The Best Photography in Jordan

Looking for the best photography in Jordan? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Jordan. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top photography spots in and near Jordan

  • Petra District, Jordan

    Explore the Ancient City of Petra

    4.8
    1.2 mi / 0 ft gain
    I'm sure we all know and recognize Petra or the "treasury" from the Indiana Jones movie, but did you know its not a stage but an ancient city you can explore and enjoy. This ancient city was built over 2,000 years ago and wasn't found by western man until 1812. The city was built by a nomadic Ara...
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  • Amman, Jordan

    Photograph the Roman Amphitheater in Amman

    A beautiful ancient Roman theatre from the 2nd-century Bring your camera to the Roman Amphitheater located in the eastern part Amman. It is specifically at the foot of Jabal Al-Joufah, on a hill opposite the Amman Citadel. It is free and open to the public and offers wonderful views of the neig...
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  • Amman, Jordan

    Photograph the Amman Citadel at Sunset

    Go to the Citadel with your camera for a striking view of the city at sunset! The Citadel sits on the highest hill in Amman and overlooks the old city and Roman Theater below. The Citadel houses the Temple of Hercules, a Byzantine church, and the Umayyad palace - all of which look beautiful again...
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  • Wadi Rum Village, Jordan

    Camp in the Valley of the Moon

    Wadi Rum, also known as the Valley of the Moon, is a nature preserve south of Petra, known for its beauty and history. It has striking landscape, ridges, arches, and beautiful colored sand that will leave you in awe. You can tour Wadi Rum by Jeep (or other car) or by camel, typically in groups le...
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