Places to visit in Jordan

Jordan is one of the most modern, safe and friendly nations in the region. Country, which is historically and culturally very Rich. Apart from that Jordan is also well known for its ancient monuments, natural reserves, and seaside resorts. Famed archaeological sites are among the best places to visit in Jordan. Jordan has delighted tourist for centuries for its World Heritage sites.

Here are some of the glimpses of the most spectacular places to visit in Jordan

  1. Petra

Petra is one of the Famous Tourist Destination in Jordan. This archaeological site is absolutely spectacular with the rosy-red Canyon Mountains dates back 300 B.C. It was the Capital of Nabataean Kingdom long Back in History.

While walking through a narrow gauge of a mile, where the tip of the mountain shines amazingly beautiful as the sun kisses in the daylight. The rocks give an opening, revealing the biggest attraction and the most elaborate temple of the Arab Nabatean Kingdom, Curved out of the Sand Stones there are many old monuments that attract tourists too.

Well, Petra is around 260km from the Capital city of Jordan, So travelers need to reserve with any Travel agencies for a Trip to Petra via Bus.

Entry Charge ranges from 50-60 JD depending on the Duration.

Best time to Visit : ( March- June ) or ( Sept – December ) as the temperature is pleasant and warm ranging 18-25º C.

        2. Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum, This timeless place, virtually untouched by Generation of Human Establishment and its destructive forces. Here, it is the weather and winds that have carved the towering skyscrapers, an amazing landscape covered with the thick red sand which shifts with every windy day.

Hikers can enjoy the tranquility of the boundless empty spaces and explore the canyons and water holes to discover 4000-year-old rock drawings and the many other spectacular treasures this vast wilderness holds in store. It is also called as the Mars on the Earth as due to its Unique color upon the Sunset. The view out there is really amazing while seating on the top of the monolithic rockscapes watching out the Sunset.

Wadi Rum is around 320 km from the capital of Jordan, and from Petra it is 110km.

So travelers need to reserve with any Travel agencies for a trip by Bus, well you can book for Petra and Wadi Rum in one Travel Package.

Best time to Visit : ( March- June ) or ( Sept – December ) as the temperature is pleasant and warm ranging 18-25º C.

       3. Amman

Amman is the capital city of Jordan where the old and new merge into a unique blend. Located between the rich Jordan Valley and the desert, it is the most populous area of the kingdom and also one of the most westernized cities of the entire Arab world. Although West Amman has all the city’s upmarket restaurants, hotels, and cafes, you cannot miss the Downtown area which is the real heart of Amman.

It will remind you of a typical Middle-eastern city with noisy traffic and Arabian music in the background. You can get to see the Roman ruins survive till this day including the Roman theater. Apart from these areas, there is the Citadel Hill which has been the focus of human settlement since the Paleolithic age. Unlike the magnificent Umayyad Palace and the Roman Temple of Hercules.

Entry Charges may range between 0-15 JD.

    4. Dead Sea

The world’s most amazing place, the Jordan Rift Valley is a dramatic, beautiful landscape, which at the Dead Sea, is over 400m (1,312 ft.) below sea level.

The lowest point on the face of the earth, this vast stretch of water receives a number of incoming rivers, including the River Jordan. One of the most spectacular natural and spiritual landscapes in the world. The leading attraction at the Dead Sea is the warm and super salty water itself.

You can get the luxuries in the Dead Sea’s rich, black, stimulating mud and floated effortlessly on your backs.  while soaking up the water’s healthy minerals along with the gently diffused rays of the Jordanian sun.

The Dead Sea is around 110 km from Amman.

Spring and Autumn are the Best Time to Visit the Dead Sea.

 

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