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 (!).
|Petra on Wikipedia|
|Petra on Tripadvisor|
|Petra on Google Maps|
Points of Interest in the Area
|Petra Night Tour|
Go for a Virtual Stroll in Petra!