Top 5 Must see attractions in Jordan

Do you think Jordan is a Basketball player? Do you want to go somewhere where your friends didn’t go? Do you want to visit the Middle east and concerned about safety and climate?

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Jordan is a small liberal and safe country that offers a lot of amazing unique historical attractions and adventures that will make your holiday an amazing unique experience.

 

1.Petra:

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Petra is not just one building, the old lost breathtaking ancient Nabateans city is one of the new seven wonders of the world, the rose-red rock carved city was established as early as 312 BC, the majestic city is full of temples, tombs, Obelisks and monuments. Petra earned a lot of fame after shooting Hollywood movies there like Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade, it is a must see place and visitors you will spend a full day exploring the amazing city.

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2. Dead Sea:

The lowest point on earth, it is 423 metres below sea level, the high concentration of salt make it impossible to see any living creature in there, the salty concentrated water make it very easy for people to float in the dead sea, more than 1.2 million tourists visit Dead sea every year not just to read newspaper while swimming or enjoy the mud festival, but also for the therapeutic qualities that Dead sea offers.

Dead Sea, Jordan

Dead Sea, Jordan

3. Jerash:

Jerash

Jerash was built 1800 years ago and it is located in the northern part of Jordan, only 50 Km from Amman, Jerash is not just a few columns, walls and broken arches, Jerash is one of the most well preserved Greco-Roman cities in the world, you need at least half day to explore the temples, baths, theatres, arches, amphitheatres, plaza’s and street that filled with hundred of columns on both sides. Many people in the region likes to visit Jerash to enjoy one of the biggest festivals in the middle east which is called Jerash festival that usually take place in July every year.

 

4.Wadi Rum:

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One of Lawrence of Arabia favourite places, Many people visit Wadi Rum to get away from the real world, to enjoy watching the stars and sleep in a Bedouin tent, to see the most stunning sunset, hiking in the desert kicking the red sand, climbing the mountains, safari trips, quad riding , skydiving and taking pictures and making memories that you will never forget.

Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum

5.Amman:

Amman

The Capital of Jordan is a unique blend of old and new, the place where almost half of the population lives in, the city is mainly built with white stone houses, it is the best place to meet Jordanian people, enjoy Hummus and Falafel, Mansaf and knafeh and more delicious dishes from the levantine cuisine, smoke shisha in the streets of Jabal Amman, visit mosques and churches, enjoy walking and shopping in the streets of the city. Amman also have a big Roman Amphitheater that is usually used for events till our day.

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