Petra Jordan is an archeological site
located 240km south of the capital Amman and 120 km
north of Aqaba city. Petra Jordan was built by
Nabataeans Arabs as early as 9,000 BC and then it
became the capital of Nabatean Kingdom in the 4th
Petra Jordan is one of the new seven
wonders in the world which made it a valuable asset
and a touristic destination for tourists from all
over the world.
Petra Jordan is also called the Rose
City due to the color of the rock into which it was
carved, and is famous for its water conduit system.
The main entrance of the ancient Nabatean City is Al
Siq which is a narrow way that ends with Al Khasaneh
the most elaborate temple in Petra. You can ride a
horse, camel or donkey during your walk through Siq,
but only camels and donkeys are allowed after the
Petra Jordan was chosen by the
Smithsonian Magazine as one of the 28 places you
should visit before you die.