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Address: Wadi Rum, Jordan
Description: This spring was named for T.E. Lawrence, of Lawrence of Arabia fame, who...
This spring was named for T.E. Lawrence, of Lawrence of Arabia fame, who fought in the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Empire.
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Not much there really - just a few green bushes halfway up the cliffside. Good small tent with refreshments though !

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Not much there really - just a few green bushes halfway up the cliffside. Good small tent with refreshments though !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Mind blowing, the best experience of my life was the camel ride into Wadi Rum and the overnight with the Bedouin. Anything in Wadi Rum blew me away

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

we road a camel for an hour then met our driver. We loved just looking at the immense rock formations inscriptions and textures and cookers. Wish we had done this late afternoon the best light for shadows. We had mint and sage tea under tented cover and wonderful lunch near the Burdha rock (?). our camp Was captains camp too... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

That it, but it is in the way, we stopped and drink a tea ,ok nice but nothing exceptional except the fact that lawrence was here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The place of the spring is uphill in the mountains but easy to reach. It is also not too far from the entrance into the desert of Wadi Rum. When you climb up to the source you will have a great view into the wadi. At the place of the spring you can find a few trees and some shadow... More 

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Kent UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

It was a good place to stop, to drink some Arabic tea and the younger members of our family climbed up the rocks to see the source of the spring.

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The hike to the spring is nice with nice views but the well itself is not much. Don't drink the water.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Great climb ...see a few desert creatures ....on your way , like lizards and may be other ones during the summer season .

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Hamata and Berenice, Egypt
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

One of the first spots we visited in Wadi Rum, not the nicest one in my opinion. It's a pretty easy climb, with a good view from the top.

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Stavanger, Rogaland, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I have experienced at least two springs that different guides claimed was the Lawrence spring. Still don't know which was the "true" spring - however, both of them were a small scramble uphill and rewarded me with a great view of the landscape. Both of them worth the effort

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Address: Address: Wadi Rum, Jordan
Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Ma'in Governorate  >  Wadi Rum

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