Madaba Tourism

Madaba (Arabic: مادبا‎‎; Biblical Hebrew: מֵידְבָא Meidvah) is the capital city of Madaba Governorate in central Jordan, with a population of about 60,000. It is best known for its Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics, especially a large Byzantine-era mosaic map of the Holy Land. Madaba is located 30 kilometres (19 miles) south-west of the capital Amman.


Home to pretty treasures, Madaba is Jordan's best kept secret. When planning a trip to Madaba, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Amman. Take a short trip from Madaba 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 Madaba, 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. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Madaba.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

Madaba Trip Planner

Plan your customized day by day trip plan for Madaba. Choose from various experinces categories as adventure, romantic and family and kids friendly for your trip using using Madaba trip planner.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Madaba