As one of the seven new wonders of the world, Petra has not only temples, monasteries, snake paths, chanting, candlelights, but also the most expensive ticket (670 yuan), and it also has the most savage donkey.
The snake path is a canyon leading to the old city of Petra, which is narrow and narrow because of its fins. The narrowest part of the canyon is only accessible by cart, and the slightly wider part is only a few meters. The cliffs on either side of the snake path are brightly colored, the deepest impression is when approaching the Kazny temple, through the narrowest snake path, a sun on the cliff of the Kazny temple, that moment moved to tears.
To get to Petra, you must pass a 1.5 km canyon. This is actually a gap between the tall rocky mountains. It is very narrow. Locals call it the snake path. Sighing at the magic of nature. Most of the snake path has now been levelled to facilitate visitors' access.
[Snake Road] is a winding passage in the ancient city of Petra, so it is called "snake road". The starting point is at the mountain gate of the ancient city, and the ending point is at the Nizni Temple, which is nearly two kilometers long. The snake path is formed by cracks in the valley nearly a hundred meters high. The wide part is like a small square; the narrowest part can only be squeezed by a carriage; walking in it, the scenery changes endlessly, which makes people sigh the wonders of nature and envy Petra People’s good fortune can actually find such a natural shelter. On both sides of the snake path, there are fortifications, water supply channels, carved statues and altars, which make people stop and watch from time to time...
The ancient road of 2300 years ago (the period of the Western Han Dynasty) was only reached by successful merchants. Zhang Zheng did not reach the western region.
The snake path is the only way to enter the ancient city of Petra. Hidden in mountains and valleys, more than 1,000 meters above sea level, it is difficult to find. This narrow road is slender and curved like a snake, so it is called the snake road. The narrowest part of the snake path can only pass by a camel. Looking up, it is a narrow mountain gap. Stepping into it, you can't get the sun too much. It's a magic gifted by nature.
The ancient city of Petra is the only famous scenic spot in Jordan. The only entrance must pass through the narrow cliffs and high curved paths to the long 1.5 km of "West Ke Canyon", the widest 7 meters and the narrowest 2 meters, and the cliffs more than 100 meters hide the hot sun. The canyon is light and dark, and the end of the snake path is the "shrine". This natural rift valley is vividly called "snake path" by people, is most appropriate!