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Citadel of Saladin Away from the city of Latakia, 25 km. The way the average quality is getting... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2016
hishamabdullah
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Lattakia, Syria
Qal'at Salah al-Din or Saladin's Castle

The Arabic name of the site is Sahyun, the equivalent to Zion which was later renamed to the... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2012
Amani_Bahy
,
Cairo, Egypt
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24 Mar 2016
“lattakia/syria/”
11 Jul 2012
“Qal'at Salah al-Din or Saladin's Castle”
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25 km east of Lattakia, Lattakia, Syria
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

Citadel of Saladin Away from the city of Latakia, 25 km. The way the average quality is getting worse shortly before arrival, one toward Beautiful nature surrounding the castle and parents and good hosts. Named after the castle in the name of the Islamic leader...More

1  Thank hishamabdullah
Reviewed 12 July 2012

The Arabic name of the site is Sahyun, the equivalent to Zion which was later renamed to the politically correct name of Qal'at Salah Al-Din. It was originally built to guard the route between Latakia and the city of Antioch. Now enough talking about the...More

6  Thank Amani_Bahy
Reviewed 9 March 2010

I'd say yes. Not as easy to find, you might need to ask locals as we needed to, but the scenery around is breathtaking and you do not regret the extra kms you will take to find it. It is well preserved (maybe not as...More

6  Thank Alexx84
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