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Damascus Center, Damascus

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Historic Site Tourist Spot
During the war in 2013, Damascus Center found itself on the UNESCO’s list of World Heritage in Danger. This ancient center dates back to 3rd millennium BCE and features more than 100 monuments from different centuries. Many visitors seek out the imporant mosque from 8th century. Take a stroll around this ancient part of the city, and after going through different historical periods, visit cafes, and restaurants to get to know the culture and try some local dishes. Plan your Damascus Center visit and explore what else you can see and do in Damascus using our Damascus vacation route planner.
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  • Plenty of clothes shopping and souvenirs everywhere. Traffic is chaotic though but luckily most places are within walking distance. If you want to get a taxi you should agree on a price before you get...  more »
  • Damascus is where your heart belongs, It's just sad I had to leave it for a long time, this city is really full of history that can take you thousands of years back. "before the war" It was really saf...  more »
  • We were there on Feb 2001 me and my wife we had beautiful moments in Damascus, the city was very old with different kind of civilization, Amawi Mosque was one of the place we have to visit it was wond...  more »
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