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lovely unpretentious place for an easy afternoon with kids in the countryside

We love coming to this area from Amman on weekends... it is a very laid back location, and this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nandini76
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Amman, Jordan
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Site all of green , trees ...there is river...you can go with your family , friends, couple,but not... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
يوسف أ
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“lovely unpretentious place for an easy afternoon with kids in the countryside”
24 Sep 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love coming to this area from Amman on weekends... it is a very laid back location, and this kids love climbing around the caves, just shortly before the location. The women cooperative opposite the caves is definitely worth a visit. They do beautiful pottery,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Needs a lot of work, nice drive but disappointing when you arrive no information placards for visitors to read

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AbuHytham
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Much smaller than I anticipated. Worth a short drive out of Amman if you are living there, but not worth it for tourists. There is too much else to see in Jordan! Some nice carvings of lions and the women's pottery collective nearby is worth...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank valzebub
Reviewed 1 April 2018

About 30 minutes drive from the city. Very nice. 1JD entrance fee. The drive to this site is great. Needs about 30 minutes to see it all.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Rehool A
Reviewed 9 March 2018

This is a great place to visit if you have couple of hours in the morning or afternoon in Amman. It is about 15km from the 8th circle. And it really has a fascinating history. The are has been developed to support the local community,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Site all of green , trees ...there is river...you can go with your family , friends, couple,but not alone... You can take your food and eat there. You need comfortable shoes.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank يوسف أ
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is about a 40 minute drive from Amman, it's a small castle and there are no guides or any information about the site. Not worth a special visit as there isn't much to see, especially after a long drive. Also, there is no entry...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank U5M4N1
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This Attraction contains a Palace which was built in the second century A.D. with amazing and fabulous decoration.

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank OMAR906
Reviewed 23 May 2017

nothing too special here, an old remains of a fort or a castle not sure, in an open space. no entry fee or anything, surrounded by great scenery in the spring and the drive there is interesting, you can see streams on the way. if...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Reem N
Reviewed 22 April 2017

It took us some efforts to reach this place. Hidden away in a valley outside Amman, you have to rely on GPS, as there is no signs to rely on. The site itself is an interesting piece of history, so worth seeing.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank jafarelli
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opening time from 8 till 5 no restaurants at the place but its about 20 min drive from Amman or 30 min to dead sea where is a lot of restaurants.
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