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Petra - Wadi Musa 71811, Jordan
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

for starters, the treasury should be one of the seven wonders of the world. It's stunning and amazing to see this huge building carved out of rock. You walk all the way back and there is a small presentation of a local playing a flute,...More

Thank Corey E
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was such a disappointment, I wish someone had warned me against going. If you visit Petra by day, please skip it. You will only see the treasury light up in different colors, after listening to a Bedouin sing for 30 minutes. It's not worth...More

Thank Lucia R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We read all the bad and good reviews and decided to see it anyway as we arrived to Wadi Musa just in time. We enjoyed the walk in the moonlight (got lucky with the full moon) and it was a good choice before exploring Petra...More

Thank Paulina Rozalia W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having seen the Night Show at Giza, I set out to see how Petra By Night would match up. The show runs every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and costs JOD 17 per person (neither the Jordan Pass nor the day entry ticket cover this; tickets...More

Thank CorporateProphet
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go by day, skip this. You'll take a few pictures with the Treasury lit up by different colored lights and that's it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Noisy and absolutely not impressive. Especially if you visit the site during the day, you better go to bed early, save energy and money to explore further the next day I the early morning.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't as enamored by Petra by night as I thought I would be. It was beautiful and fun to see the Treasury all lit up, but there were a lot of people there. I could of done with just walking around a bit and...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sure, the walk to the treasury was nice and everything but it was poorly arranged and we waited for an hour for a dude to start playing the pan flute and a cup of tea. After that we left. I'm not sure if anything else...More

Thank Johan343
Reviewed 1 week ago

when you decide to go the intention is see Petra by candle light, but what you find is a lot of stupid people even the organizers with cell phones with lanterns so everything is worthless, is really expensive for what is it, and they speak...More

Thank juschaffer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did Petra by night before visiting Petra the next day and we consider the show as not the best value regarding the money spent. The show itself is sitting on a sand and listening of some traditional beduin music. The treasury surrounded by candles...More

Thank Marcin S
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6 November 2017|
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Response from James R | Reviewed this property |
yes you can buy it separately...with out the day ticket. Its better to see it first, more exciting.
20 September 2016|
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Response from JLNFranks | Reviewed this property |
I apologize for the late response but you will certainly have to exit and pay to return. They are two separate events that both require payment to enter.
23 February 2016|
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Response from rbthodge | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can purchase just before, BUT what a tacky show. You will see nothing of Petra either on the walk in (in the dark over uneven, rough and sandy surfaces - 1.5 km). The Treasury will be lit only with candles placed... More