Up to date information for vaccinations before you travel to Jordan are available from the NHS website
For up to date information around safety and security in Jordan read the Foreign & Commonwealth Office latest information for Jordan.
For cooler temperatures in the high teens, the best time to visit Jordan is March-May. Amman reaches a comfortable 32°C between June and September, while nights can drop below freezing from December to February. The beaches of Aqaba and the salty Dead Sea touch 40°C in July.
You'll need a visa to enter Jordan. You can get a single entry visa valid for 1 month on arrival at the airports or the Sheikh Hussein/North Border crossing at the Jordan/Israel border.You can extend your visa after you arrive in Jordan up to a maximum period of 6 months.
The official currency of Jordan is the Jordanian dinar.
Animals in Jordan. striped hyena, the ibex, the Arabian gazelle, the leopard, the jackal, the wolf, the camel, the desert fox, the rabbit, and the sand rat.
The national dish of Jordan and the most distinctive Jordanian dish. Mansaf is a traditionaldish made of lamb cooked in a sauce of fermented dried yogurt called Jameed and served with rice or bulgur.
Arabic is the official language in Jordan & English has been the primary foreign language in the country since 1946, there is a small French speaking population in Jordan.
The currency in Jordan is the Jordanian dinar. Tipping in Restaurants. 10% for service may be automatically added to the bill, but a small tip - 5-10% - for the waiters is appropriate.
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What is the time difference in Jordan?
The time difference is 3 hours
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Stay informed before during and after your trip to Jordan with this Jordan Guidebook .