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Qasr al-Kharrana

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Qasr al-Kharrana

314 Reviews
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3-Day Private Tour from Amman: Petra, Wadi Rum, Dana, Aqaba, and Dead Sea
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3-Day Private Tour from Amman: Petra, Wadi Rum, Dana, Aqaba, and Dead Sea

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Experience the essential Jordan—float in the Dead Sea, tour the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Petra, and camp with the Bedouin in the Wadi Rum desert—on this 3-day private adventure. Skip the itinerary planning hassles and the self-drive challenges, and relax as your personal chauffeur takes the wheel. Your tour includes two nights’ accommodation with breakfast and one dinner: Entrance fees are at your own expense.
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AparnaK wrote a review Apr 2020
Frisco, Texas392 contributions39 helpful votes
This was one of the first desert castles we visited . Considering that it is pretty out there they had quiet a few markings and boards explaining about the place . It was quiet and peaceful to visit . Although not too many details on the walls and everything considering when it
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Date of experience: March 2020
sllim2015 wrote a review Feb 2020
Singapore, Singapore342 contributions106 helpful votes
Qasr-al-Kharrnah was an impressive structure to visit. The castle towers above the desert and is one of the best preserved desert castles, representing an example of early Islamic art and architecture. Best for photography.
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Date of experience: February 2020
Vandy10 wrote a review Jan 2020
Bangalore, India170 contributions102 helpful votes
The first desert castle we visited. It apparently was never a castle but served as an inn for travelers. A commanding structure from the outside but the inside is in a dilapidated condition. Still it is worth stopping here to explore, since it’s in the desert castle loop. We
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Date of experience: February 2019
SLWS5775 wrote a review Jan 2020
Jerusalem, Israel153 contributions45 helpful votes
This castle does not disappoint and it was a true shelter from a severe dust and wind storm. It is an Umayyad castle from the 8th century and once inside has been somewhat renovated. The owner of the land on which it stands is in the Bedouin tent next door. Very hospitable and
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Date of experience: December 2019
JBG1 wrote a review Nov 2019
Leicester, United Kingdom667 contributions389 helpful votes
We completed the dessert castle tour from Amman visiting three castles during the day. Quite a long drive and not quite sure whether it was actually worth it but it was part of our Jordan tour so did it anyway. Well kept and preserved and of course interesting but you can take
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Date of experience: October 2019
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