Is Amman worth visiting?
Amman, the capital city of Jordan, is worth a visit. The place has so many must-see attractions, and things to do, that you can easily spend here a pleasant day or two. Read our travel guide on the best things to do in Amman, including tips on day trips, what to pack, when to visit, where to stay, and how to get there.
How can I spend a day in Amman?
Rise & Shine. Start your day with a more traditional breakfast at Hashem Restaurant, a restaurant that has grown in popularity over the half a century it has been open. Shop Until You Drop. Visit the Roman Theatre. Learn to Cook at Beit Sitti. Visit the Citadel.
What is there to do in Amman at night?
Top 10 Night Spots in Amman
OVERALL RISK : MEDIUM. Even though there are certain risks in Amman, it is still considered as the safest capital in the region. Pickpockets are operating in crowded areas, the risk of mugging and scam risk exists, but there are no reports of serious criminal acts against tourists recently.
Although public displays of drunkenness are frowned upon, as a rule drinking alcohol in Jordan is accepted as long as it is done in moderation. Some restaurants will serve alcoholic beverages and there are a number of bars in Amman.
Ranked as the 29th most expensive city in the world, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit, Amman is officially the priciest locale in the Arab world. According to the report, Amman is more expensive than Beijing, Luxembourg, Berlin, Stockholm, Rome, San Francisco, Madrid, Miami, and many other cities.
Jordan is a very safe country and it is quite safe to walk in the streets of Amman although being careful and cautious in any city is recommended.
But if you want to get to know the real Jordan, and aren't satisfied with popping in and out to visit the most popular tourist attractions, spending at least 2 days in Amman is an absolute must.
Jordans are pretty versatile to style. For women, they can be worn with casual denim skirts, jeans, or casual denim black pants. Men can wear them with jeans or black denim, or dress them up with a full suit to give it a cool look.
Top Attractions in Amman
Downtown Amman is full of character and contains the city's star attractions. We love to explore on foot, and you can easily walk between all these locations. Be warned, the city has a few hills. If you're legs aren't up for a workout, take a taxi when you visit the hilltop locations of the Citadel and Rainbow Street.