July is the hottest month in Aqaba with an average temperature of 33C and the coldest is January at 14C with the most daily sunshine hours at 12 in August. The wettest month is December with an average of 2.6mm of rain. Divers can enjoy water temps of 20-26C. From November through to Mid June at least a 5mm full suit is recommended. From Mid June to end October a 3mm shorty will suffice most divers

Jordanian dinah - USD are widely accepted

A transaction fee is usually levied on all credit or debit card payments

Fly November to April direct from London Gatwick to Aqaba with EasyJet - the flight lasts around 5hrs 40mins

The flight from the Gatwick is direct with no stop overs. Manchester flights are available with Turkish airlines and Royal Jordanian as a stopping service (via Istanbul or Aman). Please ask your travel consultant if you would like to add a stop over in either of these cities.

Direct flights depart weekly. Talk to us if you would like to add a land tour to visit Petra or Wadi Rum as part of your itinerary. We can create a bespoke tour on request.

Passports - Must be valid for 6 months from return date

You can get a single entry visa valid for 1 month on arrival at the airports or the Sheikh Hussein/North Border crossing at the Jordan/Israel border. Check with the Jordanian authorities if you are planning to cross the Wadi Araba/south border crossing (Aqaba/Eilat) or the Allenby/King Hussein Bridge. An exit tax, currently 10JD, is payable at all border crossings, except the airports. If you wish to combine travel to Jordan with a visit to Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories, it is usually better to get a multiple entry visa before you travel from the Embassy of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in London. Do ensure your passport has 6 months validity from your return date to prevent any issues with your airline. It is your responsibility to ensure your passport is valid and you fulfil entry requirements. Regulations can change: please review current FCO advice: click here

As you are flying with a scheduled airline, you will be able to check in online with your airline. Please visit their website for more information about when online check in opens.

You will be able to manage your booking online once you have been ticketed (after you have paid your holiday balance). Most airlines will now enable you to select your seating at this point. There may be a small charge for prebookable seating before online check in opens. Please speak to the airline for more information about charges.

An airport lounge is a great way to start your holiday or to while away flight connections in comfort. Scuba Travel works with Lounge Pass to offer a huge range of affordable airport lounges around the world click here

Prebook your airport parking to save money! If you have a long way to travel, why not also look at booking an airport hotel. These aren't as expensive as you might think. click here

Current duty free allowances allowed into Cuba: 200 cigarettes or 200 grams of tobacco; 1lt of alcoholic beverages and gift up to the value of JD200. Allowances can change without notice - please reconfirm before travel.

You can get a single entry visa valid for 1 month on arrival at the airports or the Sheikh Hussein/North Border crossing at the Jordan/Israel border. Check with the Jordanian authorities if you are planning to cross the Wadi Araba/south border crossing (Aqaba/Eilat) or the Allenby/King Hussein Bridge. An exit tax, currently 10JD, is payable at all border crossings, except the airports. If you wish to combine travel to Jordan with a visit to Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories, it is usually better to get a multiple entry visa before you travel from the Embassy of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in London. Do ensure your passport has 6 months validity from your return date to prevent any issues with your airline. It is your responsibility to ensure your passport is valid and you fulfil entry requirements. Regulations can change: please review current FCO advice: click here

Scuba Travel requires all of our customers to have diving insurance. Please make sure that you have appropriate cover for your diving activities. We also strongly recommend you have travel insurance. It's worth taking out travel insurance once you have paid your deposit to ensure you are covered for unforeseen events and cancellation. Find out more about our combined dive and travel policy click here

Please speak to your local GP or check out the latest NHS advice on travel immunisations: click here

On arrival please make your way through baggage claim and immigration. There will either be a rep to meet you or you will have full details of your where to meet your transfer (with a confirmation voucher) in your travel documentation. If you have any issues on arrival, please contact us. We have an emergency contact, manned by a member of the team here in the UK. Please call 0044 7747 488 002. We will be able to help your rep locate you in the airport.

Transfers are included in your holiday. You will be advised in your travel documentation of how to find your transfer.

At the end of your holiday, your return transfer details will be advised locally. You do not need to pay a departure tax if leaving via an airport

220V - both European 2 pin and UK 3 pin may be used. Do take an adaptor with you