Amman is the capital and most populous city in Jordan, and the country's economic, political and cultural centre. It’s a fascinating city of contrasts – a unique blend of old and new, ideally situated on a hilly area between the desert and the fertile Jordan Valley.
It is a major tourist destination in the region, particularly among Arab and European tourists. Amman In the commercial heart of the city, ultra-modern buildings, hotels, smart restaurants, art galleries and boutiques rub shoulders comfortably with traditional coffee shops and tiny artisans’ workshops. Everywhere there is evidence of the city’s much older past.