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. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

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.
[A1] Al Badra'eya Mosque
[A2] Al Dahdaah Graveyard
[A3] Al Harikah Square
[A4] Al Khadraa Palace
[A5] Al Minshieh Park
[A6] Al-Gharbiyya Minaret
[A7] Al-Hamidiyah Souq (must see)
[A8] Al-Tawbah Mosque
[A9] Albzooriyah Market
[B1] Alqtapi House
[B2] Art Café Ninar
[B3] Azm Palace (must see)
[B4] Bab Kisan (The Kisan Gate) (must see)
[B5] Bab Touma Area
[B6] Bab ash-Sharqi (must see)
[B7] Bab el Saghir Cemetery
[B8] Babel Faradees (Gate of Paradise)
[B9] Babel Faraj
[C1] Babel Jaabiyah
[C2] Bardbeg (Moaalaq) Mosque
[C3] Cathedral of St. George Orthodox
[C4] Chapel of Ananias (must see)
[C5] Damascus Citadel (must see)
[C6] Damascus Straight Street (must see)
[C7] Darol Hadeeth Al Ashrafiah
[C8] Darwish Pasha Mosque
[C9] Dheraar Ben Alazwar Mosque
[D1] Eldekka Market
[D2] Fathy Pasha Mosque
[D3] Greek Catholic Patriarchal Cathedral
[D4] Hammam Bakri
[D5] Hareer Souq
[D6] Hejaz Railway Station (must see)
[D7] Khalid al-Azm's Former Residence
[D8] Khalil Haddad
[D9] Khan az-Zeit (must see)
[E1] Madrasah Al-Osrooniah
[E2] Madrassa az-Zahariyya
[E3] Mahmoud Shahin Atelier
[E4] Maktab Anbar (must see)
[E5] Malek Seifoddin Tower
[E6] Mamluk Tengiz's Mosque
[E7] Midhat Basha Bazaar
[E8] Midhat Basha Bazaar (West Entrance)
[E9] Military Museum (must see)
[F1] Minaret of Jesus
[F2] Minaret of the Bride
[F3] Moulaya
[F4] National Museum of Damascus (must see)
[F5] Nordin Old Hospital Museum (Bimaristan) (must see)
[F6] Orthodox Armenian Church
[F7] Oxygen
[F8] Qalaa Garden
[F9] Qasr Naasan
[G1] Roman Arch (must see)
[G2] Roman Temple of Jupiter
[G3] Saladin's Mausoleum (must see)
[G4] Sanjaq Daar Mosque
[G5] Sayyidah Ruqayya Mosque (must see)
[G6] Sebahiya Mosque
[G7] Shukri al-Quwatli House
[G8] Sinan Pasha Mosque
[G9] Soleiman Pasha Market (must see)
[H1] St. Mary's Cathedral
[H2] Statue of Saladin (must see)
[H3] Sultan Sulayman Mosque
[H4] Syrian Catholic Church
[H5] Umayyad Mosque (must see)
[H6] 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
Choose a Hotel*:

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.
The 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.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in Step 2.
Starting Point*: Numeric value only.

Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email. You can change the sights and re-arrange the walk route using the app.
Walk Name*: