in Latakia Governorate, Syria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.532 and 35.790 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 31' 54" and E 35° 47' 24"
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: 03:56 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Damascus
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:32 am and 4:23 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: 2023-12-07 08:19:30

Delve into Latakia

Latakia in Latakia Governorate with it's 340,181 habitants is located in Syria about 143 mi (or 229 km) north of Damascus, the country's capital town.

Current time in Latakia is now 03:56 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Damascus with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Latakia, of which 6 are larger airports. The closest airport in Syria is Bassel Al-Assad International Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 20 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Syria is Crac des Chevaliers and Qal’at Salah El-Din in a distance of 58 mi (or 94 km), South-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Hinadi, `Ayn al Bayda, Al Bahluliyah, Jablah and Al Fakhurah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 67 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 16%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 8th of December 2023

20°C (68 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 9th of December 2023

19°C (66 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 10th of December 2023

19°C (66 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay


0,9 mi
00000 Latakia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

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Published: March 09, 2013
Length: 06:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Published: March 02, 2013
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Published: April 25, 2013
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Published: August 12, 2013
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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.


Latakia, or Latakiyah (and often locally transliterated as Lattakia), is the principal port city of Syria, as well as the capital of the Latakia Governorate. In addition to serving as a port, the city is a manufacturing center for surrounding agricultural towns and villages. According to the 2004 official census, the population of the city is 383,786.

Located at 35.5167, 35.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Latakia, Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Syria, Ancient mints, Cities in Syria, Hellenistic colonies, Phoenician cities, Roman sites in Syria, Port cities in Asia, Mediterranean port cities and towns in Syria, Fertile Crescent, Populated places established in the 2nd millennium BC, Populated coastal places in Syria

Al-Assad Stadium

Al-Assad Stadium (also known as Al-Basil Stadium) is a multi-purpose stadium in Latakia, Syria. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 25,000 spectators. The stadium was opened in 1978 and completely renovated in 2004. It is home to Syrian Premier League football clubs Hutteen SC and Tishreen SC. The complex includes a nearby Olympic size swimming and diving pools and a hotel.

Located at 35.5277, 35.7853 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Syria, Buildings and structures in Latakia, Multi-purpose stadiums in Syria

Latakia District

Latakia District is a district of the Latakia Governorate in Syria. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 526,888. The centre of the district is the city of Latakia. Latakia and the surrounding districts became a separate autonomous state under a Mandate given to France by the League of Nations and remained so for two years until its incorporation into the larger, French Mandate of Syria in 1923.

Located at 35.53, 35.78 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Latakia District

Latakia Camp

The Latakia camp is an "unofficial" Palestinian refugee camp located within the municipal boundaries of Latakia on the Mediterranean coast. Established in 1955-1956 on an area of 220,000 square meters, most of the refugees originate from the city of Jaffa and villages in northern Palestine. As of June 2002, the number of registered refugees living in Latakia camp is 6,354. Fishing provides a small income for many refugees.

Located at 35.5078, 35.7958 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places established in 1955, Palestinian refugee camps in Syria, Latakia

Tishreen University

Tishreen University, is a public university located in Latakia, Syria. It is the third largest university in Syria. Established on May 20, 1971.

Located at 35.5233, 35.8078 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1971, Buildings and structures in Latakia, Tishreen University

Port of Latakia

The Port of Latakia is the main seaport in Syria. Located on the Mediterranean Sea in the city of Latakia. The port is the main route in Syria for containers, though it also handles a good deal of metals, machinery, chemicals and food stuffs. In 2004, 5.1m tonnes were unloaded and 1m tonnes were loaded from Latakia port. New quay investments are under way in the port. The port is managed by a semi-autonomous state company.

Located at 35.5133, 35.7706 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ports and harbours of Syria, Latakia, Buildings and structures in Latakia

National Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Latakia

The National Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Latakia is a church in Latakia, Syria. It is a member of the Synod of Syria and Lebanon, and with a capacity of around 400, it is one of the biggest churches in Latakia. The membership is approximately 1000 persons. Weekly activities in the church include the main Sunday service and Sunday school on Fridays, in addition to Bible study and conferences. The church has many teams for Christian songs, theater, and football games.

Located at 35.5186, 35.7731 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Latakia, Churches in Syria

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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