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Visa

North Americans, Europeans, ocean Asian obtain a visa on arrival. Certain countries deny entries which has evidence that you have visited the occupied territory.


Local Time

October – March: GMT + 2 April – September: GMT + 3


Communications

Telephone services are efficient and reliable.


Public Holidays


Electricity

220 AC volts, 50 Hz, requiring rounded two-prong wall plugs. Visitors from the US will need a transformer which most hotels can provide.


Business Hours

Friday is the weekly holiday. Banks, government offices and most businesses are closed on Saturdays as well


Business Type

Banks 08.30-15.00 (some reopen from 15.30-17.30) Business Offices 08.30-13.00 & 15.30-18.30 Government Offices 08.00-15.00 Shops Flexible but typically 09.30-13.30 & 15.30-18.00


Tipping

You'll soon note that tipping is part of the culture when you travel in Jordan, though you should also take into consideration that it is not compulsory and should only be given if good service is received


Attire

When your day’s program includes visits to mosques, churches or other sacred sites, modest attire is the most respectful.


Weather

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 7.9 9 11.7 15.8 20.5 23.6 25.1 25.3 23.5 20.2 14.8 9.7


Telephone no

Police 192 Ambulance 193

Visa

North Americans, Europeans, ocean Asian obtain a visa on arrival. Certain countries deny entries which has evidence that you have visited the occupied territory.


Local Time

October – March: GMT + 2

April – September: GMT + 3


Communications

Telephone services are efficient and reliable.


Electricity

220 AC volts, 50 Hz, requiring rounded two-prong wall plugs. Visitors from the US will need a transformer which most hotels can provide.


Business Hours

Friday is the weekly holiday. Banks, government offices and most businesses are closed on Saturdays as well

Business Type

Business Hours

Banks

08.30-15.00 (some reopen from 15.30-17.30)

Business Offices

08.30-13.00 & 15.30-18.30

Government Offices

08.00-15.00

Shops

Flexible but typically  09.30-13.30 & 15.30-18.00


Tipping

You'll soon note that tipping is part of the culture when you travel in Jordan, though you should also take into consideration that it is not compulsory and should only be given if good service is received


Attire

When your day’s program includes visits to mosques, churches or other sacred sites, modest attire is the most respectful.


Weather

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

7.9

9

11.7

15.8

20.5

23.6

25.1

25.3

23.5

20.2

14.8

9.7


Telephone no

Police 192

Ambulance 193