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Fun things to do in Amman


Some new members have been asking for ideas of fun things to do in Amman, so I thought I'd start a post on which everyone can contribute ideas :) We will be organizing some events and/or trips based on some of these activities when we return to Amman shortly.

Trader Vic's at the Regency Hotel has salsa dancing on Friday nights.

Souk Jara off of Rainbow Street is an outdoor market selling some pretty unique things every Friday (from around May to September).

Climbat Amman Indoor Climbing Center is an indoor rock/wall-climbing center a little ways outside of the city.

The Mountain Valley Country Club outside of Amman has paintball, archery, beach volleyball, and football.

TimeOut in the Kempinski hotel has a small bowling alley, pool tables, air hockey, etc.

There is also another bowling alley on the top floor of Mecca Mall.

Al-Hussein Cultural Center hosts a variety of concerts throughout the year, frequently by the Amman Symphony Orchestra.

There is a nice cinema in Baraka Mall.

Raceways Karting - indoor go-carts in Swefieh

Amman Waves - water park

Explore Jordan - outdoor trips around Jordan

Cycling Jordan - cycling day-trips around Jordan

Wild Jordan - organizes day- and overnight outdoor trips around Jordan.

Camping in Wadi Rum

Scuba diving in Aqaba

Anyone know of any bars that do karaoke or trivia nights?

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