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The Roman Army and Chariot Experience

Jerash 26111, Jordan
+962 2 634 2471
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Not In Production Right Now, Probably Won't Be for a Long Time

The sign is still outside the Hippodrome (I've uploaded a picture), but due to the regrettable... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2016
T H
,
Los Angeles, California
To repeat others, this is NOT taking place.

In spite of a website that says the chariot racing is still taking place , it is not. The day we... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2016
SarahC0805
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible21%
15 Jul 2016
“Not In Production Right Now, Probably Won't Be for a Long Time”
27 Apr 2016
“To repeat others, this is NOT taking place.”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Jerash 26111, Jordan
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

The sign is still outside the Hippodrome (I've uploaded a picture), but due to the regrettable decline in tourism in Jordan, this show is not taking place (not enough revenue to pay the cast & crew). With the problems in Syria, Iraq, etc, it’s unlikely...More

5  Thank T H
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

In spite of a website that says the chariot racing is still taking place , it is not. The day we went the site was heaving with hundreds of visitors but no chariot racing. A huge disappointment. There are still signs at the hippodrome but...More

1  Thank SarahC0805
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Amazing brilliant jerash. Excellent Roman empire. Very impressive historical. Visit with a guide is better extraordinary to see. We loved jerash. We loved Jordan.

Thank Sophia S
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

Despite the books and signs at the site this tour doesn't exist therefore don't go expecting this. All I saw was a horse eating grass in the venue!

1  Thank Graham P
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

We visited at the end of October 2015 and there is no indication that it will start again. Speaking to guides at the site they say that tourism has dropped by up to 90% at the site and that they cannot see improvements in the...More

Thank Helena N
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Site in excellent shape. Due to lack of visiting tourist the show has been suspended. Quite sad actually. Jordan is beautiful and safe and gets unfortunate negative press which hurts tourism which is a big part of GDP. Your imagination here and a few minutes...More

2  Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Roman amphitheater and street of columnsthe and the historic theaters reflect the beauty of this place.Hashemite arena surrounded the place and the wonderful popular markets and popular cafes and restaurants.

1  Thank fayeq-alnatour
Reviewed 4 November 2014

A journey to history, educational, entertaining, funny and amazing. you sit where the Romans sat, see what the Romans saw, and enjoy the detailed information, seeing real Roman army with all their battle equipment and tactics. dangerous gladiator fight that look so real, and exciting...More

1  Thank adamsmadi11
Reviewed 31 October 2014

A wonderful experience to witness the state of the army 2000 years back. Came to know that the Roman soldiers marched in a file. Every 8 minutes the person in front goes back to the rearmost part of the file and the second person comes...More

1  Thank senofcal
Reviewed 4 September 2014

What a nice treat and going back in history to witness this superb production of the Roman Army Chariots. A must for every tourist. Just call to make sure for the times as they are not performing every day.

1  Thank Esme L
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Sharon R
12 March 2015|
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Response from Ragnar12 |
Me too! One week of stay in Jordan, I should not miss this one.
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