Jordan - Amman (PDF Chapter)
This is the Amman chapter from Lonely Planet’s Jordan guidebook.
Downtown Amman is a must-see. At the bottom of the city’s many hills and overlooked by the magisterial Citadel, it features spectacular Roman ruins, an international-standard museum and the hubbub of mosques, souqs and coffeehouses that are central to Jordanian life.
- admire the ancient ruins of the Citadel with fine hilltop views across Amman
- marvel at the engineering precision of Amman’s most spectacular ancient monument, the Roman Theatre
- discover the story of ancient Jordan in the world-class Jordan Museum
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities, Courses, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Around Amman.
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