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 ..
Ma'an Street Building 9, Opposite King Hussein Street JOR - Aqaba 77110
Located in Aqaba, Rosa Hotel offers simply furnished accommodations. It features free public Wi-Fi and the beach is a 2-minute walk away from the hotel. All air-conditioned rooms are fitted with tiled floors. Each one offers a satellite TV and a min..
Al Hamamat Al Tunisia Street JOR - Aqaba 77110
Just a 5-minute walk from Aqaba Beach, Dweik Hotel 1 is located in Aqaba. It offers brightly decorated rooms with tiled floors. The hotel features a restaurant that serves 24-hour room service. All air-conditioned rooms are fitted with wooden furnis..
Al Reem Street JOR - Aqaba 77110
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Ideally located in the centre of Aqaba, Golden Rose Hotel is a budget hotel that features air-conditioned accommodation with a flat-screen satellite TV. Aqaba Beach is a short walk away. All rooms at Golden Rose Hotel are simply furnished. Each incl..