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Street of Facades

Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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This street is lined with tall tombs carved into the mountainside.
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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent almost an hour studying this entire street of stone carvings inside the Petra site. Really stunning. They are in essence buildings carved into the Jorge of the site. Highly decorative.

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seeing one of these stone carvings is wonderful. A whole street full of them is simply remarkable. Don't miss this one.

Thank RickyLee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As you continue to walk into the gorge you see numerous carved buildings embedded into the walls. Some look part comp0leted only but most are amazing in quality of workmanship/

Thank allanriley9
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The Royal Tombs are worth a side trip. The colours of the rock are simply amazing. Don't miss it or the other sites just around the corner from it such as the Tomb of Sextius Florentius.

Thank mikemaren02
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Our guide Talet stayed with us our whole time in the Rose City. Walking here he was explaining things and we spotted Marguerite Van Geldermalsen. We were a little star struck. She has a shop selling handmade, quality items made by local women oh yes...More

Thank Teine2
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is the most famous spot at Petra, featured in a few movies. What an amazing achievement, so many years ago, just to look good. Or for the sake of art. This is one of many dozens of facades. But it's obvious many actually lived...More

Thank davidV1642TR
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

You will pass this right after you walk from the treasury to the theater. You can also enter this building.

Thank mahlegrand
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Another of the fantastic carvings at Petra that should not be missed. There really is such a lot to see there. Allow yourself plenty of time.

Thank gbg47
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Prepare for at least a 5 mile walk especially during our visit when it was 106 degrees, bring lots of suntanned lotion, good walking shoes and lots of water. Breathtaking rocks of reddish orange surrounding you. Narrow pathways leading you to see the ancient aqueducts,...More

Thank Dorothy Y
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Part of the Petra trek - don't just stop at the Treasury but keep on going and catch many other sites.

Thank BlueHenFlyer
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