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Profound Experience

Finally we have had time to recoup and reflect back on our trip in March 2018 (our family of two... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Dendeans
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Wonderful Two-Week Private Tour

I found Engaging Cultures recommended in Lonely Planet. I sent an e-mail advising that we were a... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
LeroyHiller
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Handcrafted Private Tours - Connecting you Deeper to Jordan. Engaging Cultures Travel Jordan is a socially conscious tour operator with a passion to connect foreigners & locals. We create authentic travel experiences in order to enrich people’s...more
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Um Uthaina, Amman 11821, Jordan
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Finally we have had time to recoup and reflect back on our trip in March 2018 (our family of two adults and two boys aged 6 & 7). Jordan has been the most profound journey we have had to date. Perhaps because we were totally...More

Thank Dendeans
eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

We loved having your family and love how you travel. We look forward to having more people like you to dive deeper into Jordan and ultimately the world around them through travel. Thank you for the review and recommendation, we are thrilled to hear about...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

I found Engaging Cultures recommended in Lonely Planet. I sent an e-mail advising that we were a widely-travelled Canadian couple in our 60's who enjoy walking and we'd like to do a two-week private tour in Jordan. Within two days Jaime had a complete suggested...More

Thank LeroyHiller
eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Leroy, we loved reading your review and thank for sharing. We're thrilled to hear about your experience with the country and engaging with it's people. Thank you for traveling with respect, and shared values of diving deeper into the world around us and allowing travel...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Our entire family absolutely LOVED this trip and sleep-over in the desert! Our children (aged 2, 4 and 6) loved the tea (!), sitting in the Hilux, the sleepover (even though it was very cold) in the bedouincamp, the people and our guide; we absolutely...More

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eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Tea is often the highlight :). Thank you for the review and taking the time to let us and other travelers know about your experience. We hope to serve you again soon! Travel deeper, The Engaging Cultures Travel team.

Reviewed 29 December 2017

We are a family of 6 ( 4 children ages 6 - 16) and booked a tour of Jordan through engaging cultures. 8 nights and it was really good. We visited, Amman, Karak, Petra, Wadi Rum, red sea (snorkeling at Aqaba), the dead sea and...More

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eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

So glad to hear you had a superb tour! We enjoyed having your family in Jordan and thrilled you allowed us to facilitate this experience for you and your family. Thank you for the review and recommendation, we will pass on your compliments to all...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017

We did the camel ride and then hike from little Petra into Petra with engaging cultures. We started out bright and early in Little Petra at 08:00 and found Mousa waiting for us. We mounted up on our camels and our trip was underway! If...More

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eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you for your recommendation! We loved having you here. Thank you for the detailed and lovely description of your experience (and for the travel tips!). This will help other travelers that travel with the same values and ethos. Thank you! Travel deeper, The Engaging...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

I gave Engaging Cultures a list of places I wanted to take my family and she made it into an amazing trip! The whole plan was well thought out. She gave great tips on the order of places and suggested tours that made it beyond...More

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eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you! We loved having your family and so happy to hear about your experience. Thank you for sharing with others. Jaime is a rockstar and we'll pass on your compliments to her right away. Hope to have you back soon! Travel deeper, The Engaging...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Daniel from Engaging Cultures Travel planned the best day ever at Wadi Rum! Our tour guide/driver was exceptionally winsome. We will never forget his 6 year old son who joined us! And the fantastic picnic meal his wife prepared was a highlight too! A very...More

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eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

We'll pass on your compliments to our guide!! He'll love hearing from you. Thank you for traveling with us and taking the time to write a review. We're thrilled you had such a memorable day and visit. Travel deeper, The Engaging Cultures Travel team.

Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is my third trip arranged by John and Daniel of Engaging Culture. It is the best way to see Jordan, camping with the Bedouin, eating & staying in homes, and learning about life in Jordan first hand. They can arrange a day trip or...More

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eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you Kathy! We appreciate your long trust in our company and love having you travel with us. We love that you and your group travels with the same values of diving deeper and traveling with respect and look forward to having you visit. Hope...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

We were at first a bit nervous about the idea of travelling to Jordan, given how turbulent things have been in other parts of the Middle East - but we felt incredibly safe travelling around the country, and found people incredibly hospitable and friendly. The...More

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eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Hi Nick, thank you so much for the review and sharing your experience traveling to Jordan with everyone. We love hearing about your visit and having you travel with us. Thank you for traveling with the same values of respect and diving deeper into the...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

I highly recommend using Engaging Cultures to work with for your trip! They are very personable, available, quick to respond, and have first hand knowledge of how to have a full, fun, enjoyable trip.More

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eculturesdaniel, Owner at Engaging Cultures Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you for the recommendation! We're thrilled you had such a wonderful visit and we will let everyone know on our team about your review. Thank you for trusting and traveling with us, we look forward to having you back in the region! Travel deeper,...More

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roziemohamed
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Response from eculturesdaniel | Property representative |
Hi Rozie, we'd be happy to help. The highlights are downtown Amman, Roman Citadel, Roman Theater, Fruit Market, and local restaurants downtown. Jerash is an impressive site (some of the most preserved ruins in the Middle... More
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