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Al Fardhakh Destination Guide

Delve into Al Fardhakh in Jordan!

Al Fardhakh in the region of Ma’an is a city in Jordan - some 125 mi (or 201 km) South of Amman, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Al Fardhakh

Current time in Al Fardhakh is now 09:57 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Damascus, Petra, Adhruh, Ayn Amun, At Tafilah or Abu al 'Izam. While being here, make sure to check out Khirbat al Murayghah, Dusil, Bastah, Iyl, At Tayyibah and Dawr as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

18°C / 64 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 84%
Air Pressure 976.4 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 15th of December 2018
Few clouds, calm.
Few clouds Day: 14°C (58 °F)
Night: 6°C (44 °F)
Sunday, 16th of December 2018
Broken clouds.
Broken clouds Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Monday, 17th of December 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)

Videos

Petra The Rose Red Desert City Jordan

01:04 min ( July 22, 2011 by Mogens Hallas)
Views: 701 - Rating: 5/5

Excursion from Aqaba, Jordan January 17th 2011 - Suez Canal cruise with Brilliance of the Seas from Barcelona to Dubai. Petra is a historical and archaeological city in Jordan in a basin among the mou...

The Ancient City of Petra

09:33 min ( January 03, 2009 by Teresathetraveler)
Views: 36,338 - Rating: 4.91818/5

I visit the ancient city of Petra where the Indiana Jones movie the Last Crusade was filmed


Petra - Jordanie

10:53 min ( May 30, 2007 by tropnul)
Views: 13,830 - Rating: 4.90909/5

Ancienne capitale et cité caravanière Nabatéenne, Petra, la ville rose, est également une immense nécropole cachée dans un écrin de pierre. Petra as the capital of the Nabataeans and the center...

Martha Travels - Petra Jordan

02:37 min ( December 10, 2009 by Marthatravels)
Views: 806 - Rating: 3/5

Martha travels to the ancient hidden city of Petra, Jordan. Music by Hugh Clifford


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Interesting facts about this location

Wadi Musa

Wadi Musa, ("وادي موسى" in Arabic, translated as "Valley of Moses"), is the name of a town located in the Ma'an Governorate in southern Jordan east of Petra at latitude 30.317N and longitude 35.483E. It is the nearest town to the archaeological site of Petra and hosts many hotels and restaurants for tourists visiting this place. Approximately 2 kilometers from the main town, there is an important Bedouin settlement.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.19, 35.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Ma'an Governorate

Vaux Moise

Vaux Moise, also Li Vaux Moise (The Valley of Moses) is a small crusader castle close to Wadi Musa in Jordan). It was founded by Baldwin I of Jerusalem as an outpost of the larger crusader castle at Montreal.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.19, 35.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Castles in Jordan, Crusader castles

Al Khazneh

"The Treasury" redirects here, for other uses see The Treasury (disambiguation) Al Khazneh is one of the most elaborate temples in the ancient Jordanian city of Petra. As with most of the other buildings in this ancient town, including the Monastery, this structure was also carved out of a sandstone rock face. It has classical Greek-influenced architecture, and it is a popular tourist attraction.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.19, 35.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Arabic architecture, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Buildings and structures in Jordan, Petra, Rock cut architecture, Tourism in Jordan

Ad Deir

Ad Deir is a monumental building carved out of rock in the ancient Jordanian city of Petra. Built by the Nabataeans in the 1st century and measuring 50 metres wide by approximately 45 meters high, architecturally the Monastery is an example of the Nabatean Classical style. It is the second most visited building in Petra after Al Khazneh. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:30|20|16|N|35|25|52|E|region:JO_type:landmark_source:kolossus-dewiki |primary |name= }}

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Located at 30.19, 35.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Monuments and memorials in Jordan, Nabataean sites in Jordan, Rock cut architecture

Mount Hor

Mount Hor is the name given in the Old Testament to two distinct mountains. One is in the Land of Edom on the East shore of the Dead Sea (currently, the country of Jordan), the other by the Mediterranean Sea at the Northern border of the Land of Israel.

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Located at 30.19, 35.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Hebrew Bible mountains

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We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend.

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