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Travel Guide of Wadi Musa in Jordan by Influencers and Travelers

Wadi Musa is a town located in the Ma'an Governorate in southern Jordan. It is the administrative center of the Petra Department and the nearest town to the archaeological site of Petra.

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1 - Petra

Petra, originally known to its inhabitants as Raqmu, is a historical and archaeological city in southern Jordan. Petra lies around Jabal Al-Madbah in a basin surrounded by mountains which form the eastern flank of the Arabah valley that runs from the Dead Sea to the Gulf of Aqaba.

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2 - Tours & Sightseeing | Alcatraz

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Dive into San Francisco's Chinese culture with a guided tour of Chinatown, get a heads-up on where to find the best food, and tour the famous Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Factory for a sweet surprise! Your guide will also give you a rundown on the neighborhood's history during the Gold Rush, so get ready for salacious stories. The most famous prison in the world? It's got to be Alcatraz. The infamous maximum-security island penitentiary was closed in 1963, but its legend lives on. Sail across the San Francisco Bay and explore this eerie prison with Alcatraz tickets, and enhance the atmosphere with an audio guide.

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Learn More about Wadi Musa

Wadi Musa is a town in Jordan located to the south of the capital city, Amman. It is the capital of the governorate of Ma'an and has a population of about 60,000 people. The town is located on the edge of the Arabian Desert and is home to the world-famous archaeological site of Petra.

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