Appart from the historic and artistic interest of the site, it is a great way to have a feeling of Amman, as it gives a 360 view of the city.
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We have went to visit the Amman Citadel early morning around 10 AM, early morning is the best time to visit. If possible come earlier, the place open around 9. The entry ticket for Jordanians and Arab Nationals (Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE, Egypt, Bahrain, Kuwait)...More
The Citadel is a wonderful old ruin very well preserved on a hill in Amman with amazing views all around. Very big in size and some great ancient structures this really needs to be seen and enjoyed.
While I would recommend a visit to this iconic site, I would also recommend that the some effort be made to improve the paths and facilities such as toilets.
The Citadel is a fairly manageable site to do on your own without a guide. You could easily cover the site in under an hour. The site provides some great views of Amman from atop the hill that you really don't get anywhere else in...More
I’d give it a 3.5 rather than a 4 - but I can’t do halves!! Really beautiful, the views are brilliant and the actual ruins themselves are litter free and well kept - it’s surreal during the call to prayer when it echoes through the...More
We got conned by a guide to payout more than a visit to any other site. If you see him, elderly man with green eyes and white hair - wears smart western clothing - walk away from him you do not need a guide. Still...More
It was a nice place to visit I would go again. Remember to bring your walking shoes because there is plenty of walking. The weather is chilly so bring a light jacket.