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Roman Style Tour

Amman, Jordan
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Duration

1 Day

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

9 people

Languages

English, عربي

Overview

Roman Style Tour, Jerash : “Gerasa”.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Jerash : “Gerasa” is indisputably the most complete and best preserved Graeco-Roman city in the middle east.

Itinerary

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Highlights :

Roman style tour
Roman style tour

Drive 50 km heading to the north to Jerash, the well preserved city of the Roman Empire, often called Pompeii of the East. Initially built by Alexander the Great, the town started to prosper after the Roman conquest, and was one of the Decapolis cities in northern Jordan. Visit Hadrian's Arch, built in 130 AD to honor the visit of Emperor Hadrian. Pass the Hippodrome offering space for 15,000 spectators, the impressing Forum, continue to the Temple of Artemis, which columns are 12 meters high and each drum weights 20-40 tons. Other highlights are the Colonnaded Street and the Nymphaeum.

Back in Amman visit the Citadel hill with remains of the Hercules Temple and the Umayyad Palace as well as the Archaeological Museum. In downtown we see the large Roman Theatre from 2nd century and the traditional souks. Return transfer to Amman.

Inclusions :

Including:
● Transport by private, air conditioned, new vehicle with English speaking, assisting driver.
● Private English speaking spot guide in Jerash (about 1 hour).
● Entrance fee to Jerash, Amman Citadel & Roman Theatre.
● Mineral water on board of the vehicle.

Exclusions :

Excluding:
● Meals and beverage not stated.
● Tips and private expenses.

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Additional Info :

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From Amman

Tour's Location

Amman, Jordan
from $ 189

Organized by

Lima Twall

Member Since 2021

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