Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos in Jordan - Deserts / Badlands / Gorges

Little Petra / Petra Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainDeserts / Badlands / GorgesDateMid Feb
Region/Place , PetraCountryJordan  
Dist (kms)24Height gain (m)300Route findingDifficult
RoutePetra Siq, Petra Cardo, Wadi Myesera Wasta, Siq el Baared, Bedha, B'dul, Wadi Musa
NotesMore challenging navigation to get to 'Little Petra'. Little Petra is well worth exploring.
Sandstone colours in Wadi Myesera Wasta looking to N, Petra (S), From Petra Siq to Little Petra via Wadi Myesera Wasta (T), Jordan, 16-Feb-99, E707

View S towards Petra along Wadi Myesera Wasta, Petra (S), From Petra Siq to Little Petra via Wadi Myesera Wasta (T), Jordan, 16-Feb-99, E708

View to W from head of Siq el Bedha, Little Petra (S), Little Petra walk (T), Jordan, 12-Feb-99, E663

Squill in wadi nr Siq el Bedha, Little Petra (S), Little Petra walk (T), Jordan, 12-Feb-99, E665

Nabatean dwellings in Siq el Baared, Little Petra (S), Little Petra walk (T), Jordan, 12-Feb-99, E667

Oleander bushes and rock temple in Siq el Baared, Little Petra (S), Little Petra walk (T), Jordan, 12-Feb-99, E668

  
Umm al Biyara / Snake Monument Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainHills, Deserts / Badlands / GorgesDateMid Feb
Region/Place , PetraCountryJordan  
Dist (kms)28Height gain (m)700Route findingDifficult
RoutePetra Siq, Al Khanza, Pharoah's Column, Umm al Biyara (1187), Wadi Thugra, Snake Monument, Wadi Numer, Wadi Siyagh, Winged Lions Temple, nr Sextus Florentinus Tomb, Viewpoint looking N over Al Khanza, House of Dorotheos, Wadi al Mataha, Road nr Al Woaira
NotesThe start of the path to the summit of Umm al Biyara is difficult to find but the views from the summit are worth it.
Coloured sandstone and squill leaves from foot of Umm al Biyara, Petra (S), Umm al Biyara and Snake Monument (T), Jordan, 15-Feb-99, E699

View to S from summit of Umm al Biyara (1200m), Petra (S), Umm al Biyara and Snake Monument (T), Jordan, 15-Feb-99, E701

Urn Tomb (L) and tombs in Wadi Musa from summit of Umm al Biyara, Petra (S), Umm al Biyara and Snake Monument (T), Jordan, 15-Feb-99, E703

White sandstone near Al Woaira (Castle) at sunset, Petra (S), Umm al Biyara and Snake Monument (T), Jordan, 15-Feb-99, E705

Wadi Jarra / Numer Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainDeserts / Badlands / GorgesDateMid Feb
Region/Place , PetraCountryJordan  
Dist (kms)16Height gain (m)700Route findingDifficult
RoutePetra Siq, Obelisk Tomb, Al Madras, S of Al Qantara, Wadi Jarra, viewpoint above Al Khanza, Wadi Jarra, High Place, Obodas Chapel, Wadi Nummer, Wadi nr Umm al Biyara, Petra Cardo, Petra Siq
NotesWonderful bulbous terrain between the steep wadis. Navigation is challenging.
View down to Treasury and the Siq from above Wadi Jarra, Petra (S), Wadi Jarra and Wadi Numer (T), Jordan, 14-Feb-99, E692

View down to Treasury and the Siq from above Wadi Jarra, Petra (S), Wadi Jarra and Wadi Numer (T), Jordan, 14-Feb-99, E693

Tomb in north of Wadi Numer, Petra (S), Wadi Jarra and Wadi Numer (T), Jordan, 14-Feb-99, E694

View to Umm al Biyara Mtn and tombs (L) above Wadi Numer (M), Petra (S), Wadi Jarra and Wadi Numer (T), Jordan, 14-Feb-99, E695

Coloured sandstone and toms in Wadi Farasa from rise nr Wadi Numer, Petra (S), Wadi Jarra and Wadi Numer (T), Jordan, 14-Feb-99, E696

Rose carving and Cardo leading to Palace Tomb, Petra (S), Wadi Jarra and Wadi Numer (T), Jordan, 14-Feb-99, E698

Al Khanza (Treasury), Petra (S), Jordan, 13-Feb-99, E670

Urn Tomb (MR), Corinthian Tomb (ML), Palace Tomb (L), and Squill from above Wadi Musa, Petra (S), Jordan, 13-Feb-99, E686

Obelisk Tomb at sunset, Petra (S), Jordan, 13-Feb-99, E691

Donkeys for rent at start of steps to the High Place, Petra (S), Jordan, 13-Feb-99, E677