Cultural Site

Baptism Site "Bethany Beyond the Jordan" (Al-Maghtas)

Situated on the eastern bank of the River Jordan, nine kilometres north of the Dead Sea, the archaeological site consists of two distinct areas: Tell ..

Cultural Site

Petra

Inhabited since prehistoric times, this Nabataean caravan-city, situated between the Red Sea and the Dead Sea, was an important crossroads between Ara..

Cultural Site

Quseir Amra

Built in the early 8th century, this exceptionally well-preserved desert castle was both a fortress with a garrison and a residence of the Umayyad cal..

Cultural Site

Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefaa)

Most of this archaeological site, which started as a Roman military camp and grew to become a town from the 5th century, has not been excavated. It co..

Mixed Site

Wadi Rum Protected Area

The 74,000-hectare property, inscribed as a mixed natural and cultural site, is situated in southern Jordan, near the border with Saudi Arabia. It fea..