Jordan - Jerash, Irbid & the Jordan Valley (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Jerash, Irbid & the Jordan Valley chapter from Lonely Planet’s Jordan guidebook.

The far north of Jordan is frequently eschewed by visitors, in favour of Petra’s grandeur and the splashy attractions of the Dead and Red Seas. However, this is a region rich in ancient ruins and biblical associations, all set in rolling countryside that’s ablaze with wildflowers in spring-time.

  • survey views of three countries from the basalt ruins of Umm Qais
  • maps
  • discover the richness of Jordan’s flora at the Royal Botanic Garden
  • transport
  • travel the subtropical Jordan Valley, sampling seasonal fruits
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Jerash & around, Dibeen Forest Reserve, Ajloun, Aj-loun Forest Reserve, Irbid & around, Abila (Quwayliba), Yarmouk Battleground, The Jordan Val-ley, Al-Himma (Mukheiba), Umm Qais (Gadara), Pella (Taqabat Fahl), Salt, Shuneh al-Janubiyyeh (South Shuna) and Bethany-Beyond-the-Jordan (Al-Maghtas).

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