Interesting adventure trips that you can experience when you visit Jordan

2024-04-03 2024-04-03T11:13:50Z
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Arabia Weather - Over many centuries, the nature of the land has played a vital role in shaping the culture and lifestyle of its inhabitants. Some peoples' hospitality was inspired by the generosity of the land and the richness of nature, which led to the diversity of their cuisine and the possibility of providing a unique experience for visitors. The diversity of the landscape also encourages local communities and visitors to explore nature through safaris, watch migratory birds during their annual movements, observe endangered species in their native habitat, search for rare plants in the valleys and hills, in addition to enjoying horse riding or walking throughout the Kingdom.

In Jordan, you can hike through the valleys, climb its waterfalls, and brave the mountains for stunning views. You can also ride a bicycle along roads used by the kings and emperors of history.

Adventure tourist sites in Jordan

  • Wadi Rum

A 1,750-metre-long maze of rocky landscapes on the desert floor, it is a challenge to be reckoned with and is an ideal haven for mountaineering enthusiasts. Climbers can enjoy the serenity of the vast outdoors and explore valleys and waterholes to discover rock drawings dating back more than four thousand years, in addition to the many amazing treasures found throughout this wilderness area.

There are many options for exploring Wadi Rum, as visitors can go to the visitor center, which provides various facilities, and rent a four-wheel drive vehicle with a driver or tour guide to take an exploratory trip inside the valley for two or three hours. In addition, a guided camel trek can be arranged to enjoy the same opportunity. The trip program can also be arranged in advance through the visitor center, in addition to the possibility of arranging to stay overnight in a Bedouin tent to watch the night stars, have a meal around the campfire and listen to Arabic music.

  • Aqaba

The Gulf of Aqaba is distinguished by the diversity of its aquatic wildlife, as it is located on the northeastern coast of the Red Sea, and extends over a distance of 180 kilometers in length and 25 kilometers in width, on a coastline that intersects Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and occupied Palestine.

The Gulf of Aqaba contains the largest marine coral ecosystem in the far north of the Earth, and its waters are characterized by a temperature of about 23 degrees Celsius, in addition to storm-free weather and moderate currents, which makes it an ideal environment for coral growth and prosperity. Thanks to the moderate salinity of its waters, it has the ability to accommodate a wide variety of marine organisms.

The Gulf's numerous coral reefs include more than a thousand species of fish, corals, crustaceans and mammals that live in its waters. In the dark hours of the night, nocturnal animals such as crabs, prawns and lobsters can be seen. Aqaba is visited seasonally by creatures such as sea turtles, dolphins, manatees, and peaceful whale sharks.

  • Ajloun

Here, in northern Jordan, where the wonders of nature meet the genius of military architecture used by the Arabs in the Middle Ages, beauty is embodied in all its glory through this amazing meeting. This region is characterized by two of the most important environmental and historical landmarks in the Middle East: the Dibbin area, which is filled with majestic pine trees, and the great Ajloun Castle, which is located on a highland and tells historical stories that extend back centuries. It was built by the Ayyubids and played an important role in helping them repel the Crusaders from this area. lands eight centuries ago.

Ajloun is a popular area for Jordanians, as it gives them the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of green nature away from the hustle and bustle of city life, and also gives them the opportunity to meditate and integrate with the enchanting nature.

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This article was written originally in Arabic and is translated using a 3rd party automated service. ArabiaWeather is not responsible for any grammatical errors whatsoever.
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