Have a fantastic Private Day Tour to Jerash, Ajloun and Umm Qais from Amman. Experience the wonders of the world with the best and great deals on things to do near and far in Jordan in 8 hours only. Book now! Luxor and Aswan Travel offer unique activities that allow you to explore Amman and Jordan your way. Whether you love nature, culture, food, or a bit of adventure, we have the perfect activity for you. Visit the ruins of Jerash, a well-built Roman city, and then move on to Ajloun, the citadel built by Saladin to defend this holy land, and finally see Umm Qais, the city founded by Alexander the Great.
- 8 Hours
- Tour type
- Pickup Location
- Your Hotel in Amman
- Physical rating
- Tour Location
- Jerash, Ajloun and Umm Qais
Why you'll love this trip
The North tour of Jordan is a step back into time. Your private car and driver will meet you at the hotel lobby or other mutual agreed location at 8am to start your day to the rich terrain of Jordan. It is a full day tour so be sure to have your walking shoes and camera ready.
Explore northern Jordan’s historical highlights on this private, full-day Jerash, Ajloun, and Umm Qais tour from Amman.
Discover the Greco-Roman ruins at Jerash, seeing its Oval Colonnade, temples, and more; and delve into 12th-century Ajloun Castle, built by Saladin’s forces. Finally, explore the remains of Umm Qais, another Greco-Roman city.
Full-day private tour of Jerash, Ajloun Castle, and Umm Qais from Amman
See classical Jerash, once a major Greek and Roman city
Admire the well-preserved Hadrian’s Arch, Colonnaded Street, Oval Colonnade and more.
Explore 12th-century Ajloun Castle, built by Saladin’s forces against the Crusaders
Visit Greco-Roman Umm Qais, seeing its theaters, plazas, and mausoleum.
The Ancient City of Jerash
Nymphaeum Temple of jerash
Enjoy this Amman Tour to Jerash, Ajloun and Umm Qais. Your Driver will be waiting at your hotel to begin your day trip. The drive to Jerash takes about 30 minutes, situated in the foothills of the mountain of Gilead, the ancient city is reminiscent of the Roman Empire. Being one of the largest and well-preserved sites of Roman Architecture outside of Italy its grandeur can be seen in the colonnaded streets, the Nymphaeum and the Temple of Artemis.
You’re then transferred through a scenic vista of pine trees and olive groves, arriving at the Castle of Ajloun. Resting atop mount Ajloun the beautiful marvel of Islamic architecture was built during the 12th century by Salah El-din. Then to Umm Qais, which belonged to the famous Decapolis, a union of 10 cities, founded by Alexander the Great. Here you have an overwhelming view of the north Jordan Valley, the Golan Heights and the Sea of Galilee. Back to Amman hotel. Duration is about 08 hrs
- Pick up services from your hotel in Amman and return
- All transfers by a private a/c vehicle.
- English speaking driver during the tours
- Local English speaking spot guide in Jerash for an hour
- Entrance fees to the above-mentioned sites.
- All service charges and taxes
- Any extras not mentioned above
Tour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in Euro or British pound. The prices quoted per person per trip and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Once your tour is confirmed we guarantee the price will not be changed. Prices are valid until September 30th, 2021.
- Infants up to 5.99 years old are free of charge for the tour package sharing parent’s accommodations.
- Children 6 to 11.99 years old sharing parents accommodations with an extra bed is half the price of an adult rate.
- Children 12 years old and above are considered adults, full rates apply.
- If your sightseeing tours include domestic flights or/and ferry boat ticket, an extra supplement for your child may apply.
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