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Beautiful Rockside Village

Maaloula is a quiet, beautiful little town with houses layered into the rock side of the mountain... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rwyhuang
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A pictoresque Christian village in Syria

Ma'lula is a majorly Christian village in mountainous, desert region between Damascus and Homs. It... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2019
MathiasS75
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2 weeks ago
“Beautiful Rockside Village”
Apr 13, 2019
“A pictoresque Christian village in Syria”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Maaloula is a quiet, beautiful little town with houses layered into the rock side of the mountain. The village is undergoing restoration efforts after the war, but is really beautiful to visit still. I visited the canyon trail (15 minute walk from the cathedral up...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

Worth a look Some war damage now Nice people Nice church’s Good cold beer in the small shop Recommended

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019

Ma'lula is a majorly Christian village in mountainous, desert region between Damascus and Homs. It is located in a place where the rocky ground raises steeply then descends gently, there's a nice view. There's a small canyon there, albeit much less attractive than the one...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MathiasS75
Reviewed June 2, 2017

I'm in love with this village. Just wait to war get over and return to this lovely village. And already miss it

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank JavadAbbasi
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Maaloula is a village near damascus, in his countryside on 1500m height.My origine is this village.It's a quiet place😍

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Jad S
Reviewed November 26, 2010

A lovely christian village where they are one of the few minorities in the world that still speak the mother tongue of Christ - aramaic. If you like historical places and oriental christian places you will love this place. Make sure to visit the churches...More

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