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Nice

Like it to much. Walking between these ancient and enjoy the beauty of view. Nice weather and... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
JavadAbbasi
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Shiraz, Iran
beautiful walk

I walked down this canyon in summer 2010 and it was a wonderful experience. We did not plan on... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
Nicole A
,
Doha, Qatar
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2 Jun 2017
“Nice”
22 May 2016
“beautiful walk”
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Maaloula, Syria
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Like it to much. Walking between these ancient and enjoy the beauty of view. Nice weather and lovely village

1  Thank JavadAbbasi
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I walked down this canyon in summer 2010 and it was a wonderful experience. We did not plan on hiking that day, but after visiting the monastery we decided to take a look. We did not walk down the entire trail, but what we did...More

Thank Nicole A
Reviewed 4 September 2009

The two sides of this canyon, like that of the Siq at Petra in Jordan, have been near-perfectly split, like two halves of a giant zipper, by tectonic forces. It is a short and easy walk from the upper entry down to St Thecla Monastery....More

2  Thank Geoff_from_Oz
Reviewed 16 July 2009

This is a part of the christian orthodox pilgrimage program. Believed to be where the mountain opened up to save saint Takla, the aramaic syrian girl (and an important orthodox Saint) escaping the roman soldiers about to capture her in the first century.

2  Thank eddnash
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