Ancient City of Jerash

Ancient City of Jerash

The ancient city of Jerash was restored from beneath the sands and is considered to be one of the best preserved Roman cities in the world. 

Ancient City of Jerash

Once one of the ten great Roman cities, this ancient city has been beautifully restored from beneath the sands, making it one of the best-preserved Roman cities in the world. Walking through the ancient ruins of Jerash is like stepping back in time!

When you visit Jerash, you'll have the opportunity to explore the fascinating remnants of this great city. Guided tours are available to enhance your experience and provide insightful information about the historical significance of each site.

There are so many incredible things to see in Jerash! Make sure to check out the Hippodrome, where thrilling chariot races once took place. The Oval Forum, bordered by tens of beautiful ionic columns, is another must-see spot that will transport you to the grandeur of ancient times. Don't miss Hadrian's Gate, a magnificent entrance that showcases the architectural prowess of the Romans.

If you're interested in ancient artifacts, the Jerash Archaeological Museum is a must-visit. Here, you'll find a captivating collection of statues and sarcophagi that offer a glimpse into the lives of the people who once called Jerash home.

If you happen to visit in July, you're in for a treat! The Jerash Festival takes place annually during this time, transforming the city into one of the world's most spectacular cultural events. It's an incredible opportunity to witness traditional music, dance, and theatrical performances against the backdrop of this ancient city.

Get ready to embark on a journey through time as you explore the captivating ancient ruins of Jerash. It's an experience you won't want to miss! 

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