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Explore the ancient ruins of Jerash

The tour will start at the south gate of the city, walk by the wall of the temple of Zeus, through the forum and end towards the north theater (odeon), the bath, and finally the north gate.

From Jerash
Online Experience
1 Hour 30 Minutes
History
Upto 10 people
Arabic, English
Highlights
  • A live-streamed walk through the ruins of the walled Greco Roman settlement of Jerash
  • Visit the highlights such as the famous Temple of Zeus, Temple of Artemis, The Agura Market and so much more
  • Learn about the life and times of the city dating back to 5500 BC with Amer, your expert Jerash tour guide
Description

This live-streamed walking tour will start the tour at the south gate of the city. We will walk by the wall of the Temple of Zeus, through the forum, from where we will be viewing the temple and the south theater. Then, we will stroll from the Oval Forum and Cardo, the main street to see several structures. 

We will then head to Agura Market (closed) and see the main intersection, the Cathedral, the Nymphaeum, and several shops. We will also go up to the Temple of Artemis to marvel at its Corinthian columns, and then continue to the Odeon (North theater), the Bath, and finally the North Gate.

About this experience
What's included
  • Real-time online session where Amer, a professional Jerash guide will show us Jerash highlights from the South Gate to the North Gate
  • Interactive session with your knowledgeable guide, who will walk and talk with equal enthusiasm
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and Zoom app installed on your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking
Know before you go
  • You can book this tour for $35 per screen or for $70 for a private session for up to 10 screens joining this tour from anywhere in the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot.
  • Since this tour involves walking to various places, at times the internet connection may be weak. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions
Meet your Host
Amer Nizam

I am a licensed tour guide, and have been providing guiding services since the past eleven years. I have several university degrees, including a B.A. in English Language & Literature, an M.A. in Linguistics (English & Arabic), and a B.A. in History & Archaeology along with several other courses in Religious Studies, and Tourism & Guiding. I will be happy to give you a tour of Jerash and tell you interesting snippets and stories about the prominent culture and highlights of the city on tourHQ Online Experiences.

From USD 35 / Screen
Important Information
  • Refundable : Yes
  • Can be canceled up to 24hrs before the scheduled time
  • Date is based on the local time zone of the experience host
  • The activity is conducted outdoors. In case of poor weather conditions, it may be rescheduled