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Address: Petora, Jordan, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
Phone Number: +962 6 569 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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Private Tour: Petra Walking Tour to the Monastery with Lunch In Petra from Amman

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a must in jordan!

really something unusual. there are some walking to do but really worth it. a different place.a different taste of ancient times. only problem is that is is flooded with tourists... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Amman, Jordan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

this is one of the new world wonders, one of the places that you need to visit in your life ( if you can ) i feel lucky to be Jordanian and i can be there in few hours any time. the please need more organizing but its still amazing,

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Absolutely must do. The complete travel through the Siq till the treasury is breathtaking and eye opening.

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Mauritius
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

really something unusual. there are some walking to do but really worth it. a different place.a different taste of ancient times. only problem is that is is flooded with tourists and the journey to the place may seem long and expensive. but don't leave jordan without seeing it.

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Thank Seedoyal V
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Petra is huge. So big that even in peak season you can easily find a spot to sit and enjoy the views, without another soul in sight. It does require a lot of walking so comfortable shoes and clothing is an absolute must. Sand will undoubtedly get into your shoes so it's worth stopping every so often to shake them... More 

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

These ruins are amazing to see! There is a lot of walking required so be prepared with great shoes. Also the one thing I wasn't expecting is that there are lots of vendors selling things or trying to get you to take a camel or donkey ride. It was a bit much in my opinion. However everything else was amazing!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing! One of the coolest places I have ever been.dress warmly during the winter, and plan on a ton of walking on some rather rugged terrain. There are too many people trying to sell you crap, even at the top of some of the highest places, which was super annoying. It really is a must see location, so cool!

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Amman, Jordan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Located about 300 km from Amman in the southern part of Jordan. It is a must see unique site. To enter Petra fee is to be paid; 1jd for locals and 50 jd for foreigners. It requires over

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The sites and views here are one of a kind and amazing. However, the locals ruin this wonder of the world. Be prepared to be swarmed by beggars and bedowins the entire time you are here. There were times when I thought that we were going to get mugged for not accepting a donkey ride. The locals will also try... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hassled by vendors. Some were quite friendly some pushy. The visit was well worthwhile, if not the only reason to go to Petra.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Unfortunately I was suffering from a hurt foot so walking was impossible. Thankfully a horse and jig took me down as far as the monastery and it was amazing. There's nothing that can prepare you for when you first set eyes on it, nothing!

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