Damascus – Latakia

7  Days 6 Nights

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“رحلة سعيدة

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At a glance

Traveling to Syria is a complex endeavor that demands meticulous preparation and utmost caution. Due to the country’s ongoing political instability, security concerns, and the impact of past conflicts, many nations have issued travel advisories discouraging or even prohibiting travel to Syria. Before contemplating such a journey, it is imperative to stay up-to-date with the latest information provided by your government’s travel advisory, which will help you make an informed decision about the safety and advisability of your trip. If you do decide to go, registering with your embassy is essential, as is acquiring the necessary documentation and permits, given the multifaceted challenges and risks associated with visiting Syria. Collaborating with a reputable travel agency that specializes in this region can be particularly advantageous, as they can assist in navigating the intricate logistics and security intricacies that may arise during your visit. It is of paramount importance to prioritize your safety throughout your journey and to remain vigilant and adaptable, keeping abreast of the evolving situation on the ground at all times.

Trip itinerary

Transfers & Tours


Meet and greet at Damascus International Airport

Drop off Damascus International Airport



Old City of Damascus, Souk Al-Hamidiyah, Umayyad Mosque, Azem Palace, National Musuem of Damascus, Damascus Citadel, Mausoleoum of Saladin, Christian Quarter, Chapel of Saint Ananias, Al Bassel Beach, Saladin Citadel of Latakia, Archaeological Museum of Latakia.

DAYS 1 – 3


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Day One: Arrival and City Tour

  • Arrive at Lebanon International Airport. Take a ride to Syria (1hrs and 30mins)

  • Check-in to your hotel in Damascus.

  • In the evening, take a leisurely walk around the Old City of Damascus and explore the bustling markets, such as Souk Al-Hamidiyah. Visit the Umayyad Mosque, one of the most significant religious sites in the city.

  • Return back to hotel. Lunch and dinner will be decided later with our guide.

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Day Two: Tour Damascus

  • Explore the Azem Palace, an exquisite example of Ottoman architecture.

  • Continue your exploration with a visit to the National Museum of Damascus to learn about Syria’s rich history and culture.

  • Spend your morning at the Damascus Citadel, offering panoramic views of the city.

  • Have lunch at a local restaurant.

  • Visit the Mausoleum of Saladin, a revered historical site.

  • Return back to hotel. Lunch and dinner will be decided later with our guide.

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Day Three: Tour Damascus


  • Start your day with a visit to Tishreen Park, a beautiful green space in Damascus. You can take a leisurely walk, have a picnic, or simply relax in the park’s serene surroundings.

  • Explore the modern side of Damascus by visiting areas like New Damascus and Muhajareen Street. These areas offer a glimpse into contemporary life in the city, with modern architecture, shopping malls, and vibrant street scenes.

  • After spending some time in Tishreen Park, head to Al-Hamra Street, a popular shopping district known for its boutiques, shops, and cafes. It’s an excellent place to pick up souvenirs and enjoy the local atmosphere.

  • Return back to hotel. Lunch and dinner will be decided later with our guide.

DAYS 4 – 8


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Day Five: Check in Latakia

  • Check out of your Damascus hotel and travel to Latakia, which is around a 3-4 hour drive.

  • Check-in to your hotel in Latakia.

  • Relax at Latakia’s Corniche and enjoy the Mediterranean Sea views.

  • Return back to hotel. Lunch and dinner will be decided later with our guide.

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Day Six: Tartus Tour

  • After breakfast in Latakia, set out for a day trip to Tartus, which is about a 30-45 minute drive from Latakia.

  • Visit the historical sites in Tartus, such as the Tartus Citadel, which offers picturesque views of the city and the Mediterranean Sea.

  • Explore the Old City area, including the Tartus Souk, where you can shop for local crafts and souvenirs.

  • Spend some time relaxing on the beaches of Tartus, like Safita Beach or Ras el Bassit Beach.

  • Return back to hotel. Lunch and dinner will be decided later with our guide.

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Day Seven: Latakia Exploration

  • Visit the Saladin Citadel of Latakia, an ancient fortress with historical significance.

  • Explore the Archaeological Museum of Latakia to learn about the region’s history.

  • Have lunch at a local restaurant.

  • Take a leisurely walk around the city, enjoying its laid-back atmosphere and coastal charm.

  • Return back to hotel. Lunch and dinner will be decided later with our guide.

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Day Eight: Transfer to Airport

  • Depending on your departure time, you may have some free time for last-minute activities or shopping.

  • Check out of your hotel in Latakia.

  • Transfer to Lebanon to take flight back to KUL


What’s included

Private tour with private driver and guide

3 star hotel or home-stay accommodation

Meet and greet airport service

Full support from your Travel Concierge before, during and after your trip