Jordan, November 4, 2018
Petra witnessed increase in number of visitors in October

(Petra)-- The number of tourists to the Rose city of Petra rose by 29 per cent in October 2018, when compared to the same month of last year, according to new figures released by Petra Development and Tourism Region Authority (PDTRA).

Acting Chief Commissioner of the PDTRA, Suleiman Farajat, on Friday, said that a total of 95,235 foreign tourists visited Petra last month, compared to 74,055 in October of 2017.