Ma'an Tourism, Jordan

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Ma'an (Arabic: معان‎‎) is a city in southern Jordan, 218 kilometres (135 mi) southwest of the capital Amman. It serves as the capital of the Ma'an Governorate. Its population approximately 50,000. Civilizations with the name of Ma'an have existed at least since the Nabatean period—the modern city is just northwest of the ancient town. The city is an important transport hub situated on the ancient King's Highway and also on the modern Desert Highway.


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Facts and Stats for Ma'an*

  • Ma'an: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 100 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 100 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 100 (Very High)
    • Attacks 100 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 100 (Very High)
  • Cost for Essentials in Ma'an

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ma'an

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.04 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.28 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.46 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 21.14 USD

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

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