1 Day History tour itinerary for Damascus: Witness The Wonders Of This Uprising City
Transition from the old world to the new world as you galavant from one emblematic destination to the another even more charming one. Circuit through the labyrinth of El-Azem Palace, marvel at the splendid architecture of Umayyad Mosque and scan the Souk Al-Hamidiye for a delightful shopping experience.
Beirut to Damascus
Meet and greet your Damascus tour guide at assist at Beirut, proceed to Damascus.then go to visit:
The National Museum: Its visit provides an overview of the civilizations that have succeeded in Syrian soil.It contains statues, seals, jewellery, masks, mosaics, tablets and weavings from the most important sites in the country
Souk Al-Hamidiye: The most beautiful souk of Damascus.Its shops display all sorts of goods, especially clothes, fabrics, pastries and handicrafts.
The Umayyad Mosque: Located in the heart of the Medina, the mosque is distinguished by its prayer room, its courtyard and its walls covered with mosaics.
El-Azem Palace: Not far from the Great Mosque, in the labyrinth of the souk is the palace El-Azem.It is considered as the sumptuous model of the Damascene house whose exterior simplicity and sobriety do not suggest anything about a beautiful and rich interior, with many varieties of flowers, fruit trees and water jets.
Saint Ananian Church: It is of particular importance because it is attached to the memory of Saint [sensitive content]fore his conversion to Christianity, he had a vision here that blinded him for several days and gave him an unshakeable faith.
In the afternoon we’ll explore Damascus’ old town, bazaar, shopping areas and bar/restaurant street.
Finish the tour and head to Beirut.
Single supplement 30$