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Jerash Ruins

Jerash, Jordan
+962 6 551 3832
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“roman city” (129 reviews)
“day trip” (51 reviews)
“hadrian's gate” (24 reviews)
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Jerash, Jordan
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Amidst a bustling city of Jerash stands Hadrian's Arch, proud and unrelenting to the ravages of time. It transcends all that is modern, unapologetic and stoic reminder of days when the Arch once welcomed the Emperor of Rome. Surrounded by Corinthian columns on all sides,...More

Thank ShuttreBug
Reviewed 5 days ago

About 1 hr drive from Amman Downtown this place is truly amazing.You will feel like walking in history. Don't miss a chance to witness this history. The history of the city is a blend of the Greco-Roman world of the Mediterranean basin and the ancient...More

Thank Sounak P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Jerash is indeed an amazing Roman settlement site in Jordan; as good as if not better than the sites in Italy. You would need around 3 hours to see it entirely and the highlights include several museums, 2 theatres, several colonnaded streets, several plazas and...More

Thank CorporateProphet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

About 1 h north of Amman lays the ancient city of Gerasa ( Jerash) . Its ruins are so well preserved that is is even possible to walk into old temples or buildings . Plan about 2-3 h to make the best ofbit. There is...More

1  Thank JFriedrichs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Coming back, after an 8 day road trip to Jordan, Jerash is one of the places that we won't forget! It's not everyday that you get to walk the ruins of a whole city! Being Greek, with an abundance of ancient ruins and artifacts back...More

1  Thank ManosThaGreek
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a trip out to Jerash using Amman as my starting point. The first thing about Jerash is that in order to enter the site you must first go through a mini bazaar full of shops and vendors trying to sell their trinkets and...More

Thank Meowy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good place to see the greek/ roman ruins, you can find lots of souvenirs to buy there (tip: bargain before buying)

Thank Rajai B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jerash is fantastic place to visit. The ruins are stunning and the extensive. We could have spent all day here - but the 2 hours we spent were enough to cover the main parts. Our guide, Nader, was first class and probably one of the...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the site in Jerash on a Saturday with a colleague, we came up by car from Amman and to say it was worth the 45 minutes drive and JD 10 entrance fee is what you call an understatement! Within a very large site, but...More

Thank 744olep
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Jerash as the last stage of an amazing day starting at Madaba then Mt Nebo. Ancient ruins of Jordan beggars belief they are so beautiful. Excellent site with fabulous Roman ruins. Have not yet been to Pompeii but I hear tell these are a...More

Thank Imelda D
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Tigre0313
22 July 2017|
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Response from rdragon78 | Reviewed this property |
Unless you're in love with hot, sticky, and almost unbreathable air, I'd avoid the whole of Jordan, especially Petra and Wadi Rum during the summer months. I went in April and it was around 100-105 deg F (38-40 C). And don't... More
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Geoff F
17 February 2017|
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Response from Myclare | Reviewed this property |
Hi there is nowhere to leave your luggage. Perhaps book into a cheap hotel and leave it there - the carpark was full but not attended by security.
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Ragnar0309
29 January 2017|
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Response from HichamGM | Reviewed this property |
we did not see any thing like that furing our trip but there were bedouin traditionnal music players playing pipes and shouting very old arabic songs. but Lebanese restaurant next to it was great!
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