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  1. Jordan
  2. Amman
  3. Amman Citadel

Amman: Day or Night Private Sightseeing Tour

Product ID: 211053
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Enjoy a scenic 2-hour tour of downtown Amman in a private vehicle. Discover a city enriched with the glamour of the past and present, as you pass by lively souks, churches, and mosques. See Roman, Byzantine, and Islamic-era ruins at the Citadel viewpoint.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation

Pickup included

Your hotel in Amman, or the airport upon request
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the sights of downtown Amman in a private vehicle
  • Shop till you drop at the luxury malls, spice markets, and lively souks
  • Admire the stunning architecture of the city's mosques and churches
  • Stroll through the colorful arts neighborhood of Jabal Al - Webdeih
  • Marvel at the breathtaking views of the old city from the Citadel
Full description
Start the tour driving through Jabal Al - Hussein for a breathtaking view of old Amman from the Citadel. Gaze in awe at the Roman Amphitheater, carved into a hillside in the 2nd-century BC. Pass King Hussein’s Palace, where the late, revered king is laid to rest. Proceed to the downtown area and take some free time to wander through the old gold and spice markets. The tour will continue to the city’s various mosques including King Abdullah Mosque and churches such as Coptic Orthodox Church. 

Continue the tour with a stroll through the historical area of Jabal Al – Webdeih, famous for its different art galleries. Then, wander down Rainbow Street in Jabal Amman Quarter, the cradle of many of Amman’s landmarks including headquarters of the Jordan River Foundation, and the residence of King Talal. 

After discovering Amman’s colorful arts and shopping hot spot, head over to the modern part of town. Delve into the upscale neighborhoods of Abdoun and Swefieh, where luxury shopping malls and swanky private villas line the streets. Alternatively, ask to be dropped off at one of the malls like Galleria and Taj Mall or at Abdali Boulevard, a stylish new enclave of designer shops regarded as Amman’s up-and-coming downtown area.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Private transfers by air-conditioned leisure vehicle according to the number of participants
  • English-speaking driver
  • Viewpoint stop at the Citadel
What’s Not Included
  • All meals (unless option with lunch is selected, vegetarian meal available by request)
  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• For clients holding Jordan Pass, the corresponding entrance fees will be returned directly in destinations
• Pick-up and drop-off from Amman Queen Alia International Airport available by request for a layover day tour
• Local SIM cards and Wi-Fi are available upon request and can be subject to a small additional charge of approximately $20 USD (prices subject to change by the communication company)
• Please note that most local tourist restaurants in Jordan are non-alcoholic
• Tour activity is provided in English, other languages including Spanish and French are available by request
Customer reviews
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Organized by

Zaid Tours and Travel

Product ID: 211053