Marka
District of Amman
in Amman Governorate, Jordan

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.955 and 35.945 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 57' 18" and E 35° 56' 42"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dinar - JOD
Spoken languages:
Arabic, English
Local electricity:
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
Local Time: 09:32 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Amman
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:39 am and 6:25 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: 3,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Jordan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Jordan. Last Update: 2021-05-13 08:37:04

Discover Marka

The district Marka of Amman in Amman Governorate is a subburb in Jordan and is a district of the nations capital.

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ar Rusayfah, Al `Abdalli, Al Jubayhah, Al Juwayyidah and Sahab. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 26%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 1% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 14th of May 2021

26°C (79 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 15th of May 2021

27°C (80 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 16th of May 2021

26°C (79 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

InterContinental Hotels AMMAN (JORDAN)

Address
0,8 mi
Islamic College Street,P.O. Box 35014
11180 AMMAN
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn AMMAN

Address
0,8 mi
P.O. Box 941825
11194 AMMAN
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Crowne Plaza AMMAN

Address
0,8 mi
P.O. Box 950555
11195 AMMAN
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


JERUSALEM INTERNATIONAL HOTEL

Address
0,7 mi
QUEEN RANIA AL ABDULLA ST
11110 Amman
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Belle Vue Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
SECOND CIRCLE JABAL
000000 AMMAN
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Art Hotel Downtown

Address
0,8 mi
30 King Faisal Street
Amman
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


AL FANAR PALACE AIRPORT HOTEL

Address
0,7 mi
124 QUEEN RANIA AL ABDULLAH STREET 19196
11196 Amman
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


DAYS INN HOTEL SUITES AMMAN

Address
0,1 mi
AL RABYEH OMARBIN ABDULAZIZ ST
11195 Amman
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Comfort Hotel Suites

Address
0,1 mi
Ali Nasouh Al-Taheer Street
11185 Amman
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Capri Hotel Suites

Address
0,8 mi
Sa'ad Bin Abi Wakkas
2498 Amman
Jordan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Sue's trip to Amman, Jordan

Published: July 01, 2012
Length: 22:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: suesun

По местам боевой славы, а точнее, по местам моей счастливой юности) Abdoun, Amman June 2012.


JORDAN: Streets of Amman Downtown

Published: July 10, 2012
Length: 16:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: PlanetExplore

Amman, Jordan.


Sneak Peak for Amman from the top - #Amman #Jo #PhantomAmman

Published: December 21, 2014
Length: 16:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alaa Tarawneh

Quick shoot for #amman #Jo from the top using DJI Phantom 2 Vision #PhantomAmman #PhantomQatar.


Amman, Jordan | Oct 4 - 9, 2010 | RTW Ep.147

Published: March 03, 2011
Length: 37:27 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Kyde and Eric

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01 Jordan - Driving around Jordan & Amman

Published: August 24, 2012
Length: 15:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrMikesTravels Mike Colucci

Driving around the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and the capital city of Amman.


Reboot Review Amman! | What is Art? Campaign Video

Published: October 22, 2013
Length: 53:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Q0DE

Let's bring back Review Amman Art Magazine on Ipad and Kindle, for art audiences everywhere. Support the campaign on Zoomaal here: http://goo.gl/QSGOu4 | BACKGROUND | When Dina Dabbas ...


Amman in a hyperlapse

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 25:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Meelad Shlemoon

Amman city in February 2015.


Amman Downtown وسط البلد

Published: November 26, 2014
Length: 40:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fast Tour _JORDAN

جولة مسائية في وسط البلد في العاصمة الاردنية عمان مرورا بالمدرج الروماني والمسجد الحسيني ومكتبات امانة...


Helicopter (Amman Jordan)

Published: January 23, 2008
Length: 36:02 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: sharkking1982

انا في جولة في عمان وحلا شباب الخلايله وشباب الاردن و شباب العربي نت و مطار عمان.


Bling Amman

Published: November 25, 2014
Length: 31:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bling Amman

Introducing the following items with a bit of fun: GOLDEN SUN, DEEP BLUE SEA, MOON SLICE, SIMPLE CLASS and MELLOW SPIRIT. Find the most recent collection here ...


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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.

Amman

Amman is the capital and largest city of Jordan. It is the country's political, cultural and commercial centre and one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. The Greater Amman area has a population of 2,842,629 as of 2010. The population of Amman is expected to jump from 2.8 million to almost 6.5 million by 2025 due to constant and rapid immigration. The recent economic growth experienced in Amman is unmatched by any other Arab city except those located in the Gulf.

Located at 31.9333, 35.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Amman, Populated places in the Amman Governorate, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Megalithic monuments in the Middle East, Capitals in Asia, Tourism in Jordan, Hebrew Bible cities, Fertile Crescent

Princess Sumaya University for Technology

Princess Sumaya University for Technology (PSUT), established in 1991, is a specialized, Non-governmental, Non-profit, Jordanian university, owned by the leading applied research centre in Jordan, the Royal Scientific Society (RSS). PSUT’s area of specialization is IT, Communications and Electronics. As a nonprofit institution, PSUT embraces both the public and private sectors, but while akin to public universities in its mission, it is more aligned to the private sector in drive and spirit.

