Jerash Governorate - 3 Attractions You Must Visit


About Jerash Governorate

The second favorite tourist destination in Jordan. In addition to the historical sites, the governorate is also known for its forests that attract visitors.

Types of Attractions in Jerash Governorate

Activities Around

List of Attractions in Jerash Governorate

Dibbeen Forest Reserve

Covers an area of 8.5 square kilometres (3.3 sq mi) of rolling hills covered with pine–oak habitat. It houses one of the oldest and naturally grown habitats of Aleppo Pines in Jordan. It also is the home to 17 endangered species such as the Persian Squirrel.

Jerash Museum

Jerash Museum

1 Day Treks




A city filled with ruins from ancient history and one of the best-preserved Greco-Roman cities.

King Talal Dam

106 meters high dam built to store winter rains and treated wastewater from Amman and Zarqa for irrigation in the Jordan Valley.

Map of attractions in Jerash Governorate


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