Depart in a private vehicle from Dead sea Hotel through a beautiful pine-forest and olive groves to visit the Medieval Castle of Ajlun built by the Muslims during the 12th Century in the time of Saladin for defensive purposes during the crusaders. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and green north fields from its unique towers. There are two theories for the name of Ajlun either (iron) as there was iron material in the area or because it was built on top of a monastery after the priest name. This city is located in the north west of Jordan, Ajlun is a series of high mountains, in the Omayyad period it was named Gilad which means hardness or roughness.
- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Hotel pickup Available
- Free Cancellation
- Duration: 6 Hrs
Departure Time :
9:00 AM Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this timeTimes are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
Departure Details :
Hotel in Dead Sea
Return Details :
Returns to original departure point
Cancellation Policy : For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
OverviewThe castle of Ajlun is another outstanding part of northern Jordan, built by the Muslims during the 12th Century in the time of Saladin for defensive purposes during the crusaders. The Ajlun mountains are famous for their cultivated fields and green forests.
- Step back in time on a history tour
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Led by a local guide
- Great overview and orientation of the city
- Exclusive to Viator
Know More about this tour
Hotel pickup and drop -off
Private transfer by climate-controlled vehicle relating to number of participants
Entry/Admission - Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad)
Local guide where not mentioned
Entrance fees to additional sites
Food and drinks
Confirmation will be received at time of booking