Located at 32.0231, 35.8764 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Jordan, Entrepreneurship organizations, Educational institutions established in 1991, Education in Amman, Princess Sumaya University for Technology

University of Jordan

The University of Jordan, often abbreviated UJ, is a state-supported university located in Amman, Jordan. Founded in 1962, it is the largest and oldest institution of higher education in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The university has the highest admission averages in the country and is considered the premier university in Jordan and one of the most prestigious in the Arab World. It is located in the Jubaiha area of the University District in Amman.

Located at 32.0139, 35.8728 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Jordan, Educational institutions established in 1962, Education in Amman, University of Jordan, 1962 establishments in Jordan

King Abdullah I Mosque

The King Abdullah I Mosque, built between 1982 and 1989 in Amman, Jordan. It is capped by a magnificent blue mosaic dome beneath which 3,000 Muslims may offer prayer.

Located at 31.9616, 35.9131 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Mosques in Jordan, Buildings and structures in Amman, Buildings and structures completed in 1989, 1989 establishments in Jordan

Raghadan Flagpole

The Raghadan Flagpole is a 126.8-metre tall flagpole in Amman, Jordan. It was built from steel and erected on the grounds of Raghadan Palace at the royal compound of Al-Maquar. The leader of Jordan, King Abdullah II, officially hoisted the country's flag on 10 June 2003. It was the tallest free-standing flagpole in the world at the time, and is clearly visible across the capital as well as from as far away as 20 kilometres .

Located at 31.9689, 35.9356 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Amman, Buildings and structures completed in 2003, Flagpoles

Ad-Dustour

The Ad-Dustour Arabic: الدستور‎) is an Arabic daily newspaper published in Jordan. Its headquarters is in Amman, Jordan. It is owned by the Jordan Press and Publishing Company. The first issue of the newspaper was published on Tuesday 28 March 1967. The Jordan Press and Publishing Company was a private company until 1986, when the Jordanian government bought a share of it.

Located at 31.9981, 35.8798 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Newspapers published in Jordan, Publications with year of establishment missing, Arabic-language newspapers, Publications established in 1967, Jordanian media, Media in Amman

Roman theater (Jordan)

The Roman Theatre is an ancient Roman theater in Amman, Jordan.

Located at 31.9517, 35.9393 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Amman, Roman sites in Jordan, Ancient Roman theatre buildings, Buildings and structures completed in the 2nd century

Amman Civil Airport

Amman Civil Airport at Marka, is a one-terminal airport situated in East Amman, Jordan. It was the home hub of Royal Jordanian Airlines, the national flag carrier, until Queen Alia International Airport was opened in 1983. It mainly serves now as a regional airport servicing domestic and nearby international routes, as well as charter and private VIP flights. It is home to airlines such as Royal Wings, Jordan Aviation, and Arab Wings. Amman Airport is operational 24 hours a day.

Located at 31.9725, 35.9914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Jordan, Buildings and structures in Amman

Marka refugee camp

The Marka refugee camp is one of six "emergency" camps erected in 1968 to shelter 15,000 Palestinian refugees and displaced persons who left the West Bank and the Gaza Strip as a result of the 1967 Arab-Israeli war. Located ten kilometers northeast of Amman in Jordan, it is known locally as Hittin (حطين) or Schneller and houses 44,879 UNRWA registered refugees and over 17,500 displaced persons.

Located at 32.0091, 36.0205 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places established in 1968, Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan

Abdoun Bridge

Wadi Abdoun Bridge is a bridge in Amman, Jordan. The only cable-stayed bridge in the country, it crosses the Wadi Abdoun. The building of the bridge commenced on 14 December 2002 and it was opened on 14 December 2006. It is part of Amman's Beltway project and links North Amman to the 4th Circle and Zahran Street.

Located at 31.9497, 35.8928 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Jordan, Buildings and structures in Amman, Bridges completed in 2006, 2006 establishments in Jordan

Abdoun Circle

Abdoun Circle is a traffic circle in the `Abdoun neighborhood of Amman, Jordan. The circle is across Wadi Abdoun from the 4th Circle, which it is linked to by the Abdoun Bridge. A tunnel under the roundabout was created with the addition of the bridge. The circle is considered a main shopping district of Amman as well as a place with a diverse selection of restaurants. Most of the surrounding cafes have Wifi internet access.

Located at 31.9486, 35.8925 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Amman

Mango House

The Mango House is a building in Amman, Jordan. Situated on Mango Street, the house looks out toward Jabal Akhddar on the other side of the valley that is downtown Amman.

Located at 31.9494, 35.9318 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Amman, 1940s architecture, Jordanian architecture

List of roads in Amman

The following is a list of roads, streets, and major thoroughfares in Amman, Jordan.

Located at 31.9506, 35.9231 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Amman, Lists of roads

Al Abdali

Al Abdali is one of the five districts of the Municipality of Greater Amman. It covers an area of 15 square kilometres in the heart of Amman. A population of 120,000 includes the neighborhoods of Shmeisani, Sports City district, Jabal al Hussein, and Jabal Luweibdeh. The old historic areas of Jabal Al Hussein and Luweibdeh also have some of the city's most important government and military locations.

