Petra is one of the locations in Overwatch. It as a map exclusive to the Arcade game modes Deathmatch and Team Deathmatch.


Petra is a historical and archaeological city in southern Jordan. A group of archaeologists have begun an excavation and preservation project among the ruins of Petra.



  • The map has two jump pads. One is outside by the outside cliff edge, the other is inside the ruins by the inside cliff edge.
  • The map contains only one large medkit, in the center surrounded by a destructable floor.
  • By the tent on the outside of the map, there is a tablet which reads "started excavation of the hidden treasure chamber from our recent imaging survey. If there was another method of access in the past, we have not yet discovered it. Thank you for your continued funding of our Petra explorations, on-going work in Ilios, and the new project in Thailand. Dr. Nachareon is eager to begin! With so many sites under threat, your contributions make it possible for us to continue this important work. -H. FAISAL". This email refers to the Ilios and Ayutthaya maps. 
  • Inside the ruins by one of the jump pads there is a laptop with a conversation displayed on it. It reads""survey of the uppermost levels of the temple is almost complete. Planning for excavation of the lower chambers. Our greatest finds so far are the statues of Hera, Athena and Aphrodite, and we are hopeful they will be the first of many. Ioannidis -10:22 am' ' Early imaging pass has revealed a hidden chamber. Al-Hamdan believes that it might be a significant find,and we have found a narrow opening through which we can perform further excavation. Faisal -10:37am". The mentioned treasure chamber can be found on the map.
Maps in Overwatch
Assault Hanamura (Winter) •• Horizon Lunar Colony •• Paris •• Temple of Anubis •• Volskaya Industries
Escort Dorado •• Junkertown •• Rialto •• Route 66 •• Watchpoint: Gibraltar
Hybrid Blizzard World (Winter) •• Eichenwalde (Halloween) •• Hollywood (Halloween) •• King's Row (Winter) •• Numbani
Control Busan •• Ilios •• Lijiang Tower (Lunar) •• Nepal •• Oasis
Arcade Arena Black Forest (Winter) •• Castillo •• Ecopoint: Antarctica (Winter) •• Necropolis
CtF Ayutthaya •• Ilios Lighthouse | Well | Ruins •• Lijiang Night Market | Garden | Control Center •• Nepal Village | Shrine | Sanctum •• Oasis City Center | Gardens | University
Deathmatch Château Guillard (Halloween) •• Petra
Event Lúcioball Busan Stadium •• Estádio das Rãs •• Sydney Harbour Arena
Other Adlersbrunn •• Lijiang Tower (CtR) •• King's Row (Uprising) •• Rialto (Retribution)
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