To all incoming travelers to Jordan take note of this important announcement.
Started on 01 March 2015 is the implementation of charging an entrance fee to children (previously children 15 years and below enters the site for free), currently visitors to the Red Rose City from 12 years of age pays entry cost of 50 JOD per person (around 70 USD each). Kids 11 years and below enjoys a free entry to the most popular site in Jordan.
To those interested to see Petra in the evening the cost of the ticket is 17 JOD per person the fee is charge to guest from 10 years old and above.
Petra by night is every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday only. Starts from the Visitor Centre at 20:30 H.
To know more about Petra check out: Visitors Guide to Petra