in Rif-dimashq Governorate, Syria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
33.537 and 36.366 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 33° 32' 13" and E 36° 21' 58"
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: 04:49 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Damascus
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:18 am and 4:26 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: 2023-11-29 08:14:52

Discover ‘Irbīn

‘Irbīn in Rif-dimashq Governorate with it's 42,474 citizens is a city in Syria a little north-east of Damascus, the country's capital city.

Local time in ‘Irbīn is now 04:49 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Damascus with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports in the vicinity of ‘Irbīn, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Syria is Damascus International Airport in a distance of 12 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 Ancient City of Damascus in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), South-West. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Harasta, Kafr Batna, Douma, Al Mulayhah and Jaramana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 13°C / 56 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 49%
Air Pressure 1021 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 19% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Thursday, 30th of November 2023

15°C (60 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 1st of December 2023

16°C (61 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 2nd of December 2023

17°C (63 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay


4,4 mi
303 01 Damaskus

Time Information

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


4,6 mi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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

دفن الشهيد بإذن الله الشاب أحمد عدنان عطايا 17-3-2014

Published: March 17, 2014
Length: 48:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: المكتب الحقوقي سقبا

المكتب الحقوقي مدينة سقبا Legal Office of the City of Saqba https://www.facebook.com/L.O.C.Saqba2011.

جثمان الشهيد البطل أحمد معراوي

Published: October 24, 2013
Length: 21:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: المكتب الحقوقي سقبا

L.O.C.S: #Syria #Saqba #سقبا #المكتب_الحقوقي #شهيد ||23-10-2013 --------------------------------------------------- وَلَا تَحْسَبَنَّ الَّذِينَ...

موارات الشهيد البطل أحمد المعراوي الثرى

Published: October 23, 2013
Length: 00:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: المكتب الحقوقي سقبا

L.O.C.S: #Syria #Saqba #سقبا #المكتب_الحقوقي #شهيد ||23-10-2013 --------------------------------------------------- وَلَا تَحْسَبَنَّ الَّذِينَ...

Fierce clashes to prevent the advance of Assad's gangs into Joاشتباكات عنيفة لمنع تقدم عصابات الاسد

Published: August 16, 2013
Length: 57:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: لواء القعقاع بن عمرو التميمي

ألوية الحبيب المصطفى - لواء القعقاع بن عمرو التميمي - المكتب الاعلامي al-Habib al-Mustafa Brigades - Al-Qa'qa' ibn 'Amr at-Tamimi...

Combatants side of the Free Syrian Army, Harasta damascus 8/11/2012

Published: November 09, 2012
Length: 10:19 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: fightforfreesyria

Combatants side of the Free Syrian Army agains bashar alassad forces in Harasta, northeastern suburb of Damascus. 8/11/2012.

+18 2013/10/11 Damascus : Saqba : Martyr Mohamed Waleed Saadeddin

Published: October 11, 2013
Length: 53:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: abdulmohsen saadeddin

سقبا 27-07-2013 الدعاء للشهيد محمود زياد الدقي (أبو زيد) ولحظة خروجه من المسجد

Published: July 27, 2013
Length: 04:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SaqbaRevo0

Syria #Saqba #سقبا 27-07-2013 الدعاء للشهيد محمود زياد الدقي (أبو زيد) ولحظة خروجه من المسجد https://youtu.be/IDs2uwJYvok.

سقبا 20-06-2014 مظاهرة الأحرار 3 بعد صلاة الجمعة في جمعة غوطة دمشق صمود يحتاج لدعم

Published: June 20, 2014
Length: 04:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SaqbaRevo0

Syria #Saqba #تنسيقية #سقبا 20-06-2014 أحرار سقبا الشموخ يخرجون في مظاهرة رائعة سريعة بعد الصلاة سائلين الله أن ينصر...

الجيش الحر يستولي على مواقع هامة في الغوطة الشرقية وفرحة عارمة في الشارع 24 نوفمبر، 2013

Published: November 24, 2013
Length: 09:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ali Hassan

الجيش الحر يستولي على مواقع هامة في الغوطة الشرقية وفرحة عارمة في الشارع بعد فك الحصار عن الغوطة 24 نوفمبر، 2013.

الجزيرة || وثائقي ذبح بلا دم

Published: September 01, 2013
Length: 45:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: The Syrian 92

وثائقي بيحكي عن المجزرة الكيماوية التي حدثت في الغوطتين الشرقية والغربية في 21-8-2013 وأسفرت عن أكثر من 1500 شهيد...

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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.


Harasta, also known as Harasta al-Basal, is a city and northeastern suburb of Damascus, Rif Dimashq, Syria. Harasta has an altitude of 702 meters. It has a population of 38,184 as of 2007, making it the 43rd largest city per geographical entity in Syria.

Located at 33.5667, 36.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Syria, Populated places in Douma District, Suburbs of Damascus

Douma, Syria

Douma is a city in Syria. Its centre is about 10 km north-east of the centre of Damascus. Being the centre of Rif Dimashq governorate (which completely surrounds the Damascus Governorate), the town is also the administrative centre of Douma District. During the Syrian unrest, Douma has been a major flashpoint and has witnessed numerous demonstrations against the Syrian government and armed clashes against the Syrian Army and Security forces.

Located at 33.5723, 36.4018 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Syria, Populated places in Douma District

Douma District

Douma is a Syrian district administratively belonging to Rif Dimashq Governorate, located to the north of the capital Damascus. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 433,719. Its administrative centre is the city of Douma.

Located at 33.5723, 36.4018 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Douma District

Jobar Synagogue

The Jobar Synagogue was a 2,000 year-old synagogue located in the suburb of Jobar, Damascus. It was built in commemoration of the biblical prophet Elijah, and has been a place of Jewish pilgrimage for many centuries. It also is the burial-place of a wonder-working sage of the sixteenth century.

Located at 33.526, 36.3351 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Synagogues in Syria, Jewish pilgrimage sites, Buildings and structures in Damascus, Ancient synagogues, Synagogues in the Ottoman Empire, Destroyed synagogues


Qaboun is a neighbourhood of Damascus, Syria.

Located at 33.55, 36.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighborhoods of Damascus

Districts of the same city

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Aarbîl, Irbine, Arbine, ‘Irbīn, عربين, Irbin