Shrine of Aaron in Petra

Sign indicating path to mountain-top shrine
 
Inscription on tomb of Aaron in Petra
 

 

Map of Current Shrine near Petra

The dotted lines at the top of the map indicate older burials, perhaps from the Byzantine period when the location was first identified with Aaron and inhabited by Christian monks. It is possible that the site was associated earlier with Nabataean deities

 

 

Tombs of Prophets

Pitt Rivers