Karak Castle

Castle(s):Karak Castle
Location: > >
Map:

The Castle

What should we know?

Name in local script:
Add Data
Also known as:
Add Data
 
Environment type:desert, hill, mountain
Location type:rural, town

What can we see or do there?

Attractions:
Events:
Add Data
 
Services:guides
Shops:
Add Data

How much will it cost us?

Currency:Jordanian Dinar (JOD)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
adult (non-resident)JOD2
adult (resident)JOD0.25

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:45 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
everyday8am4pm
 
Temporarily closed:
Add Data

How can we get in contact?

Email:
Add Data
Website:
Add Data
Telephone:065 678 444
Postal address:
Add Data
Fax:
Add Data
 
Language(s):Arabic, English
Timezone:UTC+03:00
Country calling code:962

How can we get there?

Coordinates:
 
Transportation type:
Add Data
Route number:
Nearest stop:

The Directions

If you know how to get to Karak Castle and would like to share that information with the community, contact [email protected] and we’ll post it right here in the directory.

The Directions

If you know how to get to Karak Castle and would like to share that information with the community, contact [email protected] and we’ll post it right here in the directory.

The Directions

If you know how to get to Karak Castle and would like to share that information with the community, contact [email protected] and we’ll post it right here in the directory.

What are the numbers and averages?

Size:
Add Data
Height:
Add Data
Length:
Add Data
 
Altitude:930m

Top Descriptions

Strategically built atop one of Jordan’s many hills, this 12th century castle offers outstanding views across and beyond . Though quite dilapidated inside, Karak Castle is a decent size site with lots of nooks and crannies and even a couple of tunnels to satisfy the inner explorer. – Sarah
 
If you’ve written a description for Karak Castle you’d like to share with the community, send it to [email protected] and we’ll post it right here in the directory.

Top Tips

Apart from a few souvernir sellers and guides, there isn’t much in the castle. If you are hungry, there are eateries lining the car park.
This is a far superior site to , so if you only fancy one such attraction then make it Karak Castle.
Though there are signs around the site, a little internet research before visiting this castle will no doubt enhance your experience.
There are dark nooks and tunnels here so it may be worth bringing a flashlight.
 
If you have a tip about Karak Castle and would like to share that information with the community, contact [email protected] and we’ll post it right here in the directory.

Reviews & Amenities

1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Helpfulness
0
Knowledge
0
Memorability
1
Professionalism
0
Quality
0
Recommendation
1
Amount
0
Costs
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Security
1
Size
0
Value for money
1
Amount
1
Cleanliness
1
Costs
1
Modernity
1
Noise
1
Quality
1
Recommendation
1
Size
1
Speed of service
1
Value for money
1
Variety
1
Architectural interest
1
Awe
1
Creativity
1
Decoration
1
Preservation
1
Age
0
Amount of replicas
1
Historical interest
1
Historical significance
1
Historical uncertainty
1
Need for background knowledge
1
Preservation
1
Restoration
1
English information
0
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for local language
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Contactability
1
Quality
0
Response time (online)
0
Response time (phone)
1
Altitude
1
Ascent
1
Descent
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Risk
1
Amount
1
Captivation
1
General costs
1
Interactivity
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Value for money
1
Ability to explore
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
1
Picnicking
1
Authenticity
1
Awe
1
Captivation
1
Evocativeness
1
Interactivity
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
1
Recommendation
1
Backpackers
1
Children
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
1
Visibility
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Temperature
1
Wind
0
Birdlife (viewing)
0
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
1
Signs
1
Costs
0
Discounts
1
Foreigner pricing
1
Haggle factor
1
Hidden costs
1
Obvious pricing
1
Price inflation
1
Ticket costs
1
Tipping factor
1
Value for money
1
Altitude sickness
1
Danger (general)
0
Dengue
0
Malaria
1
Rats
1
Robbery
1
Amount
1
Captivation
0
Multilingual
1
Quality
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Flashlights
1
Guides
1
Identification
1
Previous knowledge
1
Reservations
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Access to cash machines
0
By card (credit)
0
By card (debit)
1
Fees
0
In foreign currency
1
In local currency
1
Ability to record
1
Ability to take photos
1
Ability to use flash
1
Fees
1
Photogenic factor
1
Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Queuing time
1
Time needed
1
Walking time

Karak Castle Forum

Please use this forum to tell us about any new or out-of-date information about Karak Castle or to ask or answer any questions specific to this page. Or join our World Forum for more general information.

Total users: 0

Customize