Unmissable tourist sites
Aqaba Travel guide
Aqaba : Michelin's recommendations
The country’s only seaside resort, and a special economic zone since 2001, Aqaba is gradually acquiring fine residences and luxury hotels; a new marina and hotel complexes are being constructed. The city retains little of its provincial charm, with its popular beach lined by cafe terraces and its fishing port adjacent to its old fort. The main beauties of the area, however, lie beneath the waves to the south of the city.
Tourist attractions Aqaba : Things to see and do
JOR - Aqaba
Thanks to the cutting of the Suez Canal, the Red Sea links the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean. At its northern end, the gulf of Aqaba is Jordan's only access point to the sea. The water temperature ranges between 20 and 30°C depending on the sea..
Al-Istiklal St. JOR - Aqaba
Recent archaeological work has revealed traces of the earliest church yet found. This Roman church dates from the late 3C, predating those of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem and the Nativity in Bethlehem (both are 4C). The site, which also has vestig..
JOR - Aqaba
The park was established in 2004 to protect the extraordinary underwater life of the south coast. It runs for 7km, from the Marine Science Centre aquarium to the Royal Diving Club, and has around 20 dive sites. The most famous are the wreck of the ..
Aqaba, 16th King Talal Street JOR - Aqaba 77110
Prix Prices from : 25 JOD
Set in a quiet location, Dream Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen satellite TV. Aqaba’s Old Souq is a 5-minute walk away, and Aqaba Museum is 10 minutes’ drive. All elevator-accessible accommodation at Dream Hotel i..
Princess Haya Hospital JOR - Aqaba 77110
Aquamarina Hotel is a 3-star hotel that is just a 5-minute walk from Aqaba Beach. It features accommodation with free Wi-Fi and views of the sea or mountains. All air-conditioned accommodation at Aquamarina boast a simple décor and come with a satel..
Aqaba,Eshbeliah st. Building20 JOR - Aqaba 77110
Prix Prices from : 38 JOD
Just a 10-minute walk from the beach, Cedar Hotel is located in Aqaba. It offers modern, air-conditioned accommodation with free Wi-Fi. Berenice Beach Club, with its private beach, is available at an added fee. All rooms at Cedar are fitted with til..