Located at 31.9644, 35.9064 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Amman

Amman Citadel

The Amman Citadel is a national historic site at the center of downtown Amman, Jordan. Known in Arabic as Jabal al-Qal'a, (جبل القلعة), the L-shaped hill is one of the seven jabals that originally made up Amman. Evidence of occupation since the pottery Neolithic period has been found, making it among the world's oldest continuously inhabited places.

Located at 31.9547, 35.9343 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Amman, Mountains of Jordan, Archaeological sites in Jordan

Le Royal Hotel (Amman)

The Le Royal, or Le Royal Hôtel d'Ammān is one of the tallest buildings in Amman, Jordan. Located in the 3rd Circle area, the building serves as a host of Le Royal Hotel chain in addition to a shopping mall, cinemas and commercial offices. The building's original cost of $200 million was increased to $350 million over the course of construction.

Located at 31.9533, 35.9092 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Amman, Hotels in Jordan, Hotel buildings completed in 2003

King Hussein Cancer Center

The King Hussein Cancer Center (KHCC) (Arabic مركز الملك حسين للسرطان), is a medical center in Amman, Jordan. It treats both adult and pediatric patients. KHCC treats over 3500 new cancer patients each year from Jordan and the region. KHCC has established programs that focus on all stages of comprehensive cancer care: from prevention and early detection, through diagnosis and treatment, to palliative care.

Located at 32.0045, 35.875 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hospitals in Jordan, Hospitals established in 1997, Buildings and structures in Amman, 1997 establishments in Jordan

Rujm Al-Malfouf

Rujm Al-Malfouf is one of a series of watchtowers from the Ammonite kingdom in modern day Amman, Jordan. Built in the first half of the first millennium BCE, the watchtower is located on Jabal Amman. Rujm Al-Malfouf is next to the Jordanian Ministry of Antiquities.

Located at 31.9578, 35.9047 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Amman, Archaeological sites in Jordan, 1st-millennium BC establishments

Jordan Media City

Jordan Media City is a media city based in Jordan which was established in 2001. It is a private company founded as a result of an agreement between the government of the Hashemite kingdom of Jordan and Dallah Production Company. It was set up with a capital of ten million JDs (15 million US Dollars). It now transmits over 247 channels and retransmitts 57 radio broadcasts.

Located at 31.9061, 35.9314 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Special Economic Zones, Buildings and structures in Amman, Jordanian culture, Economy of Jordan, Geography of Jordan, 2001 establishments in Jordan

German-Jordanian University

The German-Jordanian University (GJU), often abbreviated GJU, is a state-supported university located in Madaba at Al Mushaqqar. The university provides the student body with a variety of degrees, and differs from other Jordanian universities by offering German language courses, with the chance for students to visit and study in Germany for their fourth academic year.

Located at 32.0256, 35.8772 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Jordan, Educational institutions established in 2005, Education in Amman, German-Jordanian University, 2005 establishments in Jordan

Jordan Investment Board

Jordan Investment Board (JIB) is the national investment promotion agency of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The organization was founded in 1995, the year the Investment Promotion Law was introduced, and is responsible for acquiring and providing professional consulting services to foreign and domestic investors who want to invest in the growing economy of Jordan.

Located at 31.9647, 35.8847 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ministry of Industry and Trade (Jordan), Economy of Jordan, Foreign relations of Jordan, Companies of Jordan, Investment agencies, Companies established in 1995, Organizations established in 1995, 1995 in Jordan

Specialty Hospital, Jordan

Specialty Hospital is a medical center in Amman, Jordan, established in 1993 under royal patronage. A 250-bed multispecialty equipped facility, it was the first hospital to attain the BS OHSAS 18001 certification and is also the owner of several other international and national accreditations and recognitions, such as MECC award, King Abdullah II award, HCAC accreditation, ISO 9002 and ISO 9001, and more.

Located at 31.9787, 35.9005 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hospitals in Jordan, Hospitals established in 1993, Buildings and structures in Amman

Petra Stadium

Petra Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Amman, Jordan. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 5,000 spectators.

Located at 31.9817, 35.9039 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Jordan

Arab Medical Center

Arab Medical Center (AMC) is one of the leading referral hospitals both for patients in the Middle East and internationally, located in Amman, Jordan. Initially established as a center for cardiac excellence and specialty surgery, the AMC now caters for the majority of medical and surgical services both for adults and pediatric patients.

Located at 31.9594, 35.8786 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hospitals in Jordan, Hospitals established in 1993, Buildings and structures in Amman

Al Khalidi Medical Center

Al Khalidi Medical Center (KMC) is one of the leading heart and comprehensive specialty hospitals in Jordan. KMC is the sole private-sector medical institution to be selected by the Royal Commission on Health towards studying and setting the National Agenda, called for by King Abdullah II, to lay the ground for the healthcare industry in Jordan for the next 20 years.

Located at 31.9503, 35.9036 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Jordan