Amman as per archaeological survey is one of the oldest cities and has evidence that proves human settlement as of 13th century BC. Explore the ancient ruins, Roman Amphitheatre, art galleries, Jordan Museum on foot via Jordan Trail. One can experience how Islamic Architecture has transformed from ancient times to modern age
Relish traditional flavors of Amman’s flaky Baklawa and Kanafeh at King Hussein mosque. Try local cuisines like hummus, falafel, pita and lamb with vegetables at any eateries. Be a part of Amman Summer festival at which hosts art music and dance programmes. You can shop for authentic jewellery and antique items in downtown. Enjoy a dip in the Dead Sea which is believed to have healing properties.
Road: The road networks are well connected. They are buses plying from Damascus, Cairo and Istanbul.
Train: Hejaz Railway is the only train from Damascus to Amman.
Plane: connects to other international destinations like India, Middle East, Europe, North America and North Africa. Royal Jordanian, American Airlines, Alitalia, Middle East Airlines are the popular airlines to Amman. Plan your trip in advance to avail cheap air tickets. Compare flight tickets to the same destination by different airlines and choose the cheapest ticket.
Amman is a hilly city, it is best explored with comfortable shoes. Best time to visit Amman is spring (April-May) and autumn (October and November). Arabic is the official language of Amman. It is a safe place at any time of day or night. Dress modestly while you are exploring the city.