This route takes you to the rose city of Petra, with 266 km of breathtaking views and smooth riding on the Kings Highway. The meandering road takes you past Al-Mujib Dam, the small village of Al-Rabba located in the Karak governorate, through Al-Shobak and several other villages to reach the magnificent city of Petra, a World Wonder and a UNESCO World Heritage site.
From there, the highway can either take you back to the Dead Sea by heading north, or to the sunny seaside city of Aqaba in the south, past Wadi Feynan and Wadi Araba.
Route details: the route is around 266km (one way). Elevation is extreme from -360m in the Dead Sea area to 1680m near Al-Shobak. Maximum slopes are 47% / -39%. Average slopes are 3.9% / -3.8%.