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Dead Sea

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Address: Jordan
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+962 7 7575 7270

Not only the lowest spot on earth, but also the saltiest and most...

Not only the lowest spot on earth, but also the saltiest and most mineral-laden body of water in the world, the Dead Sea, which joins Israel and Jordan, is legendary as a source of healing, and has become a popular center for health, rehabilitation and beauty treatments.

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USD 143.75*
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Private Departure or Arrival Transfer: Petra Hotels with Dead Sea tour
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USD 70.00*
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Private Tour: Lowest Location on Earth and Baptism Site of Jesus from Amman
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USD 106.25*
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Dead Sea Spa Hotel Half Day Tour from Amman

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Amazing experience

We stayed at the Holiday Inn, which gave us access to the Dead Sea via their "beach". Other than that, it would have cost us almost as much to gain access to the public "beaches... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Amman Governorate, Jordan
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Amman Governorate, Jordan
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93 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the Holiday Inn, which gave us access to the Dead Sea via their "beach". Other than that, it would have cost us almost as much to gain access to the public "beaches" along the coastline. As it was, the first day was quite choppy out on the water due to a reasonably string breeze. The staff wouldn't... More 

Thank R0hanL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An absolute must do! I did this from a private hotel which was nice, it had the mud and everything available down there. Not sure how you can do this if just for the day, but I recommend it.

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LaGrange, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was here in 2004 and later. Actually went for a swim to check off a bucket list item and found it exhilarating. Was then taken by our driver to a hot spring shower to wash all the salt off, and there is a lot of salt. Looks like ice around the shoreline on the rocks.

Thank RLD57
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

The mud bath and the walk on the sea experience is worth the travel. Life time experience and a must visit. World heritage

Thank Sourav S
Belgrade, Serbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Dead sea causes mixed feelings, from enthusiasm to disappointment. Enthusiasm causes Its surface and shores which are 429 meters below sea level and its 34.2% salinity. Disappointment causes its water smell - water is greasy and smells of sulfur. Visited in 2014.

1 Thank IgorVu
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I heard a lot about floating in the Dead Sea, but the reality is so much better. It's unbelievable how much you float in this water! You can even stand inside the water. Don't taste it though, it's terrible! And avoid specially the eye area as it will make your eyes burn like never before. The mud is also a... More 

1 Thank Mariana L
Mermaid Beach, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

You see the photographs of people floating with their hands in the air, but until you do it yourself, you will not understand the feeling. It is a unique, unreal experience. Just as a gimmick, try the mud too. PS don't wash the mud off your face in the Dead See ! Your eyes will burn like crazy.

1 Thank Dirk W
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This should be in everyone's bucket list. Floating in Dead Sea is an awesome experience and one of the top "Things to do in Jordan". Dont forget to apply the rich Dead Sea mud available on the beach. Keep the mud on your skin for 15/20 mins and then soak in the dead sea. You will get baby soft and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

For me and my friends I'm from Amman and when we have holiday one day or two days maximum ( not more)sure we will go to the Dead Sea and u should go to hotels (not public beach it's a big difference and there is nice areas to visit like Dead Sea panorama To see the sunset 🌅 for the... More 

Thank Alaa Z
Durham, nc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

We spent one day near the Dead Sea and thoroughly enjoyed the sunset as we floated in the sea. We started by slathering our bodies with the rich mud, and then rinsed off while soaking in the sea. Be VERY careful not to get the water in your eyes, mouth, or nose - it's beyond salty and will hurt. Our... More 

1 Thank firehouse2Durham_nc

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