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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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Beautiful but Costly Petra

Petra is beautiful and a must see when in Jordan but be prepared for the cost! Buying a Jordan Pass helps reduce this slightly if you have to pay visa fees so is worth looking... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Petra is beautiful and a must see when in Jordan but be prepared for the cost! Buying a Jordan Pass helps reduce this slightly if you have to pay visa fees so is worth looking into beforehand. Be sure to haggle with anyone you encounter, from the donkey rides to the water - as I was with Jordanians it was... More 

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Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

1. It's a huge place it's a city not town so minimum 2 days if you really into it 2. The price is big for foreigners(entry) so prepare yourself to pay, do Internet check first... But the best part 2 days ticket is just slight different from 1 day ticket 3. The horse ride is free but you need to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Petra is one of the best place to visit and Jordan and certainly live up as a new 7 wonders of the world. Nice place to visit with friends and family but please leave you small kids and infant as you will be required to walk for a long distance.unless you would want to pay for a very pricey... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hey there, i visited the egyptian pyramids and taj mahal, but PETRA is my favorite one till now. If you are visiting Jordan, it is mandatory to visit Petra for minimum a full day. Enjoy your time. You can go by private transportation or via JET in Amman. Have a great trip

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Thank Salahita
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

No way to describe how much was peuteful petra . From the different ancient things .the show was the canion then the treasury where did they filmed Indiana Jones to the monetary we loved it and will come more and more

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Totally worth visiting. You need more than a day to visit. We were there for 11 hours and used a guide. Highly recommend a guide (expensive) as there is no information around. This is especially important if this is a one off trip for you.

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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It's really nice place and you can do a lot for things it's amazing and the best thing to do horses riding in Petra niceeeee

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Even though it was a boiling hot summers day nothing could take away from the sheer magnificence of this place. Well worth hiring a tour guide, ours (Mohammed) was incredibly well informed, and passionate about wadi Musa and Petra. Having a guide prevents you being hassled for donkey rides etc as well. It you are just direct and say 'No... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It an is amazing place to visit, since the moment you arrive is like been in the past. Is a long way but you will enjoy every moment there

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Howey in the Hills, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One of the best ancient sites I've visited, the old world carvings, valleys and sites were amazing! I've been to Ankor Wat & Mayan Temples, but this was by far my favorite! I loved the camels and the weather was great!

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