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Is Petra open on January 13, 2014?

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Is Petra open on January 13, 2014?

I read that Milad un Nab falls on the 13th this year, and I understand banks and government offices will be closed that day. Will Petra still be open, or will it close for the holiday?

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1. Re: Is Petra open on January 13, 2014?

Petra is opened for visitors all year round.the only exception is that when Mr.Obama visited the site(it was closed for half a day) or when there is a very bad weather SNOW

cheers

Raymond

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2. Re: Is Petra open on January 13, 2014?

Like most tourist sites, Petrra does good business on national holiday dates. No way it would be closed.

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3. Re: Is Petra open on January 13, 2014?

Petra never closes. It is one of the major sites in Jordan.

Enjoy your trip!

Jordan Tours & Travel

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4. Re: Is Petra open on January 13, 2014?

yes it is open, just be here and welcome in Jordan,

it's all year open.

Wael Majdalawieh

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5. Re: Is Petra open on January 13, 2014?

its Mawlid al-Nabi, and it should fall on Monday the 13th January

it all depends on the Muslim calander,,,, business will be as norm for tourist sites....

ciao

A99

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