For symposium participants and guests, special arrangement has been made with the Crowne Plaza Jordan - Dead Sea Resort & Spa. For special rates click here.
Please refer to the list of the countries that have the visa exemption agreement with Jordan. If your country is included in the list, you will not be required to apply for a visa under normal circumstances. To know more about visas to Jordan click here.
Need to obtain a short-term stay visa from the embassy of Jordan in your country. The procedure usually takes some time. Accordingly, you need to begin the procedure as early as possible. For more information click here.
Only Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) handles all major carriers from around the world. Transportation to the venue is available by airport taxi (available 24/7) with an estimated cost of 34 JOD (50 USD). Below is a map showing the fastest route
To get directions from QAIA to the symposium venue click here.
The nearest weather station to Dead Sea is Suwaymah, according to the weather forecast; the temperature during September is shown below
Things to do
For information on things to do at the Dead Sea and its surrounding areas click here and click here.
Field Trip to Petra
Try not to miss the field trip to the Petra, which is famous for its rock-cut architecture and water conduit system, Petra is also called the Rose City due to the color of the stone out of which it is carved. It has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1985. UNESCO has described it as "one of the most precious cultural properties of man's cultural heritage". The field trip is scheduled to take place on September 13, 2019. The trip fee is fixed for all participants and it cover transportation, entrance fee, guided tour and lunch. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes.
Approximated exchange rate is variable but it’s around:
1 USD = 0.709 JOD
1 Euro = 0.79 JOD
If you are planning to extend your trip to Jordan, there are many places that are worth visiting for more information on places to go in Jordan click here. Try to save money by getting the Jordan Pass, for more information on how to obtain the Jordan Pass and its benefits click here.
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