As Sīsnīyah
in Tartus Governorate, Syria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.781 and 36.143 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 46' 51" and E 36° 8' 34"
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: 02:40 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Damascus
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:39 am and 7:44 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: 2024-07-23 08:23:02

Discover As Sīsnīyah

As Sīsnīyah in Tartus Governorate is a city in Syria about 88 mi (or 142 km) north of Damascus, the country's capital city.

Local time in As Sīsnīyah is now 02:40 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Damascus with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of As Sīsnīyah, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Syria is Bassel Al-Assad International Airport in a distance of 44 mi (or 71 km), North. 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 7 mi (or 11 km), East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Satita, Al Bariqiyah, As Safsafah, Ra's al Khashufah and Ad Duraykish. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 42%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 24th of July 2024

32°C (89 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 25th of July 2024

31°C (88 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 26th of July 2024

30°C (87 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

Crac des Chevaliers

Published: January 28, 2009
Length: 15:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: pietracek

Crac des Chevaliers, Syria, summer 2007.

Bdada - Syria

Published: September 30, 2010
Length: 34:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: John Hajjar

تقع بلدة بدادا على بعد /10/ كم إلى الشرق من صافيتا ، وفي الطريق الذي يصل بين صافيتا ومشتى الحلو، وأعلى نقطة...

Bdada - Syria

Published: October 01, 2010
Length: 24:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: John Hajjar

يا ضيعة ما بعوفك يوم تقع بلدة بدادا على بعد /10/ كم إلى الشرق من صافيتا ، وفي الطريق الذي يصل بين صافيتا ومشتى...

First Cob Wall in Madhala Village

Published: August 21, 2012
Length: 03:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ziad Chawkat

A group of Madhala Village residents working together on, possibly the first cob wall in the region in decades. This wall is an attempt on reviving a traditional building methods.

حمص:: تلكلخ:: حرق المنازل في أول أيام عيد الأضحى 26/10/2012

Published: October 27, 2012
Length: 23:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: talkalakhRevolution

حرق المنازل في تلكلخ في أول أيام عيد الأضحى المبارك من قبل عصابات الأسد والشبّيحة.

Krak des Chevaliers

Published: December 26, 2010
Length: 34:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: StewalMr

archaeological area in aandqet Akkar Lebanon st. saba

Published: August 21, 2011
Length: 11:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Elias Daher

archaeological area in aandqet Akkar Lebanon st. saba المنطقة الأثرية في عندقت عكار لبنان مار سابا.

مشوار بالمشتاية تحت المطر

Published: December 01, 2014
Length: 02:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Wajdi Alskaf

مجموعة صور قمت بالتقاطها في قريتي المشتاية أثناء هطول المطر في أول يوم من كانون الأول لعام 2014 مع أغنية بليل...

بلدة المشتاية

Published: July 14, 2010
Length: 34:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: المشتاية Almishtaya

فيديو مجموعة لقطات من المشتاية مع أغنية حلوة يا بلدي.

بهاء اليوسف نبع الشير

Published: June 24, 2018
Length: 05:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: نبع الشير alsheer

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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.


Safita is a city in Tartous Governorate, northwestern Syria, located to the southeast of Tartous and to the northwest of Krak des Chevaliers. The city has a population of 33,000 and is almost equally splited between Greek Orthodox Christians and Alawites. It's situated atop three hills and the valleys between them, in the Syrian Coastal Mountain Range.

Located at 34.8167, 36.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Syria, Populated places in Safita District

Chastel Blanc

Chastel Blanc was built by the Knights Templar during the Crusades upon prior fortifications. Constructed on the middle hill of Safita's three hills, it offers a commanding view of the surrounding countryside, and was a major part of the network of Crusader fortifications in the area. From the roof, one can see from the Mediterranean Sea to the snow-covered mountains of Lebanon, and Tripoli.

Located at 34.8206, 36.1169 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Crusader castles, Castles in Syria, Knights Templar, Buildings and structures in Tartus Governorate

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sīsanīyah, Sīsnīyah, Sisniyé, As Sīsnīyah, Sisnîyé, سيسنية, السيسنية