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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
  • 2 locals recommend
Administrative Area Level 1
“This is a must see old ROMAN city if you have not seen it. Try your best this visit, unforgettable experience!”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Point of Interest
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Locality
“Jerash is a city in Jordan, north of the capital Amman. Inhabited since the Bronze Age, it’s known for the ruins of the walled Greco-Roman settlement of Gerasa just outside the modern city. These include the 2nd-century Hadrian’s Arch, the Corinthian columns of the Temple of Artemis and the huge Forum’s oval colonnade. The Jerash Archaeological Museum displays artifacts excavated from the site.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“An amazing place to relax. The smell of fresh air, surrounded by olive trees”
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
“Surrounded by amazing 360 degree views of the forest covered mountains and with greenery everywhere. Our restaurants offer a variety of hearty Arabic and international dishes. We use organic produce whenever possible. Many of the ingredients are grown on the premises, and only the freshest ingredients are used in the preparation of food, guaranteeing a healthy meal for kids and adults alike.”
  • 1 local recommends
Corner Shop
“Ajloun Governorate (alternative spelling Ajlun Governorate) (Arabic: محافظة عجلون‎‎) is one of the governorates of Jordan, located north of Amman the capital of Jordan. Ajloun Governorate has the fourth highest population density in Jordan (after Irbid, Jerash, and Balqa Governorates) with a population density of 350.1 people/km² (2012 estimate). It is bordered by Jerash Governorate from the south east and Irbid Governorate from the north and west. Article 14 of the Administrative Divisions System of the Ministry of Interior divides Ajloun Governorate into two departments. 1. Capital Department: includes 50 towns and villages, with its administrative center in Ajloun. 2. Kofranjah Departmen”
  • 2 locals recommend
Parking
“Ajloun Castle, also known as Rabad Castle, is a 12th-century Muslim castle situated in northwestern Jordan. It is placed on a hilltop belonging to the Jabal Ajlun district, also known as Jabal 'Auf after a Bedouin tribe which had captured the area in the 12th century”
  • 1 local recommends
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Lodging
“Surrounded by amazing 360 degree views of the forest covered mountains and with greenery everywhere. Our restaurants offer a variety of hearty Arabic and international dishes. We use organic produce whenever possible. Many of the ingredients are grown on the premises, and only the freshest ingredients are used in the preparation of food, guaranteeing a healthy meal for kids and adults alike.”
  • 1 local recommends

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