Jerash, a city in northern , is famous for its Roman ruins. The archaeological site is popular for tourists, second only to . 48 km north of the capital , Jerash is known for the ruins of the Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.

Landmarks in the Area

The Arch of Hadrian is an ancient Roman structure in , .

The Jerash Temple of Artemis was a Roman temple in , .

Localities in the Area

Jerash is a city in northern . The city is the administrative center of the Jerash Governorate, and has a population of 50,745 as of 2015.


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