‘Ayn Ammūn

‘Ayn Ammūn is in and has an elevation of 1,351 metres. ‘Ayn Ammūn is situated nearby to .

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
Al-Khazneh is one of the most elaborate temples in , a city of the Nabatean Kingdom inhabited by the Arabs in ancient times. Photo: Graham Racher, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a religious temple in the Nabataean city of . is situated 3½ km northwest of ‘Ayn Ammūn. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, also Li or Alwaeira Castle is a small crusader castle close to in . is situated 3½ km north of ‘Ayn Ammūn.

Archaeological site
The Petra Garden and Pool Complex is a name given to a series of structures within the center of the city of . is situated 3½ km northwest of ‘Ayn Ammūn.

Localities in the Area

, the fabled "rose red city, half as old as time", is a well known ancient Nabataean city in the south of . Photo: Faraheed, CC BY-SA 3.0.

‘Ayn Ammūn

30.3038° or 30° 18' 13.7" north
35.4637° or 35° 27' 49.4" east
Open Location Code
1,351 metres (4,432 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: عين أمون
  • Arabic: عين عمون
  • Arabic: ‘Ayn Amūn
  • Amaun
  • Ayn Amoun
  • `Ayn Ammun

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