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Awhaydah Destination Guide

Discover Awhaydah in Jordan!

Awhaydah in the region of Ma’an is a town located in Jordan - some 127 mi (or 205 km) South of Amman, the country's capital.

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Local time in Awhaydah is now 06:00 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Damascus, An Naqb, Ma'an, Bastah, At Tayyibah or Abu al 'Izam. When in this area, you might want to check out Khirbat al Murayghah, Dusil, Iyl, As Sadaqah, Al Fardhakh and Awhaydah as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Tour Giordania(2)-Da Aqaba a Petra il Te...

09:51 min ( May 10, 2009 by olivio1952)
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Petra Jordan - One of the Eight Wonders...

04:14 min ( January 11, 2011 by TravelKing111)
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Photos of the trip from Aqaba on the Red Sea to the ancient city of Petra, Jordan. The interpretation of the Nabataean altars in Petra were provided by the capable Jordanian guide, Ziad


The Ancient City of Petra

09:33 min ( January 03, 2009 by Teresathetraveler)
Views: 36,338 - Rating: 4.91818/5

I visit the ancient city of Petra where the Indiana Jones movie the Last Crusade was filmed

Petra - Jordanie

10:53 min ( May 30, 2007 by tropnul)
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Ancienne capitale et cité caravanière Nabatéenne, Petra, la ville rose, est également une immense nécropole cachée dans un écrin de pierre. Petra as the capital of the Nabataeans and the center...


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Interesting facts about this location

Ma'an

Ma'an is a city in southern Jordan, 218 kilometres southwest of the capital Amman. It serves as the capital of the Ma'an Governorate. Its population approximately 50,000. Civilizations with the name of Ma'an have existed at least since the Nabatean period—the modern city is just northwest of the ancient town. The city is an important transport hub situated on the ancient King's Highway and also on the modern Desert Highway.

More reading: Ma'an homepage
Located at 30.14, 35.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Ma'an Governorate

Wadi Musa

Wadi Musa, ("وادي موسى" in Arabic, translated as "Valley of Moses"), is the name of a town located in the Ma'an Governorate in southern Jordan east of Petra at latitude 30.317N and longitude 35.483E. It is the nearest town to the archaeological site of Petra and hosts many hotels and restaurants for tourists visiting this place. Approximately 2 kilometers from the main town, there is an important Bedouin settlement.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.14, 35.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Ma'an Governorate

Vaux Moise

Vaux Moise, also Li Vaux Moise (The Valley of Moses) is a small crusader castle close to Wadi Musa in Jordan). It was founded by Baldwin I of Jerusalem as an outpost of the larger crusader castle at Montreal.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.14, 35.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Castles in Jordan, Crusader castles

Al Khazneh

"The Treasury" redirects here, for other uses see The Treasury (disambiguation) Al Khazneh is one of the most elaborate temples in the ancient Jordanian city of Petra. As with most of the other buildings in this ancient town, including the Monastery, this structure was also carved out of a sandstone rock face. It has classical Greek-influenced architecture, and it is a popular tourist attraction.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.14, 35.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Arabic architecture, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Buildings and structures in Jordan, Petra, Rock cut architecture, Tourism in Jordan

Mount Hor

Mount Hor is the name given in the Old Testament to two distinct mountains. One is in the Land of Edom on the East shore of the Dead Sea (currently, the country of Jordan), the other by the Mediterranean Sea at the Northern border of the Land of Israel.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.14, 35.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Hebrew Bible mountains