North-West of Aleppo Walking Tour, Aleppo

The northwestern area of Aleppo is a beautiful district with a number of interesting sights to attract the visitor. You can find several magnificent mosques in this part of town, for example, and there are beautiful parks and Arabic restaurants too. Take our Northwestern Aleppo Walking Tour to see the best spots in the area.
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North-West of Aleppo Walking Tour Map

Guide Name: North-West of Aleppo Walking Tour
Guide Location: Syria » Aleppo (See other walking tours in Aleppo)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 8
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.0 km
Author: vickyc
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Al Siddique Mosque

1) Al Siddique Mosque

The Al Siddique Mosque attracts lots of tourists because of its archetypal Arabic architecture. Once you have seen the other ancient mosques in Old Town Aleppo, take a trip here to see this truly Syrian house of...   view more
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Grand Station Restaurant

2) Grand Station Restaurant

The Grand Station Restaurant is a large modern restaurant located near the railway station. It offers a huge range of Oriental dishes, including Syrian and Bangladeshi dishes. American, Australian and Austrian favorites can also be found here. Whatever you choose, you are sure to enjoy this restaurant’s very low...   view more
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Al Fateh Mosque

3) Al Fateh Mosque

The Al Fateh Mosque is a large, beautiful edifice that was built in true Arabic architectural style. You can admire its high towers, columns and domes from the street level, where the mosque stands prominently in between residential buildings surrounding...   view more
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Alintaj Souq

4) Alintaj Souq

One thing you must do on your trip to Syria is visit one of Aleppo’s markets, known as souqs. Considered among the best of their kind in the whole country, these markets offer all kinds of goods including fabrics, clothes, perfumes, silver, herbs, spices and...   view more
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Al Sabeel Mosque

5) Al Sabeel Mosque

The Al Sabeel Mosque stands out from the outside because of its tall tower. Once inside, you will notice the distinctively Arabic vaulted ceilings. This mosque, which is also set in a residential area, attracts many worshipers from the local...   view more
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Franciscan Church and School

6) Franciscan Church and School

This complex is the Christian religious and educational center of the city. Occupying a large section of the area, this group of buildings make for a pleasant and unusual architectural sight. Both the church and school buildings impress with their classic design, more commonly seen in the...   view more
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Al-Rahman Mosque

7) Al-Rahman Mosque

The Al-Rahman-Mosque is the largest mosque in northwestern Aleppo. Built in modern Arabic style, it makes for quite a sight with its enormous dome and six towers. The dome is richly decorated, as are the two tall and four small towers. The interior of this important house of worship is no less...   view more
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Al Sabil Public Park

8) Al Sabil Public Park

The Al-Sabil Park is a 6-hectare long-standing urban park with a rectangular shape. Its fountains and monuments make it a beautiful place to walk around in. The park was opened in 1895, under the Ottoman ruler of Aleppo; wāli Raif Pasha. It was named after a water-drinking fountain called Sabil ad-darawish, located on the area where the park was founded. In May 2007, new dancing water fountains were installed at the centre of the park. Look out for the unusual fountain in the western corner of...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia

Walking Tours in Aleppo, Syria

Create Your Own Walk in Aleppo

Create Your Own Walk in Aleppo

Creating your own self-guided walk in Aleppo is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Northern Aleppo Walking Tour

Northern Aleppo Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.4 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.6 km
Aleppo Daily Life Walking Tour

Aleppo Daily Life Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 km
Aleppo Religious Sights Tour

Aleppo Religious Sights Tour

The beautiful city of Aleppo in northern Syria is home to a number of great religious sights. While as you may expect, the majority of local population is Muslim, the city is also home to one of the wealthiest Christian communities in the East. As a result, there are many impressive churches as well as grand mosques to see in Aleppo on this tour.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.4 km