tantalizing cuisine. Sample the most authentic regional cuisine in homes, neighborhood eateries, and elegant gourmet restaurants. Delve into the secrets of Jordanian dishes by participating in a cooking class. And enjoy talks on culinary topics and visits to bustling markets to learn about the herbs, spices, and condiments that are prevalent in Jordanian cookery. We will also see major tourist sights, including the Dead Sea, Petra, and Wadi Rum, yet still have time to shop and relax along the way. You’ll come away with a knowledge of the culinary traditions of Jordan and a deep appreciation of the magnitude of history and culture that this ancient land possesses.