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Desert Rose-A Woman's Learning Immersion in Jordan

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Program Overview

Take part in an empowerment journey of Jordan to discover a new culture and engage with local women from urban and rural backgrounds.

Learn about the rich cuisine of Jordan through local dishes and discussions with the local women and gain understanding about their lifestyle, traditions, and daily activities!

Program Type

Adventure Learning
Ancient Traditions
Birding and Wildlife
Bucket List Learning
Theater Arts
Unplugged Learning
Wellness and Spirituality
Wine and Spirits
Woman's Focused
Writing and Literature

Learning Level

Explore an Interest
Pursue a Passion
Change My Life!

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What You Will Learn/Do

Insiders view of Jordanian culture and traditions

Ceramics making / Organic paper making / Weaving / Labaneh preparation Traditional food sampling

Cooking experience

Immerse in local women’s lifestyle in various parts of Jordan: Iraq El-Amir / Umm Qais / Ajlun / Bani Hamida / Petra

Soap Making

Visit workshop of local women at Bani Hamida to learn how local women work on their crafts to enhance their living.

Why This Program Is Unique

Women trips only that includes History / Local Culture / Yoga in addition to introduction to the Jordanian kitchen.

Understanding in depth the pros / cons about the local Women’s living in Jordan.

How This Program Benefits The Local Community

Staying at Bait Al-Baraka or Visit places like Beit Sitti or the Soap house in Ajlun will help support the local women working on these projects financially.

Local Women engaging with other women of the world would expose them to new cultures and traditions.

Program Itinerary

Start/Finish City:

Open All Days

Program Registration Fees

Services Included

- Meet & Assist at Amman Airport on arrival and departure by a Learning Journeys representative - Jordan Visa fee - Luggage handling at airport or hotels All learning as stated in the program - 8 nights of Accommodation: 3 nights in Amman at The House boutique Suites Hotel / 2 nights at Beit Al-Baraka in Umm Qais / 1 night at Kempinski Ishtar Dead Sea Hotel / 1 night in Petra at Petra Guesthouse 4-star or similar / 1 night at Sun City Camp in deluxe tent with private facilities in Wadi Rum - Included Meals as mentioned in the program for each day - Entrance fees to all sites in the program - Sunset Jeep tour in Wadi Rum - All Local activities as stated in the program - Bottles of mineral water on board the vehicle on daily basis.

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