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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife & I are both 69 and we spent an amazing three hours at the Roman ruins at Jerash. Our guide Kamal was amazing. His pace was considerate of our age and his contacts with the local people was so helpful. Reach him at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank toothpick2014
Reviewed 4 days ago

Knew nothing about Jerash before visiting, but very glad that we came. Wasn't expecting much, especially since the site is surrounded by the current city. The Hadrian Arch & Hippodrome are interesting by themselves, but that's even before the site actually begins. The entire site...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ancient ruins at Jerash are definitely worth a visit of 2 to 3 hours. The site has a real feel of what it once looked like in the past. The 2 museums should not be missed. You'll need to walk but it's not strenuous....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rod H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This site is about 40 mins north of Amman by car (and well signposted) Its one of the most important Roman sites outside of Rome. It’s huge and quite something to see. Entrance fee is 10JD and you need at least 2 hours to do...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank SteveJ420
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must visit in Jordan. We started in the morning at 9 am with our driver from Amman Pasha Hotel ( highly recommend their tour advisor Marwan). First went to Ajloun and then to Jerash. What an experience. Very well preserved ruins. We can see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 141sg
Reviewed 1 week ago

A complete surprise for all of us. We were completely astonished for the place and the ruins. None of us could have never imagined what you can discover in this magical place. Amazing temples, a magnificent hippodrome and an astonishing "foro" square. Please allow 2-3...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Toni3452
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big area with ancient Greek and Roman monuments!Although the entrance is expensive!10jd.Also they should take care the place better!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NIKOSGD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I spent a few hours at this incredible site. So many structures to see ... Hadrian’s Arch , the Forum , Cardo Maximus , temple of Artemis, Hippodrome etc. I was in awe. You will take many photos and will most likely be overwhelmed at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 614catm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like most places in Jordan - this site did not disappoint. We used the Jordan Pass for entry and spent about 1.5 hours walking round. We drove ourselves there so didn't have any form of guide however there are explanations of everything in english as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MFRG2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

an amazingly preserved "decapolis" city. a great theater , an amazing square and cardo. all realy preserved, dont miss all that when in jordan

Date of experience: December 2018
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JNFII
27 June 2018|
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Response from RoshanGV | Reviewed this property |
I cant remember if parking was free or paid simply because we had booked our tour in advance inclusive of entrance fees etc. The parking is right by the visitor center entrance to the site but you still need to walk a bit... More
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Hafizatul H
3 May 2018|
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Response from Lynn W | Reviewed this property |
The Roman Amphitheatre is part of the Jerash Ruins complex, so you will see it when you visit the site. The amphitheatre is really amazing, and well preserved, as are many other parts of the site.
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Jessica H
12 January 2018|
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Response from leonardo_1964 | Reviewed this property |
I would advice Jerash which is much more beautiful and big than Kerak. I think it is nearer as well.
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