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Ahl Al Kahf

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Address: Ahl al-Kahf Street | Abu Alanda, Amman, Jordan
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One Day Islamic Tour From Amman or Dead Sea to the Seven Sleepers
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The Seven Sleepers

This place where the seven sleepers found. The guy who works there explain where the seven sleepers used to sleep and where they used to get the sunlight. Also you will see their... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place where the seven sleepers found. The guy who works there explain where the seven sleepers used to sleep and where they used to get the sunlight. Also you will see their bones. It is very small cave, you can finish it in 5 minutes.

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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This is not well promoted as a touristic place. Located on the outskirts of Amman... Nearby mosque seems to be calm and quiet. Wheelchair access provided to the mosque however wheel chair won't reach the caves. May be they can see the mouth of the cave from wheel chair.. Very brief description provided by a guide inside the mosque in... More 

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Pretoria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

For me this was a very interesting visit especially since the Quran story is brought to life. Pity that some of the inscriptions have been damaged. But the area is well maintained and secured. The new mosque and gardens are very beautiful.

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Detroit, Michigan
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Stopped here on my tour south to Petra. Not crowded and the history behind this spot was fascinating. Stop and visit if time allows.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The place worth to visit, no doubt, a gentleman frequently comes to open the door of the case and deliver a short description about the cave, Cds sold that have information about the place and the history. Modern Masjed around with modern facility

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Remarkable place set on the grounds of a beautiful mosque. There is a guide who gives the background of the seven sleepers which is very informative. Roman and Islamic influences abound.

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Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Depends on your interests and if you are like me into history; this is A MUST SEE place. I must say this place is one of the ... no actually the best place I have been to in Jordan. As a Muslim I read Suret Al Kahf every Friday and it's really a spiritually Amazing to see the place where... More 

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Mays Landing, New Jersey
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

There is so much history in this place that you have to see for yourself. One word of advise, read about the seven sleepers first before going, dress conservative since it's located within the grounds of a masque and ask questions of the guide inside the cave. He will not charge you a single dinar/dollar.

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

The Cave of Sleepers is a must visit place in the outskirts of Amman city. It's a very serine place. Parking place as well as guided tour facilities are available. The small garden around the cave is beautiful and contains some of the most spectacular rose bushes that I saw in the area. The tradition of sleepers (Ashab al Kahf)... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Ahl al Kahf is a beautiful place to visit, especially due to its religious significance of being the cave of the seven sleepers as mentioned in the Quran. To be in the same cave and surroundings is a truly magical and spiritual experience. Although it had been raining we were given entry and able to access the cave with a... More 

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