in Homs Governorate, Syria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 34.562 and 38.284 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 34° 33' 44" and E 38° 17' 2"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - SYP
- Spoken languages:
- Arabic, Kurdish, Armenian, French, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 08:58 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Asia/Damascus
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:22 am and 4:16 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 5,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Syria.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Syria. Last Update: 2023-12-08 07:22:45
Delve into Tadmur
Tadmur in Homs Governorate with it's 51,015 habitants is a town located in Syria about 135 mi (or 218 km) north-east of Damascus, the country's capital town.
Time in Tadmur is now 08:58 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Damascus with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Tadmur, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Syria is Palmyra Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Syria is Site of Palmyra in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: As Sukhnah, `Uqayribat, As Sab` Biyar, Jubb al Jarrah and Nahiyat as Sab` Biyar. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 60 °F
|Morning Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Evening Temperature||16°C / 61 °F|
|Night Temperature||14°C / 57 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Sunday, 10th of December 2023
15°C (59 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Monday, 11th of December 2023
16°C (61 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Tuesday, 12th of December 2023
15°C (59 °F)
14°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Tadmor prison is located in Tadmur in the deserts of eastern Syria approximately 200 kilometers northeast of Damascus (Tadmor, or Tadmur is the Arabic name for Palmyra). The structures were originally built as military barracks by the French Mandate forces. Tadmor prison was known for harsh conditions, extensive human rights abuse, torture and summary executions.
The Palmyrene Empire (260–273) was a splinter empire, that broke away from the Roman Empire during the Crisis of the Third Century. It encompassed the Roman provinces of Syria Palaestina, Egypt and large parts of Asia Minor. The Palmyrene Empire was ruled by Queen Zenobia for her infant son Vaballathus. The capital of the short-lived empire was the city of Palmyra.
Palmyra District is a district of the Homs Governorate in Syria. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 76,942. The centre of the district is the city of Tadmur.
Fakhr-al-Din al-Maani Castle
Fakhr-al-Din al-Ma'ani Castle or Palmyra Castle is a castle on a high hill overlooking the site of Palmyra, and named for the Druze emir Fakhr-al-Din II, who extended the Druze domains to the region of Palmyra during the 16th century. The castle was probably built by the Mamluks in the 13th century. The castle was surrounded by a moat, with access only available through a drawbridge.
Palmyra Airport is an airport serving Tadmur, a city in Syria.
These districts belong to Tadmur.Popular in vicinity
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Tadmur.
- As Sukhnah
- As Sab` Biyar
- Jubb al Jarrah
- Nahiyat as Sab` Biyar
- Al Qaryatayn
- As Si`in
- Barri ash Sharqi
- Al Furqlus
- Mukharram al Fawqani
- Ath Thawrah
- As Salamiyah
- Al Mansurah
- Ar Riqama
- `Ayn an Nasr
- Al Hamra'
- Al Hajib
- Dayr `Atiyah
- As Sabkhah
- Ar Rastan
- Al Jarniyah
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Palmyre, Tedmor, Palmyra, Tadmor, Tadmur, تدمر, Палмира, Palmira, Palmýra, תדמור, Palmüra, PMS, パルミラ遺跡, Пальмира, 巴尔米拉