Aqaba City Tour
Explore the city of Aqaba, the only coastal city in Jordan, a prime location as a crossroad between Africa, Asia and Europe. Tour includes the Aqaba Castle, museum and the Aquarium at Marine Science Station Complex.
Situated along the Red Sea, Aqaba has benefitted from its location as a crossroads for trading routes between Africa, Asia and Europe.
Today's city tour brings you to the Aqaba Castle or Mamluk Fort, which was rebuilt in 1587 AD and has been altered multiple times afterwards. Adjacent to Aqaba Castle is the Aqaba Museum, which exhibits collection from the Islamic periods circa mid-7th to 12th centuries.
Marine life enthusiasts will enjoy seeing colourful shoals of fish in the Aquarium at the Marine Science Station Complex.