Ajloun Tourism, Jordan

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Ajloun (Arabic: عجلون‎‎, ‘Ajlūn), also spelled Ajlun, is the capital town of the Ajloun Governorate, a hilly town in the north of Jordan, located 76 kilometers (around 47 miles) north west of Amman. It is noted for its impressive ruins of the 12th-century Ajlun Castle. The Ajlun Governorate has a population of over 142,000 widespread in 27 villages and towns over an area of about 420 km². The population is mainly composed of the following Muslim tribes: Al-Qudah (AlQudah), Al-Share, Al-Zghoul, Al-Momani, Al-smadi, Al-Shwayyat, Al-Freihat, Al-Khatatbah, Alnawateer, Al-Karraz, and others. Rabadi, Haddad, Iwais, Eisouh and Muqattash (which was split from Rabadi) are the main Christian tribes in Ajloun. Although Christians are a minority in the overall governorate, they form about more than half of the population in Ajloun city; most Christians resides in Ajloun city along with Muslims of the Al-Smadi tribe. Other tribes are distributed in the other districts of the governorate. Ajloun Governorate has four seats in the national parliament, one of which is dedicated for the Christian minority.

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Ajloun in Jordan offers a unique experience to travellers. Ajloun is located at a short trip away from Amman a major city in Jordan. Take a short trip from Ajloun and set some time aside to explore the Amman. Dotted with places like Hotel Misk, Marriott Amman Hotel, Crystal Hotel; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Ajloun, you'll have to take a flight to Amman; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Ajloun, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Ajloun*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ajloun

    Know the pollution level of Ajloun before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 88.89 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 65 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 85 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 64.29 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 95 (Very High)
  • Ajloun: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Ajloun for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ajloun.

    • Burglary and Theft 55 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.5 (Moderate)
  • Living in Ajloun - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 50 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 93.33 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 88.33 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 14 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.38 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Ajloun

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ajloun

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.57 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 65.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.63 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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