Private Full Day Tour to Jerash with Citadel and Roman Theater from Dead Sea

Day Trips & Excursions in Jerash
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Tour description

If you are a lover of the ancient Roman ruins you will enjoy this tour. Start by visiting Amman’s Citadel with its Archeological Museum and Roman Theater with its Popular Traditional Museum. Then proceed to visit one of the largest and most well preserved sites of Roman architecture in the world to this day. Jerash has paved streets with the classic architecture of colonnades, famous hilltop temples, beautiful theaters, wide public squares and plazas, baths, fountains and city walls. Many of the attractions are still in exceptional condition.

You will be picked up from your hotel in Dead Sea to start your tour by visit Amman’s Citadel with its Archeological Museum and Roman Theater with its Popular Traditional Museum and then drive to Jerash to visit the most complete and well preserved city of the Roman Empire. Jerash is one of the Decapolis cities to the north of Amman. During the Roman Empire it was often called “Pompoeii of the East”. Alexander the Great first built Jerash in the 2nd century B.C. you will enter through the main gate of the city and visit its Oval Plaza, Colonnaded Street as well as it theaters, and temples. The choice is almost endless; seeing believing what Jerash has to offer. It is a journey in time!You will then be returned to your hotel in the Dead Sea.

What's included

  • Hotel pick-up and drop -off
  • Private Transfer by a leisure air conditioned vehicle according number of participants
  • English Speaking Driver
  • Local English Speaking Guide for classic visit at the Citadel and for the classic visit of Jerash only
  • Entry/Admission - National Archaeological Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Amphitheater
  • Entry/Admission - The Citadel
  • Entry/Admission - Jerash Ruins

What's not included

  • Local guide where not mentioned
  • All type of meals, beverages and water
  • Infant meals
  • Entrance fees to additional sites
  • Any other service not mentioned
  • Gratuities


  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Exclusive to Viator