“Wadi Rum” (Arabic: “The high dry river bed”) is a large Wadi / Valley formed in the sandstone and granite rocks in Southern part of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
The wadi is home of the Zalabia Bedouin tribe, who have developend a popular Eco-edventure tourism experience.
Wadi Rum ( Arabic: وادي رم Wādī Ramm, translating either as “Valley of (light, airborne) sand” or the “Roman Valley”-the latter due to the presence of Roman ruins in the area[citation needed ]), known also as the Valley of the Moon ( Arabic: وادي القمر Wādī al-Qamar), is a valley cut into the sandstone and granite rock in southern Jordan 60 km (37 mi) to the east of Aqaba; it is the largest wadi in Jordan.
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Points of Interest in the Area
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Wadi Rum is in the southern part of the Hasemite Kingdom of Jordan. It is about 1 hours drive from the Israeli border crossing near Eilat, and takes 3-4 hours to explore.
Entry into Jordan also requires setting a via.