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Address: Rainbow Street, First Circle, Amman, Jordan
Phone Number: +962 6 461 1014
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Private Half-Day Walking Tour of Amman
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Very nice summer souk

A great way to spend a Friday afternoon (they only open on Fridays and in the summer), you can find lots of old and new things in this souk (bazar style). For sure worth a visit.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 12, 2016
kmiqdadi
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Amman, Jordan
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Amman, Jordan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

A great way to spend a Friday afternoon (they only open on Fridays and in the summer), you can find lots of old and new things in this souk (bazar style). For sure worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Full of trinkets and bits and bobs, it is fun spending a nice relaxing evening here, and the location of it makes it even better. Though every year it is the same sellers, it is still an enjoyable time.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

From March till September every other Friday, this is a nice market to lay your hands on some local handicraft, they make perfect gifts for your friends and family!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

It is small market.... All the products are handmade, they sell books also and have fantastic smoothie Some of the products for Jordan culture They open only in summer

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Amman, Jordan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

As a local I personally don't find the joy of going to Souk Jara although it is a great location for the tourists as they get to mix with locals and see many handmade crafts which can be bought as souvenirs. There are a few food outlets as well if you are hungry or need a snack. If you get... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Some few items are nice and reasonably priced. Most are over priced and you can find in local market for fraction of the price.

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Thank Mohannad L
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

This is a simple and straight place to go. Displays are original handy crafts done by artisans who are proud to show their work. A good walk around worth the time try to be there early so you find a place to park. Time well spent Highly recommended over the weekend. Great fun with nice art work on display.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

One of the free things to do . If you want to feel the local flavour then a must visit . This flee market happens every Friday till 10 in the evening . I definitely enjoyed this

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Dhahran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

I do not like shopping, but i loved this bazar and enjoyed every moment. I was sad because it only set up in Fridays so I could not go again. I found many young guys and girls selling handmade products. Many of them also were supporting the poor people or selling products made by women from Gaza. It was a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

It's amazing bazaar to see hand craft and painter and local food,located in rainbow street,every Friday from 7 pm to 9:30 pm.

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