19 days in Syria Itinerary

19 days in Syria Itinerary

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Hamah
— 4 nights
2
Aleppo
— 4 nights
3
Palmyra
— 3 nights
4
Damascus
— 6 nights

4
nights
Hamah

Hamah ©
The conservative city of Hamah stands as the fourth-largest urban center in the country, and boasts a number of historic sites and a rich, complex heritage to match.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hamah: Arwad Island (in Tartus), Saladin (Selahedin) Citadel (in Safita) and Homs (Qala'at al-Hosn (Krac des Chevaliers) & Khalid ibn Al-Walid Mosque). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Salah el-Din Citadel, explore the galleries of Hamah Museum, delve into the distant past at Apamea, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Jamea Alkabir Mosque.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Hamah driving holiday planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Hamah is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Hamah is minus 6 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in February; daily highs in Hamah reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Aleppo.

Things to do in Hamah

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Homs, Salah el-Din Citadel, Arwad Island, Saladin (Selahedin) Citadel, Apamea
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Qala'at al-Hosn (Krac des Chevaliers) ©
Qala'at al-Hosn (Krac des Chevaliers)
Norias (Water Wheels) ©
Norias (Water Wheels)
Arwad Island ©
Arwad Island

4
nights
Aleppo

Aleppo ©
Inhabited since ancient times and boasting a rich and turbulent history, Aleppo's rustic old town, historic mosques, and lively bazaars used to attract tourists from all over the world.
Aleppo is known for historic sites, shopping, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Aleppo Citadel, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Great Mosque, browse the exhibits of Aleppo Museum, and delve into the distant past at Dead City of Serjilla.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Aleppo day trip site.

Getting from Hamah to Aleppo by car takes about 1.5 hours. When traveling from Hamah in February, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Aleppo: temperatures range from 13°C by day to 12°C at night. You will leave for Palmyra on the 19th (Wed).

Things to do in Aleppo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Aleppo Citadel ©
Aleppo Citadel
Dead City of Serjilla ©
Dead City of Serjilla

3
nights
Palmyra

Palmyra ©
Dating back to the Neolithic period, Palmyra once stood as a center of wealth and culture.
Palmyra is known for historic sites and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Site of Palmyra, explore the historical opulence of Muslim Castle Qala'at ibn Maan, and take an in-depth tour of Palmyra Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Palmyra online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Aleppo to Palmyra takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Aleppo in February, expect nights in Palmyra to be slightly colder, around 7°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 19°C. You'll set off for Damascus on the 22nd (Sat).

Things to do in Palmyra

Historic Sites · Museums
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Site of Palmyra ©
Site of Palmyra
Roman Theatre of Palmyra ©
Roman Theatre of Palmyra
Palmyra Museum ©
Palmyra Museum

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Damascus

Damascus ©
Locals claim that the Prophet Muhammad refused to enter Damascus on his journey to Mecca--he wished to enter Paradise only once in his lifetime.
Get out of town with these interesting Damascus side-trips: Maaloula (Deir Mar Musa El-Habashi, Deir Mar Takla, &more). There's still lots to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Souq al-Hamidiyyeh, appreciate the history behind Saladin (Selahedin) Mausoleum, explore the galleries of The National Museum of Damascus, and admire the striking features of Khan Asaad Basha.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Damascus trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Palmyra to Damascus takes 3 hours. Traveling from Palmyra in February, plan for little chillier nights in Damascus, with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Damascus

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Maaloula
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Souq al-Hamidiyyeh ©
Souq al-Hamidiyyeh
Old City ©
Old City