Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity (Ancient Greek: Γέρασα), is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش), which is situated in the north of Jordan, 48 kilometres (30 mi) north of the capital Amman towards Syria. It is the site of the ruins of the Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.

Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity (Ancient Greek: Γέρασα), is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش) near Amman towards Syria. The Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.

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Ruins of the street columns of the Cardo Maximus iof the ancient Decapolis city of Gerasa (modern day Jerash, Jordan.

Jerash is considered the most well preserved Roman Ruins outside of Italy. It is also one of the busiest tourist sites in Jordan located only 45 minutes from Amman. Make sure to hire a guide to learn all about it. The market nearby is a great place to buy some local crafts too! http://theplanetd.com/jerash-amphitheatre-jordan-photography Discovered by The Planet D at Jarash, Jordan

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Jerash is considered the most well preserved Roman Ruins outside of Italy. It is also one of the busiest tourist sites in Jordan located only 45 minutes from Amman.

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Roman Ruins At Jerash, Jordan

The Jerash Temple of Artemis is a Roman temple in Jerash, Jordan. The temple was built on one of the highest points and dominated the whole city. Construction of the temple was finished in CE during the reign of Emperor Antoninus Pius.

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The Oval Plaza, Jordan. The Oval Plaza is surrounded by a broad sidewalk and a colonnade of Century Ionic columns

Dotted Globe's Jordan itinerary covers Petra, Dead Sea, Wadi Rum, Aqaba, Jerash, Amman and other major tourist attractions and is perfect for road-trip aficionados.

8 Day comprehensive Jordan Itinerary covering Petra and major sites

Week long detailed itinerary to Jordan covering the major tourist sites. Starting at Petra the itinerary includes Wadi Rum, Dead Sea, Aqaba, Jerash, & more.

Jordan is undoubtedly central to the world when considering incredible historic events.  You’ll be surprised that it is the warmth of its’ people that leave you with the most lasting of impressions.  We spent 5 incredible days in the Kingdom last month covering Jerash all the way down to the Red Sea in Aqaba.  A detailed itinerary is on the way but first, here are important travel tips for Jordan you should know before visiting.

Important Travel Tips for Jordan

We spent an incredible 5 days in Jordan. Our itinerary included the Dead Sea, Petra, Jerash and diving in the Red Sea Here are our Travel Tips for Jordan.

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