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Ajloun Fort

Ajloun National Park, Jerash 26173, Jordan
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“jordan valley” (10 reviews)
“small museum” (11 reviews)
“olive groves” (7 reviews)
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Ajloun National Park, Jerash 26173, Jordan
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"jordan valley"
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"small museum"
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"olive groves"
in 7 reviews
"castle built"
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"panoramic view"
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"west bank"
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"great castle"
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"buy tickets"
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"trade routes"
in 5 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 3 reviews
"information boards"
in 6 reviews
"dead sea"
in 8 reviews
"an amazing place"
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"on site"
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"visiting jerash"
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"few hours"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This castle has a remarkable history and provided the visibility is good, gives an outstanding views. When we were there it was rather overrun with schoolchildren. Despite that there is much to see, including a small museum containing beautiful ancient artifacts.

Thank Tony M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To me it is better than the castle in Karak. Smaller, but much more interesting. Maybe the quantity of explainations helped to appreciate

Thank Thomas K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This castle has amazing views of the countryside. Although it has been knocked about in it's time, by invaders and by earthquakes, it retains interesting features. worth the short walk up from the visitors centre

Thank Judith S
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The Ajloun fort was strategically positioned on the top of a hill where you could see the enemies approaching from several 100 kilometers away. A lot of restoration work has been done in the past 8 years to give the visitors a better look of...More

Thank Rizwan S
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We went early morning before crowds. Only one energetic school group of boys with teacher having a hard time controlling them. But courteous. Beautiful places to visit. Enjoyed it tremendously. A beautiful well taken care of place.

Thank Dana C
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Excellent People but gets Heavily Crowded. Try to get there early if possible to avoid crowds. Nice place and medieval castle kept intact.

Thank vikadakavi
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

This castle is bigger than expected from the outside. It's wel preserved and restored while the views from the top and the courtyard of the surrounding hills is very nice. Well worth a stop.

Thank Ldhooge
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

The fort is about a half hour away from Jerash and be prepared for a steep climb up the hill to get to it and then approximately 150 steps to get to the top. The fort was built using the cut stone from Jerash...which is...More

1  Thank Ramadama
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Amazing fort that turned out to be much bigger than we thought at the beginning. It is a impressive place worth visiting.

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Be warned, it is tough walking to get to this fort. The hill is steep, vehicles can only get so close to the top, and once you arrive at the fort, it requires even more climbing of steps to see any of the inside. On...More

1  Thank J G
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