Continent: AsiaPopulation: 97 lakhs Area: 89,342 km² Time Zone: GMT+2 Nearest Airport: Queen Alia International Airport.
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Situated on the banks of river Jordan, the kingdom of Jordan is located in western Asia and with Dead Sea besides its western border. Located strategically on the cross roads of Asia, Africa and Europe, the capital Amman is a capital city with history rich in culture and traditional heritage. The classical period of the country dates back to the time of Alexander the great and were then under the roman rule.
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Jordan TOURISMSituated on the banks of river Jordan, the kingdom of Jordan is located in western Asia and with Dead Sea besides its western border. Located strategically on the cross roads of Asia, Africa and Europe, the capital Amman is a capital city with history rich in culture and traditional heritage. The classical period of the country dates back to the time of Alexander the great and were then under the roman rule.
Jordan is strategically located across the cross roads of continent and the area is a fertile crescent thus making Jordan a agricultural economy. The area to the west drops suddenly into the Jordan rift valley and the Dead Sea. Jordan has diverse range of habitats and biota due to varied landscapes and environment. The nature reserves include Dana Biosphere reserve and mujib nature reserve.
The Climate here varies greatly and the contrasts become greatly as one goes further inland. Summers are hot while winters lasting from November to March are relatively cool with temperatures around 13 degree C.
The tourism is considered as corner stone of the economy and also large source of employment and majority of tourist come from Arab countries and Europe. The place boasts around 1 lakh archaeological site including the ancient city of Petra and Jerash. The other historic sites include Al Maghtas and Umm as-Rasas. Jordan also has modern entertainment and recreation in Amman. Alcohol is widely available in tourist places and one can also find sea side recreations in numerous luxury resorts.
Jordan is also a medical tourism destination and is rated by world bank as fifth nation in the world and the recent disturbances in Syria and the Arab springs have brought down the tourists number dramatically still the country has managed to make itself a safe destination for travelers and tourists.
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The best way to reach Jordan from India is by flight. You can book a connecting flight from major airports in India to the major airports of Jordan.
No airline flies direct flightIndia to Jordan.
Jordan is a vast country and experiences different climatic conditions in different regions throughout the year. Jordan can be visited all year round, the best time to visit depends on which region of the country you are travelling and what all things you are willing to see and do. Jordan weather ranges from freezes winters to sizzlers summers.
Jordan offers Visa on Arrival for Indian passport holders for a stay of 14 days.
Jordan operates on a 230v supply voltage and 50Hz. There are five associated plug types used in the country.
Type C - has two round pins
Type D -has three round pins in a triangular pattern
Type F -has two round pins with two earth clips on the side
Type G -has three rectangular pins in a triangular pattern
Type J -has three round pins.
The country offers affordable public transportation to its visitors and locals. Modes of transportation in the country are highly accessible and easy to use. In order to explore the country there are plenty of travelling options-