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==Other destinations==
 
==Other destinations==
  
*[[Desert Castles]] — three of the more prominent historic sites (as well as several smaller ones) are located in the Eastern Desert.
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*[[Desert Castles]] — three of the more prominent desert castles (as well as several smaller ones) are located in the Eastern Desert.
  
As of 2016, the two largest Jordanian refugee camps built in response to the Syrian Civil War, Azraq and Zaatari, were located in the Eastern Desert as well. They are not generally open to the public, but can be seen from the road.
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As of 2016, the two largest Jordanian refugee camps built in response to the Syrian Civil War, Azraq and Zaatari, were located in the Eastern Desert as well.
  
 
==Understand==
 
==Understand==
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==Get around==
 
==Get around==
  
The distances are great in the east of Jordan, and a comparative lack of bus services can make transportation difficult. Many tour operators run services along the Desert Castles route, while a taxi from Amman should be able to exhaustively cover the region for about 60 JOD.
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The distances are great in the east of Jordan, and a comparative lack of bus services can make transportation different. Many tour operators run services along the Desert Castles route, while a taxi from Amman should be able to exhaustively cover the region for about 60 JOD.
  
 
==See==
 
==See==

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