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Located in Southern Jordan, Petra was the capital of the Nabateans, whose weatlh from incense trade was spent on showy tomb facades in the local colored sandstone.

Today it is one of the most impressive archaeological sites in the world (!). 


“Danny the Digger” rating:      + 

Christian Interest:      

Jewish Interest:  

Children Interest:       +


wikipe Petra on Wikipedia
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Points of Interest in the Area

Ad Deir
Wadi Rum 
Petra Night Tour


Go for a Virtual Stroll in Petra!