Shobak Castle

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  • Address: Shobak, Jordan, Petra
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Castle, Family And Kids

Shobak Castle - Review

Delve deep into the history of Jordan by visiting this majestic castle in Shobak. Jordan is a culturally rich country steeped in history. Moreover, a slice of history awaits you here at Shobak castle. Built in 1115, this castle has a great importance in the history of Jordan. Basically, it is a crusader castle located on the eastern side of the Arabah, surrounded by rocky and conical mountain, overlooking the fruits laden trees below. The name Shobak means ‘ruins’ in Arabic. The castle remained a property for the Royal family of Jerusalem. The castle has a huge structure with magnificent walls and towers.

How To reach Shobak Castle by Public Transport

  • By rented car
  • By taxi

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  • Shobak Castle Address: Shobak, Jordan, Petra
  • Shobak Castle Timing: 24-hrs
  • Shobak Castle Price: Free
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Things to Know Before Visiting Shobak Castle

  • 95% of people who visit Petra include Shobak Castle in their plan

  • 79.71% of people start their Shobak Castle visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Shobak Castle

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Shobak Castle

People normally club together Hashemeyeh Knowledge Station and Sapir Airfield while planning their visit to Shobak Castle.

People also prefer to start their day with Shobak Castle.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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