Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Damascus, Syria

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Category*:
Al Badra'eya Mosque
Al Dahdaah Graveyard
Al Harikah Square
Al Khadraa Palace
Al Minshieh Park
Al-Gharbiyya Minaret
Al-Hamidiyah Souq (must see)
Al-Tawbah Mosque
Albzooriyah Market
Alqtapi House
Art Café Ninar
Azm Palace (must see)
Bab Kisan (The Kisan Gate) (must see)
Bab Touma Area
Bab ash-Sharqi (must see)
Bab el Saghir Cemetery
Babel Faradees (Gate of Paradise)
Babel Faraj
Babel Jaabiyah
Bardbeg (Moaalaq) Mosque
Cathedral of St. George Orthodox
Chapel of Ananias (must see)
Damascus Citadel (must see)
Damascus Straight Street (must see)
Darol Hadeeth Al Ashrafiah
Darwish Pasha Mosque
Dheraar Ben Alazwar Mosque
Eldekka Market
Fathy Pasha Mosque
Greek Catholic Patriarchal Cathedral
Hammam Bakri
Hareer Souq
Hejaz Railway Station (must see)
Khalid al-Azm's Former Residence
Khalil Haddad
Khan az-Zeit (must see)
Madrasah Al-Osrooniah
Madrassa az-Zahariyya
Mahmoud Shahin Atelier
Maktab Anbar (must see)
Malek Seifoddin Tower
Mamluk Tengiz's Mosque
Midhat Basha Bazaar
Midhat Basha Bazaar (West Entrance)
Military Museum (must see)
Minaret of Jesus
Minaret of the Bride
Moulaya
National Museum of Damascus (must see)
Nordin Old Hospital Museum (Bimaristan) (must see)
Orthodox Armenian Church
Oxygen
Qalaa Garden
Qasr Naasan
Roman Arch (must see)
Roman Temple of Jupiter
Saladin's Mausoleum (must see)
Sanjaq Daar Mosque
Sayyidah Ruqayya Mosque (must see)
Sebahiya Mosque
Shukri al-Quwatli House
Sinan Pasha Mosque
Soleiman Pasha Market (must see)
St. Mary's Cathedral
Statue of Saladin (must see)
Sultan Sulayman Mosque
Syrian Catholic Church
Umayyad Mosque (must see)
Yalboogha Mosque

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:

Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates


Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
Tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
Starting Point*: Numeric value.


Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with email address, in the fields below. You will get instructions by email for retrieving your custom walk within the GPSmyCity app. You can fine-tune the walk's route within the app by re-ordering the sights manually.
Walk Name*:
Email*: