Have you watched Aladdin new action movie in cinema? Go to the nearest cinema to watch it if you haven’t! Put your trust on us, the movie won’t disappoint you in any ways. By the way, do you notice the beautiful red-sand desert with breathtaking sunsets in the trailer and the movie? Today we are going to introduce you to the magnificent natural wonder of Jordan, the filming location of Aladdin, Wadi Rum. Keep Reading!
Wadi Rum, the protected desert reserve in Jordan has been the star of traveler’s trip to the country. This beautiful natural beauty is going to left you speechless during your visit!
It has An Amazing Landscape
This Valley of the Moon is famously known for its red – pink sand, remarkable natural arches and mountains also the prehistoric rock around the desert. It is near to famous tourist location in Jordan, Petra. So, if you are planning to visit Petra anytime soon, do include visiting this natural wonder in your itinerary!
It is less crowded
Wadi Rum is the perfect travel destination if you are down to a place that is ‘less touristy’ but still want to feel the ‘traveler’s vibe’. Unlike Petra, Wadi Rum is considered as an underrated tourist’s spot in Jordan. Well, not anymore after the movie…
The best way to admire the most sites of Wadi Rum desert is to sit on a Jeep that’s driven by the local! Go to the visitors centre in Rum village to meet your driver. Each Jeep can take up to 6 people and the price varies on the length of the tour. Don’t miss out this fun activity with your family in Wadi Rum!
Bedouin Dinner and Camping
Complete your trip to Wadi Rum with having a dinner and camp activities along with locals from Rum village. A stay at the camp includes traditional meal like Zarb (meat and vegetables cooked in an ‘underground’ oven with some seasonings). If you love stargazing, stay outside of the tent and be ready to admire the beautiful night sky in Wadi Rum!
Be Sun Smart
Always be sun smart and bring plenty of water since you can feel the intense heat even you are visiting at a cooler time. Stay hydrated, wear loose shirt and wear sunscreen!
Be Careful of Scammer
There are few tourists that experienced scam issue in Wadi Rum especially regarding the Jeep Tour. So, try to be careful as possible so you won’t get scammed and you can enjoy your trip safely!
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