"Jerash: a Roman wonder" Top 5 Page for this destination Jerash - Gerasa Tip by Cristian_Uluru

Jerash - Gerasa, Jordan: 87 reviews and 157 photos

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by Cristian_Uluru

Jerash is the best preserve Roman town of all Jordan. The town is probably the city called Geresa in the Holy Bible, it was abandoned since XIIth century of our era, and re-occupied by Circassians at the end of XIXth century. The ruins are well preserved and the considerable restorations, always in progress, make of Jerash the Roman site most spectacular of Jordan. The modern city counts 30 000 inhabitants and occupies all the part is ancient site.

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Address: Jerash
Website: http://visitjordan.com

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  • Updated Jul 24, 2005
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