Our choices of tours in Syria are divided into thematic features such as the castles and fortifications, the historical cities, the archaeological sites, and the Palmyra experience.
Syria is a fantastic country located in the Middle East. We can say that it is quite straight forward touring Syria mainly because the country has improved its security standards, and ongoing conflict is only to be found far from touristic areas.
Syria tourism packages options are quite extensive since the country is full of monuments and things to do.
Choosing and booking a tour of Syria can be complicated in terms of choice because most people don’t really understand the geographic complexity of the country.
Visiting the main Syria tourism attractions will delight those who enjoy old archaeological sites, impressive fortresses, delicious gastronomy, and welcoming atmosphere.
Your Syria holidays will be unforgettable because of the country’s unique history, fascinating destinations, and hospitable people.
Join one of our Syria tour packages and travel the country safely with our expertise.
The opportunity of being a Syria tour operator gives us great pleasure since we’re very pleased of promoting this lovely and unique destination. Being a tourist in Syria is quite fascinating because you visit living history with unique religious sites.
Syria Tours & Vacation Packages
Tour to Syria FAQ
Are these trips private tours?
Yes, these Syria tours are made so that only you, your family, and friends will travel together. You will not be traveling to Syria along with people you never met. We also have group tours available if you’re interested.
How much is the price of monument tickets in Syria?
The prices of monument and museum entrances in Syria, taking into consideration that you’re interesting in one of our tours, is not really relevant. All our tours include entrance tickets for the most famous attractions. So you don’t have to worry about this matter.
What is the best way to fly in and out of Syria?
Without a doubt, the best hub to fly to Syria is through Beirut airport – in Lebanon – from where we pick up and drop off in total security. We can pick you up at a place of your choice in Beirut, either your hotel in the morning or directly from the Beirut Airport arrivals gate. You can combine visiting Syria with one of our tours in Lebanon.
How much will the flight tickets for this tour cost?
Prices vary depending on the time of the year, and also in how much in advance you actually purchase your tickets. But usually, we can say that a round-trip ticket from most European cities to Beirute will cost around 250 Euros up to 500 Euros depending on the season. Middle East Airlines, flying in and out of Beirut can be much cheaper, as it is Lebanon’s national carrier.
What is the capital city of Syria?
Syria’s capital is Damascus with a population of approximately 1.7 million people. Many people actually ask “is Syria in Africa” but in fact, Syria is located in the Middle East (Asia), bordering Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq, Jordan, and Israel.
Is Syria a country that is safe to travel?
Our destination manager was in Syria recently preparing this tour, so you can safely enjoy your holidays in Syria. This way we know what to expect and guarantee the best service with reliable updated knowledge. Is Syria a country that is safe to travel is a very important subject in order to fully understand this prime adventure holiday destination. Many parts of Syria are very safe, while other parts of Syria are not safe to travel. Obvsislouy, our Syria tour packages are limited to the safe Government controlled regions, and therefore with us, you can be sure to travel trouble-free. The goal of our adventure travel company is to ensure the best service with maximum safety standards. During your tour in Syria, you will be always accompanied by an English-speaking professional guide and a driver. Both are local people adapted to take you around the country, proudly show you around, and make you have a great time exploring this amazing historical nation. Nevertheless and very important to mention is that you ought to follow your guide orders. Conclusion: Within the Syrian government-controlled regions, the country is safe to visit except for some specific regions that you will not go to during this trip.
How to get a Syria tourist visa?
Most nationalities can make the Syrian visa at the border after having the visa reference number document. When you book our Syria tours, take into account that it takes two weeks for us to order your border security clearance and visa reference number (American passports need to wait two months). Journalists are denied tourist visas. Your passport must be valid for at least six months. After having this number you can easily buy your Syria tourist visa at the border. You will need to exchange money (Euros or Dollars) into Syrian pounds before you enter Syria. You can always exchange the money back if you have some Syrian pounds left at the end of the tour. Our driver for the transfer Beirut-Damascus-Beirut will guide you and help you with all these simple procedures.
Syria tourist attractions
The world’s first alphabet was discovered in Syria, as one of the oldest civilizations in the world was born there. Undoubtedly, Syria is a country to visit now that things have calmed down. Ancestral hammams, the Umayyad Mosque of Damascus, caravanserais, the souks of Aleppo, citadels … in short, we cannot mention all the historical and sumptuous archaeological sites of the country in one single phrase. Another asset of Syria is the variety of landscapes that invite to explore mountain ranges, steppes, valleys, beaches, deserts, and oases. Syria is a privileged adventure destination for lovers of old rocks, fascinating Biblical sites, and history. One can also marvel at other architectural treasures and the cultural life of Damascus street markets for example. We now show you a list of the best tourist attractions that are possible to visit during our tours in Syria.