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Ahl Al Kahf

Ahl al-Kahf Street | Abu Alanda, Amman, Jordan
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One Day Islamic Tour From Amman or Dead Sea to the Seven Sleepers
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Ahl al-Kahf Street | Abu Alanda, Amman, Jordan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a religious site and a must for a muslim,so much history attached to it,amazing.Also has a mosque as attachment for praying,beutiful panaromic view of the city,and very clean

Thank guteng1
Reviewed 13 August 2017

A must visit place in Amman, not very much people even the citizens, know how to go there, however, when I went there, it is a very big place, well prepared, a big Masjid is near by. feel the story of Ahl ElKahf as motioned...More

Thank Ashraf K
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This place where the seven sleepers found. The guy who works there explain where the seven sleepers used to sleep and where they used to get the sunlight. Also you will see their bones. It is very small cave, you can finish it in 5...More

1  Thank Alkhateeb77
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This is not well promoted as a touristic place. Located on the outskirts of Amman... Nearby mosque seems to be calm and quiet. Wheelchair access provided to the mosque however wheel chair won't reach the caves. May be they can see the mouth of the...More

Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed 17 April 2017

For me this was a very interesting visit especially since the Quran story is brought to life. Pity that some of the inscriptions have been damaged. But the area is well maintained and secured. The new mosque and gardens are very beautiful.

Thank HafsaPretoria
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Stopped here on my tour south to Petra. Not crowded and the history behind this spot was fascinating. Stop and visit if time allows.

1  Thank MiCharlie124
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The place worth to visit, no doubt, a gentleman frequently comes to open the door of the case and deliver a short description about the cave, Cds sold that have information about the place and the history. Modern Masjed around with modern facility

Thank FreeAdventurer
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Remarkable place set on the grounds of a beautiful mosque. There is a guide who gives the background of the seven sleepers which is very informative. Roman and Islamic influences abound.

Thank Riz24
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Depends on your interests and if you are like me into history; this is A MUST SEE place. I must say this place is one of the ... no actually the best place I have been to in Jordan. As a Muslim I read Suret...More

1  Thank MsJiJi
Reviewed 1 March 2017

There is so much history in this place that you have to see for yourself. One word of advise, read about the seven sleepers first before going, dress conservative since it's located within the grounds of a masque and ask questions of the guide inside...More

Thank Omar E
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sam49001
15 June 2016|
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Response from Ahmed M | Reviewed this property |
Just ask any taxi driver - they'll know where it is
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Ashar I
11 February 2015|
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Response from Syed F | Reviewed this property |
No charges for entry. Visitors enter the cave in batches. These batches are entertained by a local person who gives a detailed briefing on the historical background. This is free as well.
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