1. Jordan
  2. Amman
  3. Roman Theatre, Amman

Amman: Private Half-Day Tour to Jerash

Product ID: 210489
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Discover ancient civilizations from the Roman Empire and beyond on this private tour to Jerash from Amman. Follow your private guide through the streets of Jerash, widely considered one of the best-preserved of all the world’s ancient Roman cities.
About this activity
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Duration: 5 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Your hotel in Amman.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover settlements dating from the Bronze and Iron Age, and gaze back over 2,500 years of human occupation
  • Explore the ancient remains of the Roman Empire
  • Learn about the history of the land and the people who inhabited it from your experienced guide
  • Retrace the steps of history
Full description
Start your tour with pickup from your central Amman hotel, then travel to Jerash in a private air-conditioned vehicle. With your experienced guide, wander among the ancient temples, theaters, plazas, paths and streets enclosed within the remaining city walls. Discover the remains of settlements dating back to the Bronze Age, Iron Age, Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, Umayyad, and Abbasid periods.

Learn about the history of the land and the people who inhabited it for more than 2,500 years as you explore the Roman Decapolis City that has been left behind. This ancient city was once one of the most prosperous in the Roman Empire, and was covered by sand for centuries until its remains were discovered in 1806.

Journey through the ancient city gate and walk around the well-preserved ruins as your guide tells you the marvellous tales of the city. Snap a photo of the wonders of the ruins, including the stunning Oval Plaza, and the intriguing egg-shaped public square framed by standing columns, before heading back to your hotel in Amman.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private transfer by air-conditioned vehicle according number of participants
  • English-speaking driver
  • Entrance fees to Jerash Roman Ruins
  • Local english-speaking guide for the classic visit of Jerash
What’s Not Included
  • Meals, unless option with lunch selected (vegetarian option available on request)
  • Beverages
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• For clients holding a Jordan Pass, the corresponding entrance fees will be returned
• Pickup and drop-off from Amman Queen Alia International Airport available on request
• Local SIM cards and Wi-Fi are available upon request and can be subject to a small additional charge (approximately $20, subject to change by the communication company)
• For tours with lunch, please note that most restaurants in Jordan do not serve alcohol
• This tour is operated in English. Tours in Spanish and French are available on request
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Zaid Tours and Travel

Product ID: 210489