Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos in Jordan - Hills

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