Ishtafaynā
in Ajloun, Jordan

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.359 and 35.744 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 21' 33" and E 35° 44' 38"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dinar - JOD
Spoken languages:
Arabic, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:25 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Amman
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 5:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Jordan in Western Asia

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Jordan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Jordan. Last Update: 2020-01-26 07:22:39

Touring Ishtafaynā

Ishtafaynā in Ajloun is a town located in Jordan about 30 mi (or 49 km) north-west of Amman, the country's capital place.

Time in Ishtafaynā is now 09:25 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Amman with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Ishtafaynā, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Jordan is Amman-Marka International Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Biblical Tels - Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba in Israel at a distance of 37 mi (or 59 km). The closest in Jordan is Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) in a distance of 60 mi (or 59 km), North-West. We collected 2 points of interest near this location.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: 'Ajlun, `Irjan, Kufrinjah, Sakhrah and Al Mazar ash Shamali. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 9°C / 49 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 38%
Air Pressure 1027 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 27th of January 2020

10°C (50 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Tuesday, 28th of January 2020

11°C (51 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 29th of January 2020

10°C (51 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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#UNVyouth - دانا زيدان، طالبة جامعية | المخيم الصيفي للمتطوعين

Published: December 22, 2013
Length: 05:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: What's up Youth Professional Services

Arab Youth Volunteering for a Better Future is a regional project, led by the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme, which seeks to support youth to effectively engage in the development...


Ajloun Castle 2014

Published: January 26, 2014
Length: 41:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mark Chick

The fortress was built by Izz al-Din Usama, a commander and nephew of Salah ad-Din al-Ayyubi (Saladin), in AD 1184-1185. The fortress is considered one of the very few built to protect the...


ירדן - תצפית על הרי הגלעד ועג'לון המקראית (Ajloun) כולל המבצר האיובי Qa'lat Al Rabad

Published: April 22, 2014
Length: 01:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


Ajloun In Snow

Published: July 28, 2013
Length: 43:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Raed J. Smadi

09 / 01 / 2013.


Harley Davidson Jordan Rally 2013 - First day to Ajloun

Published: June 04, 2013
Length: 10:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nadeem Nazir

Harley Davidson Jordan Rally 2013 - First day from Dead Sea to Ajloun.


Ajloun Castle

Published: May 03, 2010
Length: 35:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Beran1979

A castle in Jordan build first by the nephew of Saladin. Then destroyed by the Mongols. Later rebuild by Mamluks. It has been used until 19 Century but two earthquakes in 1837 and 1924...


عجلون- غابات برقش جنة الله على الارض

Published: October 17, 2014
Length: 23:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Varieties Teck

Bergish forest ,beautiful place in Jordan wonderful place in north of Jordan Tourist area Jordan برقش , الكورة , لواء الكورة دير ابي سعيد غابات برقش...


طلاب مدرسة الرفيد الاساسية - الاستاذ علي موفق الدقامسة

Published: November 21, 2009
Length: 20:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: daqamseh4

طلاب مدرسة الرفيد الاساسية - الاستاذ علي موفق الدقامسة.


Edu marin 8b+ Iraq al Dub Rock Trip Jordan 2013

Published: November 20, 2013
Length: 12:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: hakim tamimi

Edu Marin climbing 8b+ in iraq al dub in northern Jordan part of the Rock Trip Jordan 2013. the full feature is coming soon also see the trailer. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2iF8Z3STWGY.


Caracal mountain club gear shop

Published: February 09, 2014
Length: 29:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: hakim tamimi

Adventures..... (you better do it right) buy every thing you can use in outdoors sports from our gear shop caracal mountain club is located in amman at the second circle opened from 3:00 pm...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ajloun

Ajloun also written Ajlun is the capital town of the Ajloun Governorate . A hilly town in the north of Jordan, located 76 kilometers (around 47 miles) north west of Amman. It is noted for its impressive ruins the 12th century castle which known nowadays as Ajlun Castle. The Ajlun Governorate has a population of over 142000 widespread in twenty seven villages and towns and area about 420 km.

Located at 32.35, 35.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in the Ajloun Governorate

Tell Mar Elias

Tell Mar Elias is a hill in the Ajlun region of North Jordan. The site, northwest of Ajlun, has long been identified with Tishbe, mentioned in the Bible as the hometown or region of the Prophet Elijah (Elias or Eliya, in Arabic). The remains of one of the largest known Byzantine churches in Jordan can also be found at the site. Artifacts from this site including marble carvings and small metal religious objects are on display at the Ajloun Castle Museum. \t\t \t\t\tMar Elias Lower Chapel.

Located at 32.3622, 35.7222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Landforms of Jordan, Tourism in Jordan

Ain Janna

Ain Janna is a village is located in the Ajloun Governorate in the north-western part of Jordan. The name is Arabic for Spring of Paradise: Ain is a spring (of water), and Janna is Paradise. The name was supposedly given to the village due to the abundance of water springs and apparent availability of water in the village and its surroundings. As a matter of fact, Ain Janna still has some springs, causing its landscape to be green and crystal clear.

Located at 32.3351, 35.7641 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Ajloun Governorate, Geography of Jordan, Tourism in Jordan

Ajloun Forest Reserve

The Ajloun Forest Reserve is a nature reserve located in the Ajloun Governorate in north-west Jordan. Established by the Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature in 1988 in the area around the village of Umm Al-Yanabi, it comprises an area of 13 square kilometres . The reserve is houses a captive breeding programme for the locally extinct roe deer and has been declared an Important Bird Area by BirdLife International. There are also a number of hiking trails for tourists.

Located at 32.3811, 35.7647 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ajloun Governorate, Tourism in Jordan

Ajlun Castle

Ajloun Castle Arabic: قلعة عجلون‎; transliterated: Qal'at Ajloun; transliterated: is an Ayyubid castle that stands atop Jabal Auf, near Ajloun, in northern Jordan. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:32|19|30.75|N|35|43|38.21|E| |primary |name= }}

Located at 32.3252, 35.7273 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ayyubid architecture, Castles in Jordan, Mameluk castles, Arabic architecture, Tourism in Jordan, 1180s architecture, Ajloun Governorate

Rasoun

Rasoun Village is located in the Ajloun Governorate in northern Jordan. It is known as a beautiful tourist area in Jordan and is characterized by nature scenery. It is approximately 8 kilometers from Ajloun via a road characterized by green mountains and perennial trees. The village has received aid through programs initiated by Queen Rania of Jordan. These programs aimed to improve the village infrastructure and encourage tourism.

Located at 32.3992, 35.7583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Ajloun Governorate

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ishtafeina, Ishtafaynā