About 1 hour’s drive north of Amman is Jerash, the best-
preserved Roman town outside of Rome. The site is
massive, for anyone who has the opportunity to explore
Ephesus or other Roman towns, this site blows them all
out of the water! From colonnaded streets to theatres to
the massive Hadrian’s Gate, it can take a couple of hours
to have a quick walk through the site.
• Hadrian’s Arch.
• Temple of Artemis.
• Oval Plaza.
. Colonnaded Street.
• Temple of Zeus.
• South and North Theaters.
• The Jerash Archaeological Museum that displays artifacts excavated from the site.