UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Syrian Arab Republic

Palmyra, Syria

Syrian Arab Republic is home to 6 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of those, there are 6 cultural sites, 0 natural sites and 0 mixed sites. Syrian Arab Republic shares 0 of those sites with other countries.

The World Heritage Sites in Syrian Arab Republic are:

  • Ancient City of Damascus

    Founded in the 3rd millennium B.C., Damascus is one of the oldest cities in the Middle East. In the Middle Ages, it was the centre of a flourishing craft industry, specializing in swords and lace.
  • Ancient City of Bosra

    Bosra, Syria
    Bosra, once the capital of the Roman province of Arabia, was an important stopover on the ancient caravan route to Mecca.
  • Site of Palmyra

    Palmyra, Syria

    An oasis in the Syrian desert, north-east of Damascus, Palmyra contains the monumental ruins of a great city that was one of the most important cultural centres of the ancient world.
  • Ancient City of Aleppo

  • Crac des Chevaliers and Qal’at Salah El-Din

  • Ancient Villages of Northern Syria

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