Jordan - Petra (PDF Chapter)

Jordan - Petra (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Petra chapter from Lonely Planet’s Jordan guidebook.

Petra, the great Ancient City that lies half-hidden in the wind-blown landscape in southern Jordan – and voted by popular ballot in 2007 as one of the ‘New Seven Wonders of the World’ ¬– is one of the world’s most treasured Unesco Heritage Sites.

  • follow the path of pilgrims through the Siq’s sheer-sided chasm that leads to an ancient world
  • maps
  • catch the early-morning sun slanting off the pillars of the Treasury at the end of the Siq
  • transport
  • climbe the processional way, pausing for tea with the Bedouin in the gardens of wildflow-ers, to reach the High Place of Sacrifice
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: The Ancient City, Wadi Musa, Siq Al Barid (Little Pet-ra).

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