Archaeological Site of Jerash

Local nameArchaeological Site of Jerash
LocationJerash, Jordan

Jerash is the capital and the largest city of Jerash Governorate, Jordan, with a population of 50,745 as of 2015. It is located 48 kilometres north of the capital of Jordan, Amman.

The history of the city is a blend of the Greco-Roman world of the Mediterranean Basin and the ancient traditions of the Arab Orient. The name of the city reflects this interaction. The earliest Arab/Semitic inhabitants, who lived in the area during the pre-classical period of the 1st millennium BCE, named their village Garshu.

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Address (Unnamed Road), Jarash, Jordan

Coordinates 32°16'58.332" N 35°53'30.073" E

Tours and activities: Archaeological Site of Jerash

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from 380 USD

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from 94 USD

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