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Souq al-Hamidiyyeh, Damascus

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A bustling burst of life leading to the center of the old town, Souq al-Hamidiyyeh stands as the central bazaar in the city and one of the most established in Syria. In use for centuries, the market underwent major renovations in 2002. Amble from food vendor to clothing emporium, souvenir shop to local handicraft, making your way to the ancient Roman archway marking the entrance into the heart of Damascus' old town. Plan to see Souq al-Hamidiyyeh and other attractions that appeal to you using our Damascus tour planner.
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  • It's a pleasure for me to visit souq al hamediyyih in Damascus from time to time l feel every time as if it's my first visit , it's an ancient souq full of parts , one for kitchen and houseware anothe...  more »
  • Souk al hamidiya is one of the oldiest souks in the world. It is situated in the centre of the old city in Damascus... It concludes more than 50 market where you can buy antika thing or a cultural thi...  more »
  • Don't attend long years but the atmosphere In this great Souk vendors are all friends and smells between the spices and coffee make the visit unforgettable
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