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Reviewed 3 days ago

We love Jordan and its people, but Aqaba is not our favorite place, after visiting so many exciting places in this country. We went there, because it is on the Red Sea and we hadn't been there before, however for a cool time go over...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you have the time pay a visit to the Aqaba castle, but really it isnt worth the time. Not anything special

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ορφέας Λ
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

The Aqaba Castle (Fort) is closed and surrounded by rubbish. It face on to the tallest flagpoles in the world and THE tallest flagpole without a flag in the world. Don't waste your time visiting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Miotoni
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Aqaba qastel now under maintenance to 2 years will open after 2-years and alhusien museums closed for ever

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed August 31, 2018

When we visited, it was closed. We could not see inside. However, it looks good from outside. The surrounding area is good. This site is with historic value. One who can olden architecture.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shree K
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Disapointed the fort is closed and the surrounding area spoilt by litter, builders rubbish and more litter. I asked a guy from the near by office and he told me the fort is being renovated and will be nice when I visit mext time. Yeh,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Nice castle , it shows the history of The Great Arab revolution against the Utumines between 1915 to 1920

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mohammad B
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

We parked at the bottom of the hill right near the castle. We were very interested in visiting because of the colorful history. It was closed when we visited on a sat. We were able to get pictures from the outside. You can see date...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank archlav
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

This castle is straight out of Lawrence of Arabia. It has obvious damage over the years. Nearby you can swim in the red sea or shop in the markets. Unfortunately we arrived during Ramadan and everything was closed except a small convenience store which we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank syntax73
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

The information of the closed property is not available online. The entire area is closed for restoration and renovation. It is relatively new fortress and looks cool from outside. The museum is also closed for renovation. Local people doesn’t give any information about it.

Date of experience: March 2018
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