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Private Full-Day Trip to Petra from Amman
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The main entrance into Petra is this narrow gorge bordered by cliffs over 300 feet high.
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“narrow gorge” (27 reviews)
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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Siq has to be seen to be believed. It's breathtakingly beautiful walking through the gorge which in places is much wider than others. Don't miss the water conduit system while taking in the views so that you can marvel at the engineering feats of...More

Thank Vidhi V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked the length of the Siq but due to time constraints was unable to detour to other areas of interest. I will come back as you need two days to get through everything.

Thank Eddie O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is great. Take your time when walking through and most importantly: If you want to have the place to yourself enter Petra at 6AM when they open. We had 2.5 hours in solitude.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The legendary Siq didn't steal his fame. Walking trough these high rocks is between amazement and mystical feelings. Take your time, analyze the beauty of the rocks and their shapes, observe the messages nabateans left us from the past and be stunned by the Khazneh...More

Thank Cha_et_Mik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The temptation to hustle down to the main city of Petra can mean the missing of the most beautiful of city entrances. Take your time and let others race on through.

Thank Laritwoshoes
Reviewed 12 July 2017

After doing the treasure in Petra, I had no expectation and loved it. We were actually alone the whole time which made it even better for our experience. Our guide gave us a lot of explanation. I suggest to do both big and small Petra...More

Thank TonyTiger19
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The entrance to Petra is through a long, narrow, and at times thin eroded pathway through a hill. As one nears the end the "Treasury building" of Petra become visible.

Thank godot1313
Reviewed 9 July 2017

It's a surreal landscape with shades of sand / ochre /red/ orange and many more in between. All movie buffs can identify the exact locations shot in the Indiana Jones film. That however doesn't take away from the natural beauty of the Siq or canyon...More

Thank rsuchanti
Reviewed 7 July 2017

A walk that I don't mind doing again. There is much to see, and the finalle will give you a memory for life.

Thank Jonas K
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I advice everybody to walk instead of taking carriages or donkeys, you would want to stop every other 5 minutes and admire the rock formations and colours.

Thank AdriBulgac
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ReiseProfis
4 February 2017|
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Response from Muriel_and_Lisa | Reviewed this property |
You won't need to be an experienced horse rider because the locals will either walk the horse or ride alongside you. Be careful to very clearly negotiate a price for the ride AND for the tip before you start because some... More
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28 May 2016|
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Response from Emmaetibrahim | Reviewed this property |
Hello cynthia, sorry but i do no know either whether they have one, but i am sûre the personnel there will be happy to help! Bon voyage!
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