Wadi Rum is often touted as the place in Jordan for adventure and Bedouin culture. But if you do some planning before time, you’ll find some exceptional cultural experiences around Petra itself.
Here are some photos of off beaten path experiences you might want to include when planning a Petra tour.
Hike through Siq al Berid, also known as “Little Petra” to this spot:
Have dinner in a Bedouin home wearing a “dishdasha”:
Stay in those Bedouin tents…
…and hike these mountains…
…with these guys:
Drink traditional yogurt from one of these:
(Ok, that one’s optional).
Skip the tourist traps and find an alternate route to enter Petra riding these…
…with scenery like this…
…and enter Petra away from the crowds here:
Leave a comment and tell us about your off the beaten path experiences.
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