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Number of Petra visitors in February rises

  • Published by Vedat

Petra Archaeological Park (PAP) announced a total of 43,761 visitors of different nationalities came to Petra in February, at a 15 per cent increase compared with the figures recorded in the same month in 2012.

jordan-petraAmong the visitors, 39,720 were foreigners, 3,865 Jordanians and 176 official guests and school and university students.

The city's revenues generated from entry and service tickets amounted at JD850,000; an 18 per cent increase compared with the JD720,000 generated in February 2012.
Source: Jordan Times
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