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Syria, is one of the larger states of the Middle East and has its capital in Damascus. Syria is bordered to the north by Turkey, to the east by Iraq, by Jordan and Israel to the south, and by Lebanon to the south-west. In addition, the country has a short coastline on the east Mediterranean Sea . The Syrian Arab Republic have been inhabited for tens of thousands of years , rich of cultural and has been a frontier region, bordered to the east by the Arabs and Persians. Many cities in Syria are  full of stunning monuments, Damascus with an introduction to 5000 years of Syria's earliest history at the national museum of Damascus , tour the Omayyad mosque, Saladin mausoleum, the straight street of Damascus, , St. Paul's window & St. Ananias chapel , explore the fabulous souqs of Damascus , El Maskofa Market , El Hamedia & El Bazorea . Tour Crac des Chevaliers and Palmyra, "The most wholly admirable castle in the world" as Lawrence of Arabia commented , visit Ebla, proceed to Aleppo , visit the museum of antiquities , the citadel of Aleppo and the caravansaries .

Syria Cities and Main Attractions :
Damascus — The capital and the oldest city alive
Aleppo — a large souk and ancient citadel with great views
Deir-az-Zur — a desert town on the Euphrates River bank
Hama — waterwheels
Homs — an ancient city by the Orontes river, amazing green mountains in Spring
Latakia — A major port city, Saladin's Castle, Fronloq Forests and Al Samra Beah near Kasab
Tartous — a historical port city and historical small island called Arwad
Attractions :
Apamea — a former Roman city which once housed about half a million people. Apamea was hit by an earthquake in the 12th century and much of it was destroyed but it still boasts a long street lined with columns, some of which have twisted fluting.
Bosra — a Roman city in southern Syria close to the Jordan frontier noted for the use of black basalt stones and its well preserved theatre
Crac des Chevaliers — the archetypal Crusader castle, magnificently preserved and not to be missed
Dead Cities — A series of towns which once formed part of Antioch. They have long since been abandoned but make an interesting stop for tourists. Al Bara boasts pyramidal tombs and formerly grand archways set on modern farm land. Serjilla is another famous dead city
Der Mar Musa — not a tourist site, but an active christian monastery actively promoting Islamic/Christian dialogue. Welcomes Christians and followers of other religious traditions. It is 80 km north of Damascus.
Palmyra — magnificent ruins of a Roman city, in the middle of the desert. It can be considered the main attraction in Syria.
Saladin's Castle — a quiet gem in a valley with pine trees about 37 kms inland from Lattakia

Syria Flights & Airports : Syria has three international airports: Damascus International Airport , 35km of the capital, Aleppo International Airport, just northeast of Aleppo in the north of the country, Lattakia International Airport, south of Lattakia, main sea port of the country. The first two airports have regular direct flights served by Syrian Arab Airlines and the British airline bmi to Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, while the third one for the time being is connected only with the capital city of Egypt, Cairo and with Kuwait (through jazeera Airways). Flights from Damascus and Aleppo compete with other international carriers serving the same destinations.

Summit Tours offers travellers intrested in Syria plenty of travel options and Travel Services Including Holidays Packages , wide range of Best Hotels offers and discounts , Return Flights to and from : Damascus International Airport , Aleppo International Airport , Lattakia International Airport. Our Holidays Pakages Include Syria Culture & Classic Tours - Syria Christmas & New Year Tours - Syria Safari Tours - Syria Beach Holidays Packages .
 


  
 

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