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Al-Karak (Arabic: الكرك‎‎), also known as just Karak or Kerak, is a city in Jordan known for its Crusader castle, the Kerak Castle. The castle is one of the three largest castles in the region, the other two being in Syria. Al-Karak is the capital city of the Karak Governorate. Al-Karak lies 140 kilometres (87 mi) to the south of Amman on the ancient King's Highway. It is situated on a hilltop about 1,000 metres (3,300 ft) above sea level and is surrounded on three sides by a valley. Al-Karak has a view of the Dead Sea. A city of about 20,000 people has been built up around the castle and it has buildings from the 19th-century Ottoman period. The town is built on a triangular plateau, with the castle at its narrow southern tip.

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This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Karak in Jordan is an ideal destination for a vacation! This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Amman, Jordan. Take a short trip from Karak 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 Karak, 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. A holiday in Karak can generally be of 1-2 days.

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