Le Treasury "Al Khazneh "is
known, preserved best more, the most elegant of the royal tombs of Pétra.
the choice of its site is judicious, with the end of a procession (Siq) is a setting in scene which causes a éblouïssant shock.
|tomb on floors|| The Royal Tombs
||tomb of Sextius Florentinius|
|The Royal Tombs|
The Royal Tombs cover the side of a mountain. Their number and their size make strong impression.
Already, in 130 after J.C., Sextius Florentinius, Roman governor of the province of Arabia are made build a tomb a little well off others and thus pass to the posterity.