Umm Qais - Jerash - Ajloun

Transfer to up north to visit Um Qais Site which is one of the famous miracle of the Gadarene swine, Gadara was renowned in its time as a cultural centre. It was the home of several classical poets and philosophers, including Theodorus, founder of a rhetorical school in Rome, and was once called “a new Athens” by a poet. Gadara is known today as Umm Qais. Then drive to visit Jerash, wander among the original temples, theaters, plazas, paths and colonnaded streets, all enclosed within the remaining city walls. Within the city walls have been found the remains of settlements dating from the Bronze Age, the Iron Age, the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, Umayyad and Abbasid periods, indicating human occupation at this location for more than 2,500 years. Later, continue to visit Ajloun Castle overlooking the Jordan Valley. Finally, drive back to Amman.