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Address: Swifiah, Amman, Jordan
Phone Number: +962 7 7759 7093
Description: This archaeological landmark features remnants from several different...
This archaeological landmark features remnants from several different cultures.
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Nice view to Amann

Fantastic panoramic view over the city of Amman. The museum inside the citadel is small but very interesting.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Fantastic panoramic view over the city of Amman. The museum inside the citadel is small but very interesting.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

I'll start by saying that if you try to buy your 2JD ticket with a 20JD note, next thing you know he will try to trick you into thinking you gave him 10 cause they bills have the same colour, did it to us...and to every other tourist we have seen arguing with them...a taxi driver trick but on a... More 

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dubai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

You will see a lot of history it was very impressing. We walked for 2 hours approximately... And we took lots of pictures

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Moscow, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

near the city center exellent view not enough antiquities expensive price bitifully in the evening on sunset

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Wanna see Amman? The go to the Citadel, from the top you can see the Roman theatre, the Raghadan palace, the hashemite square and Ammans 7 mountains, its so weird the stillness of the Citadle, you can hear the wind yet you do not hear the noise of such noisy city!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Its just few km from the city centre but its rich of cultural importance. It tells you the whole story about Amman. Well served place,fresh breezy air makes it fantastic even in a hot summery day of June. Read more about it before to enrich your expierance.but still tourist guides are still available.

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Amman, Jordan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

nice place could go there for cheap /its located almost downtown , worth to see if you are at Amman - 1-2 hrs trip is enough - then could go to downtown and see some roman heritage , its on the top of the hill so you could see the old amman from the top with all 7 surrounding mountains... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

This sight has alot of interesting parts to it. The signs at the entrance that dscribe it's and Jordan's history are a good read. The view of the city is excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The arid dry climate in Jordan is very good for preserving historic sites. The Citadel is located on a high point in Amman and provides views in every direction. The buildings and artifacts are well preserved and it is definitely worth a visit while in Jordan.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

If you enjoy looking at history, this place is well worth a visit. We went early in the morning to miss the crowds and it was cooler.

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Address: Swifiah, Amman, Jordan
Phone Number: +962 7 7759 7093
Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Amman Governorate  >  Amman

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