Top 3 Tourist Destinations to Visit in Amman, Jordan

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The capital of Jordan surprisingly isn’t one of the country’s top attractions, but it still has a lot to offer to the tourists who are on their way to visit Petra or the Dead Sea.

Amman Citadel

This famous archaeological site is one of the cities signature landmarks. It will leave you in awe with its rich history and several imposing structures, including the Temple of Hercules, a Byzantine church, and the Umayyad Palace.

Roman Theater

One of the most popular landmarks in the Jordanian capital dates back to the Roman period, and it now serves as a home to many cultural events, including the Amman International Book Fair and the Al-Balad Music Festival.

Mount Nebo

If you’re in the mood for a short road trip, take a look at the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea and the hills of Jerusalem from Mount Nebo. According to the Hebrew Bible, this was the place where Moses took a look at the Promised Land for the first time.