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Incredible carvings in to the rocks. Amman is such a lovely place to see and visit, no troubles at... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
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Enjoyable day trip from Amman

From 8th Circle take the road to Wadi Seer and continue, following the brown signs to Qasr al Abd... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Melanie B
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This site I found it by chance, I wad side seeing and found it, its historical place and well preserved

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bin A
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Incredible carvings in to the rocks. Amman is such a lovely place to see and visit, no troubles at all, very safe place and very clean Friendly locals

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CPJ25
Reviewed 6 April 2018

From 8th Circle take the road to Wadi Seer and continue, following the brown signs to Qasr al Abd, the entrance to which is marked with a small roundabout with a power pole on it. On your right after you leave Wadi Seer, you'll come...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 13 November 2017

A big positive surprise and a highlight of our short visit in Amman. A wonderful break from all the ancient ruins. It is a picturesque place, with several art galleries in separate buildings and views on the city. The exhibitions might not be thrilling, but...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Laulau922
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The lions left remaining in the structure are really neat to see, but you cannot actually enter the castle. The story of this building is quite interesting given its age and design, which differs from the Roman and umayyad era structures throughout the remainder of...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 25wanderlings
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This place it is a good distinction for Friday afternoon ( 3 hours trip ) but as most of Jordanian locations , its lack of any services

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Maenaddassi
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The current building standing just outside Amman in Wadi seer is the best example of Hellenistic architecture in Jordan. The interesting fact about it is that it was not built by the Greeks, rather by a Jewish family with ties to Jerusalem nobility. its great...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Bashar T
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

If you are having time in the capital Amman for sure you can go there and make sure to pick up a lovely sunny day to enjoy the nature walking and the old castle , a small castle :) for sure you ll love walking...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank MontherYASEEN
Reviewed 17 November 2016

After a rather long drive through the traffic of Amman my friend and I arrived at this rather deserted but absolutely amazing little archaeological gem. The location is lovely. The details on the walls were exquisite. I thoroughly enjoyed my visit.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Myddle
Reviewed 16 November 2016

A sensational find ! Beautiful, well preserved building in a rustic valley. Some stunning carvings on top and on the sides. Should be on any tourist's list.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Dirk W
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