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Street of Facades

Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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One Day Petra and Little Petra Day Trip from Amman
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This street is lined with tall tombs carved into the mountainside.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You're going to see this if you walk the entire "lower level" of the Petra site. And it's impressive and interesting -- just not as impressive as The Monastery or The Treasury. But how can you top those two?!

Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, you've just seen the Kazhneh - Treasury and the Siq before you come up to the Street of Facades....so your eyes get a little "spoiled"...at least mine did. The Siq and the Kazneh are so amazing and diffrent, that the rest of Petra.....seems like...More

Thank Ruby C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You may be tired, thirsty and ready to turn around once you reach the Treasury BUT I can assure you that there are more incredible sights to see if you keep on trekkin'! Just before you get to the arena is the Street of Facades...More

1  Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is a row of tombs. If you come up close, you can see that the stone is multi-coloured. Again, a different aspect of Petra.

Thank youke_worldwide
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This place at Petra has a nice little shop which scribbles your name in the sand which you get from stones of Petra . This is the only UNESCO recognised shop operational from last 30 years. The rest of the shops around Petra or Amman...More

Thank Amit G
Reviewed 30 April 2017

A site deserving of better excavation and protection, deserving of better respect as to why it's there. Respect from the curators of Petra, but more especially the blind tourists who lack respect for the history and reverence of the dead.

Thank alanpcoleman
Reviewed 29 April 2017

It is a name given to the row of monumental Nabataean tombs carved in the southern cliff face and with the worlds largest natural rock amphitheater.Byzantine were Pagans and they also buried the people. so how come they are pagans.

Thank arunbvkumar
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Average for Petra, which is still pretty good by any normal standards. What else can one say in such a site?

Thank OzS
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Like everything at Petra here you can find tombs for poor and rich you can find an amphitheatre for 2500 people at the end a huge roman temple and many amazing things. A great place to walk around.

Thank thor2705
Reviewed 20 April 2017

as you enter petra, you first walk through the siq which directly opens at the treasury. once you have seen this, turn left and keep walking along the marked trail. this will take you through the Street of Facades. this is a path lined with...More

1  Thank sahilagarwal
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