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The Treasury (al-Khazna)

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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Be prepared for the breathtaking sight of this 2000-year-old monument which resembles a Greek temple with an urn at the top that was once reputed to hold priceless treasures.
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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Reviewed 5 days ago

after walking for around 30 mins in a canyon type road, you get a sneak peek of the Treasury thru the rock and then suddenly it is in front of you - very majestic. Not to be missed.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great tour guide. The walk there is amazing and nicely shaded in areas. Remember to take enough water with you to stay hydrated. There is an unofficial treasury view point from up above. It’s a bit of a climb up to the top...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 45 minutes walking from the entrance, you find the Treasury. This is the best place of Petra and of Jordan! Take your time to admire it, it is beyond imagination! You slould take your best photos here!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A place is a dream come true, archeological park and amazing views. Very friendly staff at the Visitor Center. The best time hours for a visit are early morning.

Thank Susana Perez-Bo... B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing!! Breathtaking A must see Better get there early in tbe morning to avoid crowd a heat Sport shoes mandatory and water Enjoy!

Thank sandrabalas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in Jordan you have to visit Petra and take in the magnificence if the treasury Words cannot describe it

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a must see if in Jordan and/or Petra. Absolutely stunning. Hard to believe the history of the spot.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exactly as is seen in the pictures. Totally worth the visit. On spot you can find cold water beverages food and souvenirs in good prices

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed to walk through a tunnel between mountains to reach there. The tunnel is magnificent and the first sight of the treasury is beyond imazination.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No words! You cannot miss it, is much bigger than. What you think, I highly recommend to go early in the morning

Thank Natxo A
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Spledidferstuff
1 March 2018|
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Response from DrQuinnVA | Reviewed this property |
Please clarify your question? Which "trip" are you inquiring about?
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Spledidferstuff
28 February 2018|
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Response from Khaled A | Reviewed this property |
Hi! The trip from Amman to Petra and back takes at least 12 hours, which is very demanding and exhausting. This will allow you to see only some portions of Petra, including the Siq, The Treasury, the highlight of the trip... More
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Superpear
21 October 2017|
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Response from Indrashis D |
superpear, I cannot provide you with a trail map, but the trail uphill to the treasury viewpoint from above starts right after Palace tomb. It's called al-Khubtah rail and from experience of previous travelers it takes... More
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