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Why Visit Syria?

Syria, located in the Middle East, is a nation with a rich historical heritage but is also marked by years of conflict. Covering approximately 185,180 square kilometers, it shares borders with Turkey to the north, Iraq to the east, Jordan to the south, and Lebanon and Israel to the southwest.

Syria’s history is deeply intertwined with ancient civilizations, including the Phoenicians, Assyrians, and Romans, as well as the Islamic Golden Age. The nation’s cultural heritage reflects a blend of Arab, Christian, and Islamic traditions, with historical treasures like the ancient city of Palmyra and the Umayyad Mosque in Damascus.