Best time to go to Jordan

Independence Day or Eid al-Istiklaal 2020

Parades and other traditional performances showcase Jordanians' patriotic spirit and introduce the local culture

Independence Day or Eid al-Istiklaal in Jordan 2019 - Best Time
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Vyacheslav Argenberg

Since May 25th, 1946 Jordan has been a kingdom independent from Britain. The Day of Independence is annually celebrated through patriotic parades, traditional conc​erts, and other typical performances. The major celebration is usually held at Raghadan Palace and is attended by royal family of Jordan: King Abdullah, Queen Rania, and Crown Prince Hussein.