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Adir in the region of Karak with it's 4,441 habitants is a place located in Jordan - some 53 mi (or 86 km) South of Amman, the country's capital.

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Local time in Adir is now 08:53 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Rakin, Khirbat Abu Hamid, Zarqa or Beersheba. When in this area, you might want to check out Zahum, Umm Rummana, Izra, Batir, Az Zutt and Karak as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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The Crusaders Castle of Karak

05:56 min ( May 18, 2010 by globekarter)
Views: 1,059 - Rating: 5/5

A short visit to this impressive place

Madaba - Mt Nebo - Wadi al-Mujib - Kara...

01:48 min ( November 23, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 1,120 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Rabbitcruiser's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these...


Wadi Bin Hammad Al - Karak Jordan

00:55 min ( May 19, 2009 by Nusa Mohd)
Views: 3,278 - Rating: 4.2/5

The amazing Wadi Bin Hammad near Al - Karak city , Jordan. One of the most beautiful places in the Middle east... As soon as we enter bin Hammad, you shall see a new world with beautiful hanging garde...

8 Tag am Toten Meer - Karak Jordan (wad...

02:00 min ( December 15, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 366 - Rating: 0/5

A TripAdvisor TripWow video of a travel blog to Wadi Numeira, Jordan by TravelPod blogger Netsrotj. See this TripWow and more at tripwow.tripadvisor.com 8.Tag am Toten Meer "Am nächsten Morgen sind W...


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Interesting facts about this location

Karak Governorate

Karak is one of the governorates of Jordan, located south-west of Amman, Jordan's capital. Its capital is Al Karak. It borders Madaba and the Capital Governorates to the north, Ma'an Governorate from the east, Tafilah Governorate from the south, and the Dead Sea form the west.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.2, 35.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Jordan, Karak Governorate

Al Karak

Karak (also Kerak) is a city in Jordan that is known for the famous crusader castle Kerak. The castle is one of the three largest castles in the region, the other two being in Syria. Karak is the capital city of Karak Governorate. Karak, once a Kingdom, lies 140 km to the south of Amman on the King's Highway. An ancient Crusader stronghold, it is situated on a hilltop about 1000 meters above sea level and is surrounded on three sides by a valley. Karak has a view of the Dead Sea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.2, 35.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Jordan, Moab, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in the Karak Governorate

Kerak

Kerak Castle is a large crusader castle located in Kerak in Jordan. It is one of the largest crusader castles in the Levant. Construction of the castle began in the 1140s, under Pagan, Fulk of Jerusalem's butler. The Crusaders called it Crac des Moabites or "Karak in Moab", as it is frequently referred to in history books. Kerak should not be confused with Krak des Chevaliers.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.2, 35.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Castles in Jordan, Crusader castles

Rabba

Rabba is a town in Jordan in the governorate of Al Karak. It is about 15 kilometers away from the city of Karak itself. It has a population of about 9,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.2, 35.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Karak Governorate