Jerash: A mixture of cultures, history, and a stunning painting in the spring

2024-04-04 2024-04-04T08:01:36Z
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Arabia Weather - In Jerash , the civilizations of the Romans, Greece, and the East intertwine to create a unique blend of cultures, giving the city a distinctive historical character. In the spring, the city and its hills transform into a beautiful green landscape that attracts hikers and visitors alike. Indeed, Jerash is one of the most wonderful destinations to visit during this time of the year.

The ancient city of Jerash

The ancient city of Jerash comes second after Petra on the list of favorite destinations in Jordan. The city shows signs of human life in a clear series of landmarks dating back more than 6,500 years.

Jerash lies on a plain, surrounded by wooded hills and fertile water basins. It was occupied by Pompey the Great in 63 BC and was under Roman rule. It is one of the ten Roman cities known as the “Decapolis.” The city experienced its golden age under Roman rule, and was then known as “Gerace”, and today, the site is considered the best preserved Roman city in the world.

Al Ma'wa Nature and Wildlife Reserve

It is the first reserve of its kind in Jordan, focusing on protecting wildlife, reviving extinct animals in the region, and providing a haven for animals that need care and attention. The reserve is an ideal place for lovers of wildlife in all its forms.

Jerash: A mixture of cultures, history, and a stunning artistic painting in the spring season. ArabiaWeather

Jordanian Exploration and Adventure Centre

If you are looking for a place that offers you sports and adventure at the same time, all you have to do is visit the Jordanian Discovery and Adventure Center. The center offers a climbing wall, lightning tower and a playground, all allowing you to exercise while admiring the beautiful Nordic countryside!

Dibeen Forest Reserve

Dibeen Nature Reserve is an oasis of tranquility in itself, an ideal place for long walks, trekking, relaxation and gazing at the wildlife. It is home to 17 endangered species and is able to breathe life into your day!

Jerash: A mixture of cultures, history, and a stunning artistic painting in the spring season. ArabiaWeather

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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