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The Best Things to Do in Petra - Wadi Musa

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Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

World heritage site · Historic Site
Petra , Petra - Wadi Musa
Originally built over 2,000 years ago by the Arab Nabataeans, Petra serves as a representative example of ancient rock-cut architecture and w
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Little Petra , Petra - Wadi Musa
One of Petra's World Heritage Sites, Little Petra stands as a remnant of Nabataean trade and living quarters, nestled deep within the canyon
Tours from $75
Shobak Castle , Shoubak
Tours from $122
Duration: 3 days
This is a 3-day tour Private tour for 1-7 Persons to Mount Nebo, Dana Nature Reserve , Al-Shobak castle , Petra and little Petra, Wadi Rum,  Gulf of Aqaba on the Red sea and the Dead Sea. Start first day from Amman, toward Dana Nature reserve (Quick Stop for photos) , and continue to Al-Shobak castle , move afterward and visit Little Petra, and  drop off at your hotel in Wadi Mousa city. Starting next day early Petra site visit till 4pm (in the winter 2pm) this time is sufficient for exploring main parts of the city. Moving afterwards to Wadi Rum and spend the night, explore the valley by a Bedouin Jeep tour for 2 hours. The final day move to Aqaba (The lowest southern corner in Jordan) then to the Dead Sea through the Rift Valley highway. Aqaba on the Red sea is skipped during winter season ( Nov to March) due to short day light and this will cause delay arrival (Dead Sea Beach is closed around 4pm in winter).
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Educational Site
Petra Kitchen , Petra - Wadi Musa
Discover authentic Jordanian cuisine by working with the locals in Petra Kitchen, an eclectic dining experience that lets you take part in pr
Wadi Araba Desert , Al Aqabah Governorate
The vast expanse of Wadi Araba Desert--a part of the Great Rift Valley that stretches from Aqaba to the Dead Sea--features a pristine semi-ar
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Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites · Nightlife · Ruins
Visitors flock to Wadi Musa to witness the rose colored rock-carved temples and tombs of Petra, the famous ancient city and World Heritage Site. As the main base point for exploring Petra, Wadi Musa has a touristy atmosphere and boasts a variety of amenities needed when taking a break from exploring the archaeological site. Things to do in Wadi Musa include shopping, resting at a cafe or restaurant, and relaxing at one of the bathhouses. Use our custom trip planner: Petra - Wadi Musa and all its delights await.

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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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