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Roman Amphitheater

3,157 Reviews

Roman Amphitheater

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Full-Day Tour: Umm Qais, Jerash, and Ajloun from Amman
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Full-Day Tour: Umm Qais, Jerash, and Ajloun from Amman
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Explore northern Jordan’s historical highlights on this private, full-day Jerash, Ajloun, and Umm Qais tour from Amman. Discover the Greco-Roman ruins at Jerash, seeing its Oval Colonnade, temples, and more; and delve into 12th-century Ajloun Castle, built by Saladin’s forces. Finally, explore the remains of Umm Qais, another Greco-Roman city. Your tour includes private round-trip transportation and Amman hotel pickup and drop-off. Admission fees and local guides at the sites at your own expense.
$94.00 per adult
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Jim P wrote a review Jun 2020
Toronto, Canada1,205 contributions86 helpful votes
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This place can be seen from many places around the city, especially from the Citadel. The place is well preserved. It is very amazing that the Roman can built this almost 2 thousands years ago. They do a great job to compliment this with a hugh courtyard and two cultural
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Date of experience: February 2020
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taqqie wrote a review Jun 2020
Utrecht, The Netherlands2,980 contributions151 helpful votes
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One of the most improtant historical sites in the city, so I guess it's a must-go. Impressive due to its age, but otherwise not that exciting. Can become very hot, sp best to visit early. There's a nice little museum on-site
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Gavin S wrote a review May 2020
London, United Kingdom113 contributions20 helpful votes
Entrance available on the Jordan Pass which is handy. Is an impressive structure still in use today and a highlight of sightseeing in the city. The steps are steep and is rather high up there once you get there, worth the effort but avoid if uneasy on your feet or done like
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Rob wrote a review Apr 2020
London, United Kingdom3 contributions
With not many attractions around Amman, definitely a must see. Very nice to walk down the Citadel. I'd say you get better photos of the Amphitheater from the Citadel before 3pm.. otherwise you won't get the sun.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Linda Y wrote a review Mar 2020
Frisco, Texas3,612 contributions588 helpful votes
You can’t miss this 5000-seat theater carved into the side of a hill in downtown Amman, not far from the Citadel. The restored structure dates to the reign of the Roman Emperor Anteniousonius Pius (138-161 CE) and is still used for events today due to its amazing acoustics. Look
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Date of experience: January 2020
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