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The Wonder Of Jerash- Ajloun- Umm Qais

Amman, Jordan
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Duration

1 Day

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

9 people

Languages

English, عربي

Overview

The Wonder Of Jerash- Ajloun- Umm Qais

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Umm Qais: Explore the Roman Decapolis city, culture center and home to poets with a great philosophers.
  • Jerash : “Gerasa” is indisputably the most complete and best preserved Graeco-Roman city in the middle east.
  • Ajloun: The wonder of nature and the genius of medieval Arab military architecture took shape in Ajloun.

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The Wonder of Jerash- Ajloun- Umm Qais
The Wonder of Jerash- Ajloun- Umm Qais

In the morning we drive two hours from Amman to Gadara (Umm Qais), which belonged to the famous Decapolis, a union of 10 cities, founded by Alexander the Great. Here you have an overwhelming view over the north Jordan Valley, the Golan Heights and the Sea of Galilee.
We leave to Jerash, the best example of a Roman provincial city in the whole Middle East. We visit the spectacular Forum, Roman colonnaded street, the Nymphaeum and the Temple of Artemis. Jerash has a rhythm not seen anywhere else in Jordan.
Next stop is Ajloun The marvels of nature and the genius of medieval Arab military architecture have given northern Jordan two of the most important ecological and historical attractions in the Middle East: Ajloun Castle sits atop a hill in the Jabal Ajloun district in northwest Jordan. This Muslim castle presides over the surrounding area, Built nearly 1,000 years ago. It was also part of a postal route that was serviced by specially trained pigeons, Return transfer to your Amman hotel or residence


Inclusions :

Including:
● Transport by private, air conditioned, new vehicle with English speaking driver.
● Private English speaking spot guide in Jerash (about 1 hour).
● Entrance fee to Umm Quais, Jerash and Ajloun Castle.
● Mineral water on board of the vehicle.

Exclusions :

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

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Tour's Location

Amman, Jordan
from $ 193

Organized by

Lima Twall

Member Since 2021

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