We loved petra . We had a very good visiting petra. The wether was very hot not many tourist beause the wether.
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A fantastic historical experience. Plan several hours and bring plenty of water. Camel ride was a lot of fun too. Fair warning, a lot of Bedoins hawking cheap goods. Practice saying "la shukran", it's Arabic for "no thanks", That being said plan at least an...More
This was our second visit to Petra (both from cruise ships) Ideally it would be better to stay overnight in a hotel in the village and start to walk down before the coach parties arrive and when it would be cooler, that way one could...More
We organised a private guide and started off at 7am. It was the best decision we made. The sun was not yet hot, our photos were incredible because there weren't any people around and we were able go by camel ride to explore the Petra...More
We stayed overnight at near by campsite, so, we visited Petra twice. Most of people come for a day trip, returning after seeing Treasury where Indiana Jones was filmed, but you must go farther to see the monetary! It is an amazing view!
Perhaps going during the hottest part of the year is not smart but even still it was worth it. Bring plenty of sunscreen and water and stay hydrated. Each major place (momentary, place of high sacrifice and the tombs plus an extra hike to the...More
Viewing Petra by night is an incredibly moving and surreal experience. Do not worry about being first to walk through the canyon to see the Treasury. Before the site is lit up, there is a ceremony run by locals who still live in the area....More
Definitely a bucket list experience. Much more to Petra than what I thought. A very large area with many, many ruins and fascinating sights. The entrance (siq) was the coolest thing as you walked through a narrow canyon to find that it opens up to...More