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Amman, Jordan
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You should visit this place to see what the ancestor did , a great ancient construction will surprised you , some are destroyed by time but still amazing anyway

Thank Aueng C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Must visit if u are in Amman . Lots of walking and strollers are a no. Great historical site and amazing views overlooking the old city

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great views of Amman, Jordan from The Citadel. Relatively cheap. Fascinating history and relatively well taken care of. Good washrooms.

Thank one3Sport
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So beautiful. Its an incredibile place. At the sunset is Magic. You can Aldo see the whole city. Reccomended.

Thank marco d
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved exploring this extensive site with so much to see, best appreciated with good guide or guidebook or both. And there are fantastic views of Amman. The museum, although small, is excellent, with extremely good and descriptive English explanations to just about all the...More

Thank EleanorStoneham
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit it when you are in Amman, it´s a great place and free when you have the Jordan pass. The view over Amman is amazing!!

Thank Seyamaila P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Amman Citadel is a national historic site known as Jabal al-Qal'a It's considered one to oldest continuously inhabited places. Most of the ruins are from the Roman and Byzantine periods. I wish we visited Citadel before Jerash because it wouldn't be any comparation. But unfortunately...More

Thank Mirna P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The historical significance of this was obscure because there was no signage. We had a guide but he didn't really explain details.

Thank oreojkm
Reviewed 1 week ago

i is worth the detour if you are not under time pressure, stunning views over Amman, museum is a bit poor and (very) dated

Thank Boeykens
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ruins are preserved alright - the real highlight here is the views of the city from such a great setting. Worth the stop if passing through Amman.

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I didn’t feel comfortable using local taxi. A private driver is the way to go. He will be available for you to schedule the whole time of your visit to Amman. Clean car and no fuss to request any of the historical sites as... More
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