Why Visit Jordan?
8 Reasons why to Visit Jordan
Petra is a wonderful masterpiece carved into mountain in southern Jordan, and it is located in a valley called Arabah, which runs from the Dead Sea to the Gulf of Aqaba. It's been originally built by Nabatians, whose inhabitants were nomadic people but settled in this area and then built Petra. The culture era of Petra came into contact with a number of eras and historical states, namely Roman, Byzantine and Islamic state.
Jordan is among center countries of the Middle East. Despite the ongoing political movements alongside Jordan, it is politically neutral country and is always committed to cooperate with all parties without going deep into problems of the Middle East. In addition, the Government of Jordan gives great attention to the situation inside the country in order to maintain increasing rate of the tourism attraction, which is still growing continuously in the recent times.
The Dead Sea is recreational area with a high rate of tourist attraction, due to the uniqueness of the natural environment of the Dead Sea, which has several recreational, medical and therapeutic characteristics. In addition, the Dead Sea's area is considered one of the most beautiful quite places, which was the reason that made nine of the largest hotel chains establish hotels and resorts on the seaside of Jordan.
Strategic location of Aqaba has made it one of the most important ports in the Middle East. International cruise ships visit it annually in order to let guests enjoy number of activities and day tours nearby Aqaba and inside Jordan. Aqaba has a direct land connection to Petra, which let visitors see it in couple of hours from Aqaba port. Besides, you can go for many other activities and shore excursions inside Aqaba city; like sea activities and snorkeling, where you can see and enjoy the amazing red sea corals and underwater life. You need just to book your tour or activity in advance, as it’s usually seasonal activities and there will be a lot of tourists coming to port of Aqaba at the same times of the years.
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