Aqaba - Jordan 7 nights ★★★★★

For those who want to discover Jordan’s rich cultural history, Aqaba is a Jordanian port city located close to some of Jordan’s most iconic monuments. Visitors can take a journey into the Wadi Rum desert, just an hour from Aqaba, where they can sleep under the stars in a luxury Bedouin tent and enjoy an exhilarating jeep safari.

The famous archaeological site of Petra in under two hours away from Aqaba, where visitors can explore the rose-red city for themselves. Aqaba is also just a three-hour journey from the unmissable Dead Sea, where travellers can relax and rejuvenate in the salty and healing waters.

Holiday Highlights

Aqaba is a sublime combination of city-life, beaches and history. Scuba divers are graced with a dazzling undersea world, a treasure-trove of marine wildlife. 

For those looking for exploration and adventure on dry land, visit Aqaba museum and fortress, together with the ancient church of Ayla. For golf lovers, Aqaba’s newly opened Ayla Golf Club stretches over 120 hectares offering participants stunning views of the Red Sea. Created for both golf professionals and enthusiasts alike, this 18-hole championship course offers a par-72 championship course and a nine-hole par-three practice course.

What's Included

  • Off-island flights to the UK
  • Return flights to Aqaba
  • Return transfers
  • 7 nights bed and breakfast accommodation
  • Peace of mind that your holiday is handled by an established & trusted local business
  • An experienced & knowledgeable team available for any pre-trip help & advice


This unique hotel is situated along the beautiful shore of the Red Sea on the Gulf of Aqaba, in the new resort town of Tala Bay, about 17 km south of central Aqaba.The hotel offers a range of amenities for a comfortable stay, including gastronomic options such as a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a cafe and a bar. 

Those wishing to enjoy sports whilst on holiday can have fun on-site with bocce and beach volleyball. For a fee, cycling/mountain biking is also available. At the hotel, guests have a wide range of watersports to choose from, including sailing and aquafit, or for a fee, water skiing, windsurfing, jet skiing, a motorboat, pedal boat hire, a banana boat, canoeing, snorkelling and diving. The hotel also offers sports enthusiasts a wide range of indoor facilities and activities, including a gym, table tennis, darts, yoga and gymnastics. The hotel offers a range of wellness options, including a spa, a sauna and a steam bath, or for an additional fee, massage treatments. 

Other Information

The lead-in price on this offer is based on 2 adults flying to London Gatwick on 28th February and on to Aqaba with Easyjet on 29th February, sharing a twin/double room for 7 nights at the 4* Marina Plaza Hotel Aqaba. Prices correct as at 19th September 2019 and are subject to availability at the time of booking. Other dates may vary
Terms & Conditions

The holiday is operated by Escape the Rock. When making a booking you are accepting our Terms & Conditions of Business.

Full payment for your travel arrangements is normally required at the time of bookingOnce booked, the travel costs are entirely non-refundable.

If you need to make changes to your travel arrangements please contact us and we will do our best to assist you. however in many cases changes may not be permitted and any changes which can be made are likely to incur additional costs.

The cost of this break does not include Travel insurance, however comprehensive travel insurance is essential to cover any unforeseen eventualities, such as cancellation.

Please contact us and we will happily arrange travel insurance for you.