AL FARIS - International Horseback Archery Competition - Jordan



Jordan is located at the cross roads of three continents: Asia, Europe and Africa. It is strategically positioned northwest of Arabia at the Southern part of Bilad El Sham and not very far from the Eastern shores of the Mediterranean. Jordan has access to the Red Sea via the port city of Aqaba, located at the northern end of the Gulf of Aqaba. Geographic co-ordinates: 29 - 34 00 N, 35 - 39 E


Total: 89,213 sq. km (34, 445 sq. miles)

Land: 88,884 sq. km (34, 318 sq. miles)

Water: 329 sq. km (127 sq. miles)


6,269,285 (July 2009 est.)