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history walk

Alternative Downtown tour

Alternative Downtown tour

Duration:3.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a Tourism Management university student whose passion is creating alternative programs in tourism while involving the people and community along tours. I am the founder of Through Local Eyes, and have experience in coordinating programs with the community to share with others. My main focus is the stories of the people and spaces that tend to be forgotten and overseen. I have great interest…
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What we’ll do

Meeting at Al Husseini Mosque, we will walk to soug al Bukharieh - the first market established in Amman. The story of Jabal al Joufeh will be unveiled as we move towards the stunning view overlooking Amman from Ahmad's roof, where he will share with us his love for the art of pigeon taming and watching. His family will welcome us and tell us about living in an informal Palestinian camp. Walking…

What else you should know

A more suitable time for the guests and the tour guide could be arranged after booking.

What to bring

Pocket money to splurge in the souq and experience the phenomenal food

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Where you'll be

Al Husaini mosque - the center of Old Amman and the oldest mosque in Amman Soug al Bukharieh - the first market established in Amman 1942 Jabal al Joufeh - historically significant area that played a part in shaping Amman's demographic Ahmad's rooftop - a unique social family experience Fouad restaurant - one of the oldest and best falafel restaurants Al-Kalha steps - a witness to the youth of Amman's pioneering

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 8 and up can attend.

More tips

A more suitable time for the guests and the tour guide could be arranged after booking.
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history walk
Alternative Downtown tour
88 reviews
$45 per person
88 reviews
$45 per person