Camels in Wadi Rum, in Jordan, which serves as a location for the Star Wars film, The Rise of Skywalker. Photo: Shutterstock Camels in Wadi Rum, in Jordan, which serves as a location for the Star Wars film, The Rise of Skywalker. Photo: Shutterstock
Camels in Wadi Rum, in Jordan, which serves as a location for the Star Wars film, The Rise of Skywalker. Photo: Shutterstock

The Rise of Skywalker: on location in Jordan’s Wadi Rum, home of many a film set

  • The dramatic desert landscape has stood in for otherworldly locations in movies including The Martian and the final Star Wars instalment
  • Also known as the Valley of the Moon, adventure-seekers are drawn to its sandstone cliffs and Bedouin culture

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Camels in Wadi Rum, in Jordan, which serves as a location for the Star Wars film, The Rise of Skywalker. Photo: Shutterstock Camels in Wadi Rum, in Jordan, which serves as a location for the Star Wars film, The Rise of Skywalker. Photo: Shutterstock
Camels in Wadi Rum, in Jordan, which serves as a location for the Star Wars film, The Rise of Skywalker. Photo: Shutterstock
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