Aleppo Citadel, Aleppo

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A major attraction within a large World Heritage Site, Aleppo Citadel rises up dramatically above the surrounding area as one of the biggest castles in the world. In its current form since the 13th century, the citadel features several highly decorated halls allowing a glimpse into the area's rich history and the many civilizations that thrived in this part of the world. Put Aleppo Citadel into our Aleppo trip itinerary planning website to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Aleppo.
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  • Visitite Syria in 2007 and feel deeply that they have had and have to pass the people left there, which have had to move. My experience was wonderful the people were very friendly, helpful, generous. And to say the impressive Citadel and the market was so authentic that it seemed that had been quedao stopped in time, covered, with the streets of developed land and jobs...
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  • Ancient citadel,Through all wars this castle has been steadfast for thousands of years,Built by the Umayyads and then owned by Saif al-Dawah al-Hamdani  more »
  • Excellent place which offers a great view of the city. Was in 2012. The city struck a mixture of modern life and ancient times.
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