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The main entrance into Petra is this narrow gorge bordered by cliffs over 300 feet high.
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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This three-quarter mile walk into Petra is stunning and the sense of anticipation before you enter the city is incredible.

Thank Buzzards15
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Siq is the mile long box canyon that leads to the Treasury in Petra. Everyone is so excited to get to Petra that this fascinating walk is often just hurried through. Just take a moment and appreciate it as well. There are djinns, carvings,...More

Thank Mindyopp
Reviewed 4 days ago

My advice, WALK! don't take a horse or a donkey ride in this place. you will miss a lot! the place is amazing, the mountains caving in on you and you can see a lot of nephtanian architecture around you.

Thank Ahmad M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you pay attention to the drainage channel along the side of the Siq and watch out for the carriages. The Treasury awaits!

Thank BlueHenFlyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This amazing place it's too old have a beautiful Roman ruins . You should be wear walking shoes. Its not good in hot day. You should be pay to inter there.

Thank يوسف أ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is what makes the Treasury look so freaking impressive. The idea that you walk through this narrow passage way only to see it at the end is one of the most spectacular walk I have ever done!

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon entering the UNESCO site, you walk down a wide valley that narrows as you proceed. Near the end of this broad expanse, you enter a narrow cleft in the rocks and proceed down a narrow arroyo surrounded by very high stone walls. This place...More

Thank Marf13669
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked through the Siq at approximately 0630, which meant that we were basically alone to wander as we pleased. The whole walk is incredible and if you're in a rush to get to the Treasury, you'll miss the amazing rock formations (and at that...More

Thank R0hanL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Siq is the 1.2km walkway (felt longer) to the Treasury. The walk is thru a gorge surrounded by towering rock walls which provide shade and turn different colors depending on the time of day. As this is the only path to the Treasury, you...More

Thank JE and JA D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's the inference to Petra where you can walk into the treasury lovely walk for like 20 min you can take an animal but it's much better to walk in the Siq for sure you ll love it as we did in the middle of...More

Thank MontherYASEEN
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Response from Muriel_and_Lisa | Reviewed this property |
You won't need to be an experienced horse rider because the locals will either walk the horse or ride alongside you. Be careful to very clearly negotiate a price for the ride AND for the tip before you start because some... More
28 May 2016|
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Response from Emmaetibrahim | Reviewed this property |
Hello cynthia, sorry but i do no know either whether they have one, but i am sûre the personnel there will be happy to help! Bon voyage!
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