Prices in Jordan
By European standards, the prices in Jordan are low they are practically on the same level as in Turkey (lunch in a cheap cafe will cost $ 7-8).
Shopping and souvenirs
For carpets advisable to go to the cityMadaba, and for gold jewelery - in the central part of Amman (there is a gold quarter). Buy products of famous brands can be in major department stores Amman - Cozmo, Numan Mall, Jordan Mall, Safeway, Plaza Superstores. There are duty-free shops: one such store you will find at the airport and a few more - in the border areas with Palestine.
What to bring from Jordan?
- bottles with colored sand, woven mats,Bedouin jewelry made of black silver, articles of Hebron glass, animal figures carved from stone, ancient swords, olive wood figurines, cosmetics based on the Dead Sea gifts (salt, dirt, water), gold jewelry, porcelain figurines, antiques, ceramic tableware, textiles with traditional embroidery;
- spices, sweets, coffee, nuts.
In Jordan, you can buy healing mud from the Dead Sea for $ 7 / 500g, spices -. $ 1, all kinds of figures - from $ 3.5.
Excursions and Entertainment
Going on a trip to Amman, you canadmire the ancient Citadel, Byzantine church, the Roman amphitheater, the palace of the Umayyad era Governor, the Roman Temple of Hercules, as well as to visit the Archaeological Museum. This tour will cost you $ 135.
Going on a tour of the holy sites, you will visit Bethany, Madaba and Mount Nebo. During this tour you will pay $ 80.
The approximate cost of entertainment: ticket to Petra for the day is $ 70, visit the Museum of the Royal car - $ 4.5, Al-Karak castle - 2.8 $, the mosque of King Abdullah - $ 3, Church of St. George - 1.5 $, the entrance to Wadi Park Ram - $ 4.5, Azraq reserve - $ 10 Archaeological park - $ 3, Mount Nebo - $ 1.5, visit the hot springs of Hammamat Ma'in - $ 21.
you can go, if desired in a jeep safariWadi Rum desert. During the tour, where you will see rare plants for the ecosystem and the variety of animals, for example, sand cat, stone goat, gray wolf of the desert, you will be charged $ 80 (the price includes dinner by the fire).
During the bus ride to the city limits on the averageyou pay $ 1-3. Local taxis are equipped with meters, though, but on the cost of travel is to agree in advance with the driver. As a rule, 1 kilometers worth $ 0,42-0,56 (the trip from Amman city center to the airport will cost you $ 14). A car rental for 1 day, you pay $ 35-45 per day.
If you - cheesy tourist on holiday inJordan, you'll be able to keep within the $ 20-25 per night for 1 person (a cheap hotel, buy food from street vendors). But with the greatest comfort you can relax for 50-60 $ per day for 1 person.
Jordan (Leisure and Tourism)