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Address: Petora, Jordan, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
Phone Number: 06-569-6151
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A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Petra (ancient capital city of the Nabataean...

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Petra (ancient capital city of the Nabataean people) recently proclaimed as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.

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The most beautiful place ever!!. Be ready for the heat but at the end is worth it. Is one of those places you need to add on your bucket list.

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Bahrain
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Petra is about 60 min drive from Amman. The road to Petra itself is beautiful and enjoyable to drive. Petra site Is about 2-3 km walk and it was hot day but we enjoyed the history and amazing site . I wish it was more organized by the authority and cleaner for the tourist . You will love this place... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The most beautiful place ever!!. Be ready for the heat but at the end is worth it. Is one of those places you need to add on your bucket list.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Jordan is a very harsh and arid land but there is a certain beauty in the mountains and across the nomadic plains that will capture you. Petra the Rose City is an unbelievable historical and archaeological city with its buildings carved into the beautiful pink stone of the cliffs. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site dating back before 300... More 

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If there isn't a Petra in Jordan, maybe I will never visit this country. So I visited Jordan three times and almost remembered the routes and all the view points there. It is still attractive as the first time I was there. One of the New seven wonders of the world, No Doubt!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We only had a day in Petra, and were driving back to Amman in the evening. We got there at 7am, which was a very good idea while it was still relatively cool. We spent most of the day, until 2-3pm there, which was enough to see most of the essential sites. By lunch time it got very hot and... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

9 hours of traversing Petra. 3 hours with a guide then my 14yo daughter and I roamed the site (with SIM card in iphone to research, and get GPS, and with the Lonely Planet). IF anyone is debating whether to climb the 900 steep incline steps to the Monastery - DO it. We debated, we did it, and it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the world's wonders and a great taste for the ancient life of the Nabateans in Jordan. The walks/hikes make for a fun day outdoors (or multiple days as there are many things to see and directions to walk/hike). The site is well maintained and a must see in Jordan!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's breathtaking. A lot of walking but can't get bored. It brought me back to the ancient times, full of mystery. I can only reached the amazing Khazneh, I should go back and reach to the end. Many 'taxis' offered by local people (camels, donkeys and horse carts), many kids were selling souvenirs but they did not disturb further once... More 

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Chihuahua, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was the most impressive site ever. Walking on the canyon before you actually reach the Treasury is awesome, breathtaking. You have to do it early morning, well 8 am is just fine, Cool, great lighting, and the colors on the rocks, are just incredible. And then actually reaching the city, which is bigger than I had expected, so well... More 

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Merion Station, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This amazing site deserves a long visit to permit ascending to the upper reaches for those in good physical shape. The extra climb is also available by donkey or horse but that seemed scarier! You will get your exercise on the 800+ steps but the upper level and the additional scenic climbs to peak overlooks inhabited by a single Bedouin... More 

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