Karak Tourism, Jordan
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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.Wikipedia
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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Travel to Karak- Know before you go to Karak
Facts and Stats for Karak*
Pollution Statistics in Karak
Know the pollution level of Karak before you plan your visit.
Air Pollution 25 (Low)
Water Pollution 25 (Low)
Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
Living in Karak - Quality of Life
Climate Index 83.45 (Very High)
Pollution Index 35.34 (Low)
Cost of Living Index 54.52 (Low)
Property Price to Income Ratio 4.25 (Very Low)
Purchasing Power Index 55.09 (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 Karak
Here's how much it will cost to shop in Karak
Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.04 USD
International Movie per seat 11.28 USD
Summer clothing in a chain store 52.85 USD
Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.57 USD
Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.65 USD
*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced and subjected to change without notice.
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