in Homs Governorate, Syria

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Location Summary
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: 10:14 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Damascus
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:25 am and 7:40 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Syria in Western Asia

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: 2024-07-14 08:23:34

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 10:14 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Damascus with an UTC offset of 3 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: 36°C / 96 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 94 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 26%
Air Pressure 999 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 18 km/h (11 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 15th of July 2024

35°C (95 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 16th of July 2024

37°C (99 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 17th of July 2024

38°C (100 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay


1,8 mi
Damascus Road
00963 Palmyra/Tadmur

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Syrien - Palmyra

Published: May 18, 2010
Length: 40:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Lars Hoffmann

Das antike Palmyra gehört zu den bedeutesten Ausgrabungsstätten Syriens und steht auf der Liste des UNESCO-Weltkulturerbes. Die Siedlung, Tempel und Gräber decken weitläufiges Areal ab....

Palmyra Ruins تدمر‎ - Syria سوريا

Published: January 04, 2014
Length: 54:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rndomn8

Welcome to the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria. Syria,سوريا‎,Sūriyā,سورية,Sūrīyah,ܣܘܪܝܐ,سوریه,Sûrî,Syrian Arab Republic,Шам,Sirië,Syrie,ሶርያ,Siria,Сири...

Palmyre - Bombardement du temple de Bel مدينة تدمر اثار الدمار على معبد بل

Published: March 06, 2013
Length: 48:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Protect Syrian Archaeology

Palmyre : états de lieux du temple de bel après le bombardement. اثار الدمار الذي تعرض له معبد بل بسبب القصف. Protect Syrian Archaeology صفحة حماية...

Syria - Palmyra - سوريا

Published: September 08, 2010
Length: 30:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tony M

Palmyra (Arabic: تدمر Tadmur‎) was an ancient Arab city, In the old times it was an important city of central Syria, located in an oasis 215 km northeast of Damascus and 180 km southwest...

Temple of Bel Complex at Palmyra in Syria

Published: December 30, 2013
Length: 53:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rndomn8

Welcome to the ruins of the Temple of Bel Sanctuary at Palmyra in Syria. Syria,سوريا‎,Sūriyā,سورية,Sūrīyah,ܣܘܪܝܐ,سوریه,Sûrî,Syrian Arab Republic,Шам,Sirië,Syrie,...

تدمر تقرير لقناة الجزيرة عن آثار مدينة تدمر Destruction of Palmyra

Published: April 08, 2013
Length: 35:53 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Protect Syrian Archaeology

Association for the protection of Syrian archaeology جمعية حماية الآثار السورية https://www.facebook.com/apsa2011.

PALMYRA La ciudad de la Reina Zenobia

Published: June 16, 2009
Length: 05:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Recorrido por una ciudad misteriosa primordial en la mitica Ruta de la Seda. Palmyra, un viaje entre la historia y la leyenda.

Palmira I Palmyra - Film 2 of 2

Published: January 13, 2008
Length: 51:24 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: tozo333

Palmira, Syria. Najlepiej zachowane antyczne miasto z wielką świątynią Bela (I w ne). Przez miasto przebiega główna ulica decumanus, otoczona kolumnadą z konsolami na których kiedyś...

Palmyra en ruinby i Syrien, 2010

Published: March 19, 2015
Length: 27:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: vasili frang

Palmyra war in der Antike eine wichtige Stadt des zentralen Syrien. Seit Jahrhunderten ist die lebenswichtige Station für Karawanen, die durch die syrische Wüste geführt und wurde bekannt...

Palmyra, Syria

Published: November 24, 2013
Length: 50:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Henk Sebregts

Video with images of Palmyra an ancient trading place and caravan stop for travellers crossing the Syrian desert. Many of the remaining monuments date from the Roman period. The most striking...

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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

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.

Located at 34.5589, 38.2853 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct prisons in Syria, Torture in Syria, Buildings and structures in Homs Governorate

Palmyrene Empire

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.

Located at 34.56, 38.2672 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
273 disestablishments, States and territories established in 260, Crisis of the Third Century, History of Syria, Former countries in the Middle East, Roman Empire, Palmyra, Former empires

Tadmur District

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.

Located at 34.55, 38.2667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tadmur District

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.

Located at 34.5628, 38.2569 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Syria, Buildings and structures in Palmyra, 13th-century architecture

Palmyra Airport

Palmyra Airport is an airport serving Tadmur, a city in Syria.

Located at 34.5575, 38.3169 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Syria, Buildings and structures in Homs Governorate

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