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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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This street is lined with tall tombs carved into the mountainside.
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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our guide Talet stayed with us our whole time in the Rose City. Walking here he was explaining things and we spotted Marguerite Van Geldermalsen. We were a little star struck. She has a shop selling handmade, quality items made by local women oh yes...More

Thank Teine2
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the most famous spot at Petra, featured in a few movies. What an amazing achievement, so many years ago, just to look good. Or for the sake of art. This is one of many dozens of facades. But it's obvious many actually lived...More

Thank davidV1642TR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You will pass this right after you walk from the treasury to the theater. You can also enter this building.

Thank mahlegrand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another of the fantastic carvings at Petra that should not be missed. There really is such a lot to see there. Allow yourself plenty of time.

Thank gbg47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Prepare for at least a 5 mile walk especially during our visit when it was 106 degrees, bring lots of suntanned lotion, good walking shoes and lots of water. Breathtaking rocks of reddish orange surrounding you. Narrow pathways leading you to see the ancient aqueducts,...More

Thank Dorothy Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Part of the Petra trek - don't just stop at the Treasury but keep on going and catch many other sites.

Thank BlueHenFlyer
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Another corner in Petra, another photo opportunity. Simply wonderful. This place just keeps giving. Well worth the rather steep fee. Just be polite to guys trying to sell you all kinds. And if offered a horse/camel/donkey ride and don't want one, don't say ' Later'...More

Thank PadiP
Reviewed 11 September 2017

There are a multitude of tombs along this stretch of 'road'. Some are quite major and you can go in them (word to the wise - have a strong stomach as I think the locals use them as latrines and also places to keep their...More

Thank R0hanL
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

A few places at the side of the street were opened for public where you can rest inside. However, the main buildings alongside the street were not opened for public visit.

Thank J. Meng H
Reviewed 17 August 2017

you will be carried away by the sheer magnificent carving of rock to make series of tombs in and around.these are nabataean funery monuments

Thank sudeep912
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