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Amman Map, Jordan

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Amman Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Amman with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Amman useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Amman!

Amman History

The Old Testament of the Bible has many references to the city; these references mostly belong to a period of Amman history when it had served as the capital of the Ammonites and was known as Rabbath Ammon. The city also saw Assyrian and Persian rules before falling to the Greeks. In 3rd century BC, the Ptolemaic ruler Philadelphus renames the city after himself and thereafter it becomes famous as Philadelphia. read more

Amman Travel Guide

Location: The city of Amman has been located in the hilly region of north-western part of Jordan at a height of 773 meters. The city spans a vicinity of more than 19 hills and each district of Amman has been named after the mountain it has been built upon. read more

Amman Sightseeing

Amman has quite a few mosques, of which at least three are remarkable for their architecture. We first name the Abu Darwish Mosque, which stands on the hill named Jabal al-Ashrafiyeh. The use of alternating layers of white and black stones gives the mosque its stunning look. (Followers of Islamic faith are the only ones allowed inside this mosque). read more

Amman Nightlife

Music-aficionados also have something to look forward to in Amman. There is Blue Fig, a live-music venue in Al-Amir Hashem bin Al-Hussein Street. In addition, if you plan to attend an Arabic music concert, there is the Royal Cultural Centre in Al-Malekah Alia Street. For more detailed information on such cultural events, you may check The Jordan Times. read more

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