Petra "A rose-red city half as old as time"
The giant red mountains and vast mausoleums of a departed race have nothing in common with modern civilization, and ask nothing of it except to be
Amman "A modern city, built on the sands of time…"
Jordan's capital Amman - is a city of contrasts, a mixture of ancient and modern, where many civilizations left their mark. Originally Amman was
Aqaba "Discover the delights of Jordan’s Red Sea resort"
Jordan's only port, Aqaba, lies on the northern tip of the Red Sea. With its wealth of other attractions, Jordan's splendid Red Sea resort
Dead Sea "Nature's living miracle"
Without a doubt the world's most amazing place, the Jordan Rift Valley is a dramatic, beautiful landscape, which at the Dead Sea, is over 400 m (1,
Wadi Rum "The crimson sunset on its stupendous cliffs"
"Rum the magnificent... vast, echoing and Godlike... a processional way greater than imagination..." Those were the words used by the
Um Qais "A new Athens"
Um Qais, was built mainly out of black basalt. Here you can enjoy the impressive view over Lake Tiberius and the Golan Heights. Gadara was renown
Magnificently set in a fold of the hills that rise from the Jordan Valley 78 km north of Amman, Pella; known in Arabic as Tabaqat Fahl; is one of
Dana Biosphere Reserve
Dana Biosphere Reserve is an area of staggering beauty, history, and biodiversity. The only reserve in Jordan that encompasses the 4 different bi
Azraq Wetland Reserve “An oasis of natural beauty & tranquility”
Azraq is a unique wetland oasis located in the heart of the semi-arid Jordanian eastern desert, one of several beautiful nature reserves managed
The Shawmari Reserve is a breeding centre for some of the most endangered and rare wildlife in the Middle East. In this small reserve there is a
Wadi Mujib "Aquatic adventure"
It is a vast valley stretching across Jordan from the Desert Highway to the Dead Sea. The reserve is located within the deep Wadi Mujib gorge, wh
Anciently known as Arabella, it is Jordan's second largest city located about 85 km north of Amman, situated at an equal distance from Pella and
Iraq Al-Amir is within the municipality of Amman in the Jordan Valley. Located about 15 km southwest of the town of Wadi Al-Seer, it has a popula
As Salt “A journey back in time…”
An ancient town, As-Salt was once the most important settlement in the area between the Jordan Valley and the Eastern Desert. Because of its hist
Madaba “Fragments of the past… in & around the City of Mosaics”
Just 30 km from Amman, along the 5,000-year-old Kings´ Highway, is one of the most memorable places in the Holy Land. After passing through a st
From Mount Nebo’s windswept promontory, overlooking the Dead Sea, the Jordan River Valley, Jericho and the distant hills of Jerusalem, Moses, '
Bethany Beyond the Jordan “where John was baptizing”
Less than 2 km east of the Jordan River is an important place associated with the lives of Jesus and John the Baptist (pbut) - the settlement of
Hammamat Ma’in / Ma’in Hot Springs
Visitors to the Dead Sea should also take advantage of another nearby wonder, Hammamat Ma’in (Ma’in Hot Springs). The hot springs and ba
Jordan's Desert Castles, beautiful examples of both early Islamic art and architecture, stand testament to a fascinating era in the country's ric
Karak Castle “A maze of stone-vaulted halls & endless passageways”
Whether you approach Karak from the ancient Kings Highway to the east or from the Dead Sea to the west, the striking silhouette of this fortified
Shobak Castle “Krak de Montreal, Crusader Castle”
A lonely reminder of former Crusader glory is Shobak Castle, less than an hour north of Petra. Once called "Mont Real," Shobak dates from the sam
Ajloun "A Timeless fusion between Nature & History"
The marvels of nature and the genius of medieval Arab military architecture have given northern Jordan two of the most important ecological and his
Jerash "A Rome away from Rome"
A close second to Petra on the list of favorite destinations in Jordan is the ancient city of Jerash, which boasts an unbroken chain of human occupati
Um Al Rasas
The ruins of Um Al-Rasas lie near the Kings' Highway, 30 km south east of Madaba, in a barren desert, no longer the lush fertile terrain it was d