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Al Khuraybah Destination Guide

Explore Al Khuraybah in Jordan.

Al Khuraybah in the region of Ma’an is a town in Jordan - some 98 mi (or 158 km) South of Amman, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Khuraybah is now 05:24 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Damascus, Umm Sawwanah, Madaba, Dana, At Tafilah or Bada. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Sihan, Shammakh, Nijil, Ash Shawbak, Al Muqari'iyah and Al Muthallith. 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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Feynan Ecolodge & Dana Biosphere Reserve...

07:26 min ( June 01, 2010 by FeynanEcolodge)
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First featured on French program Green Trip on Ushuaïa TV, Feynan Ecolodge and Dana Biosphere Reserve are presented as part of a Green Trip special on green travel in Jordan. Produced by 909 producti...

Dana Biosphere Reserve/Feynan Ecolodge

06:50 min ( March 21, 2010 by TravelGreen)
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Dana Biosphere Reserve/Feynan Ecolodge on Green Trip Jordanie

HD--The Ancient City of Petra Jordan

10:38 min ( April 13, 2011 by eurasiatravel)
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Driving in Jordan

00:29 min ( March 05, 2008 by ryanm527)
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Driving from the Amman airport to Wadi Mussa in Jordan

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Interesting facts about this location


Punon is an ancient city in the Arava, Jordan. It was a center of Copper and Iron mines in biblical times. Today it is called Feinan or Faynan. Punon was one of the places (or "stations") visited by the Israelites during the Exodus. "They traveled from Tzalmonah, and encamped in Punon."

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Located at 30.57, 35.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Jordan, Former populated places in Jordan, Hebrew Bible places, Torah places

Dana, Jordan

Dana (ضانا) is a small village near the city of Tafilah, in central-western Jordan. It is situated on the edge of a large natural gorge, Wadi Dana and enjoys spectacular view over Wadi Araba. Dana is about 500 years old, and preserves many aspects of Jordanian villages of the 19th century villages of Jordan. It hosts Dana nature reserve, one of Jordan's premier nature reserves with eco-tourism facilities.

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Located at 30.57, 35.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Tafilah Governorate

Dana Biosphere Reserve

Dana Biosphere Reserve is Jordan's largest nature reserve, located in south-central Jordan. Dana Biosphere Reserve was founded in 1989 in the area in and around the Dana village and Wadi Dana comprising 308 square kilometres .

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Located at 30.57, 35.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Biosphere reserves of Jordan, Geography of Jordan, Nature reserves in Jordan

Khirbat en-Nahas

Built around 3,000 years ago, Khirbat en-Nahas — or Khirbet en Nahas — is one of the largest copper mining and smelting sites of the ancient world. It lies in a desert valley between the Dead Sea and the Gulf of Aqaba, now in Jordan. There is evidence for sophisticated economic and political activity in the valley about 3,000 years ago and archaeologists think it may be the site of an early organized state.

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Located at 30.57, 35.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Jordan, Prehistoric mines