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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  • Aside from the Siq, this is the only area shaded from the sun. Relax, cool down, and shop till you drop. For sure, the facades are interesting too.  more »
  • Fantastic entree after the Treasury. Not the most famous but an impressive introduction of all there is to come  more »
  • Just past the Treasury, the path widens into an open section called the Street of Facades. Like a row of town homes, the street is lined with tall, impressive tombs and houses carved into the rock...  more »

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