Roman Ruins of Jerash Day Trip to Jerash, Jordan With the Jordanian school girls Colosseum in Jerash On my trip to Jordan in 2012, I scheduled a day to go see the ancient Roman Ruins of Jerash near Amman....
Jerash is considered one of the largest and most well-preserved sites of Roman architecture in the world outside Italy. Within the remaining city walls, archaeologists have found the ruins of settlements dating back to the Neolithic Age, indicating human occupation at this location for more than 6500 years.It is known for the ruins of the Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River. Entrance costs 10 Jordanian Dinar (JD, as of April 2016) for all foreign visitors, which includes the Jerash Archaeological Museum.
Best Time To Visit
Best time to visit Jerash is from March to June and from October to December