Amman travel guide

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You're Going to Love Amman

Amman is the capital of Jordan and has a population of more than four million. This city of white stone sits on a steep hill and combines modern neighborhoods with ancient souks. It is a city of contrasts, with sophisticated terrace cafes, gleaming malls, and narrow, winding alleys.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Amman

Top activities in Amman

When to Visit Amman

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Amman can get hot in summer and cold in winter. March through May is warm and benefits from lush vegetation and blooming wildflowers.

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How to Get to Amman

Airports near Amman

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Where to Stay in Amman

The Sydney Hotel on Sha'aban offers good basic accommodation in a central location. If you're looking for a luxury stay, the Four Seasons Amman is one the the city's best options.

Popular Neighborhoods in Amman

Where to stay in popular areas of Amman

Most booked hotels in Amman

How to Get Around Amman

The Cost of Living in Amman

Shopping Streets

Abdali Boulevard is a modern street with lots of fashion shopping and Wakalat Street is a good pedestrian shopping street with international brand shops.

Groceries and Other

A quart of milk in Amman costs JOD1.20 and a loaf of bread is JOD0.26.

Cheap meal
Cheap meal
₹ 500
A pair of jeans
A pair of jeans
₹ 5,020
Single public transport ticket
Single public transport ticket
₹ 50
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
₹ 303

Where to Eat in Amman

Hashem in the downtown area is favored by the royal family and offers falafel, fuul, and humus dishes from JOD1.50. Levant in Jabal Amman serves gourmet Arabic dishes from JOD10.