Street of Facades, Petra - Wadi Musa

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When touring the World Heritage Site of Petra, stop by and admire Street of Facades, a series of tombs carved into the cliffs just outside of the heart of the ancient city. Situated right by the famous “Treasury,” the road is fringed with sandstone cliffs that house Nabatean tombs. Inspect the elaborately carved entrances and facades of the tombs, some of them high up on the towering cliffside, and admire the variety of hues and nuances of the sandstone. Take the guesswork out of planning a Petra - Wadi Musa vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
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  • October 3, 2017
    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.  more »
  • September 26, 2017
    A staple of Petra. Tombs with facades carved in the rock. When you're on the site it is impossible to not spend.
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  • September 22, 2017
    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 surro...  more »

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A gateway to the famous archaeological site of Petra, Wadi Musa boasts a large variety of accommodation options. Lodgings vary from upscale resorts and stylish boutique establishments, to budget-friendly hostels. A number of hotels in Wadi Musa fall into the mid-range pricing category and offer cozy basic rooms, Internet access, and private bathrooms.
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