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Krak des Chevalier

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Stunning Historic Crusader Castle

This place is breathtaking. Just watching from afar across the valley is stunning already. As a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rwyhuang
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Toronto, Canada
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When visiting Syria this is a ‘must see’ attraction and...

The Krak Des Chevaliers is in my humble opinion the best preserved Crusader Castle in the world and... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2019
THOMASFROMDAMASCUS
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Damascus, Syria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is breathtaking. Just watching from afar across the valley is stunning already. As a crusader castle, it has so much history, and you can see that through walking through each of the extensive sections - the defensive, the offensive, where soldiers slept, where...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed July 22, 2019

The Krak Des Chevaliers is in my humble opinion the best preserved Crusader Castle in the world and in the words of TE Lawrence: “The Finest Castle in the World”. When visiting Syria this is a ‘must see’ attraction and should not be missed on...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

It's simply one of the best castles you'll ever see. It has lots of history at every corner. I'll recommend that you book a tour guide as that will help you understand more about the history of the castle.

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank zMoondanceR
Reviewed August 3, 2015

I have visited this Crusader castle twice, the first time in 2002, before the war which has ravaged the country. At that time, it was a very popular tourist destination, one of the must-see sights of Syria. However, during the war, the castle and the...More

Date of experience: May 2015
8  Thank margaret h
Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is an amazing fortress I want to come back to one day with my son. It's huge and each stone there smells of centuries. I visited it back in 2007. I do wish the day will come for this place to open its doors...More

Date of experience: June 2013
2  Thank Evginka
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